Continuing Curiosity After Travel

Embracing Your New-Found Interest Cruising enables inquisitive travelers to sample a number of destinations as they travel, some of which they may want to visit again one day.   By ocean or river, a one day stop at any given place might not be enough so we go back.  Looking Read More …

The Cause And Effect Of Viking River Cruises

How The ‘You’ll Probably Never See Them Again’ Thing Plays Out On Viking River Cruises When travelers are matched with the right cruise line, great things can happen. Life changes when a particular voyage resonates with us. Minds are expanded.  Personal thoughts about global issues are influenced as we experience Read More …

Holland America Oprah Partnership A Perfect Match

Running down the usual talking points about cruise travel, you know the drill:  Compare going to the same places on a cruise itinerary without the ship.  The price will be higher.  The process less efficient. Safety more of an issue.  The list goes on. Easy to document.  Got it.  These are basic elements all Read More …

We Were There Moments: A Distinct Advantage Of Cruise Travel

Everyone has an impression of the world around them.  To each individual,  that perception is their preferred reality.  Personal experiences, thoughts, and feelings throughout life define that view. A teacher sparks a lifelong interest in a topic.  We learn from success, failure and every outcome in-between. But then there are points of Read More …

Royal Suite Class Detailed

Lately, we have devoted a lot of time and attention to luxury cruise lines; smaller ships that make a living pampering those willing to spend a bit more to go to amazing places with a few thousand less of their friends.  We like those.  We also like big ship cruising Read More …

Personal Contact Travel Moments: The Best Part

Reducing travel by ship to the lowest common denominator, the part shared by all cruise lines, reveals some of the best parts of travel itself.  Safely transporting us from place to place obliterates the generalized notion that travel is unsafe.  We see that first hand.  A growing focus on destinations brings personal contact Read More …

Brilliant: Babs Brings Bountiful Broadway Film Fest To Crystal

Sailing to the finish line right now, a full roster of Broadway and Hollywood experts, insiders and talents hit the stages and lounges of Crystal Symphony  for a Film & Theatre Festival sailing inspired by Barbra Streisand. Stage and screen veterans will come together for cabaret performances and musical riffs, while special Read More …