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Avid Travel With Britton Frost – Travel Insurance 101, Part One

I am joined by Carol Mueller from Berkshire Hathaway Travel protection to learn about travel insurance. What is it? Why do I need it? How much does it cost? All this and more on this week's podcast episode. The post Avid Travel With Britton Frost – Travel Insurance 101, Part One appeared first on Avid Cruiser.
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Voyage Report Nieuw Statendam, Half Moon Cay

In my last voyage report from Nieuw Statendam, I reflect on my time at Half Moon Cay, Holland America Line's private island, and my special dinner at Canaletto. The post Voyage Report Nieuw Statendam, Half Moon Cay appeared first on Avid Cruiser.
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Three New Princess Cruise Ships Under Construction At Fincantieri

Princess Cruises is growing. Major milestones for three ships under construction were celebrated at Fincantieri Shipyard in Monfalcone, Italy. The post Three New Princess Cruise Ships Under Construction At Fincantieri appeared first on Avid Cruiser.
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Regent Seven Seas Splendor Completes Dry Dock

With a ceremonial good luck champagne bottle shattered against the freshly-painted Seven Seas Splendor hull, the new Regent Seven Seas' ship celebrated a construction milestone on Feb. 9 as she floated from the building dry dock to touch the sea for the first time. The post Regent Seven Seas Splendor Completes Dry Dock appeared first on Avid Cruiser.
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Crystal Endeavor Will Transit The Northeast Passage In 2021

Crystal Expedition Cruises’ luxury yacht, Crystal Endeavor, will travel a route that has captivated travelers for centuries when she embarks from Anadyr, Russia for Tromsø, Norway on August 18, 2021. The post Crystal Endeavor Will Transit The Northeast Passage In 2021 appeared first on Avid Cruiser.
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Silversea Announces Savings For Solo Travelers

For 14 select voyages in 2019 and 2020, solo travelers will enjoy zero supplement fares on new bookings that are paid in full by February 28, 2019. The post Silversea Announces Savings For Solo Travelers appeared first on Avid Cruiser.
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River Cruise 101: CroisiEurope

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CroisiEurope, a Strasbourg-based cruise line, has a lot of ships, more than 50—with 40-plus cruising the rivers of Europe. What does CroisiEurope have to offer? The post River Cruise 101: CroisiEurope appeared first on River Cruise Advisor.
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How Can We Make Avid Cruiser A Better Site For You?

Would you believe that Avid Cruiser is now more than 20 years old? The site was first registered back in August of 1997. With a site that has been around for so long and with so much content, one of our biggest challenges is organization, not to mention content production and the behind-the-scenes workings of the site. Does the site load fast enough, does it render properly on mobile, are we producing what you want? You, in fact, can help us a great deal by completing the survey below. Will you take a moment to help us? We want to make Avid Cruiser a better site for you. Tell us what we're doing well and what we can do better. Thank you, Ralph Grizzle The post How Can We Make Avid Cruiser A Better Site For You? appeared first on Avid Cruiser.
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How Can We Make River Cruise Advisor A Better Site For You?

Would you believe that River Cruise Advisor is now more than 10 years old? With a site that has been around for so long and with so much content, one of our biggest challenges is organization, not to mention content production and the behind-the-scenes workings of the site. Does the site load fast enough, does it render properly on mobile, are we producing what you want? You, in fact, can help us a great deal by completing the survey below. Will you take a moment to help us? We want to make River Cruise Advisor a better site for you. Tell us what we’re doing well and what we can do better. Thank you, Ralph Grizzle The post How Can We Make River Cruise Advisor A Better Site For You? appeared first on River Cruise Advisor.
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Renovation Of Celebrity Millennium Kicks Off Celebrity Revolution

Celebrity Millennium’s transformation — part of the Celebrity Revolution — is just the beginning of Celebrity Cruises’ biggest fleet-wide modernization ever, with more than $500 million in renovations set to take place. The post Renovation Of Celebrity Millennium Kicks Off Celebrity Revolution appeared first on Avid Cruiser.
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Crystal Offers Savings Through February

Crystal Serenity © Ralph Grizzle (18)
Through the booking deadline of February 28, 2019, Crystal’s Book Now Savings offer cruise fare savings up to $2,000 per suite on select Ocean voyage and $4,100 per suite on select Yacht voyages. The post Crystal Offers Savings Through February appeared first on Avid Cruiser.
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Tauck Offers Savings For Solo Travelers

The company has again eliminated the single supplement on its Category 1 European riverboat cabins, waiving the supplement entirely for those cabins on each departure of every Tauck river cruise itinerary. The post Tauck Offers Savings For Solo Travelers appeared first on River Cruise Advisor.
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AmaWaterways’ Valentine’s Day Savings

Ama means love, and AmaWaterways is celebrating its favorite holiday, Valentine’s Day, with three offers on the river cruise line’s broad range of sailings. The post AmaWaterways’ Valentine’s Day Savings appeared first on River Cruise Advisor.
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Crystal’s Offers Deals Through February

