Holland America Premium Cuba Experience Begins Now

One by one, cruise lines continue to add stops in Cuba to the standard Caribbean fare, answering the call of travelers for something different.  In December, we can add one more option to the list as Holland America Line sets in motion series of sailings from Florida’s Port Everglades. If I stopped the Read More …

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 …

Experience France In Comfort: Customizable Destinations

Exploring Southern France with Viking River Cruises, the third day of an eight-day itinerary brought us back to Avignon where we had begun just two days earlier.  Only briefly becoming oriented to Avignon by those not too jet lagged for a short walking tour before, today’s visit in Avignon brought Read More …

Experiencing France In Comfort: A Focus On Destinations

Preparing for our Viking River Cruise, themed Portraits of Southern France, we did a great amount of research.  In addition to the normal pre-cruise information provided by Viking, we took them up on suggested reading materials too, hoping for an even more meaningful experience.  On the first day m and the Read More …

Sail From Galveston To A Variety Of Beautiful Destinations

Carnival Cruise Lines to offer more short and long sailings from the Texas port Galveston is becoming more popular with cruise travelers all the time.  Sourcing passengers from Texas and surrounding states within driving distance, cruise lines are offering more choices too.  I was reminded of this the other day Read More …