Transformative Adventures Bring Notable Advantages To Cruise Travel

When sailing with any cruise line, what we do off the ship often makes the difference between a good and a great travel experience.  It makes sense to invest some time noting what we will find at each stop along the way.   Considering organized tours is one way to guide our shoreside plan. Cruise Read More …

The Ships Of Windstar Cruises: A Brief Introduction

Windstar Cruises operates a fleet of small luxury cruise ships known for its intimate yacht style experience and unique voyages to the world’s best small ports and hidden harbors.  We ran across Windstar while sailing with Star Clippers tall masted ship Royal Clipper not long ago.  At the time, we Read More …

Unique Windstar Panama Promises A Number Of Firsts

Later this month we travel with Windstar Cruises on a Costa Rica & Panama Canal itinerary.  Exciting: the 7-night Star Pride sailing offers a number of first-time experiences.  Those ‘firsts’ should bring some wonderful information in as many ways. First Time On Windstar Our first time on Windstar Cruises, we explore all the Read More …

Norwegian 2018 Deployment Brings Flexible Sailing Around The World

Norwegian Cruise Line’s summer 2018 and fall/winter 2018/19 itineraries will feature flexible sailing around the world from the Caribbean, to South America, Alaska, Norway and beyond. The new itineraries are on sale now for all guests.  Today we break that down by geographic region, just in time for booking during 2017 Wave Season. Read More …

Adventure, Culture To Define 2017 Travel Says Expert Of Experts

Always on the lookout for new adventures, Abercrombie & Kent Founder Geoffrey Kent shares his picks for “Where to Go in 2017,” including Iran, Japan and Iceland – along with his personal travel tips for each destination. “The definition of luxury travel is changing,” explains Geoffrey Kent, founder, chairman and CEO of Read More …

My Viking Story In Photos And Reflection

One of our favorite parts of cruise travel happens after we get off the ship and are back home in Orlando.  It is then, with some distance between us and the people, ships and experience of Viking Ocean Cruises that we can really take a good global look back.  This Read More …