Cruise & Travel Lifestyles

Elana Karpman

Recent Posts

Variety is the spice of life
Dec 12, 2017
I believe travel is the very spice of life and gives it a rich and necessary flavor. Spicing up your life by exploring enticing new places makes everything...
Holland America Line Celebrates Newbuilld Nieuw Statendam with Coin Ceremony
Dec 11, 2017
Holland America Line recently held the ms Nieuw Statendam's coin ceremony at Fincantieri’s Marghera shipyard in Italy. Following Italian shipbuilding tradition, Anne Marie Bartels, a member of Holland America Line’s esteemed President’s Club, served as the ship’s Madrina and participated...
Living In The Lap Of Luxury
Dec 8, 2017
There are so many stunning ships cruising the seas, oceans and rivers of the world these days; and they come many sizes, with a wide range of onboard amenities to delight. Here's a taste of the good life on some...
Ocean Cruising
MSC Adds Entertainment Options Onboard MSC Seaside
Dec 5, 2017
MSC Cruises' new flagship MSC Seaside will offer around-the-clock entertainment in a range of venues ensuring there is never a dull moment. Late-Night Fun and Laughter with BeerProv, New Improvised Comedy Concept For the first time on the MSC Cruises fleet, guests...
Dive Into Northern Mozambique
Dec 2, 2017
Snorkeling with dolphins in the wild. A UNESCO-nominated island full of colonial Portugese ruins. Millionaire hideaways. Northern Mozambique is as far off-the-grid as you can get and perfect for a post-safari idyll. In the sun-dappled water, we see them clearly through...
The Celebrity Revolution Continues with a New Ship Designed for the Galapagos Islands
Nov 29, 2017
Celebrity Cruises has unveiled another stunning revolution in ship design: Celebrity Flora is an elevated and inspired approach to marine exploration, meticulously designed expressly for the awe-inspiring Galapagos Islands. One of the most energy-efficient ships of its size in the diverse...
A Barefoot, Celeb-worthy Escape
Nov 26, 2017
Ready to feel like a rock star? A gun-metal gray helicopter whisks you off to Azura Quilalea Private Island. Greeted by the manager, you walk along a shell-and-coral path to reception. The view encompasses a postcard-pretty beach in front of...
Hotels & Resorts
American River Cruise Revolution
Nov 23, 2017
American Cruise Lines revealed that its brand new riverboat will be named American Song. The first ship in the Line’s highly anticipated Modern Riverboat Series, American Song will be the finest state-of-the-art ship available to the U.S. river cruise market.
New Hotel Gem Sparkles in Mozambique
Nov 20, 2017
With 50 sea-view rooms and suites far from civilization – surrounded by nothing for miles but grass-covered sand dunes and the occasional mud-brick village – Diamonds Mequfi Beach Resort is an ambitious new hotel, but this member of the Small...
Hotels & Resorts
Regent Seven Seas Cruises Names New Ship
Nov 17, 2017
Regent Seven Seas Cruises, the most inclusive luxury experience, announced the name of its new ship, scheduled for delivery in the first quarter of 2020. The second Explorer-class ship will embody and enhance the elegance, style and luxury that brought...
Savoring Amadeus - An Adventure on the Rhine and Moselle Rivers
Nov 14, 2017
The walking shore excursion through Rudesheim had been fascinating (loved the fantastic music box museum!) but so thorough that when it ended, we had to trot along pretty briskly to get to the café we’d spotted. We weren’t leaving without...
River Cruising
When the Sea is Your Runway, You Hoist French Couture Sails
Nov 11, 2017
Windstar Cruises’ flagship sailing vessel Wind Surf, one of the largest motor sail yachts (MSY) in the world at 14,745 GRT, recently received crisp new sails, nearly half a football field worth of sturdy Dacron sail-cloth measuring 21,570 square feet.
Panama City's First Hotel
Nov 8, 2017
The charm of the past and the luxury of today... If you love checking into a hotel that’s both historic and luxurious, then deciding where to stay in Panama City will be easy. It’s got to be the Central Hotel Panama.
Hotels & Resorts
The Legendary Cunard Experience Returns to Alaska
Nov 5, 2017
In 2019, Cunard will sail to Alaska, bringing the beauty of the Pacific Northwest to guests once again. A series of voyages beginning in May 2019 will combine the magnificence of Alaska with the luxury of Cunard as Queen Elizabeth...
The Enchantment of Eastern Europe
Nov 2, 2017
A cruise on the Danube with Emerald Waterways delivers a cultural smorgasbord – delicious, diverse and memorable. As tour guides go, Serban Capatana, the young history buff leading the way around Romania’s capital, Bucharest, not only knows his stuff, but he...
River Cruising
Viking Orders Seven New River Ships
Oct 30, 2017
Viking®, the world’s leading river cruise line, announced it has placed an order for seven new river ships that will debut in 2019. The newbuild order includes six additional award-winning Viking Longships®, which will sail the company’s most popular itineraries...
Oceania Celebrates The Pleasures of The Table
Oct 27, 2017
If you’d like some tasty and well-deserved self-indulgence, the elegant Oceania Marina, with its reputation for outstanding service and culinary excellence, will meet and exceed your every expectation. Sometimes, it’s challenging to be the bigger sister. A gorgeous member of the six-ship...
Cruise Lines & Ships
Silversea Introduces Couture Collection
Oct 24, 2017
Ultra-luxury Silversea Cruises is introducing a new 2018 Couture Collection, an exclusive series of ocean and land adventures custom-designed for the world’s most discerning travellers. The inaugural 2018 Couture Collection is an inspired portfolio of nine pre- and post-cruise luxury...
Explore The White Pass & Yukon Route
Oct 21, 2017
Built in 1898 during the Klondike Gold Rush, the White Pass & Yukon Route is a marvel of engineering despite the harsh weather and challenging geography faced by thousands of railroad construction workers. It's only 20 miles from Skagway, Alaska's deepwater...
A Taste of Dubai
Oct 18, 2017
Far from a barren desert, Dubai is a banquet table celebrating local foods as well as cuisines from around the world. Stepping into the lobby of the newly-opened W Hotel in Dubai's Al-Habtoor City, you see that the bold surroundings are...
Trafalgar Reveals the Best Places to Explore in Europe and Britain
Oct 15, 2017
Identifying a desire from travellers to engage in more meaningful experiences when they holiday, Trafalgar has unveiled its 2018 Europe and Britain programme, offering unrivalled connectivity with locals across 120 itineraries, 45 countries and eight different travel styles. From after-hours...
Holiday Like The Royals in Seychelles
Oct 12, 2017
"You're going to North Island? Seychelles?" asked a colleague. "That's where Will and Kate honeymooned!" she exclaimed. Yes, North Island inspires awe, excitement and more than a little bit of jealousy, even among well-travelled types. Little wonder. This private island hideaway provides...
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