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National Geographic Cruises

How To Select The Perfect Adventure Cruise

Many travelers like the idea of enjoying all of the amenities of a cruise ship but they also want to be able to enjoy some exciting activities away from the ship. These guests are the reason that many cruise lines are now offering adventure cruises. The options for an adventure cruise include activities such as scuba diving excursions, a hike on a glacier, sport fishing, educational activities or even a stop for a safari. And with all of these great options, adventure-minded travelers need to focus Read more [...]
rock and roll at sea

Galapagos – A Bucket List Cruise

The Galapagos Islands, in the Pacific Ocean, are well known as one of the premier destinations for wildlife-viewing. The archipelago rests about 550 miles off the coast of Ecuador and is comprised of 21 islands in total and covers roughly 3,000 square miles. This magnificent haven of nature was one of the first sites to be designated a Natural World Heritage Site. And for travelers who wish to fully experience the true majesty of Galapagos, the only choice is a cruise aboard the Silversea's  Silver Read more [...]
Channel Island Cruises

The Great Barrier Reef – A Bucket List Cruise

The Great Barrier Reef is unlike any other place on earth. It is home to 30 species of whales, dolphins, and porpoises as well as 6 species of turtles and over 1,500 species of fish. Clearly, this is one of the top destinations for anyone who loves sea life and wants the opportunity to observe it in a natural setting. But with climate change, coral bleaching and invasive creatures such as the coral-eating crown-of-thorns starfish in the area, the health of the reef is beginning to deteriorate. So Read more [...]
whale watching cruises

A Life Changing Cruise

Most people think of a working vacation as a business trip to a tourist friendly locale with some free time for sightseeing. But consider being a part of a working cruise where your “job” is to assist scientists as they work to protect the ocean or to gain important information about marine life. This hardly sounds like work to most people who love the water, so these working cruises are becoming more popular for many travelers. Vacation with a Purpose Many of these unique cruise opportunities Read more [...]
elite private yachts

What to Expect on a Live Aboard Cruise

Every cruise line and even every cruise ship offers guests its own slightly unique experience. But without a doubt, a live aboard dive cruise is quite a different experience for anyone who has never had the pleasure. Obviously, these cruises center around scuba diving and destinations which offer dive sites. But by no means is this experience about nothing more than crossing some amazing dive spots and aquatic life off of your bucket list. Most live aboard dive vessels are outfitted to host between Read more [...]
Norwegian Epic

Something for Everyone Can Be Found On the High Seas

In the past, the cruise industry was viewed as a way for seniors to vacation in a safe and low key environment. But it was not a vacation choice for families or the younger crowd. However, all of that has changed as cruise lines now offer a huge variety of destinations, themed cruises and even adventure trips. And each one of these floating cities offers activities, entertainment and cuisine that appeals to travelers of any age and from every walk of life. Regardless of where the cruise is going, Read more [...]