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From Robot Bartenders to the Fastest Internet, This Cruise Line is Setting the Standard for At-Sea Tech

Aug 28, 2014  |   Contributor: Donald Herrera-Fairbairn

Sure, visiting conventions and trade shows can lead to some cool interactions with new technologies, but we rarely get to experience sincerely awesome gadgetry aboard cruise ships. In fact just a couple years ago we were impressed to find rentable iPhones aboard the Allure of the Seas, usable only to access a map, schedule of events and track our cruising buddies on the ship. ... Read More

Tour One of 2014's Hottest Destinations by Gulet On an 8-Day Journey Through Turkey

Aug 27, 2014  |   Contributor: Donald Herrera-Fairbairn

Since BBC documentary filmmaker Peter Sommer trekked 2,000 miles through Turkey in 1994, he has put together a number of inspiring tours led by archaeological experts. Come August 30, 2014, his travel company Peter Sommer Travels will be running four eight-day trips by gulet covering some of the Mediterranean Sea's most alluring ancient sites found amongst the Turkish shores.... Read More

This $24K Antarctica Cruise Throws in a Complimentary Parka for Good Measure

Aug 22, 2014  |   Contributor: Donald Herrera-Fairbairn

One hundred years ago, Ernest Shackleton and his crew of 27 attempted to cross Antarctica on foot from Weddell Sea to Ross Sea by way of crossing the South Pole. Though the now-famous expedition faced perilous odds and disastrous setbacks, Shackleton and his entire crew were saved in 1916. In commemoration of his tremendous leadership and the unrelenting determination of his crew, a Journey to Antarctica: The White Continent adventure is being offered through National Geographic and Lindblad Expeditions.... Read More

Will Crystal Serenity Become the First Luxury Liner to Sail the Northwest Passage in 2016?

Aug 21, 2014  |   Contributor: Donald Herrera-Fairbairn

For 32 days from August 16 through September 27 of 2016, Crystal Serenity cruise ship will make its way through the Northwest Passage and will mark the first time a luxury liner has made the voyage. Starting in Anchorage and ending in New York, the route will take travelers to destinations rarely seen by anyone other than expedition ships and rugged explorers.... Read More

 
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