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Carnival Vista 'Taps' into Home Port Flavors for American Craft Beer Week

about Miami, Florida

The first brewery on board a North American-based ship introduces Miami Guava Wheat Beer. Carnival Vista's RedFrog Pub & Brewery gets into the spirit of American Craft Beer Week with a limited edition brew inspired by its home port. Miami...

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Video: Is this the 'Most Luxurious Ship at Sea'?

Regent Seven Seas Cruises is celebrating a banner year: its Silver (25th) Anniversary and the first full year in service of its flagship, the Explorer, a ship that's been called 'the most luxurious ship at sea.'  We just had to...

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Accor's New-Concept 'Millennial' Hotels: 'Revolutionizing' Travel?

French company Accorhotels is launching JO&JOE, a new hotel concept it says is 'disrupting' traditional hotel codes and 'reinventing' the hotel experience in design, food&beverage, service and lifestyle, blending 'the best of private-rental, hostel, and hotel formats for solo, groups,...

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Vegan meets Michelin-star Dining on Hapag-Lloyd Luxury Cruises

If you associate modern German culture with a focus on health and world-leading quality, it will be no surprise to learn that small-ship German cruise line Hapag-Lloyd now has a first-class vegetarian and vegan dining option. Its Europa 2 is...

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Luxury, Small Ship Cruising Gets a New Muse. The Silver Muse

about Genova, Italy

Silversea launches its new flagship Silver Muse; with fewer than 600 guests and over 400 crew, the newest all-suite, all-butler service environment at sea embodies classic, small ship luxury cruising.   The Silver Muse has set sail, ceremoniously delivered to...

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New-to-Cruise? A Guide to Nautical Terms: Getting Around

If you've never taken a cruise before, you're not too late to the party. There's never been a better time to try a cruise. Cruise travel never stops innovating, launching spectacular new ships and new ways for cruise travelers to...

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Club Med All-inclusive Ski Vacations

about Europe

BOOK NOW - IT'S SNOWING IN THE ALPS! At Club Med, we offer a truly all-inclusive ski vacation. From your lift tickets to the restaurants, your ski package includes everything! It’s just sooo easy when it’s all included! BOOK NOW - IT'S SNOWING IN THE ALPS! At Club Med, we offer a truly all-inclusive ski vacation. From your lift tickets to the restaurants, your ski package includes everything! It’s just sooo easy when it’s all included!

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The Ship that's Changing River Cruising

about Europe

How do you revolutionize river cruise ships? River cruise ships are limited in length by the navigational requirements of rivers... like the sizes of locks.  The design for the AmaMagna, launching in 2019, is game changing.  It's twice the width...

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8 Facts About the Panama Canal

about Panama

Panama's beaches are drawing more and more resort travelers, and itineraries that take cruise passengers through the Panama Canal are growing in popularity. But how much do you know about this Man-Made Wonder of the World? 1. It's a short...

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Top 5 Souvenirs from Newfoundland, Canada

about Newfoundland and Labrador

The immense iceberg that's been parked in 'Iceberg Alley' on the coast of Canada's rugged Newfoundland and Labrador has reminded a lot of people it's time to book that trip to North America's eastern-most coast.   You can only take...

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Video: What is a 'Block Party' at Sea?

This might be our favorite way to break the ice at the beginning of a cruise.  And it's a long-standing tradition at Regent Seven Seas Cruises.  When BestTrip.TV sailed on the Regent Seven Seas Explorer, not long after our cruise...

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Video: Regent Seven Seas Cruises' Tuna Tartare Recipe from Pacific Rim

Trying out the specialty restaurants is one of the great pleasures of dining on cruise ships. We recently sailed on the Regent Seven Seas Explorer and loved every one of its all-included specialty restaurants: Compass Rose – on most ships,...

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