Wellness Travel Around Cyprus: Sun, Sea and Some Serious Sightseeing

By Marina Aagaard, MFT. Photos: Henrik Elstrup and Marina Aagaard A beautiful and interesting place for a holiday: Cyprus. Take a tour around the country, check out the coastline, walk, swim, dive or surf, hike or bike in the mountains. And of course visit Pafos, the former Roman capital, on the UNESCO World Culture Heritage …

The B-Side of Bergen and 50 Shades of Grey

By Marina Aagaard, MFE Nice. Back in Bergen for a weekend; a work weekend that is, if you can call group exercise instructor instruction work? Sailing into Bergen harbour, excitement is building; interesting views of mixed old and new buildings and ships complete with a mountainous  backdrop. Bergen, the city of the seven mountains, is …

Cool Cruise Event: See African Continent

By Marina Aagaard, MFE Mediterranean Cruise Day 5: Excursion Day Tunis, Tunisia The DAILY program a.m. offers only a Morning Walk in Tunis – apart from the usual daily fitness, spa, pools, sports equipment and games on your own. So it is easy to make your mind up. Mine was made up even before this cruise …

Crema de la Cruise: Rome, Roma Romantica

By Marina Aagaard, MFE Mediterranean Cruise Day 3: Excursion Day Rome An alluring DAILY program today with sports and games plus stretching and aerobics as well as table soccer tournament etcetera; endless on board action. But ... anyone NOT for Rome??? Arrival 07:00 Civitavecchia. All on board 17:30. Departure 18:00. Civitavecchia is a small town …

Cruise Compulsory: In the Footsteps of Cristoforo Colombo

By Marina Aagaard, MFT Mediterranean Cruise Day 2: Excursion Day Genoa According to the DAILY program of today, it is not necessary to leave the ship at all: Daytime: Sunbathing, sports, gaming, fitness, wellness, spa treatments and more. More than plenty to see, do and eat. But port of today is a must-see; on your …