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A Look at New Cruising Protocols

By |June 17th, 2020|

Cruising has always been one of the safest health choices for a vacation. As you went about your care-free days, you were witness to the continual cleaning of the public areas, reminded to use hand sanitizers especially pre-meals, and cognizant of the safety ...

Small Ship Cruising

By |February 18th, 2020|

In these days of “bigger is better”, many discriminating cruisers are opting for small ship cruising instead. Before we get into the reasons why, perhaps we should define what is commonly referred to as “small ship”. The term can vary depending on who is defining it –

Anyone for Afternoon Tea?

By |May 6th, 2019|

Most people outside the British Isles do not distinguish between the two types of teas, or meals, and High Tea as advertised on ships or at hotels is often what is an Afternoon Tea menu but eaten at a table.

Montenegro: Eight Interesting Facts

By |March 20th, 2019|

Here are some interesting facts about one of the fastest growing tourist destinations in Europe – the little postage stamp country of Montenegro. This small country is hugged on three sides by Croatia, ...

Ships Within Ships

By |July 25th, 2018|

Luxury (Image: Norwegian®) SHIPS WITHIN SHIPS Exclusivity Within the FamiliarMany loyal followers of cruise lines have the opportunity these days of “stepping up” to luxury but still cruising on their favorite ships with the [...]

Valletta, Malta

By |April 9th, 2018|

If you want to get away from big cities and take in some of the best views in the Mediterranean, your choice must be the historical city of Valletta in Malta. First of all, the population here is less than seven thousand making the city just a big town in disguise.

River cruises – Fun for All Ages

By |February 21st, 2018|

Have you been on a river cruise yet? Do you think it is just the choice of older, retired pensioners on vacation? If you have never been on a river cruise, or haven’t been in a few years, you may be surprised to find it is a vacation choice for all types of people – the history buffs, ...

Why You Should Re-Position cruise

By |January 19th, 2018|

Cruise lines have various itineraries that they offer throughout the year. What itinerary works for Alaska in the summer months obviously does not work in the dead of winter. So Spring and Fall, these cruise liners must shift to a more favourable climate.