Celebrate in the New Year with an Authentic Pisco Sour

Celebrating New Years and looking for a different cocktail to ring in the new year? Look no further than an authentic Pisco Sour, a claimed national drink of both Chile and Peru. Pisco is a clear, fermented brandy that has been distilled from fresh musts of Muscat grapes in copper alembic stills since the Spanish …

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Where are the small ships on Christmas Day?

Merry Christmas to all who celebrate. And a good movie and chinese food to those who celebrate Hanukkah We have done some fun research as to where some of my favorite small ships are sailing on Christmas Day. To the best of my knowledge, every one of these ships were sold out, sailing at 100% …

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Travel Dynamics Clelia damaged by wave in Drake Passage, Antarctica

News on Clelia II owned by Travel Dynamics. Lets hope she is not more damaged than expected. She is a lovely ship that is finishing her winter season and then will move to another company called Orion Cruises. She is to be called the Orion II and will have a new life in fablulous sailings …

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Cruise West Spirit of Oceanus/Sea Spirit will sail again

Cruise West Spirit of Oceanus gets new life...Sea Spirit  Cruise West, Spirit of Oceanus sold to a charter company who re named her Sea Spirit is going to get a new life and sail again. Quark will charter her to temporarily take the place of their present charter which is in dry dock being repaired. …

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State of Galapagos Island travel

Galapagos Islands - There are a huge number of cruise operators in this area of the world. At Sunstone Tours we only work with a handfull of operators that we know and trust, like Lindblad Expeditions and International Expeditions.  It is times like these that our expertise and experience comes into play. Our clients who are now …

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Small ship lines help Cruise West passengers

If you were booked or thinking of booking Cruise West, we need to talk. By now you should have applied for your refund through your credit card, travel insurance or USTOA. My other small ship operators are reaching out to accommodate Cruise West passengers. There are a number of options depending on your destination. Some …

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Our New Site – The Upper Amazon

We recently went live with our new website, The Upper Amazon, featuring a new itinerary offered by Lindblad Expeditions, in partnership with National Geographic. Explore an intricate network of jungle waterways, spotting hundreds of bird species as well as sloths, tamarins and caimans. Your base for exploration will be the luxurious Delfin II. With hardwood …

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