Mediterranean cruises often include departures, disembarkation or stopovers in Rome. To be more precise: cruise ships do not dock in Rome but in the medium-sized city, which is almost 70 kilometers away Civitavecchia on. In such cases, a trip to Rome is usually on the passengers' agenda.
Greece's capital Athens is really not a small city. About three million people live in the metropolitan area.
Over and over! Malta's old English-made buses are long gone. The oldtimers, which were aged a quarter of a century ago, regularly made us smile. The drivers decorated “their” bus with family photos, photos of their favorite animals, curtains or images of saints.