All posts tagged cruise itineraries

Are Cruise Shore Excursions Worth It?

Shore excursions are a subject of debate among cruise travelers. Are they worth it? Can you have similar experiences without paying extra money? These are the questions that many find themselves asking before paying for shore excursions. On the surface, it may seem like one extra cost that you don't want to worry about. However, there are some good reasons as to why you might want to invest in them. Read more [...]

Why Cruise Vacations Make Excellent Gifts

Choosing the perfect present for a loved one is hard. But cruises actually make excellent gifts. There's nothing more rewarding than giving someone an experience rather than an object, and it's even more fun when you can join them! Cruises let you and someone close to you explore the world together and make lasting memories. But there are even more reasons why cruise vacations should be high on your gift ideas list. Read more [...]

What Are Adventure Cruises?

Adventure cruises are quickly growing in popularity. But most casual cruise travelers still don't know what exactly they are. The name certainly conjures up some exciting images: crashing waves, towering glaciers, maybe someone really rugged climbing up a jagged mountain by the seashore. But adventure cruises can be a lot of different things, and you don't need to be the next Ernest Shackleton to enjoy them. You just need to be willing to get a bit off the beaten path. Read more [...]

A Look at Swan Hellenic’s 2022 Itineraries

The recently revamped Swan Hellenic has plenty of interesting itineraries in 2022. The cruise line is visiting locations around the entire world. They have had a pretty storied history, and this is their first year in a while back on the water. To celebrate, let's take a look at some of the best cruises that they have planned for this year. Read more [...]