June 6th, 2013 arrived in Rome. Stayed two nights at Lancelot Hotel four blocks from the Coliseum. Tour guide Sabrina Lombardi took us on a tour of the Vatican. On June 8th we took the train to Venice, Italy then boarded Nieuw Amsterdam cruise ship. On Saturday the 15th we lunched with the Youngs and walked for hours then returned to the Vatican to catch a bus back to the ship.

12 day Mediterranean Cruise from Venice, Italy to Barcelona, Spain