A Mediterranean cruise is one of best cruises to enjoy a little bit of everything. From gorgeous sandy beaches, to incredible cities, short flight times and the opportunity to see a lot of culture, it’s easy to see why the Mediterranean is one of the world’s most popular cruising destinations. Here are the best places to visit on a Mediterranean cruise:
Italy’s historic capital is one of the world’s most impressive cities with stunning architecture and fantastic food to enjoy. Indulge in a true Italian pizza then hit the Coliseum where heroic gladiators once fought to the death before finishing off the say with a delicious scoop of gelato.
Greece’s most trendy and fashionable island, Mykonos is a jewel in the Mediterranean crown and a must call at cruising destination. Get lost wandering through the beautiful white cobbled streets and stop for an obligatory photo in front of the famous pelicans. Don’t forget to pick up some souvenirs from the hundreds of gorgeous shops selling everything from designer handbags to handmade jewelry and traditional Greek dress.
Beautiful Barcelona is one of Spain’s most iconic cities. The perfect mix of sands and city life, whether you want a day lazing on a gorgeous beach or spend your day sipping trendy cocktails at a cosmopolitan bar, Barcelona has it all. From Gaudi’s inspiring artwork which is dotted about the city to the famous Sagrada Familia, Barcelona is a city you can’t fail to fall in love with no matter what your interests and a must call at destination.
The coolest of the Balearic Islands, calling at Ibiza is a must on many Mediterranean cruises. Beautiful Ibiza town is worlds away from the partying districts and a beautiful white washed town packed with beachside bistros and charming cobbled streets. Find a spacious courtyard where you can enjoy tapas and a white wine watching the sun set.
Italy’s most romantic city, calling at Venice is a must for any cruiser. Home to the gorgeous gondola ride, the city on water is a couples haven with Harry’s Bar just waiting for you to nip in and order a Bellini. Enjoy the city where George Clooney celebrated his nuptials and make sure to get your photo taken in St Mark’s square.
With so many incredible destinations in the Mediterranean its popularity as a cruising destination is unrivaled. Head there with the Bolsover Cruise Club today.