Foodie’s Delight: Silversea’s New S.A.L.T. Delivers ‘Local Tastes’

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You’ve heard the old expression, “When in Rome, do as the Romans do.” Well, perhaps there’s no more effective way to do that from a culinary perspective than to sail on Silversea’s new 596-passenger Silver Moon. It’s the first of the ultra-luxury line’s ships to offer the S.A.L.T. (Sea and Land Taste) program, which also will […]

Costa Smeralda Trip Report, Day 3: Tasting The Med, Onboard & Ashore

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This week contributing writer Bruce Parkinson is sailing a four-night cruise on Costa Cruises in the Mediterranean. Bruce has been writing daily trip reports to share his experience as he sails from Barcelona to Rome.  The true joys of traveling are experiencing new sights, meeting new people and sampling new flavors. But I have to […]

MSC Divina Resumes Cruising From Port Canaveral

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Another MSC Cruises ship is back in service. MSC Divina — a mainstay in Florida — kicked off a series of Bahamas and Caribbean voyages yesterday from Port Canaveral, a new port for the cruise line. For its first sailing back, the vessel is operating a three-night itinerary that will visit Nassau, Bahamas as well […]

Cruise Line Sets a New Single-Day Booking Record

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Oceania Cruises has announced that it has set a new all-time single-day booking record that surpassed its most recent record by nearly 60 percent. The most recent record was for a full sailing season across six ships, but this record was driven by the introduction of one new ship with itineraries for about half of […]

Cruise News Today — September 17, 2021 [VIDEO]

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MSC Divina Resumes Cruises A second MSC ship has resumed sailings from the U.S. MSC Divina set sail on a three-night voyage from Port Canaveral on Thursday, kicking off a series of Bahamas and Caribbean cruises. Each sailing will include a stop at MSC’s private island Ocean Cay. Another MSC ship, Meraviglia, is currently sailing out […]