Alaskan Dream Cruises Chichagof Dream Review

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 […]

Alaska Dream Cruises: Sitka to Juneau

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 […]

CroisiEurope MS Miguel Torga Cruise Ship Review

Discover CroisiEurope Abstract: Discover what cruising on CroisiEurope is about. A cruise line and ship review of MS Miguel Torga that offers 6-to-8-day cruises through the Douro Valley. About the cruise line CroisiEurope is a family-owned company that has been in operation since 1976.  International travelers will like the laid-back vibe, which I found refreshing […]

Best of Greek Food

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 […]

Layover: Athens, Greece

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 […]

Greek Isles & Adriatic Voyage

Greek Isles Cruise via Azamara Journey Live voyage report coming soon. Ready to Sail from June 23, 2016 – July 03, 2016. Gap Cruise: The new right of passage? Some high school graduates take a Gap year (or two) between graduation and the start of college, or after graduating from university. But in the case of […]

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

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 […]

Flying into Longyearbyen, Svalbard

Destination: Longyearbyen, Svalbard Exploring the town that boasts the highest of most things: the northernmost post office, museum, restaurant, and university to name just a few.  The largest settlement in the high Norwegian Arctic is Longyearbyen, which is also the administrative center of Svalbard, Norway. For cruise passengers who are meeting a ship, like I did […]

Port Buzz: Glasgow, Scotland via Greenock

Photo Tour from shore leave in Glasgow, Scotland. Port Buzz: Glasgow, Scotland via Greenock. Photo tour from a full-day in port via Azamara Quest. Today Azamara Quest called on Greenock, which is located in Inverclyde a short 45-minute train ride to the Glasgow Central train station in the city center. Scotland’s largest city offers cruise […]