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The reviews (and previews) are in: Silver Muse, Seven Seas Explorer, Silver Discoverer & Silver Wind, Plus Our Short Take On Dubrovnik & Why YOU Should Cruise Iceland

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Silver Muse Preview

Next year, ultra-luxury line Silversea will take delivery of its first brand-new ship built since the 540-guest Silver Spirit first set sail back in 2009. Not that everything has been quiet for the line in the interim; Silversea took delivery of two luxury expedition ships (Silver Discoverer …

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Silver Discoverer Ship Review Update

Back in 2014, ultra-luxury line Silversea introduced its third expedition ship: the rugged Silver Discoverer. Entering service alongside Silversea's two other dedicated luxury expedition vessels, Silver Explorer and Silver Galapagos, Silversea Expeditions' Silver Discoverer was christened in …

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Adventures Ashore, Season 1: Dubrovnik, Croatia (short version)

Dubrovnik’s massive city walls enclose one of the world’s best preserved medieval cities, and certainly you’ll want to spend time exploring this UNESCO World Heritage Site. But you can do a lot in addition to seeing Dubrovnik. We’re going to stroll through the Old City and visit the countryside, where we’ll go out for a spin on a bike and …

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Seven Seas Explorer: What You Need To Know

This summer, Regent Seven Seas will take delivery of its newest cruise ship to-date – and the line is pulling out all the stops for what will be the first newbuild constructed for the luxury brand in more than a decade. Regent's Seven Seas Explorer is Regent's first newbuild in over a decade. Rendering courtesy of Regent Seven Seas On July 20, …

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Updated: Our Silver Wind Ship Review

This week, we continue with our ship review updates for ultra-luxury line Silversea with an extended review and deck-by-deck photo tour of Silver Wind …

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Why Cruise to Iceland?

The very name Iceland is so forbidding that many people ask, "Why would I want to visit Iceland?" That is a fair question, so I will attempt to convince those who read this article that Iceland is well worth visiting, and there are a several cruise options that include this mid Atlantic island nation. For starters … 

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Six Tips To Extract More Joy From Your Cruise

In this free special report, I’ve put together a half dozen actionable items that can make the difference between cruise vacations that are memorable and others that fail to measure up to all you had hoped they would be. I’ve cruised on hundreds of ships, as a solo traveler and with family and friends.  — Ralph Grizzle, The Avid Cruiser

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