Croatia & Montenegro: All Along the Adriatic

MONTENEGRO– Wild Beauty (UNESCO: Kotor) It takes a few flight connections to get to some of the wonderful, newly formed countries of the former Yugoslavia along the Adriatic coast, but it most certainly is worth the trip! We started in gorgeous Montenegro where we overcame our jet lag at the sleek and luxurious Regent Porto Montenegro overlooking …

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Scandinavian Splendor: The Baltics by Sea

We joined 12 friends on the glorious Crystal Symphony for 11 nights, 6 countries, and too much fun to count! Some destinations are better seen by sea, and this itinerary lends itself to a ship as you are able to see the most important ports of call of the Baltics: Copenhagen, Oslo, Stockholm, and finally …

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Alaska

Seeing Alaska's inner passage on a Lindblad National Geographic expedition ship is the best way to get astonishing close to the massive glaciers of Glacier National Park and the spectacular cold weather wildlife and stunning forests and remote fishing villages. Life on board a small expedition ship is convivial where you dine with the Lindblad …

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ANCIENT TURKEY AND GREECE aboard SILVERSEA

I travel for two reasons – it is my passion and because it is how I earn my living.  My bucket list of "must-do” adventures continues to grow each year.  Each time I check one destination off the list, I seem to add 10 more places that had not been high in the ranking.  So …

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Caribbean: SeaDream Western Caribbean Plus Villa Aquamare in Virgin Gorda Caneel Bay in St. John And Isle de France, Guanahani Hotel and Spa, and Eden Rock in St. Barths

www.SeaDreamYachtClub.com There is nothing quite like February in the Caribbean and I am just back from a week long stay with 13 friends aboard the 112- guest SeaDream with SeaDream Yacht Club whose motto is “It’s Yachting, Not Cruising”. Because the ships are so small, they truly can go at their own pace and meander …

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Seabourn Pride From Bangkok to Hong Kong via Vietnam

Seabourn Pride, Jan 18-30, 2011 I had the pleasure of boarding the Seabourn Pride on January 18th for an unforgettable cruise from Bangkok to Hong Kong with stops on the Thai Island of Ko Kood and three major ports in Vietnam, Saigon, Danang, and Hanoi. Once on board, the magic of Seabourn was in play.  …

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