Cuba Cruise Reality Highlights Industrywide Destination Focus

Blazing the trail for Americans to visit Cuba, Carnival Corporation’s Fathom brand opened the door, defining impact travel in the process.  This summer, Cuba cruises will be in full swing on a number of cruise lines ranging from budget to ultra luxury. That’s great news for cruise travelers who like Read More …

Shopping Cruise Chefs: The Rock Stars Of Travel

A Seabourn guest favorite on any of the interesting itineraries offered by the luxury cruise line, Shopping With The Chefs is a Signature Seabourn event.  Enhance that experience under the umbrella of a Seabourn Food And Wine Cruise and a rich culinary experience results, weaving its way through daily onboard Read More …

Take Note: Carnival Paradise Cuba = More Focus Required

Next to visit Cuba, Carnival Cruise Line will send Carnival Paradise to Havana on voyages from Tampa beginning in June. That’s great news for cruise travelers looking for something new in the Caribbean.  Surprising to some: Carnival Paradise Cuba cruises have specific requirements unlike other Caribbean destinations. The overnight visits to Havana 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 the 962-passenger ships were fabulous.  Still, the biggest test lie ahead 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 …