An Expert’s Guide To Traveling Solo

With more Google searches for “solo travel” and “traveling solo” than ever before, exploring on your own is clearly becoming more popular—and for good reason!

Cruise lines have become increasingly conscientious in catering to solo travelers and have outfitted their cruise ships with amazing experiences and deals. If you’ve already sailed solo, then you may already know the perks. If you haven’t, then don’t write it off just yet. Lots of people are taking to the high seas by themselves and they aren’t going at it alone.

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4 Reasons Why A Spontaneous Vacation Will Be The Highlight Of Your Year

We’re almost halfway through 2019…can you believe it?

If you feel like this year is flying by at an alarming pace, it may be time to shake up your daily routine with a spontaneous vacation.

If your first instinct is to catalog all the reasons why you can’t book a spontaneous cruise, then an unexpected vacation may be more needed than you think. In fact, spontaneity can be a healthy adjustment to your prudent lifestyle.

Before you up and pack your bags, read up on these 4 reasons why a spontaneous vacation will be the welcome change you need in your life.

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3 Astronomical Events Not To Be Missed In April 2019

There’s romance in the night’s sky. You just have to know when to look for it. Meteorologists point out 3 must-see astronomical phenomena starting on April 16th. If you are out at sea during this time—especially in the Northern Hemisphere—then you will have an unparalleled view of these cosmic phenomena. Read more

First Look: Virgin Voyages’ Exciting New Take on Cruising

Looking for a new and exciting way to cruise? Well, Virgin Voyages has you covered! Take a first look at Virgin Voyages’ ships and you will discover their yacht-like, glamorous exterior was designed to break the mold. Under construction in Italy, Fincantieri will deliver the first of four ships, Scarlet Lady, to start sailing from PortMiami in early 2020. Reservations opened February 14th!

We will update this blog continuously as new information is released, so keep checking back. (Updated 2/15/19) Read more

Year of the Pig: What You Need to Know About Chinese New Year

What is Chinese New Year?

The Chinese New Year (also known as the Lunar New Year and Spring Festival) is China’s most important holiday. Because China’s lunar calendar is based on the new moon that appears between January 21–February 20, the actual date of Chinese New Year varies from year to year. Public celebrations are observed this year between February 4–10 and mark “The Year of the Pig”.

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