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  • Cruise Lines Set the Table for Afternoon Tea

    Keep British tradition alive with sumptuous afternoon tea service aboard the most luxurious cruise lines in the business.

    Posted by Andrea M. Rotondo on January 10, 2014 at 9:05:03 AM EST in Cruises
  • Cruise the World in 2014 with New "Grand Voyages"

    Lines like Holland America, Silversea, and Oceania are offering convenient "Grand Voyages" that let you head to Alaska, the Maldives, South Africa, and more on a 2- to 4-week trip.

    Posted by Andrea M. Rotondo on August 22, 2013 at 8:53:32 AM EDT in Cruises
  • Top 7 Cruises to Book Now

    Cruises definitely don't come in one-size-fits-all; pick the wrong one and you could be cursing the day you decided to cruise. Instead, match your travel style to one of these 7 topnotch cruises.

    Posted by Elissa Richard on October 12, 2012 at 1:29:17 PM EDT in Cruises
  • Best Cruise Ship Cooking Classes

    Two cruise lines, Oceania and Silversea, are upping the culinary ante onboard with interactive cooking classes and on-shore wine excursions, leaving the old cooking demo format behind.

    Posted by Andrea M. Rotondo on July 27, 2012 at 2:05:35 PM EDT in Cruises
  • Silversea Adds Ship to Sail the Galapagos Islands

    Silverseas cruise line will begin sailing to the Galapagos Islands following its purchase of Ecuadorian cruise line Canodros SA. Refurbishments (and subsequent maiden voyages) are set for fall 2013.

    Posted by Andrea M. Rotondo on July 25, 2012 at 2:24:35 PM EDT in News, Cruises
  • Best New Culinary Cruise Experiences

    Whether with onboard offerings like cooking demos or in-port market tours and wine tastings, cruise lines are showcasing food and wine on a whole new level.

    Posted by Elissa Richard on June 20, 2012 at 12:13:45 PM EDT in Cruises, Trip Ideas, News
  • Bali Emerges as Burgeoning Cruise Port; Book 5 Top Bali Cruises

    The tropical Indonesian archipelago, with its 17,508 isles spilling over with pristine beaches, lush vegetation, vibrant villages, and stuck-in-time temples, is primed for a seafaring discovery. The burgeoning port of Bali serves as the most prominent cruise ship call in the region: Read on for a roundup of five top Bali cruise vacations.

    Posted by Elissa Richard on March 28, 2012 at 12:35:31 PM EDT in Cruises, Trip Ideas
  • Two Luxury Cruise Lines Launch Sales

    If you’re looking to set out on an upper-crust cruise vacation, but don’t quite have the high society bankroll to fund it, you’re in luck. Two luxury small-ship cruise lines have recently launched promotions that reduce rates on sailings to the Caribbean, Mediterranean, China, Egypt, and beyond, by 25 to 40 percent. Just hurry—the best berths are sure to book up fast, and one of these deals expires as soon as Wednesday, February 29.

    Posted by Elissa Richard on February 24, 2012 at 6:39:51 PM EST in Cruises, Deals
  • A Trio of New Wine-Themed Sailings

    We heard it through the grapevine: Catering to oenophiles is the latest trend on the high seas. A trio of cruise lines are pulling out all the stops to lure wine enthusiasts on deck, with newly launched wine-themed programs that feature plenty of wine experts on tap, viticulture-minded lectures, special vintage tastings, and more. And, of course, ports of call worthy of raising a glass to, in some of the world's top wine regions.

    Posted by Elissa Richard on February 15, 2012 at 5:46:38 PM EST in Cruises, News, Wine & Cocktails
  • Silversea Cruises Serves Up Slow Food Tours of Tuscany

    Ultra-luxe, all-suite cruise line Silversea is cooking up a new "Slow Food Adventure in Tuscany" program in partnership with Slow Food Italy.

    Posted by Elissa Richard on February 09, 2012 at 1:55:16 PM EST in Cruises, News