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12 09, 2021

Crystal Cruises offering jaw-dropping Veranda fares

By |2021-09-12T23:08:45+00:00September 12th, 2021|Blog Homepage, Destinations, Dining, Ports, Ships, Stuff|0 Comments

Hurry  offer limited By Patti Pietschmann, Travel Diva It’s a real deal. And it won’t be available for long so call a Pavlus agent asap (800-528-9300).  Crystal Cruises is offering guests the chance to enjoy the sea breezes and alfresco options of a Verandah stateroom at jaw-dropping ocean-view pricing The Limited-Time Veranda Event has stateroom fares starting [...]

7 09, 2021

Bookings are so hot for AmaWaterways river cruises it’s adding more options

By |2021-09-07T18:09:48+00:00September 7th, 2021|Blog Homepage, Destinations, Ports, Riverboat Cruises, Ships, Stuff|0 Comments

The popular line is expanding its longer vacation choices by Patti Pietschmann, Travel Diva Earlier this year AmaWaterways, launched its longest-ever river cruise itinerary--the  Seven River Journey Through Europe. It has been so successful, come fall of 2023 it is offering more like it.  One of which covers 14 distinctive countries in 47 days. The [...]

3 09, 2021

Silversea Cruises featuring fabulous “far flung” destinations for 2023

By |2021-09-04T17:45:17+00:00September 3rd, 2021|Blog Homepage, Destinations, Ports, Ships, Stuff|0 Comments

Itineraries to fit every bucket list By Patti Pietschmann, Travel Diva What ever part of the globe is on your bucket list, chances are  Silversea Cruises  2023-2024 itineraries can satisfy your lust.  The company is offering cruises in  690 areas in 125 countries and seven continents. This includes over 60 maiden calls.  The line plans [...]

1 09, 2021

Crystal river cruises that will rock your boat

By |2021-09-01T16:55:37+00:00September 1st, 2021|Blog Homepage, Destinations, Ports, Riverboat Cruises, Ships, Stuff|0 Comments

The most luxurious riverboats rolling By Patti Pietschmann, Travel Diva Keith Steiner photo Crystal Cruises  riverboats are as extraordinary as the luxury cruise operator  itself. Each of of its stylish ships feature butlers, fine food and sophisticated service.  And,   Life on board each  vessels is a touch of honey.  We're talking  charming, storybook [...]

26 08, 2021

What every newbie cruiser needs to know

By |2021-08-24T20:25:03+00:00August 26th, 2021|Blog Homepage, Dining, Ports, Ships, Stuff|0 Comments

First cruise coming up? Read this By Patti Pietschmann Travel Diva Silversea offers all-inclusive fares and new ships such as the Silver Moon Hello all newbie cruisers out there.  Are you ready to take the plunge on that first cruise but  a little nervous about it.  Don't be. You will love it. Especially [...]

14 08, 2021

Passengers boarding Tauck’s new Andorinha got a bonus treat

By |2021-08-12T17:00:25+00:00August 14th, 2021|Blog Homepage, Destinations, Dining, Ports, Riverboat Cruises, Ships, Stuff|0 Comments

Riverboat company staged surprise christening ceremony By Patti Pietschmann, Travel Diva Guests get to attend normally exclusive christening in Barca d'Alva Passengers embarking on the inaugural of Tauck’s stunning riverboat, ms Andorinha got a big surprise. After spending two-nights in a Madrid hotel they went to the board the ship in Barca d'Alva [...]

5 08, 2021

Princess Cruises to make big splash this fall with cruises from U.S. ports

By |2021-08-05T21:23:08+00:00August 5th, 2021|Blog Homepage, Destinations, Ports, Ships, Stuff|1 Comment

Ships to cruise from LA, San Francisco and Ft. Lauderdale By Patti Pietschmann, Travel Diva Good news.  We will be able to sail out of LA, Lauderdale and San Francisco again starting this fall on a Princess Cruise.  And when we do you there will be some fun amenities and perks  waiting, even a new [...]

28 07, 2021

Silver Moon’s Piraeus christening

By |2021-07-28T20:47:42+00:00July 28th, 2021|Blog Homepage, Destinations, Ports, Ships, Stuff|0 Comments

Silversea's newest ship gets her name while marking lines cruise reboot  By Patti Pietschmann, Travel Diva It was a Moon over Piraeus, Silversea's new ship that is. The stunning vessel took center stage in an official christening today. Attending the gala event were notables such as  Richard D. Fain, Royal Caribbean Group, chairman and CEO [...]

28 07, 2021

Miami just added as port of call/embarkation to Crystal Serenity Bahamas itinerary

By |2021-07-28T22:09:37+00:00July 28th, 2021|Blog Homepage, Destinations, Ports, Ships, Stuff|1 Comment

The luxury cruise line to reboot pause with series of Bahamas Escapes By Patti Pietschmann, Travel Diva Update to this story.  Crystal Cruises will be using  Miami as a port of call and embarkations for Crystal Serenity’s Luxury Bahamas Escapes* voyages.  The first cruise out of Miami is Monday, August 9. Sailing from Miami will [...]

26 07, 2021

After 500-day pause cruise lines are back in business

By |2021-07-27T19:15:56+00:00July 26th, 2021|Blog Homepage, Destinations, Ports, Ships, Stuff|1 Comment

Let the good times roll By Patti Pietschmann, Travel Diva Hip, hip, hooray! Ships are back in the water.  Several are now heading north to Alaska. Some are doing the Caribbean. Others are in Iceland and Greece. Among the latest re-entry after the 500-day coronavirus- pause is  NCL. And it's doing it with Norwegian Jade [...]