Orca Point Lodge Review

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Alaska Dream Cruises exclusive Orca Point Lodge One of the benefits of cruising on Alaskan Dream Cruises is access to Orca Point Lodge. This truly spectacular venue is located on Southwest Colt Island, which is about 30 miles by boat from downtown Juneau and nine miles by boat from the Allen Marine/Alaskan Dream Cruises facility in Auke Bay.  The lodge sits […]

Alaskan Dream Cruises Chichagof Dream Review

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Alaskan Dream Cruises Chichagof Dream Review 7-night cruise from Sitka to Juneau Big Picture: Who will like cruising with Alaskan Dream Cruises Outdoor enthusiasts who value slow cruising with a focus on discovering the “real Alaska” will love Alaskan Dream Cruises. Put another way, if the idea of cruising in Alaska on a large mass-market cruise ship with thousands of other […]

Alaska Dream Cruises: Sitka to Juneau

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Explore Alaska with Alaska Dream Cruises I am headed north to Sitka, Alaska with Sophia to experience small ship cruising with Alaska Dream Cruises.  Our home for the next week will be on an expedition ship catering to adventure travelers looking for an off-the-beaten-path Alaska cruise experience. We will meet up with the crew tomorrow in Sitka where we will […]

Kotor Fortress Hike via Azamara Club Cruises

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Kotor’s Old Town Walls and Fortress Hike Azamara Journey in Kotor Places of interest when calling on Kotor, Montenegro include many attractions like the Old Town Walls that cruise visitors can climb for a nominal fee. When we visited on Azamara Journey, Hotel Director Heike and Cruise Director Eric invited interested guests on a hike up to the top of […]

Best of Greek Food via Azamara

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Good Eats on Azamara Club Cruises in Greece There is no shortage of great food to be had in Greece. If you judge a country by the quality of its food then Greece would get the highest marks, in my book. Ingredients are fresh, locally sourced and simple but the tastes are amazing. My favorite dish is the Greek Salad but […]

Layover: Athens, Greece

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In transit to Azamara Club Cruises Pre-cruise discovery of Athens, Greece. Discover what a cruise passenger can do in Athens, Greece before boarding Azamara. What can a cruise passenger do with limited time in Athens, Greece? We arrived to our final destination: Athens, Greece a day in advance before boarding Azamara Journey for a 10-day cruise around the Greek Isles […]

Best in London: Martini Master Class at the Egerton House Hotel

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Best Martini in the heart of Knightsbridge   Before my London Layover, I did some research about the Egerton House Hotel’s martini master class. What I stumbled upon is an almost cult-classic experience celebrated by numerous nations around the globe. When I had a chance to  learn the art of the perfect martini, barman Esley Gunaratne did not disappoint.   […]

First look: Azamara Reimagined

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Upgraded suite on Azamara Quest Photos of Azamara Club Cruises’ newly reimagined suite.   Last week while cruising on Azamara Quest I had an opportunity to see a prototype of one of the newly “reimagined” suite on Azamara Quest. As luck would have it I managed to get a personal tour of  newly refreshed suite conducted by Larry Pimentel, President & CEO Azamara […]