Last December, we ran down the Viking plan to take over the world…or at least the world of river cruising! Viking River Cruises launched a record six ships in 2012, and smashed that record this week with the mass christening … read more
Industry news and reviews of cruises, cruise lines and ships.
It’s become almost passé. “Oh, there’s a new mega-building going up somewhere in Asia? Yes, we know…it will be just fab.” Just how many times can they outdo themselves? Well, at least once more, it seems. Hong Kong’s futuristic, billion-dollar … read more
There’s something about boutique hotels. Whether it’s the small, almost B&B atmosphere and equally intimate staff, or the unique look and feel that speaks just to you, they generally make a trip that much more special. I know what you’re … read more
If you live in fear of Vikings conquering the world, this may not be a good story for you. On the other hand, if you just want to see the world from a Longship, the time has never been better! … read more