By Corey Sandler, Destination Consultant Silversea Cruises
On this series of cruises aboard Silver Spirit, we are sailing in the pathways of the tangled and intermingled histories of Europe and Asia.
Istanbul is where they come together.
One of the great cities of the world, Istanbul is where East meets West, Asia meets Europe, Islam meets the Judeo-Christian world, and where ancient culture meets—sometimes smoothly and sometimes not—with modernity.
It never fails to fascinate.
AN ISTANBUL ALBUM
To those guests leaving us here, we wish safe travels and arrivederci: Until we meet again.
And to new guests: Welcome aboard. We’re headed for the Greek Isles and on the cruise after that to Istanbul’s one-time great rival, Venice. Here’s the plan for the coming cruise:
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