How to Travel Like a Local: Add These Immersive Trips to Your Bucket List

We travel to discover new things—about ourselves and about the world around us. Immersive travel allows us to dive headfirst into the experiences that let us do just that, and so much more. Don’t just dip your toe in the pool of a new culture—completely surround yourself with the newness of unfamiliar sights, sounds, sensations and flavors that are unlike anything you’ve known before. Read more

Seven Health Benefits of Traveling

“Many a trip continues long after movement in time and space have ceased.” – John Steinbeck

It doesn’t take much to convince someone that leisurely traveling is good for their health. Just look at the dazzling glow of a person that has returned from a vacation or the way their face beams when recalling an adventurous moment, or the gentle look of contentment after recalling a leisurely day spent relaxing by the pool. The positive effects of traveling may last for several days, but the health benefits linger on. Let us walk you through seven extraordinary health benefits of traveling. Read more

Most Amazing Future Concepts in Cruising

This year, we’ve been introduced to some pretty exciting and innovative new ships. Some featured elements so ambitious that we questioned how feasible they were from an engineering standpoint. Of many to note, the Celebrity Edge spiked the interest of many people when they unveiled new concepts such as the “Magic Carpet” deck, a vertically sliding venue that adapts to the needs of ship guests. Or their Infinite VerandasSM, which allow you to completely fold your veranda doors out of the way, or enclose the balcony in glass, at the touch of a button. Read more

Top Cruise Spas to Experience

Nothing is easier than boarding a ship to your dream destination while only worrying about which delicious restaurant, indulgent spa treatment, or adventurous land excursion you should try first. From mega ships to the smallest cruiseliners, spa treatments are a vital part of re-energizing and renewing. Fortunately, we’ve tried them all, and these are our top picks. Read more