Cruising Archives - Unforgettable Trips
89
archive,category,category-cruising,category-89,ajax_fade,page_not_loaded,,qode_popup_menu_push_text_right,qode-content-sidebar-responsive,qode-child-theme-ver-1.0.0,qode-theme-ver-10.0,wpb-js-composer js-comp-ver-4.12,vc_responsive

Cruising

As more and more travelers add river cruising to their list of future trips, they still want to know more before they make concrete plans. If you are considering your first river cruise, it’s especially helpful to talk with travel expert who has personally experienced...

It was hard to leave Denali National Park behind, but we were excited about the next part of our journey -- cruising to Glacier Bay and other Alaska ports.  Having had very little sleep in our first few days of Alaska exploration, we didn't really...

Did you know that more than half of parklands in the United States are found in Alaska?  It's not surprising once you realize the state covers almost 600,000 square miles with stark diversity of mountains, glaciers, lakes, rivers, islands, and coastal plains. This past summer we...

My husband and I just returned from a Paul Gauguin Cruises' 14 night Marquesas, Tuamotus & Society Islandssailing.  We've been wanting to visit this part of the globe for a long, long time and were not disappointed. French Polynesia covers a huge Southern Pacific Ocean area...

Deemed the World's Most Beautiful Voyage, the 2,400 km journey along the scenic Norwegian coastline is simply breathtaking--regardless of the season.  This is Hurtigruten...

Istanbul, Turkey has long been on my list of great cities of the world to visit.  It did not disappoint me! First of all, it is a spectacular port city--sailing in on a cruise ship is breathtaking.  See below for my video of a portion of...

Dante Alighieri, the well-known poet from the Middle Ages, is buried in Ravenna, Italy. Pictured above is his tomb, which wasn't built until the late 1700's.  Our tour guide told us that the adjacent monastery had housed his remains carefully in a false wall to...

We are sailing on the peaceful Po River, which is near Venice. The water levels are low and we won't be able to go as far as scheduled. The flat countryside reminds me of Midwest farming communities. Today we visited Ravenna and saw mosaics dating from...