Viking Announces New Nile River Cruise Ship

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Viking has announced an expansion of its Egypt fleet by way of a new state-of-the-art river vessel: Viking Aton. Inspired by the design of the line’s Viking Longships, and built specifically for the Nile River, Viking Aton is currently under construction and is scheduled to debut in September 2022. Sailing on Viking’s popular Pharaohs & Pyramids […]

Holland America Announces 2022 & 2023 Grand Voyages

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Holland America has announced new Grand Voyages for 2022 and 2023, including a 127-night world cruise. Ranging from 71 to 127 days, Grand Voyages take travelers to dozens of destinations across six continents, all roundtrip from Fort Lauderdale, Florida. 2022 Grand Africa Voyage Here are some highlights of this 71-night journey around Africa, departing October […]

Post-Pandemic, ‘Magical’ Alaska Will Still Be Welcoming Cruisers

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The timing was terrible. As the pandemic quickly spread across the globe early last year, cruise ships were forced to halt operations, just weeks before the launch of a much-anticipated Alaska cruise season.  Despite hopes for a restart before the end of the five-month sailing season, COVID-19 had other plans, forcing nearly 1.5 million anticipated […]