Some of our favorite vacations!
From the most recent one.


Europe
North America
Caribbean
Central America
Asia
South America
(Colombia)

     Countries we have visited.


EUROPE

 
AUSTRIA

BELGIUM

CROATIA
 
    CZECH  REPUBLIC

DENMARK

ENGLAND

ESTONIA

 

FINLAND

FRANCE

GREECE

 
HUNGARY


ITALY

MALTA
 
NETHERLANDS


NORWAY

PORTUGAL

RUSSIA
   
SLOVAKIA

SPAIN

SWEEDEN

TURKEY

 
 













NORTH
AMERICA


U.S.A.

CANADA

MEXICO

BAHAMAS
 

 










CENTRAL AMERICA


BELIZE

COSTA RICA

PANAMA




















SOUTH
AMERICA


COLOMBIA






















                                     
ASIA

TURKEY






















CARIBBEAN
COUNTRIES

ANTIGUA
   
 ARUBA

BARBADOS
   
CURAÇAO
   
GRENADA

HAITI

JAMAICA

     


ST. KITTS


    
ST. LUCIA
  




















Overseas Territories
we have 
visited:

AÇORES
(Portuguese)

BERMUDA
(British)

CAYMAN ISLANDS
(British)

MADEIRA
(Portuguese)

MARTINIQUE
(French)

ST. BARTS
(French)

ST. MAARTEN
(Netherlands)
  




ST. MARTIN
(French)






















U.S.A
States & Territories

Alaska

Arizona

Connecticut

Delaware

Distrct of Columbia

Florida

Georgia

Hawaii

Maine

Maryland

Massachusetts

Nevada

New Hampshire

New York

New Jersey

North 
Carolina

Rhode Island

South Carolina

Vermont

Virginia

Washington

Saint Thomas
US Virgin Islands

Puerto Rico



Pompano Beach
Florida


Pompano Beach
February 16 - March 1
March 8 - March 17
2020




CELEBRITY EDGE
Cruise 25
    March 1 - 7
2020




Pompano Beach
Florida

 March 14 - 28
2019



Pompano Beach
Florida


October 8 - 23
2019






ADVENTURE OF THE SEAS
Cruise 24
    JULY 6 - 13
2018


EUROPE
2018

AAA
MEMBER CHOICE VACATIONS


PORTUGAL
Lisboa, Fátima, Batalha, Nazaré,
Obidos, Cascais, Sintra


Madrid, Toledo, Cordoba, Seville, Granada, Valencia, Barcelona



MSC  SEASIDE
FLORIDA
 &
CRUISE 23

February 12 to March 10
2018





CELEBRITY  REFLECTION

Cruise 22
    August 11 - 21
2017




HARMONY OF THE SEAS
Cruise 21
&
Florida

    February 16 to March 14
2017


EUROPE
2016

AAA
MEMBER CHOICE  VACATIONS


THE NETHERLANDS
AMSTERDAM -
ZAANSE SCHANS - VOLENDAM


BELGIUM
BRUSSELS - ANTWERP - WALLONIA - BRUGES


FRANCE
PARIS - GIVERNY




ALLURE OF THE SEAS
Cruise 20
&
Florida

    February 9 - 15
2016




Cruise 19
&
Florida

LIBERTY OF THE SEAS

    July 2 - 11
2015



ALLURE OF THE SEAS
Cruise 18
&
Florida

    February 8 - 15
2015


July 7 - 17


CZECH  REPUBLIC - PRAGUE

AUSTRIA -
VIENNA

SLOVAKIA - BRATISLAVA    

HUNGARY - BUDAPEST

 


Cruise 17
&
Florida

INDEPENDENCE OF THE SEAS
    February 15 - 23
2014

 

Celebrity Eclipse
Cruise 16
 &
Florida

    March 9 - March  23
2013



Trip to Portugal
Continental

July 4 to 15
2012
&

São Miguel, Açores
July 15 to 19
2012



                                             
            September 1-6

 

Celebrity Equinox
Cruise 15
&
Florida

    March 5 - March  16
2012

 
Cruise 14
June 25 - July 11
2011
Mariner of the Seas 

Italy, Greece & Turkey

 
2011
Florida & Bahamas



          September 5 - 12
                     2010
Las Vegas - Nevada
&
Grand Canyon - Arizona



Pompano Beach - Florida
2010

January 6 - 12



Cruise 13
&
Florida

    June 26 - July 3
2010
Oasis of the Seas

Western Caribbean



Açores
July 21 - 31
2009


Cruise 12
    April 12 - 19
2009
Celebrity Solstice

7 Night Caribbean Cruise


Cruise 11
    July 9 - July 20
2008
Jewel of the Seas

12 Night Russia 

Scandinavian Countries


Pompano Beach 


Pompano Beach - Fort Lauderdale - Naples


Cruise 10
    June 26 - July 8
2007
Brilliance of the Seas

12 Night
Mediterranean- Venice


Cancun - Mexico
April
2007


Cruise 9 
    August 5 - 13
 2006
Serenade of the Seas

Alaska


Cruise 8 
    June 26 - July 3
 2005 
Explorer of the Seas

Eastern Caribbean

                   Florida
                July 2 - 15
Michael Garozzo's Wedding
                      2004


Cruise 7 
Grand Princess
Summer 2003

Western Caribbean


Spring Vacation 2002
Pompano Beach
Florida

Very Special Family Time 
with
Avô & Avó
Iolanda & Tom 
Michelle, Michael, Andrew, Lindsay
Lisa (Steve couldn't go!)
Richard ... single again!
Kim, Rachel, Sara &
Christopher ...


