Tag Archives: Salerno

Slow road to Cyprus – What were the low points?

Reflecting back on our seven weeks road and sea trip from Bath, UK to Cyprus, most things went pretty well. The low points were probably related to picking up our cargo cruise from Salerno, Italy to Limassol, Cyprus. To be fair, right from the beginning … Continue reading

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Some questions about Marilyn and Alf’s slow road to Cyprus

Over recent months, we have left a number of questions unanswered. Now is probably the best time to recap on questions and try to provide some answers. Let us know your questions, if they are not covered below: What are … Continue reading

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Taking the slow road to Cyprus – Omnibus Edition

Drawing the line and starting again Posted on April 6, 2012 Welcome to Marilyn & Alf’s new blog. We plan to live in Cyprus and travel extensively. Our first adventure will be getting to Cyprus by car! April 28 2012, we shall be taking … Continue reading

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Some of Marilyn and Alf’s best photos on a cargo cruise from Salerno, Italy to Limassol, Cyprus

Check out the link below for some of Marilyn and Alf’s best photos on a cargo cruise from Salerno, Italy to  Limassol, Cyprus. Once you open the link, we recommend that you click on the “slide show” towards top on … Continue reading

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Third day at sea – Marilyn and Alf

It’s 9.30 AM on day three. We left Piraeus (Athens) at 7.00 AM this morning and our next destination is Izmir, Turkey. We were on the bridge this morning as the pilot guided us out of Piraeus which is incredibly … Continue reading

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Slow travel in cargo and small ships – Marilyn and Alf

Our blog is entitled “Taking the slow road to Cyprus”. The idea of the trip began when we read an article in the Daily Telegraph on Cargo Cruises. A little research and we were locked on to the idea of … Continue reading

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Amazing Amalfi Coast – Mariliyn and Alf

We left the Northern part of the Sorrento peninsular, rounded the point, and arrived on the Southern coastline, which is known as the Amalfi Coast and is the international star attraction of the Campania region of Italy. The drive and the views are … Continue reading

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