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6 Tips for Culture Vultures in the Mediterranean

by Gayle Keck | March 18, 2016

If you rattle off the names of the world's top museums and cultural landmarks, it’s likely that a high percentage of what you include are located in major cities included on Western and Eastern Mediterranean itineraries. We're talking about Rome, Florence, Venice, Barcelona, Athens, and beyond. If you want to spend time really seeing the icons in these historic destinations (and not just through a bus window), it takes a little planning. We've got you covered with these tips for getting the most out of your time in port while on a Mediterranean cruise.

Gayle Keck

Gayle Keck is a San Francisco-based contributor to ShermansCruise who has also written for The Washington Post and Los Angeles Times.

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