Azamara Club Cruises Rebrands, Expands Land Programs

Azamara Club Cruises Rebrands, Expands Land Programs

Azamara Club Cruises is rebranding to Azamara and shifting its focus even further beyond the sea, the luxury cruise operator announced Tuesday. In addition to the new name, the destination-focused cruise line also unveiled a new logo along with what it calls…

Paul Gauguin Cruises Debuts Special Offer

Paul Gauguin Cruises Debuts Special Offer

WHY IT RATES: Travelers can now book Paul Gauguin’s new “Dream in Blue” promotion through July 31, 2019. —Codie Liermann, Associate Editor Paul Gauguin Cruises, operator of the highest-rated and longest continually sailing luxury cruise ship in the South Pacific, the m/s…

Have Travel Safety Concerns? Consider a Cruise

Have Travel Safety Concerns? Consider a Cruise

Many anxious travelers dream of exotic destinations but remain uneasy about their safety. Cruising is the ideal way to alleviate those fears while enjoying a region in the safe environs of a ship. Holland America Lines’ Panama Canal itinerary provides the perfect…

Disney ship getting some New Orleans style

Disney ship getting some New Orleans style

Disney Cruise Line will add a French Quarter Lounge this fall to the Disney Wonder, complete with a life-size trolley car reminiscent of the vintage 1920s streetcar that runs on the St. Charles line in New Orleans. Disney said the lounge “will…

Finding Serenity at sea with kids

Finding Serenity at sea with kids

As ships become more and more family-friendly, cruise lines have answered the need for dedicated areas that are no-go zones for kids. In these zones, the furniture tends to be a little nicer; there may be lounge beds instead of chaises. The…

Lindblad cruise pioneer carbon neutral

Lindblad cruise pioneer carbon neutral

Lindblad Expeditions has unveiled plans to become the first carbon-neutral company in the cruise business, raising the ante in the contest among some cruise lines to become the most environmentally progressive. While many companies have taken steps to be carbon neutral, few…