Cunard announced its 4th of July Sale, which features free Balcony upgrades and complimentary gratuities for a $100 non-refundable deposit.
Cunard’s flagship ocean liner Queen Mary 2 returned to her homeport of New York for her 2018 Transatlantic Season. Following her World Cruise season, QM2 will resume her regularly-scheduled service across the Atlantic, a route that began 178 years ago. Traveling by sea between New York and England, for seven nights in the North Atlantic,… [Read More]
Cunard unveiled its ‘Oceans of Discovery’ voyage program featuring sailings from November 2019 through April 2020. Flagship liner Queen Mary 2 along with Queen Elizabeth and Queen Victoria will call at 123 destinations in 48 different countries, including 10 maiden calls in Japan, Australia and Papua New Guinea. Whether it is a two-night short break… [Read More]
January heralds the start of a new year, but in the cruise industry, it also kicks off several spectacular World Cruises; massive, multi-month voyages that traverse huge swaths of the globe. With that in mind, it’s time for Avid Cruiser’s look at which lines offer World Cruises 2019-2020: Some of the Lines Offering World Cruises… [Read More]
On January 12, Cunard Line’s Queen Mary 2 will officially celebrate 14 years of service since her debut back in 2004. It’s remarkably hard to believe: the ship, which underwent her most extensive refit ever in 2016, still sparkles like new. During a transatlantic crossing from New York to Southampton, England earlier this year, I… [Read More]
Few destinations are as naturally magnificent as the eastern seaboard of the United States and Canada, particularly during the fall. For as far as the eye can see, trees are adorned with vibrant shades of crimson and amber as the fall colors come into full view. The rolling hills of Acadia National Park, near Bar… [Read More]
Cunard has created new programming for 2017 and 2018 for passengers on various itineraries on Queen Mary 2, Queen Victoria and Queen Elizabeth. FESTIVAL OF FLOWERS (June 8, 2017 | V714): Queen Victoria’s June 8-22, 2017 voyage features shore excursions to the exquisite gardens and flower markets of the Canary Islands including stops in Tenerife and Lanzarote to glimpse into the world of visionary artist César Manrique. Also… [Read More]
A transatlantic crossing was once a necessity; a mode of transportation for getting from Europe to North America and back again. Now, transatlantic crossings are seen as the ultimate in relaxation: a cruise with few or no ports of call that allows you to unwind and relax from the hectic pace of 21st century living…. [Read More]