by Arie Boris The skipper turned our boat hard to port as a line of sleek hulled racing sails rapidly approached. Baring down, the ten racing sailboats careened past and all at once, as if choreographed, tacked into the wind around the race track marker. Brightly colored sails dipped closer to the waves, as eight […]
By Robert Yost Hotel Andra (SEATTLE, WA)-We always stay the night before and after a cruise in the port city of embarkation and disembarkation. So for our recent Seattle based Alaska cruise on Holland America, we looked for a fun, affordable boutique property in the city. We stayed at the Hotel Andra, which is an […]
The cruise industry in Australia has been experiencing an astonishing growth. 10 years ago, there were only a few cruise companies dedicated to the Australia market. Today, more luxurious ships are seen docking in the ports of Australia’s major cities. This anticipated development is good news to cruising enthusiasts and avid travelers as it paves […]
By Arie Boris If you have always wanted to escape to a small, upscale French boutique hotel in the south of France, then cruising on Le Boreal is for you! This new and very chic vessel is so French in every way: interior design, cuisine, French staff, and guests. You will feel transported regardless of […]
Panama’s Chiriqui Highlands have so much to offer adventurous visitors. From national parks, mountains, to protected reserves and spectacular views of the glistening Caribbean Sea; it is impossible to be disappointed if you are an outdoor enthusiast.
Shimmering and stunning, these are just some of the words to appropriately describe the Grace Bay of Turks and Caicos. It is every beach enthusiast’s dream come to life. Picture a powdery ivory white beach stretching 12 miles. The actual sight of it will surely take your breath away. If these are not enough descriptions to impress you; you should also know that Grace Bay has time and time again, been hailed as one of the world’s best beaches by respected media and travel authorities like National Geographic, Trip Advisor and CNN.
Boasting centuries-old exquisite architecture and impressive modern public art installations, Zadar is a city that is hard to resist, especially for those who adore beauty and art. Situated in the Dalmatian coast of Croatia’s Adriatic archipelago; this port city, which gloriously thrived during the Roman times, has successfully merged the old and new. Thus, it is a favorite port of call for a number of cruise ships like Voyages to Antiquity and Crystal Cruises.