CRUISES

best new cruises in 2017

Best New Cruises in 2017: Hot ships? Cool ports?

By Janice and George

What are the best new cruises in 2017? The hottest new ships? The most exciting new itinerary? The coolest new ports and best new cruise experience? Hop aboard to see what’s making waves for 2017!

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cruising tips

Cool tips to spice up your cruise. Like… Take your folding bicycle!

By Janice and George

Skip the cookie-cutter cruise with these tips for how to improve your cruise. Take your own folding bicycle. Get an air deviation to tack on a land stay. And more!

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myanmar river cruise

Loving the land of temples on an exotic Myanmar river cruise

By Janice and George

From a cheroot-making shop to gilded stupas, this Ayeyarwady River cruise on the deluxe “Belmond Orcaella” immerses you in exotic Myanmar. Ox-cart rides (bouncy!) are a bonus.

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Vancouver cruise port

Sailing away from the Vancouver cruise port

By Janice and George

No wonder 1 million cruise passengers love the Vancouver cruise port each year! You can walk to shops, cafes and parks. Our city is particularly beautiful when seen from a cruise ship.

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people love river cruising - River Countess Uniworld

Terraced vineyards, trishaw rides and temples too – why you’ll love river cruising!

By Janice and George

We’re riverholics. We want to float down another lazy river on another lovely rivership, and fall in love with another place we’ve never been. Why? For one, riverships are small.

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Ponant Cruises - Le Ponant

Ooh La La! Going French with Ponant Cruises

By Janice and George

“More Bordeaux to go with your langouste sabayon?” (And maybe more French brie too?) We love the French touch on Ponant Cruises, which operates five chic ships.

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Irrawaddy River Cruise - Orcaella

A River Runs Through It: Slowing down on an Irrawaddy River cruise

By Janice and George

The slow meandering Irrawaddy is Myanmar’s lifeblood. On our Irrawaddy River cruise on the “Belmond Orcaella,” we welcome the unhurried pace.

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Voyages to Antiquity cruise in the Aegean

By Janice and George

The tiny medieval island of Monemvasia is just one reason we chose this off-the-beaten-path Voyages to Antiquity cruise in the Aegean.

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Hawaii cruises for families

Aloha! Hawaii cruises for families

By Janice and George

Whale watching, volcano exploration and surfing! There are loads of fun things for kids to do on these Hawaii cruises for families.

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Cruising French Polynesia: As romantic as it gets

By Janice and George

Cruising French Polynesia is as romantic as it gets. And it’s often the most affordable way to visit these luscious islands blooming with hibiscus.

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Cruising the Pacific Islands: Blue Fiji

By Janice and George

Cruising Fiji? It’s about watching firewalkers tread barefoot on red-hot coals. Chugging kava with a village chief. And basking on secluded beaches.

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Antarctica penguins

Antarctica penguins a peppy lot

By Janice and George

Move over “Happy Feet”! Yes, as Emperor penguins, you’re regal. But we want to talk about other Antarctica penguins like peppy little Adelies, Chinstraps and shy Gentoo penguins.

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Uncruise Hawaii

Discover hidden Hawaii on this UnCruise Hawaii adventure

By Janice and George

The manta rays glide up from the inky depths, wings flapping like Dracula’s cape, on this night snorkel on our “uncruise Hawaii.” More adventures follow!

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Un-Cruise Adventures Alaska

Exploring Alaska’s untamed wilderness with UnCruise Adventures

By Janice and George

We explored Alaska’s “untamed wild and woolly wilderness” with Un-Cruise Adventures Alaska. No discos, no gift shop. But hiking, kayaking, even snorkeling!

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