Christian holy site cruise planned aboard Royal Caribbean


Those looking to visit important historical sites to the Christian faith may find an upcoming cruise group of interest to them. The Archdiocese of Genoa is planning a group cruise aboard Royal Caribbean's Legend of the Seas that will sail a western Caribbean itinerary for a journey of spirituality.

The cruise is a seven-night cruise that departs Genoa on July 28, 2013 and will stop in Marseille, Barcelona, Palma de Mallorca, Valencia and Rome.

During the cruise, there will be visits to churches and cathedrals such as the Sagrada Familia in Barcelona, St. Peter's Basilica and the tombs of the popes in Rome.

Prices for this cruise start at 998 euros per person for an inside stateroom (based on double occupancy).