While a cruise vacation may bring to mind images of the Carribean and piña coladas, there is so much more of the world to explore. Even seasoned travelers enjoy the unique experience of a Mediterranean cruise. Cruising the Mediterranean Sea offers a little bit of everything. The idyllic beaches of the Greek and Turkish isles appeal to the beach lovers, while the amazing architecture and history of the European coast appeal to history buffs. If you’re looking to explore the European coast from the comfort of a luxury cruise liner, explore our top choices for a dream Mediterranean cruise vacation.