Discover the First Overwater Bungalows in Riviera Maya, Mexico

24 Feb 2016

Karisma Hotels & Resorts will open overwater accommodations, a first for Mexico, in September 2016. The Overwater Bungalows will open at El Dorado Maroma, located in the Riviera Maya, south of Cancun. Only select agencies like Acendas Travel will be allowed to book the Overwater Bungalows from now until September 1, 2016. Unparalleled Luxurious Accomodations The first phase, of 30 suites, is currently under construction.... View Article

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Viking’s First Ocean Ship Sweeps Cruiser’s Choice Awards

23 Feb 2016

Fresh off its win as “Best New Ocean Ship” in the Cruise Critic® Editors’ Picks Awards, the first ship from Viking Ocean Cruises® has just received more top honors from the popular online cruise resource. The 930-guest Viking Star, which launched less than a year ago, received three top awards in the 6th Annual Cruisers’ Choice Awards. Viking Star received First Place Placements in three... View Article

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Why You Should Book a River Cruise Right Now

16 Feb 2016

The 930-guest Viking Star, which launched less than a year ago, received three top awards in the 6th Annual Cruisers’ Choice Awards. Viking Star received First Place Placements in three award categories – and in each instance was also the highest-rated ship in the cruise industry: Best Cruise Ship for First-Timers; Best Cruise Ship Cabins; and Best Cruise Ship Public Rooms. Cruise Critic is the... View Article

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Luxury Getaway for Couples #3

16 Feb 2016

You can cancel (for free) up to the day of departure. Sailing a fleet of 59 river ships in places like Paris, Prague, and Vienna (including a few vessels that are set to be christened next month), Viking decided to waive cancellation fees and penalties on all new 2016 reservations in the hopes of both drawing new customers and adding a cushion of comfort for... View Article

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Luxury Getaway for Couples #2

12 Feb 2016

Sometimes you just need to get out and enjoy some extra space. A LOT of extra space. If you love to explore and have an incredible urge for adventure than the second stop in our Romantic Getaway Series is calling your name!

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Luxury Getaway for Couples #1

12 Feb 2016

There's nothing better than a romantic getaway! We're not talking about a huge trip, of course we love planning those too, but we're focusing on the importance of getting away just for a bit. It's about sneaking out with the one you love for some rest, relaxation, and rejuvenation. We all need to escape the daily grind from time to time. In fact, research agrees. Check out this clip from the Today show.

Now that we've established the need to getaway it's time to get inspired!

This is the first of three entirely different weekend getaways in what we call our Romantic Getaway Series. We've planned everything - all you have to do is pick your dates, choose the destination that pulls at your heartstrings and pack your bags!

The first itinerary takes us to the beach!

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Royal Caribbean’s New Harmony of the Seas Entertainment

28 Jan 2016

by Sara Jane Crane

Royal Caribbean International's newest and hottest ship yet, Harmony of the Seas - sailing to Europe's most popular destinations in the Western Mediterranean, beginning May 2016 - is setting the stage for an entertainment ensemble unlike anything ever seen before in one place.

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A River Cruise Through The Golden Land of Myanmar

27 Jan 2016

A journey on one of Asia's great rivers offers a tapestry of fascinating sights, colorful cultures, and ancient traditions. Traveling along a river gets you closer to all the must-see sights and introduces you to the locals and their way of life. Coursing more than 1,300 miles through central Myanmar, the Irrawaddy and its surrounding valley form the historical, cultural, and economic heart of Myanmar.

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10 Reasons to LOVE Cruising

25 Jan 2016

Cruising is a fantastic way for people of all ages to see the world. There are so many places you can visit by ship that it can be hard to choose just one. Not to mention, there are dozens of cruise lines and a variety of ships that come in all sizes. How do you find the one that's right for you?

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