If you’ve read my other posts about cruising the Mediterranean and the things you need to know beforehand, hopefully, you’ll be getting excited about boarding the ship for the first time. A lot of people (myself included before I did my first cruise) make the assumption that there isn’t much to do onboard and that the cruise is all about the places you go to – the destinations, rather than the journey. One of the coolest things about a cruise, as the old saying goes, is that the journey IS the destination.
I can’t deny that I was excited about visiting Spain, Gibraltar, France and Italy all in the same trip. But what really surprised me was just how much there was to do on the ship itself! By the end of the trip we’d had 2 days at sea, and I could happily have had an extra day