Silversea Cruises Appoints First Female Captain

For the first time in its nearly 20-year history, a female captain is at the helm of a Silversea ship. Ultra-luxury Silversea Cruises, which operates a fleet of six ships, has promoted Margrith Ettlin to the position of captain. A Swiss national with extensive maritime experience in remote regions, including the Arctic and Antarctica, Captain […]

Cruise Safety, 7 Ways to Avoid Pickpocketing

Crime is everywhere and you should never let your guard down – even when you travel. A lot of people are in the mindset that when they’re on vacation they’re invincible from crime – but not so much. Recently when we were in Barcelona to catch a cruise ship, a couple took the public transportation […]