Wine and Wienerschnitzel

Wine and Wienerschnitzel

I turned fifty this month, and had done a LOT of advance thinking about what I wanted to do to celebrate this milestone. The fact that it would involve travel was a given, but I just couldn’t decide where to go.  Until I received an invitation from AmaWaterways for a...

Spring Break at sea

                                Norwegian Star March 2016 I just got back from a Spring Break cruise with my family, on the Norwegian Star, sailing from Tampa to the Western Caribbean ports of Roatan (Honduras), Belize City, Costa Maya (Mexico) and Cozumel.  This was...

(Aqua)duck, (Aqua)duck, dolphins!

And here is why cruises are such a great option for families:  My client, Karen, took a Disney cruise this winter with her 11-year-old twins (and without her husband) and all three of them had a wonderful time! Plenty of onboard activities to keep them busy —...

A summer adventure to Alaska

This trip report, from a client who just did an Alaska cruise with her family of four, provides a great opportunity to compare two different viewpoints of the exact same cruise itinerary. Clare (see below) was on the 8/4/13 sailing of the Norwegian Pearl from Seattle...

Alaska never disappoints!

It’s that time of year when clients are enjoying Alaska cruises and I’m wishing I were right there with them. Alaska is one of my all-time favorite places, and a “bucket list” destination that everyone needs to see and experience at least once...