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Why Choose Just One Caribbean Destination When You Can Island Hop With a Catamaran Yacht?

Sep 6, 2014  |   Contributor: Donald Herrera-Fairbairn

This winter, Sunsail, a sailing and water sports vacation company, is offering a charter around the Caribbean that'll make for an unforgettable holiday adventure. While everyone back home is stuck dealing with cold weather and ridiculous parking during the season, you could be sailing turquoise waters in warmth and style.

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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. 

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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.

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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.

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Peruvian Amazon River Cruise Partners With Treehouse Lodge for 6-Day Land & Sea Tour

Jul 15, 2014  |   Contributor: Roger Sands

For the first time, Rainforest Cruises will be offering its passengers the opportunity to experience the wonders of the Peruvian Amazon and branch out with a special cruise and Treehouse Lodge package tour. Rainforest Cruises, a boutique travel company specializing in traditional and authentic Amazon riverboat tours, is offering a new experiential package. The offer takes guests aboard the luxurious Cattleya riverboat on the Amazon River and provides overnight accommodations high into the rainforest’s treetops with a stay at the AmazonTreehouse Lodge.

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Cruise from St. Petersburg to Moscow for 15 Days in an All-Inclusive Russian River Trip

Jul 11, 2014  |   Contributor: Donald Herrera-Fairbairn

Scenic Cruises has put together a 15-day Imperial Jewels of Russia River Cruise that takes guests from St. Petersburg to Moscow visiting picturesque architecture and experiencing guided tours. Guests will also enjoy accommodations aboard the brand's comfortably appointed Scenic Tsar cruise ship.

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Norwegian Cruise Line Invests $250 Million Into Improving Cruise Experiences

Jun 21, 2014  |   Contributor: Donald Herrera-Fairbairn

Norwegian Cruise Line is looking to make your next journey with them one to remember. To do so, they have invested over $250 million into multiple projects collectively called Norwegian NEXT, which will bring new enhancements, experiences and transformations to their fleet. They’ve also invested time into focusing on pre-cruise planning so that guests can design their sea-bound vacation.

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Royal Caribbean Employs Robotics To Transform New Quantum Class Venue

Jun 19, 2014  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

This fusion of technology and entertainment at Royal Caribbean’s new Two70SM space, is pretty dang cool. Created by architectural firm 5+design, the venue employed the help of robots (yes, you read that right) in its design of the metamorphic venue on the Quantum class. 

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Cruise the Mekong River in Vietnam and Cambodia on a 15-Day Trip with Uniworld

Apr 22, 2014  |   Contributor: Diane Sukiennik & Michael Reiss

Experience two exotic countries in one exceptional journey through Uniworld, a luxury river cruise company. Traditional country charm and vibrant city life are seamlessly intertwined on their 15-day tour that includes seven nights on the River Orchid plying the mystical Mekong River. It also includes seven nights in luxury hotels near must-see sights, including UNESCO World Heritage site, Angkor Wat. Most importantly, encounter the culture and meet the gracious and resilient people who make Vietnam and Cambodia their home.

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Viking Cruises Secures Guinness World Record With 16-Longships Party

Mar 27, 2014  |   Contributor: Nicolle Monico

There’s a Guinness World Record for just about everything these days. Case in point, Viking Cruises just broke a new record for…wait for it…“The Most Ships Inaugurated in One Day by One Company.” Yep, the luxury cruise line just christened 16 new Longships during a multi-phased event taking place over 24-hours and claimed its victory.

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Aqua Expeditions Branches Out Into New Waters with Aqua Mekong River Cruise

Jan 9, 2014  |   Contributor: Nicolle Monico  |  1 Comment

Happy Birthday to Aqua Mekong! This month, luxury cruise line Aqua Expeditions expanded into Asia with the addition of their new Vietnam and Cambodia river cruise. Previously, the brand’s vessels were only in Peru but Founder and CEO, Francesco Galli Zugaro wanted to see his ships reach new waters by 2014.

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A Christmas Markets Odyssey: A Viking River Cruise Down The Danube

Dec 26, 2013  |   Contributor: Susan Kime

Chiaroscuro — the contrasting movement of light and dark, background and foreground — usually found in static paintings is present on Viking River Cruises' Christmas Markets tour. The moment-to-moment land and waterscape changes cruising down the Danube are defined across the wake of Central European history. Unlike most rivers, the Danube moves 1492 miles, from west to east originating in Germany's Black Forest, and cutting through ten countries, finally emptying into the Black Sea in Romania.

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21-Day Ultimate Antarctica and Patagonia Cruise Features Chilean Cuisine and Awesome Natural Wonders

Dec 11, 2013  |   Contributor: Nicolle Monico

Seabourn Cruises’ 21-day Ultimate Antarctica and Patagonia features an itinerary that is filled with a wide range of experiences all packed into one trip; and it may even be the answer to your holiday gifting problems. Spend time with penguins, sneak away to “The Switzerland of South America” and view Chilean fjords, all the while cruising along the Pacific and Atlantic Oceans — that sounds like a great gift to me.

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Never Miss Out on Current Events While on Onboard Silversea Cruises

Dec 9, 2013  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Thanks to NewspaperDirect, the luxury cruise line Silversea Cruises now offers complimentary newspapers and lifestyle magazines to Silver Cloud and Silver Galapagos guests via an onboard digital service. With the ability to stream media via smartphone or tablet devices, travelers can now have access to hundreds of articles in 56 languages across 100 countries.

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Celebrity Cruises' Captain's Club Loyalty Program Gets Two More Tiers

Dec 4, 2013  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Two new tiers have been added to Celebrity Cruises’ Captain’s Club loyalty program, thanks to feedback from guests whom helped to define the features. Starting on November 25, 2013, the luxury liner’s reward’s program began to include a six-tiered status: Preview, Classic, Select, Elite, Elite Plus and Zenith, with the latter two boasting their own unique set of privileges and benefits.

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