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Navigating Our Site – The Final Chapter…For Now

As our Navigating Our Site series comes to a temporary close I took this opportunity to answer the most important questions of all. Who are we? How can we help you? Why do we run this site?  The post Navigating Our Site – The Final Chapter…For Now appeared first on River Cruise Advisor.
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Water Levels: Making The Best Of A Bad Situation

After conducting podcast interviews with executives from AmaWaterways, CroisiEurope, Avalon Waterways, and Crystal River Cruises, it is clear to me that these companies were trying to do one thing when it came to low waters in Europe. Make the best of a bad situation. The post Water Levels: Making The Best Of A Bad Situation appeared first on River Cruise Advisor.
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My Top 5 Aspirational Cruises For 2020

After counting down my top 5 aspirational cruises for 2019 last year, I decided to do the same thing for 2020. From Japan to Africa, there is a lot of ground I hope to cover in 2020. The post My Top 5 Aspirational Cruises For 2020 appeared first on Avid Cruiser.
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Follow Me On Holland America’s Nieuw Statendam

In just a few days, I am going to board Holland America Line’s new ship, MS Nieuw Statendam. Joined by my best friend Natalie, we will bring you reviews via Snapchat, Instagram, and a podcast. The post Follow Me On Holland America’s Nieuw Statendam appeared first on Avid Cruiser.
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Review of Ecoventura’s MV Letty

Ecoventura is an Ecuadorian company that offers guided expeditionary tours of the Galapagos Islands since 1990. Known for their ecological credentials and emphasis on environmental sustainability, Ecoventura has partnered with WWF to establish the Galapagos Marine Biodiversity Fund and has also sponsored many island initiatives to train and employ locals. They are proud of being... [Read More] The post Review of Ecoventura’s MV Letty appeared first on Avid Cruiser.
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Viking Longship Gefjon Ship Review – Grand European Tour

This past June, travel writer and photographer Karin Leperi cruised with Viking River Cruises on “The European Grand Tour.” Her journey on the Gefjon was a 15-day cruise that covered the best of Europe – from the stately elegance of Budapest to the windmills of Amsterdam. The Viking Longship Gefjon was my traveling home for […] The post Viking Longship Gefjon Ship Review – Grand European Tour appeared first on River Cruise Advisor.
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Viking’s 2020-2021 World Cruise

Viking announced its new 2020-2021 Viking World Cruise, which will span 161 days, six continents, and 75 ports, with overnight stays in 13 cities. The post Viking’s 2020-2021 World Cruise appeared first on Avid Cruiser.
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Oceania Cruises Orders Two New Ships

Oceania Cruises announced an order for two new ships from Fincantieri S.p.A. The ships will be delivered in 2022 and 2025. The post Oceania Cruises Orders Two New Ships appeared first on Avid Cruiser.
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Seabourn Introduces Regiis Ova Caviar To Fleet

Seabourn has been long known to offer guests caviar service but is taking this service even further with the introduction of Regiis Ova caviar on its fleet. The post Seabourn Introduces Regiis Ova Caviar To Fleet appeared first on Avid Cruiser.
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Recap Of Our Antarctic Voyage On Silver Cloud

A recap of my November 2018 voyage to Antarctica on Silver Cloud, and a look back at two other voyages, on Silver Explorer in 2013 and on Seabourn Quest in 2015. The post Recap Of Our Antarctic Voyage On Silver Cloud appeared first on Avid Cruiser.
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AmaWaterways Last-Minute 2019 Deals

AmaWaterways is offering a few last-minute deals for 2019 bookings including free airfare, reduced cruise fares, and early booking rewards. The post AmaWaterways Last-Minute 2019 Deals appeared first on River Cruise Advisor.
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Avid Travel With Britton Frost: Devin Quinn, Pt. 2 – Africa

This week on Avid Travel With Britton Frost, I am joined again by CroisiEurope's Devin Quinn to talk about a recent trip that she took to Africa. The post Avid Travel With Britton Frost: Devin Quinn, Pt. 2 – Africa appeared first on River Cruise Advisor.
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Navigating Our Site: Part Five, Recommendations

In one of the final installments of the Navigating Our Site series, we look at our recommendation form, which holds the key to us giving you our personalized recommendations. The post Navigating Our Site: Part Five, Recommendations appeared first on River Cruise Advisor.
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It’s Time For Dinner – On Celebrity Edge

On my all-to-short two days aboard Celebrity's new ship, Celebrity Edge, I was able to experience a few of the ships 29 different dining options. Luminae, the suite class restaurant, provided excellent food paired with excellent service. However, there were a few other standouts. The post It’s Time For Dinner – On Celebrity Edge appeared first on Avid Cruiser.
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An Antarctic Voyage On Silversea: Cheese Plate, Our Antarctic Voyage Comes To An End

