Cruise West Offers $2,500 VISA Gift Card Promo

Seattle, WA, April 12: Expand the mind and enrich the soul on an unforgettable European journey with Cruise West and receive a choice of a free $2,500 VISA gift card or apply the same savings towards the cruise fare. Book and pay in full by May 28, 2010, for any of the nine European adventures from the 2010 Voyages of the Great Explorers series to take advantage of the promotion. Cruise West, the world’s leading provider of small-ship explorations to the most fascinating destinations on earth, is offering nine distinct voyages in Europe ranging from 12- to 19-nights aboard the 60-suite Spirit of Oceanus. Exciting itineraries include:

· 14-nights Alexandria to Istanbul, departing May 4
· 14-nights Istanbul to Venice, departing May 17
· 12-nights Venice to Valletta, departing May 30
· 13-nights Valletta to Rome, departing June 10
· 13-nights Rome to Barcelona, departing June 22
· 16-nights Barcelona to Honfleur, departing July 4
· 19-nights Honfleur to Oslo, departing July 19
· 15-nights Oslo to London, departing Aug 6
· 19-nights London to St. John’s, departing Aug 20

Guests can expect exclusive encounters, included shore excursions at every port and an extraordinary ‘Ultimate Explorers Experience’ designed to bring guests into direct personal contact with fascinating people and cultures. The discovery and learning continues aboard ship as well with expert guest speakers sharing their knowledge through topical presentations. In addition, further exploration by Zodiac to pristine inlets and hard to reach villages fulfill the promise of an unforgettable journey.

Book and pay in full between April 12 and May 28, 2010, for any of the nine 2010 European voyages to receive the $2,500 VISA gift card (in US dollars) or savings towards the cruise fare. Offer is per person and valid on new bookings only. For further details, visit, call 800-296-8307 or a travel professional.