fbpx

SEARCH

The Spa Of Good Intentions on <i>Celebrity Apex</i>
Featured
1291 views
Featured
1291 views

The Spa Of Good Intentions on Celebrity Apex

Steve Leland - July 12, 2021

One look at me and you can accurately deduce that I don’t spend a great deal of time in a spa. However, you’ll find it amazing that…

Eating It Up In Athens
Featured
814 views
Featured
814 views

Eating It Up In Athens

Steve Leland - July 6, 2021

You all know my MO by now.  I’m in a foreign city, hungry and have a hankering for some local food. This time it’s in Athens, Greece.…

The Secrets of St. John, USVI
Featured
1449 views
Featured
1449 views

The Secrets of St. John, USVI

Steve Leland - June 28, 2021

You won’t find St. John, USVI on any cruise itinerary and that’s both good and bad. It’s good because you’ll never have to share the island with…

The St. Maarten Heineken Regatta Will Return in 2022
Cruise News
1271 views
Cruise News
1271 views

The St. Maarten Heineken Regatta Will Return in 2022

Steve Leland - June 15, 2021

Starting with a mere 12 vessels participating in the inaugural race in 1980, the St. Maarten Heineken Regatta has quickly grown in stature, with a record 284…

This Cruise Leaves from St. Maarten Next Weekend
Cruise News
1942 views
Cruise News
1942 views

This Cruise Leaves from St. Maarten Next Weekend

Steve Leland - May 28, 2021

For what seems like an eternity, pandemic related restrictions have reined in the flourishing popularity of cruising and worldwide travel. Regulations may have challenged the possibility of…

Seabourn to Set Sail in July
Featured
2828 views
Featured
2828 views

Seabourn to Set Sail in July

Steve Leland - May 6, 2021

They say that good things come to those who wait and after a year of pandemic patience GREAT things are happening for lovers of ultra-luxury cruising. Starting in July, Seabourn…

Don’t Miss This Taco Food Tour in Cabo San Lucas
Featured
1190 views
Featured
1190 views

Don’t Miss This Taco Food Tour in Cabo San Lucas

Steve Leland - April 28, 2021

The question of the day; You’re in Mexico and hungry. What’s the one quick bite you think of? It’s a taco of course! As a vicarious foodie…

Hiking Mexico’s Sierra de la Laguna
Featured
1481 views
Featured
1481 views

Hiking Mexico’s Sierra de la Laguna

Steve Leland - April 19, 2021

Cabo San Lucas, Mexico. The stories of generously flowing champagne, chic hotels and hedonistic nightlife dominate travel headlines about this jetsetting playground in the sun. Perhaps it’s…

St. Thomas, Sophisticated
Cruise Magazine
2035 views
Cruise Magazine
2035 views

St. Thomas, Sophisticated

Steve Leland - April 13, 2021

St. Thomas had a deep-rooted seafaring heritage long before I plied its waters.As a cruise director for many years, I visited the small, quaint island every Tuesday.…

St. Croix Cocktail Hour: Try the Breadfruit Vodka
Featured
1544 views
Featured
1544 views

St. Croix Cocktail Hour: Try the Breadfruit Vodka

Steve Leland - March 24, 2021

Serendipity has provided a new take on the old adage, when life gives you lemons, make lemonade. On the US Virgin Island of St. Croix it’s become…

It’s Time To Go Now
Cruise Views
1906 views
Cruise Views
1906 views

It’s Time To Go Now

Steve Leland - February 3, 2021

Would I be alone in sharing that over the past ten months of travel isolation, I’m tired of the ritualistic trip to the supermarket, the daily perusal…

Suite Secrets of the Riviera Maya
Cruise Magazine
2515 views
Cruise Magazine
2515 views

Suite Secrets of the Riviera Maya

Steve Leland - January 18, 2021

It’s inconceivable how the vibe of two neighboring regions could be more disparate than the tequila-induced debauchery of Cancún and the upscale chic of the Riviera Maya.…

Deep In The Art Of Mexico
Featured
2607 views
Featured
2607 views

Deep In The Art Of Mexico

Steve Leland - December 29, 2020

Once a sprawling textile factory before converting into a hybrid museum gallery, shopping, and cafe complex, Fabrica La Aurora is one of the most popular attractions in…

Steve Leland’s 2020 Travel Recap
Cruise News
2038 views
Cruise News
2038 views

Steve Leland’s 2020 Travel Recap

Steve Leland - December 21, 2020

After nine months of travel lockdown, 2020 hindsight takes on new relevance as we grapple with how things could have been done differently, but then again who…

Eating It Up in St. Thomas
Featured
5128 views
Featured
5128 views

Eating It Up in St. Thomas

Steve Leland - December 14, 2020

In my 10 years of weekly visits to St. Thomas by cruise ship, it had never entered my mind that a food tour would be an excursion…

A Tale of Two Transatlantic Cruises
Cruise Magazine
2354 views
Cruise Magazine
2354 views

A Tale of Two Transatlantic Cruises

Steve Leland - November 27, 2020

Cruising has always fueled the imagination with dreams of far-flung destinations, and 2020’s unimaginable pause in cruising has amplified those dreams tenfold. It is very likely that…

Looking Covid-19 In The Eye…Hey, I’m A Traveling Man
Cruise News
1467 views
Cruise News
1467 views

Looking Covid-19 In The Eye…Hey, I’m A Traveling Man

Steve Leland - November 16, 2020

As friends cried out to me “are you crazy?”, I briefly contemplated that they might be onto something. With a pandemic raging throughout the world, why would…

Binging in Baja: The Luxury Resorts of Cabo San Lucas
Featured
1667 views
Featured
1667 views

Binging in Baja: The Luxury Resorts of Cabo San Lucas

Steve Leland - November 10, 2020

Depending on your personal perspective or inclinations, the trendy playground of Los Cabos, Mexico can either be party time central or ultra luxury paradise. It’s swank and…

A Taste Of San Miguel: Tacos and Tequila
Featured
1707 views
Featured
1707 views

A Taste Of San Miguel: Tacos and Tequila

Steve Leland - November 5, 2020

I’m always hungry. Hungry for travel, knowledge, friendship and it goes without saying, food! If presented with an à la carte menu of excursions or adventures, a…

Cure Your Wanderlust in Guanajuato
Featured
1846 views
Featured
1846 views

Cure Your Wanderlust in Guanajuato

Steve Leland - October 27, 2020

Perched on the central plateau of the Guanajuato Mountain Range, there are very few destinations that can compete with the color, culture and character of San Miguel…