Tag: Turkey

Europe, Ports

Port Postcard: A friendly game in Turkey

Boys will be boys … a pick-up soccer game kept these Istanbul, Turkey youths busy on a fall day, Oct. 29, 2009....

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Europe, Royal Caribbean

In Port Today: Splendour in Turkey

Royal Caribbean’s Splendour of the Seas, docked in Kusadasi, Turkey, Sept. 29, 2009. Image courtesy of Michael Coleman...

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Costa, Europe, NCL

In Port Today: Two in Turkey

Costa Serena, left and Norwegian Jade docked Sept. 18, 2009 in Istanbul, Turkey. Image courtesy Michael Coleman....

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Europe, Royal Caribbean

In Port Today: Brilliance in Kusadasi

Royal Caribbean’s Brilliance of the Seas docked in Kusadasi, Turkey, Sept. 14, 2009. Image courtesy Michael Coleman....

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Entertainment, Regent

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Port Postcard: Yanofsky concert under the stars in Turkey

The ancient ground of Ephesus, Turkey, was the scene late last month of an exclusive Regent Seven Seas Cruises concert under the stars, featuring a 15-year-old musical prodigy from Montreal, Quebec: Nikki Yanofsky. Guests aboard Navigator enjoyed a tour of the important Mediterranean archeological site followed by cocktails and an...

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On Board: Futuristic Solstice seduces guests

By Michael Coleman KUSADASI, Turkey — It should come as no surprise that a cruise ship with design elements ahead of its time also features stylish accommodations. The 2,850-passenger Celebrity Solstice arrived in this Aegean Sea port city today at the half-way point of a 10-night Mediterranean itinerary....

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Celebrity, Europe

Follow us this week on the Celebrity Solstice in the Mediterranean

The 2,850-passenger Celebrity Solstice has just begun its inaugural summer season in the Mediterranean. Italy, the Greek Isles and Turkey await passengers and Cruise News Weekly Editor Michael Coleman will be onboard – this week – profiling the ship’s European debut. We’ll update her progress on this space as the week...

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