Mexican Folklorico: A Tourist’s Primer From a Dancer’s Point of View

If you are taking a cruise that stops in Mexico and you enjoy performing arts, be sure to take excursion that includes a Mexican Folklorico Dance performance.
I have to admit I am a little biased in recommending Mexican dance performances, as I studied and performed with a troupe in Arizona for 5 years.   During that… [Continue Reading]

New Shore Excursion Finder Allows Crystal Guests to Find Their Perfect Adventure

LOS ANGELES, February 22, 2010 – How do I find the perfect excursion for the whole family? What if I want high adventure, or more exclusive experiences? How do I find excursions that include nature and wildlife, but aren’t too physically challenging? Beginning today, Crystal Cruises is introducing its Shore Excursion Finder,… [Continue Reading]

Discover The World … Up Close …With A Silversea Mid-Voyage Land Adventure

(15 October 2009) The world offers such an abundance of intriguing cultures, landscapes and experiences that Silversea has designed nearly 40 extended mid-cruise excursions for its voyages in 2010. Unlike a partial-day shore tour, these single- or multiple-day inland adventures offer travellers a more leisurely, in-depth and personal encounter with the local people,… [Continue Reading]

Discover The World … Up Close …With A Silversea Mid-Voyage Land Adventure

(15 October 2009) The world offers such an abundance of intriguing cultures, landscapes and experiences that Silversea has designed nearly 40 extended mid-cruise excursions for its voyages in 2010. Unlike a partial-day shore tour, these single- or multiple-day inland adventures offer travellers a more leisurely, in-depth and personal encounter with the local people,… [Continue Reading]

Scuba Excursions Now Offered On Cruise West’S 2009 South Pacific Itineraries

SEATTLE, April 8, 2008 – Cruise West, a leading small-ship cruise line with worldwide journeys, will offer seven distinct SCUBA excursions on its three 2009 South Pacific itineraries. The January through March cruises sail on Cruise West’s flagship, the 120-guest Spirit of Oceanus , through the untouched beauty, remote villages and tiny atolls of… [Continue Reading]