Norwegian Encore – You’ll want a Repeat!

ncl_encoreShe’s almost here and anticipation is building for the November 2019 debut of the 170,000-ton, 4,000-guest Norwegian Encore. State-of-the-art from bow to stern, she was purposefully designed to ensure every moment is ultra-fabulous. Guests will discover an extensive range of activities and amenities appealing to all age groups. Continue reading

Cruise Lines Private Islands – Find Your Paradise!

Many Caribbean and Bahamas cruises offer a stop (sometimes even two) at private islands owned by various cruise lines. Itineraries are specially planned so your ship arrives in the morning allowing for an all-day adventure of fun activities, relaxation or a fantastic combination of both. Divide up your time pursuing fun in the sun with such water sports as snorkeling, paddle boarding, jet skiing and others. Take advantage of retail therapy with a visit to the local outdoor markets for the ideal souvenir. Enjoy fun beach barbeques or dine in other eateries. Prefer to simply kick back, relax and bask in the sights, sounds and smells of the island lifestyle? There’s a beach, clamshell, hammock or cabana just waiting for you. Continue reading

Bermuda Cruises – an Ideal Vacation

BermudaCruising to Bermuda offers the ideal way to visit the “Jewel of the Atlantic.” We completely understand why people travel from around the globe to this idyllic island of pink-sand beaches, pastel-colored houses, aquamarine-hued water, a myriad of water sports and fascinating history. Once upon a time this destination was thought of as being just for honeymooners. Thank goodness travelers of all ages and interests have discovered the many charms of this lovely destination with its wonderful British ambiance. Continue reading

Celestyal Cruises’ Fantastic New Itineraries

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  • Celestyal is the only cruise line to sail roundtrip from Athens
  • Overnight stays in Mykonos and Santorini
  • Authentic cultural immersion
  • All Inclusive value

Discover the many wonders of the Greek Islands with award-winning Celestyal Cruises, the only cruise line to offer round trip sailings from Athens. Feel the welcoming friendly atmosphere the moment your board any of the line’s medium-sized ships.  You’ll embark on incredible Mediterranean, Adriatic and Aegean cruises as you enjoy the line’s highest standards of comfort and hospitality. Continue reading

AmaMagna — an Exciting Danube Debut

MAGNA_budapestAmaMagna made her debut in May 2019, to the delight of guests. At twice the width of other river cruise vessels and with over 50 percent more luxury suite accommodations, AmaMagna is the first of her kind to join AmaWaterways’ fleet. Continue reading

Azamara Club Cruises – New Sailings and Ports

Bamboo Forest. Kyoto, Japan.Azamara Club Cruises provides an exciting premium vacation experience on its three mid-sized sister ships — Azamara Journey, Azamara Quest and Azamara Pursuit. Each accommodates approximately 700 guests in gorgeous suites. Voyage to some of the world’s most iconic destinations, as well as lesser known gems, as you embark on a deluxe cruise in an intimate club-like ambiance – the perfect way to travel. Continue reading

Carnival’s Mardi Gras – New Ship Highlights

  • Six zones each with a different vibe and attractions
  • BOLT – the first roller coaster at sea
  • Celebrity chef Emeril Lagasse’s first restaurant at sea, BAM!
  • New Excel Suites & Presidential Suites
  • Exclusive Loft 19 – a secluded retreat
  • Family Feud Live!

CL_MD_SportSq_04_rev2_rendMardi Gras, Carnival’s newest and most innovative ship is slated to set sail in 2020. She’ll be brimming with exciting new features. In addition, popular signatures such as Serenity, the adult-only retreat; Fahrenheit 555 Steakhouse and the Alchemy Bar, among others will be onboard. Continue reading

Holland America Cruises in Northern Europe

Bryggen Street In Bergen NorwayFrom the majestic beauty of Norway’s fjords to the fairy-tale charm of Copenhagen and the iconic golden onion-domes of St. Petersburg, a Holland America Northern Europe cruise offers a bevy of fascinating sites and experiences. Continue reading