L.J. Bear Goes to Venice
and on a Cruise
by L.J. Slaski
story and pictures, copyright (c) 1999
In April 1999, I cruised on Holland America Lines ship, the M.S.
Maasdam. The ship sailed from Venice, Italy to Turkey and Greece.
Venice is on the northeastern coast of Italy on the Adriatic Sea.
I flew to Frankfurt, Germany and then I changed planes and flew
over the Alps to get to Venice. Even in April, the Alps were snow