Friday, January 28, 2011

Oceania Cruises' new ship Marina sets sail

The long-awaited Marina has set sail on her maiden voyage January 22 for a trans-Atlantic cruise from Barcelona to Miami. 1,250 guests are pampered by a crew of 800. She has ten dining venues, including a Jacques Pepin signature restaurant. Here's a link to my Photo Tour. Here is an e-brochure of the MarinaThere are two new features which really excite me:
  • -Bon Appetit Culinary Center with hands-on cooking school, the first at sea.
  • -La Reserve by Wine Spectator, a wine-tasing center with seminars and tastings by day, and private seven-course wine dinners at night ($75 per guest plus 18% gratuity, maximum of 24 guests)
Oceania Cruises is offering 2-for-1 Cruise Fares with FREE Airfare and up to $1000 Shipboard Credit per stateroom on Select 2011 Alaska & Europe VoyagesPLUS, if you book select Europe Voyages by March 31, you'll receive our exclusive amenity package which includes: Prepaid Gratuities,  $100 Shipboard Credit, $100 Canyon Ranch Spaclub Credit, $100 Shore Excursion Credit and a bottle of champagne. 

Click here for more information about Oceania Cruises

Wednesday, January 19, 2011

Holland America Sale

Reserve your Holland America cruise by February 28, 2011 and receive an Onboard Value Booklet (value $450). Plus, our exclusives including up to $100 Shipboard credit per couple OR Complimentary Shore Excursion.  Click here for Holland America updates and more promotional  information.

Holland America sails to all seven continents. Popular destinations include the Caribbean, Alaska, Europe and their 7-night Bermuda cruises from New York on the Veendam. My favorite itinerary may be the 35-night Hawaii, Tahiti & Marquesas cruise from the West Coast.

Monday, January 10, 2011

Happy New Year!

2010 was a wonderful year and it was fun to reflect on the beautiful places I visited.

Best wishes to all for a healthy, happy and prosperous 2011 full of fun adventures. I look forward to helping make your travel dreams come true.

If you're looking for inspiration, click here to read our January Travel Magazine.