Ultra-luxury line Silversea has just unveiled brand-new entertainment programs across their five-ship fleet of classic luxury cruise ships. The brand-new production shows will feature live vocal performances that are complemented with musical tracks that have been arranged and recorded expressly for Silversea by the likes of the London Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and others.

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Exploring Un-Cruise Adventures’ Safari Endeavour

One of the largest vessels in the Un-Cruise Adventures’ Luxury Expedition fleet, the 84-guest Safari Endeavour is still reassuringly small when compared with most megaships that sail the waters off the Pacific Coast of North America. If you’ve never been on an 84-guest ship before, fear not: small [...]

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Right now, my friend and colleague – Avid Cruiser Ralph Grizzle – is sailing aboard Silversea’s Silver Wind on a voyage through the Eastern Mediterranean. Yesterday also happened to be his birthday. So what did Silversea do for him on his birthday? Ralph writes:

In 1957, at a hospital in Danville, [...]

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Of all the cruises out there, few can compare to the exhilarating excitement of standing on the deck of Cunard’s Queen Mary 2 as she thunders her way across the Atlantic Ocean. You might not think that a cruise with seven straight days at sea and no ports of call would be fun, but [...]

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Chateaux, Wine, and Europe’s Christmas Markets

What’s better than taking one river cruise? Taking two.

In late November, I’ll be travelling to Europe two solid weeks of river cruising adventure with Viking River Cruises. Our very special Live Voyage Report will last 15 days, highlight 12 ports of call in five different countries, [...]

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Last month, one of the greatest mysteries in the history of polar exploration was solved when a team of researchers from Parks Canada located the HMS Erebus, the lead vessel in Sir John Franklin’s doomed 1845 quest for the Northwest Passage. Discovered off the coast of King William Island in the Canadian territory of Nunavut, [...]

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There’s good news for fans of sailing out of Houston, Texas: Norwegian Cruise Line is back, and they’ve brought the beautiful Norwegian Jewel with them.

From now until April 11, 2015, Norwegian Jewel will be sailing three different Western Caribbean itineraries roundtrip from the Bayport Cruise Terminal in Houston, Texas. It marks the [...]

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Silversea’s Silver Galapagos – In Pictures

In September of 2013, ultra-luxury line Silversea took delivery of their second vessel for their Silversea Expeditions arm. In her past life, she was one of the most lauded luxury ships. Now, thanks to a series of substantial refits performed in 2013 and 2014, Silversea’s Silver Galapagos [...]

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Whenever I cruise, I like to try to sail on as many different ships as possible. To-date, I’ve sailed on everything from an eight-passenger sailing ship to a massive 4,500-guest megaship. Since we’re in to fall, like many of you, I’m trying to figure out just where it is I want to sail next year [...]

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Recapping our journey aboard Silversea’s Silver Galapagos

On Saturday morning, I said goodbye to Silversea’s Silver Galapagos in the port of Baltra after a stunning trip through the Galapagos Islands as part of Silversea’s weeklong Darwin’s Discovery – Western Galapagos Islands itinerary.

Over the course of a week, I had the chance to arguable [...]

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