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




CELEBRITY  REFLECTION

Cruise 22
    MARCH 9 - 21
2017




HARMONY OF THE SEAS
Cruise 21 & Florida
    MARCH 4 - 11
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
 
                       2013 
      Riu Palace Riviera Maya

 

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
                      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 ...


                                      Florida
          Summer Vacation
                                          2002


Florida
Summer 2001

Key West - Florida
Disney World

Larry flew to Forida and stayed with us
for 1 week.
He rented a car and the three of us visited
Key West for 2 days. 

Back to Pompano Beach.
The following day we drove to
Disney World for two days. 
He flew back the next day. 
We stayed for another week,
before flying home too.



Summer 2001 
Cruise 6
Explorer of the Seas

Eastern Caribbean


Summer 2000
 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.
View pictures of the week.

Summer
Pompano Beach - Three weeks
 
After 2 week Luis joined us.

An hour after getting home we were ...  enjoying our beach, right behind the lighthouse.
The water was fabulous.

The following day we left early in the morning to Disney World.
We stayed at the Charpentiers.
During the next two days we had a ball!
At the three parks...enjoying the rides!
Luis flew home.
The same day Stella and I drove, 
stopping one night in North Carolina,
and one night at Lou and Mary's in Virginia.


(Pictures of this trip are part if the
"Year in Review", page 38.)

Summer 1998
Florida
(3 weeks)

Pompano Beach, Fort Lauderdale and Miami Beach.
South Beach turned out to be one of the best beaches we have been to.  Stella and I flew to Fort Lauderdale.
Larry drove down and stayed with us for 1 week.
We drove back with him,
stopping in Myrtle Beach for one day,
then in Virginia, at his sister's house.


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.

        Summer 1996
           Lisbon

                           (1 week)


Since the Summer of 1995
Florida
became very much part of our lives.
Below is a summary of the various times we have been in Pompano Beach.
 The first years were spent in the house,
from 1995 to 2006.
 After Avô passed away,
the house was sold
and
 Avó bought the condo where she lives now.

Some of the pictures of the first years
 in Pompano Beach
are in pages with a Florida flag.


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, 
aunt Iolanda and Tom.

February 1997
Winter Vacation - Florida
Stella and I went to spend a week with 
avô and avó.

April 1997
Spring Vacation - Florida
Stella and I,  Michelle and her family
 spent one week with avô and avó.

Summer 1997
Cumberland

Nothing wrong with that!
(following my surgery)
Christmas 1996
Stella, Lisa and I spent Christmas in Pompano

April 1996
Florida - Easter
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.

Hollywood Beach


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

Eastern Caribbean


(Pictures of this trip are part of the year in review, page 28.)
 
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 1990 - Paris
LHS School trip
Richard and Daniel came along too.

The only pics I have are below.


In front of the Sacré-Coeur


In front of the Opéra


The Sousa's 


Our Gang - At the Hotel Lobby



In front of the Eiffel Tower and behind the
Notre Dame de Paris


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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