Welcome spring by taking an unforgettable tulip river cruise in Europe. This magical experience will take you to some of the world’s most picturesque places from the comfort of a beautiful and intimate river cruise ship. Breathtaking views greet you along the fabled rivers and canals of the Netherlands and Belgium. Explore this history-rich region of Europe as you visit famous cities and quaint villages. Tulip cruises are typically offered between late March and early May with voyages from seven to nine days. These itineraries include such storied destinations as Amsterdam Hoorn, Arnhem, Kinderdijk, Middleburg, Rotterdam and Veere. Explore fascinating medieval cities, including Antwerp, Bruges and Ghent.
Experience the many delights of transatlantic cruises, also known as “Atlantic crossings.” With today’s exceptional cruise deals and value added amenities, everyone can take advantage of this memorable travel opportunity. Some are called “repositioning” voyages and are scheduled in the spring and fall when cruise ships move between seasons in Europe and the Caribbean.
Let the magic-filled ships of Disney Cruise Line take you to exciting worldwide destinations. Throughout your vacation enjoy a variety of fabulous restaurants, including those that are adult-only, family-friendly accommodations and one-of-a-kind entertainment synonymous with Disney, including some of its favorite characters who will be onboard to delight kids – and parents too!
Long gone are the days when cruise ship entertainment simply meant after-dinner dancing to a live orchestra and passenger talent shows. Today cruises feature fantastic choices that get more thrilling every year, with offerings varying by cruise line and ship. Shipboard entertainment has been elevated with creative shows, unique performance areas and state-of-the-art productions.
Considered one of the world’s most popular vacation destinations, the Caribbean is famous for its colorful islands, friendly people, beautiful beaches, endless water sports, romantic sunsets and delicious food. A Southern Caribbean cruise will transport you to some of the region’s most idyllic islands stretching from Antigua to Trinidad and along the northeastern coast of South America, to the French West Indies and the Grenadines. A variety of embarkation ports makes it fairly easy to reach this tropical paradise.
A host of varied experiences will be offered in the innovative “seven-neighborhoods” each with distinctive features to suit your mood any time. If you can’t seem to get enough of these exciting areas, the ship also boasts neighborhood balcony accommodations overlooking either Boardwalk or Central Park. Comfortable, well-appointed and with fantastic views they make an ideal spot for resting or people-watching.
Great news for cruise lovers, in 2018 you will have the opportunity to be among the first passengers to sail on a variety of amazing brand-new ships. And what incredible ones they will be! Stunning interiors, state-of-the-art designs, innovative amenities, dazzling entertainment, fabulous dining, spectacular accommodations and more will have your family “oohing and aahing.” This is also the ideal time for first-timers to establish their sea-legs. Some of the most popular names in cruising, including Carnival Cruise Line, Celebrity Cruises, Holland America Line, MSC Cruises, Norwegian Cruise Line and Royal Caribbean Cruises will all be introducing unique and special ships.
Journey along some of the world’s most storied rivers in understated elegance on the intimate ships of Viking River Cruises, the world’s largest river cruise line. Experience The Viking Difference and you will understand why so many well-traveled passengers choose this luxury line for their travel plans. Its stunning ships glide along on such European rivers as the Danube, Rhine, Elbe, Douro, Volga, Seine and Moselle, as well as the exotic Mekong, Yangtze, Irrawaddy and Nile. Whichever itinerary you select, including the always popular “Tulip & Windmills” and magical “Christmas Market” cruises, Viking will transport you in style to explore the world’s most fascinating cultures.