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What Are The Best Beaches In Barcelona?

One of the things that sets Barcelona apart from other major European port cities is its proximity to the beach. You can literally walk to the end of its most important thoroughfare - La Ramblas - and you’ll find yourself standing on the coast. While Barceloneta is the most convenient and well-loved of Barcelona’s beaches, you don’t have to venture too far afield to find a wider selection. This opens up a wide array of activities allowing you and the family to make the most of your time in port.

Top Things To Do In Genoa | MSC Cruises
The Top 7 Things To Do In Genoa

As the sixth-largest city in Italy, Genoa has plenty to offer visitors. Genoa is a gulf on the Ligurian Sea that has a port dating back to the 19th century but has been inhabited by humans for thousands of years. As one of Italy's most important ports, the city is closely tied to the Holy Roman Empire and its fleets were widely revered during the Middle Ages. Time is precious when you're on a Mediterranean cruise so you want to make sure you're getting the most out of every destination. So what are the top things to do in Genoa?

Things To Do In Sicily | MSC Cruises
The Best Things To Do On A Cruise To Sicily

The port city of Messina is a convenient stop on a Mediterranean cruise, but also offers plenty to keep the whole family entertained if you’re staying for a slightly extended period. You don’t need to venture far to enjoy some of the best things in Sicily during your visit. Here are some of the highlights to look out for:

Things To Do In Marseille | MSC Cruises
The top 6 things to do for couples in Marseille

Nestled on the French Riviera, Marseille is undoubtedly one of the most beautiful places on earth. But how do you make the most of your time there before starting your cruise? Whether you're a culture vulture, foodie or simply want to get some time away to relax and unwind, a cruise holiday in Marseille is just for you.