Summer Vacation
  2002



Florida
Spring Vacation
 2001

Celebrating Avó's 80th Birthday
and
Easter



Summer 2001 
Cruise 6
Explorer of the Seas

Eastern Caribbean


Summer 2000
Madeira & Lisbon
 Portugal

We flew to Lisbon and after seeing briefly my father in the 
Lar dos Lilazes,
we flew to Funchal, Madeira,
where Renato and Biota were waiting for us.
We spent 5 great days there, 
seeing Madeira from one end to the other. 
It is impressive.
It's a very beautiful island. 
Then all four of us flew to Lisbon,
where we stayed for the next 9 days.



Florida
April 2000
Easter vacation

Stella and I went to Pompano to spend Easter
with the family.

Michelle, Michael and the kids joined us, as well as,
 Richard and Lori.




1999
Florida
Spring Vacation
Stella and I flew to Fort Lauderdale.
Michelle, Michael, Andrew and Lindsay arrived the day before.
We drove to Disney (3 hours) where we stayed for two days at the Grand Floridian.
Returned to Pompano for the rest of the week.

A few pictures of this trip make part of  
"Year in Review"
1999
Part 1
 


Summer 1999
Pompano Beach - Three weeks
Stella and I spent two lovely weeks there alone.


At the end of the second week my brother Luis joined us.
A couple of hours after arriving from the airport we went to "our beach" and enjoyed a great afternoon in the sun and the warm clear waters of Pompano Beach.
 
The following morning, we left to Disney World.

We stayed at the Charpentiers.
During the next two days we had a ball!
We had a great time with Luis at Disney World.

 After returning to Pompano, we went with him to Fort Lauderdale and other places and enjoyed his company a lot.
At the end of the week, we brought him back to the airport.

 The same day Stella and I drove home, 

stopping one night in North Carolina,
and
 one night at Lou and Mary's in Virginia.



Summer 1998
Florida (no pics)
&
Easter 1998
Florida - April Vacation
This was an unusual experience.
We celebrated Easter at the beach!
Who went?
Stella and I, Michelle, Michael, Andrew, Lindsay, Lisa, Steve, and Christopher.
We celebrated Easter with Avô, Avó, 
Iolanda and Tom.


LAS VEGAS
February 1998

Winter Vacation
(NO PICTURES)


Stella and I went to Las Vegaswith a group of teachers from Lincoln High School.
Even though gambling does not interest me at all,I must say that Las Vegas is impressive.


February 1997
Winter Vacation - Florida
Stella and I went to spend a week with 
avô and avó. (no pics)
April 1997
Spring Vacation - Florida
Stella and I,  Michelle and her family
 spent one week with avô and avó.

During the Summer, Lisa and her friends
went to spend a week with
avô and avó to celebrate completing their Masters Degrees in Social Work from Rhode Island College.

Spring 1996
(Stella and I alone)
Stella flew a couple of days before I joined them.
Mary was still there when Stella arrived,
but they had left by the time I arrived
.
Summer Vacation

In the Summer Michelle,
 Michael and Andrew joined us.
Besides being in Pampano we also
went also to Sea World.


Summer 1996
LISBON - PORTUGAL



Summer 1995 
 Cruise 5
(Stella and I) 
(No pictures!)
Sovereign of the Seas

Eastern Caribbean



 
Summer 1995

Florida ... it all started this Summer!
Pompano Beach became part of our lives.
Purchase of our family home in 
Pompano Beach.
Four days at Disney.
Our first trip to Disney World!

Great place to visit!!!!


 

 


Summer 1994

S. Miguel
Açores

(10 days)


Cruise 4
Summer 1994

Monarch of the Seas

Southern Caribbean


Cruise 3
 
Summer 1993 
Majesty of the Seas

Western Caribbean


Summer 1992


Portugal
(3 weeks)


Cruise 2

  Summer 1991 
Sovereign Of the Seas


Cruise 1

    Summer 1990 
Our Silver Anniversary
Nordic Prince

Bermuda


Spring 1996 - Paris
LHS School trip
Four of my students plus Richard and Daniel
(These are the only pics I have.)




Summer 1989
CANADA
Québec City

These pics are part of
"Life in Cumberland"
1980's



Summer 1980
Portugal



Summer 1979 
Hawaii






Spring 1976 

London and Paris



Summer 1969
Portugal



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