Wednesday, 29 February 2012

Lisbon or Lisboa May - June Cruise 2011 Continued

 This blog continues in the Belam area of Lisbon  first three are within the grounds and gardens close to the maritime museum, then across the road to the Monuemt of the Discoveries, it isa modem scalpture by the river side, in the shape of a caravel with historic figures who were involved in the discovery of the New Lands Prince Henry is on the prow!! There is an elevator inside the monument with panoramic views of the area...

Monday, 20 February 2012

Lisbon or Lisboa May - June Cruise 2011

 We are still in the City centre for the first 11 photos the remaining 8 photos are close to the river Tagus and in the area known as Belem this is where Vasco da Gama set sail for the New World. The photos shown are of the Maritime Museum and grounds close to the Monument of the Discoveries which will be my next blog situated on the banks of the Tagus river!! 

Monday, 13 February 2012

LISBON on our cruise May - June 2011

These first 16 photos were taken on the approach to Lisbon then in the main shopping area, with it's squares. statues, strange lifts with new and old building all mixed together, there will be more photos of this area of Lisbon in the next post.  

Sunday, 5 February 2012

Alicante last year on cruise continuation of our cruise 2011

Alicante, was beautiful and clean very friendly people. Would loved to have stayed longer just sitting on the prom watching the world go by.. This was the cruise ships first time of calling and I hope it makes many more visits..