Princess Cruises Launches 2015 “Come Back New” Advertising Campaign to Support Company’s 50th Anniversary and Wave Booking Season


SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (January 12, 2015) – To ring in the new year Princess Cruises has launched a fresh advertising campaign to remind travelers of the memorable moments they can experience while aboard a Princess Cruises vacation. The multi-million-dollar program comes on the heels of last year’s successful “come back new” marketing campaign that marked the… [Continue Reading]

Our Pricing is so good on Celebrity Solstice Alaska for June 19th, 2015, I’ve got to get word out!


While I usually reserve this blog for news and opinion and try to keep my travel agency business separate, I am going to make a bit of an exception to shamelessly plug one of my group cruises.  The reason is that I locked in the low pricing on this cruise with a travel agent’s group… [Continue Reading]

Holland America Line Features Its Most Extensive Canada and New England Program with 48 Sailings in 2014


Seattle, Wash., August 5, 2013 — In 2014, Holland America Line is offering an extensive Canada and New England program with 48 sailings spanning spring, summer and fall. With three ships departing from five convenient homeports, more travelers can experience the region’s breathtaking scenery, historic seaports, culinary treats and cultural charm.
Scheduled May through October, the… [Continue Reading]

Un-Cruise Adventures Christens S.S. Legacy and Launches Heritage Adventures


88-guest vessel sails in Alaska and on the Columbia and Snake Rivers
On Thursday, August 8, 2013 Un-Cruise Adventures officially christened its newest vessel, the 88-guest S.S. Legacy, in a dockside celebration near company headquarters in Seattle, Washington.  The replica coastal steamer is the eighth vessel in the adventure cruise line’s fleet.
The S.S. Legacy sails Heritage… [Continue Reading]

Ultra Light Goose Down Jackets Present Maximum Warmth with Minimum Packing Size and Weight


Long a favorite of skiers, hikers, and climbers, the ultra light goose down jacket has now gone main stream and high fashion at prices for every traveler.
I first saw this type of jacket earlier this week on “Live with Kelly and Michael”. The expert guest on the show presented holiday… [Continue Reading]