Sail Into Thanksgiving

In addition to treasured family time together, setting sail over Thanksgiving means someone else does the cooking and cleaning up! Not only can you enjoy a traditional Thanksgiving meal with loved ones and new friends, but do so in a different setting than to which you’re accustomed. Dressed in their traditional Thanksgiving attire, Mickey Mouse […]

Costa Cruises’ Culinary Delights

Sponsored by Costa Cruises Passengers sailing the seven seas with Italian-based Costa Cruises can expect to be wowed by both the scenery and the cuisine, naturally inspired by Italy’s finest culinary delights. The various menus offered on the ships are guaranteed to satisfy any diner. In April 2017, the cruise line launched a new menu by […]

The Strand Cruise Caters to Families

Think river cruising in exotic locations is just for grown-ups? Meet The Strand Cruise, the first luxury cruise in Myanmar to offer a series of special departures catering specifically to the family travel market. As an antidote to massive ships that sail the same routes in familiar waters of the Caribbean, for example, along with […]

Sail the Caribbean with Costa Cruises

Sponsored by Costa Cruises Through March 2018, Costa Cruises guests can enjoy the white sands of the Caribbean beaches alongside specially designed itineraries to highlight the islands’ best offerings. Three ships serve the Caribbean, including the Costa Deliziosa, sailing seven- and 10-night itineraries in the western Caribbean. All sailings depart from Port Everglades, Fla., making […]

Ancestry Journeys: Sail Into Family History

Celebrities and public figures appearing on NBC’s Who do You Think You Are and PBS’ Finding Your Roots have proven time travel is real … at least when it comes to tracing the new ways individuals can use modern technology to track down their familial and genetic roots, encountering all kinds of surprises along the […]

A Maine Windjammer Sail with Teens

Sailing on a Maine Windjammer is not an ordinary cruise. The wind and weather determine the course. You will rarely find shops at a port of call and on-board activities are strictly BYO. But for us and for teen-aged Mary, our week on the Angelique was a great adventure After boarding in Camden, Maine, we […]