Holland America Alaska Cruise Program: 70th Year Even More Impressive

Holland America Line is celebrating its 70th year of Alaska exploration with special experiences and events scheduled on every Alaska cruise and Cruisetour.  Exclusive entertainment has been created especially for the anniversary. Alaska cuisine and culinary shows this year highlight partnerships created last year. Read More …

Focused Cruise Options Bring Unique Traveler Challenges

Cruise travel offers access to nearly the entire planet in safety and comfort, moreso now than ever before.   Regardless of which cruise line we choose, comparable travel any other way continues to be less efficient and more expensive.  As an ongoing Read More …

Viking Ocean Ten Ship Dream Takes Shape

Viking continues to define the world of ocean cruising, offering a unique choice to culturally curious travelers. It’s a travel experience unlike no other that is proving popular everywhere they sail.  With three ships in service and three under construction, Viking just can’t build Read More …

Creative Viking Itineraries Continue Reinventing Cruise Travel

Sailing a number of Viking Ocean Cruise itineraries, we experienced the result of a systemwide focus on destinations.  Compared to other ocean travel companies, the difference is substantial. Every step of the way, from looking to booking, planning and being there Read More …

The New Mexico Port You Never Heard Of

Familiar cruise destinations in Mexico include Cozumel, Mazatlan, Puerto Vallarta, Cabo San Lucas and Costa Maya.  Acapulco?  Not so popular as Holland America Line skips the resort city, sailing to other destinations in the country “due to recent security concerns.” Read More …

Viking Resident Historians Sustain Quest To Reinvent Cruise Travel

Last summer, Viking Cruises sailed to the Caribbean for the first time and we were there.  Viking Star and twin-sister Viking Sea had been reinventing ocean cruising around the world, sailing the Mediterranean and the Baltics since their launch.  Reports coming back from Read More …