Monthly Archives: September 2013

Cunard Flagship Queen Mary 2 Goes on Mid-Atlantic Mercy Mission to Aid Solo Lady Rower

Cunard flagship Queen Mary 2 lent a helping hand to a Canadian rower, Mylène Paquette, in the mid-Atlantic today.  Mylène is aiming to become the first North American woman to row solo across the Atlantic, a total of 2,700 nautical … Continue reading

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Crystal Cruises Launches Custom Celebration Services Around the World

An elegant wedding in the hills of Tuscany.  A birthday blowout on a beach in Bali.  A retirement roast at one of Cape Town’s top wineries.  A renewal of vows “on top of the world” at sea.  With Crystal Cruises’ … Continue reading

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Paul Gauguin Cruises Receives a 2013 Travel Weekly Magellan Award

Paul Gauguin Cruises, operator of the highest-rated and longest continually sailing luxury cruise ship in the South Pacific, the m/s Paul Gauguin, and the 90-guest m/v Tere Moana, won a 2013 Silver Magellan Award in the category of Small Cruise … Continue reading

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Cunard Line’s Famous Fleet Awarded Top Rankings in 2014 Berlitz Complete Guide to Cruising and Cruise Ships

Cunard Linehas dominated the Berlitz Complete Guide to Cruising and Cruise Ships rankings for 2014, which were released on Friday, giving the company clear leadership over competitors in the “Large Resort Ship” category. The top three ships are all Cunard: … Continue reading

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Remote Atolls, Rich Ecosystems and Unknown Tribes — The Breathtaking Expanse of the Pacific Ocean Can Now Be Explored with Silversea’s Newest Expedition Ship

Leading ultra-luxury cruise line Silversea, renowned for its prestigious ships and exotic locations, is to sail to even more remote and stunning destinations from 2014 with the arrival of its newest expedition ship, the 128-guest Silver Discoverer. Aboard Silver Discoverer, … Continue reading

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Berlitz Cruise Guide 2014: EUROPA and EUROPA 2 receive top distinction of 5-stars plus

The latest edition of the popular “Complete Guide to Cruising & Cruise Ships” has awarded the two sister ships in the luxury sector, the EUROPA and the EUROPA 2 of Hapag-Lloyd Cruises, the highest distinction of 5-stars-plus. This makes both … Continue reading

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Seabourn Introduces Extended Explorations

Seabourn has introduced Extended Explorations, a novel way for travelers to enjoy longer cruises on the line’s award-winning small ships, with the added luxury of a wide range of choices regarding where and when they sail. For 2014 and 2015, … Continue reading

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