Soaring Interest in River Cruising

The three main river cruise companies, Viking River Cruises, Avalon Waterways, and AmaWaterways, have experienced doubling in their capacity within the last five years.  This is due to building more ships and an increased number of travelers who want to really explore the ports of call.  This is a much more […]


New England Cruise

A very popular cruise is the New England/Canada starting in New York/Boston and cruise through the territories of Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island and eventually cruising down the St Lawrence river and ending up in Quebec City/Montreal. This North American holiday is low airfare and light on jet […]


Seasickness Remedy

Being from Southern California, you’d think that I would never get seasick.  However, I get seasick or motion sick on certain carnival rides, etc.  My formula has been fool-proof for me for over 20 years.  It’s not expensive, and you don’t have to do anything special except to follow the […]


Six Star Cruising – Local Culture

Often one of the many benefits of cruising six star lines, which include many large ships and river cruises, will be a focus on local entertainment while in port.  Once while docked at an Israeli port we enjoyed local actors and musicians aboard the ship.  These artists shared their customs, […]


Maximizing Your Alaskan Cruise

When you are cruising to Alaska traveling north from Seattle or Vancouver to Seward or Whittier and you have a picture window or balcony, it is vitally important to have your cabin on the right side of the ship or Starboard in order for you to enjoy the beautiful scenery […]


The Ever Growing Popularity of River Cruising

River cruising continues to increase in popularity and one great choice for river cruising is Viking River Cruise line. On “The Waterways of The Czars” you depart from Moscow and sail to St. Petersburg, visiting quaint villages and historic landmarks along the way. Shore excursions, tips, and wine are all […]


Princess Cruises: The Original Love Boat

To find a cruise packed with features and true value, look no further than Princess Cruises. Princess (home of the original Love Boat) is now owned by Carnival and together they have created a fantastic adventure for you and your loved ones. On Princess you will enjoy evenings spent watching […]


Ultimate Luxury – Silverseas Cruises

Are you looking for ultimate luxury, excellent service, and state-of-the-art vessels? The six-star Silverseas Cruises might be for you! I was fortunate enough to be on one of these ships that housed only a few hundred people. We departed from Lisbon, Portugal, up through France, Belgium, Holland, though the Kiel […]


Select a 6-Star Cruise For The Ultimate Experience

When you select a cruise you want to consider the food, the service and the overall atmosphere on the ship. Room size as well as ship size can impact your overall enjoyment of the sail so be sure to attend to those details when selecting. Another detail to consider is […]


Building Memories, One Vacation At A Time

Having a trip be a memorable and enjoyable one can be fun to plan. It all starts with your destination or in cruising your port of call. My name is Arthur Fessenden and I am a specialist who knows how to listen, which is an important part of matching you […]