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A Different March Madness

Artist's rendering of Uniworld's Queen Isabella

A Big Month for the River Cruise Industry The river cruising industry in Europe had its own March Madness this year with a week full of christenings to meet the rising demand for this elegant, relaxing style of touring. Viking … read more

Setting Sail in Hong Kong

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

So Long, Galveston – Hello Venice: Disney Magic on the Move

Just two years after landing in Galveston as a home port for Western Caribbean cruises, Disney Cruise Line announced it was relocating the Disney Magic to Port Canaveral for cruising to the Bahamas from February to May, 2014. The ship … read more