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Crystal Strikes a Chord with a New Rhine Class of River Cruise Ships

Europe, River or Ocean Cruises

Instead of river cruises, they're calling them river yachts. Crystal has translated its uber-luxury sea experience to the rivers of Europe with a ...

Video: Top Reasons to Cruise the Mediterranean in Small-Ship Luxury

Mediterranean Sea, Anywhere, River or Ocean Cruises

With its ancient seafaring history and traditions, the most natural and authentic way to explore the Mediterranean and to take in its most magnific...

Putting on the Ritz... At Sea

River or Ocean Cruises

The Ritz-Carlton is the first luxury hotel chain to take to the seas with its new yacht collection.The Ritz-Carlton Yacht Collection launches in 20...

Video: These Robots Make Cocktails

River or Ocean Cruises

Think of it as the digital generation's version of flair bar tending. The bartender gives you a great show making your drink. But instead of barte...

Canada's Northwest Passage: An Epic Arctic Journey with Adventure Canada

Arctic Ocean, Anywhere, River or Ocean Cruises

Following a route less traveled in the footsteps of intrepid explorers and today's First Nations in one of the last frontiers: the Arctic.Story and...

MSC's 'Wonder' at Sea

Europe, River or Ocean Cruises

There's a new Wonder at Sea. The MSC Meraviglia. If your language skills are rusty, that's Italian for 'wonder', and this European cruise line's ...

Paul Gauguin Cruises Named Top for Honeymooners

French Polynesia, French Polynesia, River or Ocean Cruises

Small ship, South Pacific luxury cruise line specializes in romance.Brides magazine has named Paul Gauguin Cruises '#1 for Honeymooners'. The cru...

Carnival Vista 'Taps' into Home Port Flavors for American Craft Beer Week

Miami, Florida, River or Ocean Cruises

The first brewery on board a North American-based ship introduces Miami Guava Wheat Beer.Carnival Vista's RedFrog Pub & Brewery gets into the spiri...

The Ship that's Changing River Cruising

Europe, River or Ocean Cruises

How do you revolutionize river cruise ships? River cruise ships are limited in length by the navigational requirements of rivers... like the sizes ...

MSC Cruises, UNICEF Partnership Feeds 67,000 Needy Children and Their Families

Africa, River or Ocean Cruises

We're already pretty passionate about travel.  Then when the company we trust with our valuable vacation time and budget makes the effort ...

Polish your Green Thumb on Cunard's First Festival of Flowers Voyage

Southampton, United Kingdom, River or Ocean Cruises

Feature Film Florist Jenny Tobin Joins Queen Victoria’s Festival of Flowers Voyage; takes guests around the Atlantic Isles, exploring six ico...

Can Cruise Travel have an Edge? Celebrity Cruises Thinks So.

River or Ocean Cruises

We don't normally go gaga over ships that haven't launched yet… But this news we just had to share with you. At a cruise industry ev...

Video: Meet the Wine Maker in the 'Tuscany of Austria'

Krems, Austria, River or Ocean Cruises

There's a magical stretch of the Danube river that's known as the 'Tuscany of Austria'.Hills rise in the mist above the Wachau valley, and between ...

Vegan meets Michelin-star Dining on Hapag-Lloyd Luxury Cruises

River or Ocean Cruises

If you associate modern German culture with a focus on health and world-leading quality, it will be no surprise to learn that small-ship German cru...

A New Viking on the High Seas

River or Ocean Cruises

The Viking Sky has set sail on its maiden voyage.  It's the 3rd ship for Viking Ocean Cruises and a sister ship to Viking Star and Viking ...

Cruise with Oprah on Holland America Line

Alaska, River or Ocean Cruises

Oprah Winfrey will sail on a HAL cruise to Alaska in July 2017 as Holland America Line and O, The Oprah Magazine partner to celebrate travel. If...

Spoiling you at Sea: Lifestyle Brands on the World's most Luxurious Ships

River or Ocean Cruises

If you've never sailed on a small, luxury cruise, you don't know what you're missing.   It feels like being on a large, private...

What European River Cruise is the Most Romantic?

Rhine, Germany, River or Ocean Cruises

It's the time of year when we celebrate love - and love of travel. We've hand-picked our favorite travel experiences for treats, pampering, romance...

Introducing the Seabourn Encore

Singapore, River or Ocean Cruises

Seabourn's new Encore was introduced to the world at a festive evening ceremony pier side in Singapore January 7th, 2017, and we can't help...

Why We Love River Cruising in Europe

Europe, River or Ocean Cruises

We love river cruising. Like all cruise travel, it's a hassle-free way to navigate to multiple destinations and get an overview of a region. Yo...

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