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Invitation To Pre-Book Special Voyages ~ For Our Treasured Guests: Visit Greenland Aboard Carnival Legend’s 14-Night Sailing

With cruise itineraries constantly evolving due to changing guidelines and restrictions around the globe, not all itineraries may be available on our website for pre-booking. We are extremely pleased to share some exciting news and offers for you. Please use links below to see itinerary details on latest available pre-booking sailings. Visit Greenland, Newfoundland, and Nova Scotia: Departs Baltimore, Maryland. Included are 8 Fun Days At Sea with special activities. The cruise will visit Greenland ports of…

Celebrity Apex celebrates naming ceremony at new homeport-Port Everglades

Today Celebrity Cruises celebrated the long-awaited inaugural U.S. sailing of its flagship Celebrity Apex with a naming ceremony and ceremonial christening. Celebrity Cruises President and CEO Lisa Lutoff-Perlo led the ceremony with the ship’s Godmother, the inspiring Reshma Saujani, founder of groundbreaking non-profit Girls Who Code and author of bestseller, “Brave, Not Perfect.” Celebrity Apex is the epitome of New Luxury, with innovative and visionary spaces from world-renowned designers. Unique features include: The exclusive The Retreat® with…

Visit Greenland Aboard Carnival Legend’s 14-Night Sailing … previous sailing sold out within 24 hours!

Departs Baltimore, Maryland. Included are 8 Fun Days At Sea with special activities. The cruise will visit Greenland ports of Nanortalik and Qaqortoq; Canadian Maritimes’ ports St. Anthony, Corner Brook and Newfoundland, and Sydney, Nova Scotia. For more information: 14-Night Sailing Aug. 13, 2023 – Canada & New England From Baltimore, Maryland aboard the 2,124-passenger Carnival Legend …  CruiseCompete travel advisors can assist with details and sailings here: Carnival Legend Carnival Cruise Lines      

Why Are Caribbean Islands Popular Port Stops?

Cruise ships go everywhere. You can visit the farthest ends of the earth. You can arrive in a European capital, bringing your own hotel with you. Yet the Caribbean has been an enduringly popular cruise destination. Why? It’s easy to reach from the US. Cruises in the Mediterranean are magical, but you’ve got to get to Europe first, unless you cruise across the Atlantic for several days. Since cruises depart from port cities, there may be a…

Final Thoughts on Our 10-day “Luxe Adventure” Caribbean Cruise on Atlas Ocean Voyages’ World Navigator

Our 10-day “luxe adventure” Caribbean cruise on Atlas Ocean Voyages’ World Navigator is in the books. Now it’s time to summarize our overall impressions of the ship and what we experienced. First off, as we all know, traveling today isn’t just having a passport and a boarding pass. In most cases, in addition to being double vaccinated, you’ll need proof of a negative COVID test as well. Actually, multiple negative tests as you enter and leave countries….

10 Days in Ecuador

From our guest blogger friend Richard Joseph: It’s like Costa Rica on steroids. Not to offend the Central American gem, but that’s my impression after 10 days in the South American neighbor. Ravaged by Covid-19 early on in the pandemic it’s clear this country wants to make sure it has the virus under control. When you arrive at Quito’s international airport your first greeting comes from people in medical gowns asking for proof of vaccination or a negative…

Invitation To Pre-Book Special Voyages ~ For Our Treasured Guests: 2023 Seabourn Venture and Seabourn Pursuit

Be among the first to sail on board Seabourn Pursuit during her inaugural season, starting with a “Fire and Ice” voyage on April 4, 2023, round-trip from Reykjavík, Iceland. Or check remote regions of the world off your bucket list on board Seabourn Venture, as she explores Svalbard, Norway and Russia. Let Seabourn take you deeper into unexplored regions only accessible by an expedition ship. Summer 2023 voyages open for sale in mid-December 2021. Let us know…

Day 9 – World Navigator, Atlas Ocean Voyages (Mayreau)

MAYREAU_I bet there’s a good chance you haven’t run across this place in all your cruising. We haven’t. It’s the smallest inhabited island in the Grenadines, with a population of under 300. World Navigator lies anchored just off a wide stretch of sandy beach, and Zodiacs have been going back and forth all morning, ferrying supplies and equipment for a very special treat for those of us onboard: A full-on beach BBQ. And when I say “full-on,”…

Day 8 – World Navigator, Atlas Ocean Voyages (At Sea)

AT SEA_Today our destination is … nowhere. It’s a sea day, and we’ll spend it cruising the Grenadines, between St. Vincent and Grenada. There was a heavy rain overnight, and a gray, fog-like haze envelopes the islands as we sail by. It pretty much stays with us all day. No matter, while some head to the spa, for us it’s chill time by the pool. This morning there’s also a cooking demonstration in The Dome, where Brazilian…

Holland America Line’s Rotterdam Sets Sail with World-Class Floating Art Gallery Valued at Over $4.1 Million

More than 2,500 pieces from dozens of global artists enhance the ship’s design Courtesy Holland America: Seattle, Wash., Oct. 27, 2021 — Holland America Line ships have long been regarded as floating art galleries for their extensive collections of museum-quality pieces. When Rotterdam sets sail for the first time Oct. 20, 2021, guests are in for a visually rewarding journey with some of the most thought-provoking, striking and bold pieces in the fleet — including historical works…

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