Silversea Introduces New Land Programme with Focus on Slow Food


(9 January 2012) Silversea Cruises has created a new “Slow Food Adventure in Tuscany” land option that will debut on three Mediterranean voyages in 2012.
In collaboration with Slow Food Italy, the ultra-luxury cruise company has designed an exclusive three-night programme that will highlight the culinary and cultural traditions of Tuscany and introduce participants to local… [Continue Reading]

Celebrity Cruises Designs More Ways For Guests To Enjoy Europe


MIAMI, June 7: From award-winning ships to world-class cuisine, from extraordinary service to inspiring activities, the “Designed for you” brand platform exemplifies the way Celebrity Cruises creates experiences based on what discerning cruisers want most. Now, as a result of research into what would enhance its guests’ Europe experience, Celebrity has expanded its already dynamic… [Continue Reading]

If Your Next Cruise Includes Croatia, You Are in for an Unexpected Treat


Along the Adriatic Sea, in what was once vital part of the Roman Empire, lies one of the most beautiful and culturally rich countries, Croatia. For years, as part of the communist Yugoslavia, this beautiful area remained off the “tourist radar” for most Americans. The European Union and United Nations recognized… [Continue Reading]

Results on Tethered Balloon Poll, New Poll on Relaxation


We’ve had quite a few respondents to our question “Would you be interested in taking a tethered balloon ride while on your next cruise?” For those of you who might have missed my initial article, the Oasis of the Seas, Royal Caribbean’s biggest and most ambitious build is testing a tethered balloon ride as… [Continue Reading]

Seabourn Takes Delivery of Seabourn Odyssey


Genoa, Italy, June 19: The Yachts of Seabourn has taken delivery of the cruise industry’s first ultra-luxury vessel to launch in six years. Built at T.Mariotti shipyard in Genoa and with a gross tonnage of 32,000, Seabourn Odyssey will be launched and named in Venice on June 24 before embarking on her maiden voyage.
“This… [Continue Reading]