Cruise Report: Great Western River Cruise

Aboard the Queen of the West, Sept 25 – Oct 2, 2010 If you want a cruise steeped in history, this is for you. We had watched the Ken Burns video prior to going, and it was immensely helpful in understanding the magnitude of the Lewis & Clark 4000 mile exploration in 1804-1806. Traveling up …

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Brand New Mississippi Sternwheeler

Guilford, CT - American Cruise Lines has announced it is expanding to the Mississippi River system with a brand new sternwheeler, already under construction at Chesapeake Shipbuilding in Salisbury, MD. It plans to operate the new riverboat on routes similar to those formerly run by Delta Queen Steamboat Company, which will include the Mississippi, Ohio, …

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Atlantic Coastal Sailings

American Cruise Lines - 100 Passenger Atlantic Coastal Sailings American Cruise Lines invites carefully selected experts to join passengers onboard. Through informal lectures, open discussions and activities, they bring local history, nature and culture alive with their knowledge and passion for American heritage. These enlighteners, naturalists and historians also lead many of the shore excursions …

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Alaska for Photographers

Photographers, listen up. If you’re looking for an Alaskan photographic adventure, Sunstone Tours & Cruises has the perfect experience for you. Alaska small ship cruises are one of the best ways to explore the grandeur of Alaska's majestic landscapes, flora and wildlife. The real benefit is the guidance and knowledge sharing from National Geographic and …

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American Cruise Lines Announce 2009 New England Theme Cruises

American Cruise Lines recently announced a series of New England Theme Cruises for summer 2009. Lobster Festival Cruise Everything Lobster! Indulge in tantalizing feasts featuring the sweetest, most succulent local lobster. Historians and lobstermen will be onboard to share their knowledge of the evolution of the lobster as an American delicacy. New England Islands - …

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Kerrick James Alaska Feature in Outdoor Photographer

As mentioned in a previous post, photo cruises are one of the very best ways to see and photography the splendor of Alaska. America's Great White North is featured in the February issue of Outdoor Photographer, in which Kerrick James takes readers along on his Alaskan exploration using Pentax equipment. Kerrick James says "However you …

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Why Photographers Love Small Ship Cruises

In the past, we've shared how small ship cruises are perfect for nature photographers, looking to get up-close and intimate with their subjects. Well, Lindblad Expeditions has just shared some of their favorite wildlife images from around the globe. We'll let the pictures speak for themselves. Visit Sunstone Tours & Cruises to view photographic opportunities …

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