5 Reasons to Get Excited About Booking an Expedition Cruise This Year

Leave your evening gown at home and pack your hiking shoes instead. For more and more travelers, an expedition cruise is on the horizon.Expedition cruises speak to our inner adventurers. Smaller ships, more remote and tiny ports, untouched destinations, natural... Read more

New Ships Debut in 2020


AmaWaterways will launch AmaSiena, 156-passenger, which will sail 7, 10 and 11-night itineraries along the Rhine, Main, Moselle and Danube rivers. Uniworld’s new ships will include S.S. Sphinx in Egypt, 42-Suites; Mekong Jewel in Vietnam and Cambodia, 34-Suites; S.S. Sao Gabriel... Read more

Welcoming 2020 with a fresh Prosecco!


Recipe by Paula Barbarito-Levitt Read more

Recipe of the Season: Classic Italian Panettone Recipe


Thick slices of soft, warm Italian panettone slathered in salty butter are the kind of treats that Christmas is all about. It's a typical Christmas cake throughout Italy and in Italian communities around the world, but it comes from the... Read more

Viennese Crescent Cookies


Enjoy for dessert or an afternoon snack. Viennese Crescent. A traditional butter cookie found in bakeries throughout Vienna, these sweet treats are a great accompaniment to a cup of strong coffee. While this recipe features almonds, it can be made with walnuts, hazelnuts or pecans instead. There are many variations of this famous cookie, but this is a traditional Austrian version. Read more

Viennese Hot Chocolate


Warm-up with this cold-weather treat Read more

18 Holidays for 2020 You Need To Book Right Now


Booking your trip to the Galapagos far in advance will pay dividends CREDIT: GETTY

By Emma Cooke, Content Writer at The Telegraph Read more

Virgin Voyages' 'Save Water, Drink Champagne' Easy Button

Oh, and there’s a caviar bar, too.Sir Richard Branson’s Virgin Voyages says it’s committed to ‘disrupting’ cruise travel, and that means a twist on one of the luxury cruise standards: champagne and caviar.The cruise line has already shared its ‘ship... Read more

Starting Oct. 1, 2020, travelers will need Real ID-compliant identification cards to board domestic flights

Source: The New York Times. Todd Hauptli, the chief executive of the American Association of the Airport Executives, held up his Real ID-compliant driver’s license at a media conference on Tuesday. Manuel Balce Ceneta/Associated Press Read more