Through the booking deadline of February 28, 2019, Crystal’s Book Now Savings offer cruise fare savings up to $1,500 per suite on select River voyages; and $4,100 per suite on select Yacht voyages. The post Crystal’s Offers Deals Through February appeared first on River Cruise Advisor.
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Backroads Announces 2019/2020 Active River Cruises

Over the next two years, Backroads will roll out more than 250 Ocean and River Cruise Adventure departures, along with additional Full Ship Celebration departures on the Danube and Portugal’s Douro River. The post Backroads Announces 2019/2020 Active River Cruises appeared first on River Cruise Advisor.
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Uniworld Offers Free Air On Select Bookings

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Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection is offering free airfare to guests who book select cruises from February 12th through February 28th. The post Uniworld Offers Free Air On Select Bookings appeared first on River Cruise Advisor.
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Voyage Report – Nieuw Statendam, At Sea

Our third day aboard Nieuw Statendam was spent at sea. Sea days are often my favorite days aboard cruises. I ordered room service, played trivia, and much more. The post Voyage Report – Nieuw Statendam, At Sea appeared first on Avid Cruiser.
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Seabourn’s 2020 Alaska & British Columbia Itineraries

Seabourn has its sights on setting sail into another year in Alaska & British Columbia in 2020 with new offerings for guests exploring the beauty, culture, and history of The Great Land. The post Seabourn’s 2020 Alaska & British Columbia Itineraries appeared first on Avid Cruiser.
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Avid Travel With Britton Frost – Why Cruise?

Whether it is the price of cruises, the variety of cruises and excursions, or something else, river cruising is a favorite mode of transportation for many people. Listen to my podcast to see why it is a favorite for me. The post Avid Travel With Britton Frost – Why Cruise? appeared first on River Cruise Advisor.
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River Cruise 101: Why Cruise?

Why is river cruising the best way to see the world? It's easy, it's suitable for families, there is variety in excursions, and so much more. The post River Cruise 101: Why Cruise? appeared first on River Cruise Advisor.
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Backroads Announces 2019/2020 Ocean Cruises

Backroads announced new active Ocean Cruise Adventure Trips to destinations spanning the globe from Alaska to New Zealand, including Antarctica, Iceland, Japan, the Dalmatian Coast, and the Baltic Sea. The post Backroads Announces 2019/2020 Ocean Cruises appeared first on Avid Cruiser.
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Celebrity Cruises User-Friendly Onboard App

Celebrity Cruises has a brand new cruiser-friendly app to enhance guests' cruising experience. The app allows guests to make reservations, find entertainment, and even unlock the door to their stateroom without a key card. The post Celebrity Cruises User-Friendly Onboard App appeared first on Avid Cruiser.
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Emerald Adds Dedicated Activity Mangers To Star-Ships

Emerald Waterways is upping its onboard and on-shore fitness and entertainment programs with the introduction of a dedicated Activity Manager on each of its seven European Star-Ships. The post Emerald Adds Dedicated Activity Mangers To Star-Ships appeared first on River Cruise Advisor.
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Voyage Report – Nieuw Statendam, St. Thomas

On our second day aboard Nieuw Statendam, Natalie and I ventured into Saint Thomas. Then we had a superb seafood dinner at Rudi's. The post Voyage Report – Nieuw Statendam, St. Thomas appeared first on Avid Cruiser.
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Avid Travel With Britton Frost – Alaska Cruises with Ralph Grizzle

Join Ralph and me on my podcast as he outlines six Alaska cruises he would like to do in 2019 - and one that he would not. The post Avid Travel With Britton Frost – Alaska Cruises with Ralph Grizzle appeared first on Avid Cruiser.
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Silversea Announces 2021 Expedition World Cruise

Silversea Cruises will host two World Cruises in 2021, including the world’s first ever Expedition World Cruise. The post Silversea Announces 2021 Expedition World Cruise appeared first on Avid Cruiser.
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Antarctic Explorer Colin O’Brady To Join Seabourn Conversations Program

Seabourn announced the addition of Antarctic explorer Colin O’Brady for its Seabourn Conversations program's first Antarctic sailing of the 2019-2020 season. The post Antarctic Explorer Colin O’Brady To Join Seabourn Conversations Program appeared first on Avid Cruiser.
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Avid Travel With Britton Frost – Katharine Bonner, Tauck

This week of Avid Travel With Britton Frost, I am joined by Katharine Bonner, the senior vice president of Tauck River & Ocean Cruises to talk about Tauck's new ship, MS Andorinha. The post Avid Travel With Britton Frost – Katharine Bonner, Tauck appeared first on River Cruise Advisor.
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Viking Announces New River Cruise Offerings

Viking announced the addition of two new itineraries and a variety of new pre- and post-cruise extensions to its river cruise offerings for 2019. The post Viking Announces New River Cruise Offerings appeared first on River Cruise Advisor.
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Uniworld Will Launch Four New Ships In 2020

By 2020, more than half of the ships in Uniworld’s fleet will be a Super Ship with the addition of three new vessels in Vietnam, Egypt and Portugal and another Super Ship renovation in Italy. The post Uniworld Will Launch Four New Ships In 2020 appeared first on River Cruise Advisor.
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