Travel Stories | River or ocean cruises

5 Excuses to Book Your Next Cruise

Cruising reduces stress.  Everyone benefits from escaping the daily routine and enjoying the thrill of experiencing a new place for the very first time. Stepping... read more

Why We Love River Cruising in Europe

River cruising offers great value Many river cruise lines are all-inclusive, meaning that you get your accommodation, meals, and guided tours as part of the... read more

Ask A Travel Agent: River Cruise Expert Karen

What is the difference between river cruising and ocean cruising? River cruises are more intimate, and typically more inclusive, than ocean cruising. The included shore... read more

What to Pack for a Caribbean Cruise

Shoes to Bring on a Caribbean CruiseShoes take up a lot of space so let’s start with those. To pack concisely and strategically, bring shoes... read more

Top 5 Bucket List Vacations Best Done by Cruise Ship

Bucket List Cruise #1: Panama Canal Why It Should Be On Your Bucket List: The Panama Canal is an engineering marvel, known for being an... read more

The Symphony of The Seas Has Arrived

With so many adventures onboard — from glow-in-the-dark laser tag to the tallest slide at sea — it's no wonder TIME magazine named Symphony one... read more

This Cruise Line has Plenty to Celebrate in Pride Month

  San Francisco, Toronto, Sydney, Berlin… Now you can add another destination to celebrate Pride Month: at Sea.     Celebrity Cruises held its first... read more

Picture This: The Largest Cruise Ship Ever to Transit the Panama Canal

As you can see, it was a tight fit when the newest mega-ship at sea arrived at one of the man-made wonders of the world... read more

Video: The World's Largest Spring Flower Garden - in Full Bloom on a Tulip-Time River Cruise!

They call it 'The Garden of Europe', and it's open for only 8 short weeks every spring. The spectacular Keukenhof garden in the Netherlands is... read more

7 Reasons to Cruise Canada and New England on Seabourn

One of the greatest natural spectacles in the world is the unmatched explosion of colorful foliage that takes place in Eastern Canada and the North-Eastern... read more