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Linger in these exciting cities with an overnight stay
or extended pre-/post-cruise adventure.
Dubrovnik ~ The Old City, dubbed the "Pearl
of the Adriatic," is renowned for its medieval wall, redtile roofs, and quietly beautiful beaches. An overnight
on SeaDream's seven-day Mediterranean voyage
from Venice gives you plenty of time to tour locations
used in the Game of Thrones HBO series and to taste
wines in nearby Konavle Valley.
This hip Pacific Northwest city
is a nature lovers' paradise. You can cycle along the
Seawall, kayak along the shore, and cross the Capilano
Suspension Bridge before hopping aboard the Rocky
Mountaineer for one of its several pre-/post-cruise
rail journeys through the Canadian Rockies.
Buenos Aires ~ The "Paris of South
Hobart ~ Tasmania is touted as Australia's
best-kept secret, and Royal Caribbean's six-day,
round-trip cruise from Sydney spends two full days
in its charming capital. So, you'll have more time to
feed koalas and wombats at the Bonorong Wildlife
Sanctuary and explore the former penal colony at
Eight bridges over the Danube
connect ancient Buda and its castle with the more
modern Pest. Discover treasures on both sides before
or after a river cruise, then board Belmond Trains
legendary Venice Simplon-Orient-Express for a twoday rail journey to Venice.
America" exudes a sophisticated vibe with its posh
boutiques and lively cafés. A 15-day sojourn around
Cape Horn with Princess Cruises ends in the city,
giving you plenty of time to take a tango lesson and
stroll through famous La Recoleta cemetery, the final
resting place of Eva Peron.
Bustling souqs and expansive malls,
Bedouin desert camps and heart-pounding water
parks, camel racing and indoor skiing: The UAE's most
glamorous city is a seamless blend of the ancient
and the audaciously modern. Azamara Club Cruises
spends two days in Dubai - with a focus on golf - during
an 11-day voyage around the Arabian Gulf and Emirates.
Havana ~ Cuba's time capsule of a capital
The gastronomic capital of France (some
would argue the world) is lined with Michelin-starred
restaurants and humble bouchons serving duck pâté
and other rich Lyonnaise specialties. Get your fill
of this culinary hub on an 11-day Saône River cruise
with Avalon Waterways.
is the hottest spot in the Western Hemisphere.
Visit Ernest Hemingway's home, dance to son music
at the Buena Vista Social Club, and take a ride in a
classic "Yank Tank" when Star Clippers overnights
there during an 11-day cruise around the island.