Silversea Cruises new Travel Journal

Silversea Cruises new all-in-one Travel Journal I was not expecting the new document package from Silversea Cruises for my upcoming voyage on Silver Spirit (see the highlights here). The Travel Journal that arrived in a thinner version of their signature gray box with Silverseas’s foil-stamped logo took me by surprise. There are a couple reasons […]

At your service: Silversea Cruises ‘My Silversea’ portal

Getting ready to sail: New My Silversea portal allows me to pre-book in advance One thing that passengers and travel agents can do prior to boarding a Silversea cruise is to visit the newly enhanced My Silversea portal. In January 2014, the ulta-luxury cruise line made major enhancements to the system that added the ability […]

[ Video ] The Alhambra Palace Shore Excursion

The Alhambra and the Generalife Shore excursion to Andalusia, Grenada, Spain A tour to Spain’s Alhambra in Granada, Spain will take approximately 9 hours (it’s about 90-minutes to Grenada from the Malaga Port. Cruise visitors with a desire to learn about the history of the fortified hilltop complex will enjoy walking around the UNESCO World Heritage […]

Silversea Cruises Silver Galapagos News

Silver Galapagos Embarks on First Voyage   Refurbishments are done, passengers are ready to set sail on Silver Galapagos Silver Galapagos is the second small-sized expedition ship in the Silversea Cruises fleet.   The vessel has been transformed into an  all-suite luxury expedition ship that accommodates 100-guests. According to Silversea Cruises, Silver Galapagos is the only […]

Silversea Cruises Galapagos Expeditions

Silversea Cruises Galapagos Expeditions Arriving late September 2013, Silversea Cruises will launch a new expedition vessel in the Galapagos Islands. Currently cruise guests can book a luxury Silversea expedition cruise for its 2013 and 2014 Galapagos programs. The destinations are the highlight The 100-guest Silver Galapagos will offer two 7-day itineraries: one visiting the western, […]

Photo Tour: Best Cruises of 2012

Photo Tour: Best Cruises of 2012 Trip of a lifetime 2012 was a great year for me. I went on four amazing cruises that could actually take top-honors for “trip of a lifetime” status.  Besides sailing on some of the best cruise lines (Paul Gauguin, Silversea, Holland America Line, and Uniworld Cruises), I also visited […]

Port Buzz: Santa Cruz de la Palma, Canary Islands, Spain via Silversea

Port Buzz: Santa Cruz de la Palma, Canary Islands, Spain     Silversea Silver Spirit called on Santa Cruz de La Palma, the capital of the island of La Palma in the Canary Islands. This marks our final full-day in port before debarking tomorrow in Las Palmas.  The ship is very close to town so […]

Port Buzz: Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain via Silversea

Port Buzz: Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain via Silversea     Silversea’s Silver Spirit arrived in port under clear skies and calm seas. Despite a forecast that had locals on high-alert for rains, cruise passengers headed out with little worry about potential blustery weather. Unlike other ports we have visited on this 9-day […]

Port Buzz: Canary Islands visit to Fire Mountains via Silversea

Port Buzz: Canary Islands visit to Fire Mountains via Silversea  Port: Arrecife in Lanzarote, in the Canary Islands, Spain Silver Spirit made the first of three port calls in the Canary Islands to complete our 9-night Spain and Canary Island voyage that started 7 days ago in Barcelona. Our journey has taken a turn (a […]