Silversea My Photo Academy
After departing Yankee Harbor, we crossed the Drake Passage back to Ushuaia. What was the ride like? And how did our trip end? Read on. The post An Antarctic Voyage On Silversea: Cheese Plate, Our Antarctic Voyage Comes To An End appeared first on Avid Cruiser.
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Cunard Announces Line-Up For 2019 Transatlantic Fashion Week

Cunard has announced the line-up for its fourth annual Transatlantic Fashion Week Crossing, taking place July 28 to August 4, 2019. The post Cunard Announces Line-Up For 2019 Transatlantic Fashion Week appeared first on Avid Cruiser.
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Navigating Our Site: Part Four, Reviews

Through the Navigating Our Site series we have learned how to navigate our blog, water levels, and comparisons tabs. This week, we will look at something that many readers come to our site for - reviews.  The post Navigating Our Site: Part Four, Reviews appeared first on River Cruise Advisor.
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Avid Travel With Britton Frost – CroisiEurope’s Devin Quinn, Part 1

This week, I am joined by Devin Quinn. Devin gives us an overview of CroisiEurope's fleet as we talk about a few options CroisiEurope provides that are unique to its brand. The post Avid Travel With Britton Frost – CroisiEurope’s Devin Quinn, Part 1 appeared first on River Cruise Advisor.
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An Antarctic Voyage On Silversea: Dessert, Antarctica & Points Further North

When I last left you, we were enjoying a gorgeous day on Silver Cloud, anchored off Cuverville Island. Remember? We were sitting on our balcony admiring the view, sipping a glass of Sauvignon Blanc. Little did we know then that the weather would soon change. Well, it did. In a big way. The post An Antarctic Voyage On Silversea: Dessert, Antarctica & Points Further North appeared first on Avid Cruiser.
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Cunard 2020 Alaska Voyages

Cunard will spend a full season in Alaska from June through to September in 2020 on the newly-refurbished ship, Queen Elizabeth. Cunard is making its return to Alaska in May 2019, after a twenty-year break.  The post Cunard 2020 Alaska Voyages appeared first on Avid Cruiser.
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Six Holland America Line Ships Will Sail Europe In 2020

Six Holland America Line ships will explore the fjords of Norway, castles of the British Isles, flavors of Italy, and beaches of Greece for the 2020 Europe season. The post Six Holland America Line Ships Will Sail Europe In 2020 appeared first on Avid Cruiser.
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Emerald Waterways Offers Wave Season Deals

Emerald Waterways offering guests roundtrip air either free or at a reduced price this wave season with their Up, Up and Away Free Air offer. The post Emerald Waterways Offers Wave Season Deals appeared first on River Cruise Advisor.
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Avalon Offers Deals In The New Year

Highlights from some of the many river cruise deals that Avalon Waterways is offering for 2019, including savings on Mekong and European itineraries. The post Avalon Offers Deals In The New Year appeared first on River Cruise Advisor.
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Avid Travel With Britton Frost – Pam Hoffee, Avalon Waterways

This week on Avid Travel With Britton Frost, I am joined by Pam Hoffee, managing director of Avalon Waterways. Pam and I focus this podcast on a single word - choice.  The post Avid Travel With Britton Frost – Pam Hoffee, Avalon Waterways appeared first on River Cruise Advisor.
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Navigating Our Site: Part Three, Comparisons

The Navigating Our Site Series aims to help you use our site in a way that works for you. This week, we take a look at how to find and use our comparison charts. The post Navigating Our Site: Part Three, Comparisons appeared first on River Cruise Advisor.
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Let Celebrity Edge Entertain You

Celebrity Edge has many entertainment options. I found myself not only engaged by the actors and shows onboard, but also the various art installations throughout the ship. The post Let Celebrity Edge Entertain You appeared first on Avid Cruiser.
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Edie Rodriguez To Host Ponant’s Brand Chairman Cruise

Edie Rodriguez
Ponant's Edie Rodriguez will host a gastronomy and wine cruise in partnership with Ducasse Conseil and Chateau Latour aboard L’Austral. The post Edie Rodriguez To Host Ponant’s Brand Chairman Cruise appeared first on Avid Cruiser.
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An Antarctic Voyage On Silversea: Part Six, The Main Course Continued, Antarctica

Our next stop on our Antarctic voyage is Cuverville Island, but before stepping ashore on Cuverville's snowy banks, we'll embark on a Zodiac tour through fields of sparkling ice. The post An Antarctic Voyage On Silversea: Part Six, The Main Course Continued, Antarctica appeared first on Avid Cruiser.
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AmaWaterways Unveils 2020 Brochure

AmaWaterways' 2020 preview brochure introduces new land extensions and itineraries on its ships – including AmaMagna – all of which are now open for reservations. The post AmaWaterways Unveils 2020 Brochure appeared first on River Cruise Advisor.
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Scenic Offers Choices When It Comes To 2019 Savings

Scenic is offering passengers Wave Seasons savings in 2019. Guests can choose deals from free and reduced airfare, to free suite upgrades. The post Scenic Offers Choices When It Comes To 2019 Savings appeared first on River Cruise Advisor.
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