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Tasty Cruising Ahead: Windstar Named James Beard Foundation’s Official Cruise Line

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Windstar Cruises and the venerable James Beard Foundation are building an unprecedented travel-culinary partnership in 2017. The just-announced, exclusive partnership will result in scrumptious bit — [ more ... ]

Princess Cruises Gears Up For Great Alaska Season

Monday, January 30, 2017

Princess Cruises is launching one of its largest-ever seasons in Alaska, with six ships sailing cruises and cruise-tours to the 49th State and itineraries that leave from four different homeports: — [ more ... ]

Cruising the Mekong in 2017

Friday, January 27, 2017

Running between Cambodia and Vietnam in Southeast Asia is the Mekong River. At 4,350 kilometres (2,703 miles) in length, it is the 12th longest river in the world, and the 7th longest river in Asia — [ more ... ]

Celebrity Edge: The Ship We Know Too Little About

Thursday, January 26, 2017

It’s one of the most hotly-anticipated ship launches of 2018 – yet it is also one the upcoming ships that the travelling public knows the least about. In the fall of 2018, Celebrity Cruises will ta — [ more ... ]

Holland America Debuts New BBC Earth Experiences, Cruises

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

If you’ve sailed with Holland America Line before, you’ll likely know that the venerable line has been widely praised for its comfortable ships, friendly Indonesian and Filipino crews, excellent fo — [ more ... ]

Tauck Offers Special Air Pricing (But You May Do Better With These Tips)

Monday, January 23, 2017

Tauck is again offering its Take Off with Tauck special air pricing on Economy, Premium Economy and Business airfares to Europe. Tauck says the program, which runs from now through February 28, 201 — [ more ... ]

My Favorite River Cruises Of 2016: Boats & Bikes With Backroads & AmaWaterways

Saturday, January 21, 2017

This is a continuation of a series featuring my favorite cruises of 2016, to be compiled in an ebook that will be published on January 31, 2017. Do you enjoy bicycling and seeing new places? If so, — [ more ... ]

My Favorite River Cruises Of 2016: A Visit To Vienna For Crystal Mozart’s Christening

Friday, January 20, 2017

This is a continuation of a series featuring my favorite cruises of 2016 to be compiled in an ebook that will be published on January 31, 2017. I was on Crystal Mozart for less than 48 hours. Even — [ more ... ]

The New Windstar Cruises

Thursday, January 19, 2017

With A New President At The Helm, Windstar Charts A Course for Success Last year didn’t start off kindly for Windstar Cruises. In late December of 2015, Star Pride ran aground off Coiba, Panama, pu — [ more ... ]

The Bright Future of Expedition Cruising

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Coming Soon: An Armada Of Expedition Ships There was once a time when those looking to take an expedition cruise were left with few choices. Old Soviet-era icebreakers and decommissioned research s — [ more ... ]

My Favorite River Cruises Of 2016: AmaWaterways’ Taste Of Bordeaux

Sunday, January 15, 2017

Wow! I spent a lot of time on the rivers of Europe last year. Eight river cruises in total. In fact, when I wrote these words I was sitting in the 8th-floor Marriott lounge overlooking the Rhône ri — [ more ... ]

My Favorite Voyages of 2016: On The Seine With AmaWaterways

Saturday, January 14, 2017

AmaWaterways operates in three regions of France: Bordeaux, Provence and Paris/Normandy. One of my favorites is along the romantic Seine. The seven-night voyage begins in the “City of Light,” where — [ more ... ]

Cruising Costa Rica With Windstar President John Delaney

Friday, January 13, 2017

On February 25, 2017, I’m cruising with Windstar’s President John Delaney. We’ll cruise aboard the Star Pride through the Panama Canal and along the star-studded coast of Costa Ri — [ more ... ]

Oceania Cruises: Sailing To the Beat of its Own Drum

Thursday, January 12, 2017

Since its inception in 2002, Oceania Cruises has bucked trends and expectations to deliver voyages that are wholly unique. Defying convention, its most popular voyages are often its longest, with a — [ more ... ]

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