Foods and Drinks

Brazilian Feijoada

Introduction Feijoada, a flavorful stew of beans and pork, is called the national dish of Brazil. Typically served at noon on Wednesdays and Saturdays, this...

Mexican chocolate is made from dark, bitter chocolate mixed with sugar, cinnamon, and sometimes nuts. The end result is a “grainy” less smooth product....
Argentine Milanesa

If you want to taste the real Argentina, order a milanesa. Once just the greasy favorite of kids and fast food junkies, today the...
Döner Kebab of Turkey

Introduction The Turkish kebab – döner kebab – is part of their everyday cuisine. Döner kebab is filets of meat stacked on a vertical spit and...

Overview Neapolitan pizza, or pizza Napolatena, is a type of pizza that originated in Naples, Italy. Neapolitan pizza is made from simple and fresh ingredients:...

Introduction France is known for its French croissants. It is up there with the Eiffel Tower and beret as a French icon. Most people know that...

Places to visit

Mediterranean

Alexander the Great, Julius Caesar, Cleopatra, Saint Paul, Marco Polo and millions of others from the dawn of civilization to present-day cruise vacationers have...
Alaska

Breathtaking scenery, gleaming glaciers, abundant wildlife, and Native American culture are only a few of the spectacular attractions that draw cruise vacationers to Alaska....
Bermuda

The sand really is pink, and the style is decidedly British in this Atlantic Ocean island gem a day a half by ship from...

Islands clad in emerald green beckon you from across the sea. Their names alone filled with romance. Tahiti, Bora Bora and Moorea evoke images...
South America

This vibrant continent combines Latin American flare with the all the warmth of the Caribbean. It's colorful, exotic, sexy, historic and modern all at...
Caribbean

It's easy to find reasons why more people take cruises to the Caribbean than anywhere else in the world. A warm climate; an astounding...

Things to do

The Dead Sea lies at the lowest point of dry land on earth, more than...

In Iceland you are treated as an individual both on and off the mountain -...

The Cinque Terre consists of five well-know fishing villages perched over the sea in the...
Snorkeling in Hawaii

Overview Snorkeling in Hawaii is what opened our hearts to the fantastic beauty of the underwater...
Kayaking in Brazil

A little reminder on Brazil’s size: It’s the biggest country in South America, and the...