Adriatic Cruise – Rome to Venice Italy, Holland America Line – Westerdam.

June 28 – July 10 2017.


Day 0: June 28 – Civitavecchia, Italy

Set sail for Messina Italy.

(Sea miles 0 nautical miles, Total 0 nautical miles)


Day 1: June 29 – Messina, Italy

Cruising Strait of Messina

(Sea miles 296 nautical miles, Total 296 nautical miles)


Day 2: June 30 – Valletta, Malta

(Sea miles 151 nautical miles, Total 447 nautical miles)


Day 3: July 1 – Gozo (Mgarr), Malta

Tendered into port.

(Sea miles 13.7 nautical miles, Total 460.7 nautical miles)


Day 4: July 2 – At Sea


Day 5: July 3 – Kerkira, Greece

(Sea miles 376 nautical miles, Total 836.7 nautical miles)


Day 6: July 4 – Dubrovnik, Croatia

(Sea miles 213 nautical miles, Total 1,049.7 nautical miles)


Day 7: July 5 – Kotor, Montenegro

Tendered into port.

(Sea miles 41 nautical miles, Total 1,090.7 nautical miles)


Day 8: July 6 – Korcula, Croatia

Tendered into port.

(Sea miles 90 nautical miles, Total 1,180.7 nautical miles)


Day 9: July 7 – Split, Croatia

Tendered into port.

(Sea miles 102 nautical miles, Total 1,282.7 nautical miles)


Day 10: July 8 – Koper, Slovenia

(Sea miles 232 nautical miles, Total 1,514.7 nautical miles)


Day 11: July 9 – Venice, Italy

Pictured above is our ship docked next to a sailing ship.

(Sea miles 100 nautical miles, Total 1614.7 nautical miles)


Day 12: July 10 – Venice, Italy

This is one of the tenders that we took from ship to shore in a number of ports as we where to large to dock.

Left the ship in the morning and took the train back to Lucca.


(photos coming soon)