Western Mediterranean Cruise on board Costa Concordia

  • Costa Concordia in Naples harbour, Italy - with Mount Vesuvius in the background.

    Costa Concordia in Naples harbour, Italy - with Mount Vesuvius in the...

  • Concordia in Palermo harbour, Sicily.

    Concordia in Palermo harbour, Sicily.

  • Roman aquaduct near Carthage, Tunisia - used to bring water from the Atlas mountains.

    Roman aquaduct near Carthage, Tunisia - used to bring water from the Atlas...

  • Palms in Palma, Majorca.

    Palms in Palma, Majorca.

  • Cable cars in Barcelona, Spain - across the marina and port area.

    Cable cars in Barcelona, Spain - across the marina and port area.

  • One of four fire planes we watched from our balcony on Concordia in Marseilles harbour, scooping up water and dumping it on a nearby fire.

    One of four fire planes we watched from our balcony on Concordia in...

  • Savona harbour, Italy - very early in the morning as Concordia reverses in.

    Savona harbour, Italy - very early in the morning as Concordia reverses in.

  • Monte Carlo, Monaco - as viewed from the palace square.

    Monte Carlo, Monaco - as viewed from the palace square.