In 2003, I boarded a large cruise ship on a sailing of the Western Caribbean. I call this itinerary a training wheel cruise for would-be travelers because they offer a good first insight into what the experience is all about. Since then I’ve been on many other cruises in nearly every corner of the world, averaging at least one or two a year. It’s not how I always decide to travel, but it is a style I enjoy and over the years I have fine-tuned what it is I like and don’t like about certain companies, ships and itineraries. There still remain though a number of cruise styles and destinations I haven’t tried yet, including one that would seem to be a perfect match for me – luxury cruising. I’ve sailed on a number of premium cruise lines, but the true luxury experience had eluded me, until recently. Crystal Cruises and I had been trying to find an opportunity to work together for a number of years, but in 2018 the stars aligned and I just recently … [Read more...] about Crystal Cruises: What The Luxury Cruise Experience is Really Like
News Related: Ritz Carlton The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company is entering into luxury yachting and cruise market in 2019, bringing the award-winning luxury hotel brand’s service and timeless style to sea. Just take a look at the pictures in the scroller above to see the incredible interiors! Our Travel Auctions Sort Bypopularlatestending (Readers on Apple News may need to access our website on their web browsers to see the photos). The Ritz- Carlton Yacht Collection, this venture represents a unique foray into the cruise industry for a luxury hotel operator. The first of three lavish cruising yachts in this series is scheduled to take to sea in the fourth quarter of 2019, and you can book one of these cruises immediately via our luxury travel concierge. We also offer discounted premium flights, free room upgrades, free breakfasts, free hotel credit and VIP gifts on luxury cruises, and at luxury hotels like Four Seasons, Aman and more… for the same price as the hotel’s … [Read more...] about The Ultimate Luxury Cruise: Book A Ritz Carlton Cruise In 2019!
Sections SEARCH Skip to content Skip to site index Travel Subscribe Log In Log In Today’s Paper Travel | Four Ways to Book a Luxury Cruise for Less Supported by Travel Tips Cruising can be a pricey way to get away, but these tips will help you book even a high-end cruise and keep enough in your wallet to enjoy your destination. ByShivani Vora Dec. 11, 2018 A luxury cruise usually comes with luxury pricing, but there are ways to save money on your next onboard getaway, said Judy Perl, a cruise specialist and the founder of Judy Perl Worldwide Travel. “You can get a lot more for your money if you know what to look for when picking an itinerary,” she said. Here, she offers some tips to get the most bang for your buck the next time you book a cruise: Look for “positioning cruises” In the cruise industry, “positioning cruises” (sometimes referred to as “repositioning … [Read more...] about Four Ways to Book a Luxury Cruise for Less
HOME » Luxury Airlines & Cruises Tours, Luxury Hotels » Luxury Cruises » A Luxury Cruise Experience with Seabourn Cruises Luxury cruises are an incredible way to explore the world while indulging in the finer things in life. There are certain things I look for in a perfect cruise experience, this includes exceptional service, live entertainment, comfortable rooms and tantalizing restaurants. Seabourn Cruises offers all of this and so much more. With over three decades of cruising under their belt, you can be sure that you are in good hands. Their fleet consists of five, all-suite ships that each carry between 460 and 600 guests to the world’s most desirable destinations. From the Eternal City of Rome to the beautiful coastlines of South Africa, the variety is really impressive. For me, travel and food go hand in hand. Having a great food experience while abroad is something you definitely take home with you. One of the reasons I love Seabourn is because … [Read more...] about A Luxury Cruise Experience with Seabourn Cruises
By David Dickstein | [email protected] | PUBLISHED: November 23, 2018 at 3:01 pm | UPDATED: November 23, 2018 at 3:01 pm Watch the Travel Channel, talk to honeymooners, listen to the star of “The Bachelorette” from season six — they’ll all tell you that French Polynesia is the quintessential romantic paradise. And, for them, how can it not be if the TV crews are getting comped, newlyweds are paying with their cashed wedding checks and spouse-seeking Ali Fedotowsky is getting ABC-TV to pick up all the bills? For the rest of us, including this travel writer who pays his own way, spending two grand a night for a five-star, bucket-list overwater bungalow, $40 at a quality restaurant for an appetizer (repeat, appetizer) and $24 for a ham and cheese sandwich and $20 for a glass of unremarkable wine at a four-star hotel’s lobby bar is neither romantic nor paradise. So, when French Polynesia is described as a lover’s utopia, better take it with a … [Read more...] about Travel: Luxury cruise brings value to the pricey paradise of French Polynesia