Legend of the El Dorado and the Gold Lake of Colombia
September 23, 2015
Nothing incited 16th century Spanish exploration in the new world more than the possibility of finding cities of gold available for plunder. Columbus sailed west to reach the riches of the Far East. Later explorers,...
Genoa: 800 Years of History – No Crowds
July 29, 2015
Just a few bends further in the road north, or two more train stops from the popular Ligurian coast cities of Portofino and San Margarita, is the historic power-port city of Genoa. Often by-passed by...
New Cruise Ships Mean More Time in Port- Fewer Destination Presentations
June 17, 2015
The big news in the cruise industry for the coming years is all about the launch of new ships. There can be no doubt that despite the ups and downs of the economy, travelers are...
Cruise Lines Add Exciting New Ports for 2015
June 6, 2015
In their zest to interest cruise travelers with high-quality service, the cruise line destination port specialists have been working overtime to seek out new ports to add to their itineraries. Ever sensitive to global issues,...