In Search of the Polar Lights

The Northern Lights are a great attraction for those of us who wander with a purpose on our vacations and an unexpected delight for those of us who don’t.

In Search of the Polar Lights2020-10-15T19:41:15+00:00

A Look at New Cruising Protocols

Many cruise lines have been pro-active in researching and implementing new measures to keep you healthy and safe. They have published all their protocols on their websites for prospective cruisers to see and a few have employed third party inspectors ...

A Look at New Cruising Protocols2020-06-17T18:47:05+00:00

A Scotch Whisky Tour

Whether you are a whisky drinker or a wine aficionado, a whisky “tour “ of Scotland is informative, fun and satisfying - taking you from the Lowlands to the Highlands to see the best scenery and attractions to be found in this country of friendly people.

A Scotch Whisky Tour2020-02-19T15:48:35+00:00

When in Rome | 14 Tips

Prepare yourself for an unforgettable experience when in Rome. You will, in all probability, wish to see the usual tourist favorites: the Spanish Steps, Trevi Fountain, the Vatican and the Colosseum. This article features fourteen little tips learned during a recent visit ...

When in Rome | 14 Tips2020-01-21T18:16:30+00:00

Top 5 Reasons to Use a Travel Professional

You Are Not Just a Name or a Number. Your travel professional will take time to get to know you – your likes, dislikes – everything that determines the right fit for you in a vacation. Based on this, he/she will give you recommendations and carry out all ...

Top 5 Reasons to Use a Travel Professional2019-12-18T14:47:39+00:00

Treading the Murky Waters of Specials, Deals & Offers

The travel industry is highly competitive and nowhere more so than in cruising. Whether it is an ocean cruise or a river cruise, the market has exploded in the last few years with new vendors and new ships. Most consumers ...

Treading the Murky Waters of Specials, Deals & Offers2019-10-21T14:58:15+00:00

Cruises vs. Resorts

You meet two kinds of vacationers – the ones who love to cruise and the ones who prefer their all inclusive resorts. These are some of the reasons you will hear most often by those who vacation year after year at resorts as to why they never want to cruise:

Cruises vs. Resorts2019-07-10T13:19:57+00:00

An Ocean Cruiser’s Dining Options

A great deal of attention to planning of one’s ocean cruise vacation often goes to the port days – the excursion(s) or not, and if so, which ones, the clothes and items to pack, and so on. Dining options are often way down the list.

An Ocean Cruiser’s Dining Options2018-06-18T17:36:46+00:00

The Importance of Excursions

Cruisers are usually confronted with the question of whether they should purchase excursions to complete their days in port . Generally, there are these different mindsets when it comes to excursions:...

The Importance of Excursions2019-04-14T14:13:40+00:00

Escorted Cruises

Escorted Cruise Group Leader Escorted Cruises= Great Value If you are thinking an escorted cruise is anything like an escorted land tour, please think again. Escorted cruises give you the best of both worlds – independence but assistance when or if you need it. Here are the advantages of an escorted cruise: [...]

Escorted Cruises2019-10-21T14:50:38+00:00