Nieuw Amsterdam
Nieuw Amsterdam

15 Day Azores, Portugal
and Spain Cruise

On Holland America's Nieuw Amsterdam
March 31, 2012 - April 18, 2012

Bill & Diane George 


Joao Silva's Home
Possible Home of Jose Silva

Tower of Belem
Tower of Belem, Lisbon

Monument to Discovery and
Exploration by Tagus River, Lisbon

Horta Hillside with Weather Breaks
Horta, Azores Hillside with Weather Breaks
Date Ports of Call Comment
Apr 1 Fort Lauderdale
Flew from SF to Atlanta, then Ft. Lauderdale and a local cruiseport
Apr 9 Horta, Azores
Diane's Ancestors came from here
Apr 10 Ponta Delgada, Azores
Dairy Industry is vibrant
Apr 12-13 Lisbon, Portugal
Incredible place even has Golden Gate Bridge look-alike
Apr 14-15 Cadiz, Spain
City neighborhood streets are so wonderful
Apr 16 Malaga, Spain
Malaga Cathedral is wonderful
Apr 18 Barcelona
No tours, flew back straight-away, no site seeing. Had 3 hr. unscheduled landing in northern Spain, for passenger with health emergency. Then we continued on to Atlanta & SF.
Horta "Relatives"
Helpful people in Flamengos on Horta
Cadiz Streets
Streets of Cádiz

Malaga Cathedral
Málaga Cathedral

Diane and Bill in Malaga