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Hurtigruten to Restart 14 of 16 Ships by September
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Hurtigruten to Restart 14 of 16 Ships by September

Porthole Cruise Magazine - July 7, 2020
Floats My Boat: Love in the Wind
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Floats My Boat: Love in the Wind

Porthole Cruise Magazine - May 17, 2020

Just like a couple of eager kids, we grabbed each other’s hands and carefully stepped barefoot from the soft netting of our catamaran to the smooth metal…

The Rough-Edge Corner of Costa Rica
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The Rough-Edge Corner of Costa Rica

Porthole Cruise Magazine - May 16, 2020

Forget the platitudes about Costa Rica — the “safe” country, the “Switzerland of Central America,” all of that. If you cruise along the country’s northern Pacific edge,…

Back to Basics on <i>Oceania Insignia</i>
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Back to Basics on Oceania Insignia

Porthole Cruise Magazine - May 15, 2020

It seems that, almost overnight, the concept of “vacation” changed from one of relaxation, merriment, and luxury to an “experiential” adventure, often characterized by backbreaking physical work…

<i>MSC Grandiosa</i>: The Name Says It All
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MSC Grandiosa: The Name Says It All

Porthole Cruise Magazine - May 13, 2020

In today’s cruise world, being good simply isn’t good enough. So when you are given a name like “Grandiosa,” expectations run high. MSC Cruises has pulled the…

The Mysterious Magic of the Venice Art Biennale
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The Mysterious Magic of the Venice Art Biennale

Porthole Cruise Magazine - May 12, 2020

The Venice Art Biennale is the most important contemporary art show in the world. For six months every other year, it takes over the entire city of…

Vitamin Sea: The Suite Life
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Vitamin Sea: The Suite Life

Porthole Cruise Magazine - May 6, 2020

As wellness continues to take center stage in everyday life, cruise ships are giving healthy-minded passengers a boost with wellness-themed rooms and suites featuring a variety of…

Virgin Voyages: New Kid on the Dock
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Virgin Voyages: New Kid on the Dock

Porthole Cruise Magazine - April 4, 2020

Whatever you do, don’t call it a cruise. Call it a voyage. In fact, Richard Branson, founder of the world-renowned Virgin Group, was so inclined to stress…

Taking the Moscow Train with Seabourn
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Taking the Moscow Train with Seabourn

Porthole Cruise Magazine - March 18, 2020

Taking the fast train to Moscow sounds like something out of a 1950s spy movie, and in many ways it felt like that too. The stops on…

The New <i>AmaMagna</i> : Embrace the Bigger and Better
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The New AmaMagna : Embrace the Bigger and Better

Porthole Cruise Magazine - March 18, 2020

The lounge on AmaWaterways’ new AmaMagna comprises a large spacious area with incredibly comfortable seating areas. Each side of the lounge connects to a library, doubling a…

Eco Oceans: <i>Scenic Eclipse</i> Offers Fresh Greens on Blue Seas
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Eco Oceans: Scenic Eclipse Offers Fresh Greens on Blue Seas

Porthole Cruise Magazine - March 17, 2020

According to Executive Chef Tom Goetter, Scenic Eclipse has 2,500 different recipes across its eight restaurants. But when you’re spending multiple days in remote, frozen tundras and…

Floats My Boat: The Boaty Weekender Music Cruise
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Floats My Boat: The Boaty Weekender Music Cruise

Porthole Cruise Magazine - March 16, 2020

The long-gone dockyards of the River Clyde built some of the world’s most famous ocean liners, including Queen Mary and the QE2, but cruise ships aren’t spotted…

Vitamin Sea: Mother Nature’s Natural Spas
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Vitamin Sea: Mother Nature’s Natural Spas

Porthole Cruise Magazine - March 12, 2020

Organic, all-natural, wild, and raw are the buzzwords today as we increasingly realize the value of reconnecting with the natural world. Renewal, revitalization, and restoration are key,…

Immersed in Commerce: The Evolution of Onboard Retail
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Immersed in Commerce: The Evolution of Onboard Retail

Porthole Cruise Magazine - March 11, 2020

There’s no lack of at-sea thrills these days — from racetracks and roller coasters to water slides — that elicit screeches and screams of joy. But when…

Last Call: Martinis – Shaken or Stirred?
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Last Call: Martinis – Shaken or Stirred?

Porthole Cruise Magazine - March 10, 2020

The Place — Martinis  Grab A Seat — All Oceania ships Standout Feature — Piano bars are a staple on most cruise ships, but Martinis outdoes them…

48 Hours: Key West
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48 Hours: Key West

Porthole Cruise Magazine - March 9, 2020

This southernmost city in the United States has a way of achieving notoriety. Take the time it “seceded” to become the Conch Republic. Or José Martí’s historic…

Pandaw’s Pursuit Of Laos
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Pandaw’s Pursuit Of Laos

Porthole Cruise Magazine - March 5, 2020

Experiential river cruising provides an opportunity to discover new lands, cultures, and people, deviating from the path well-traveled. Intrepid travelers recognize that going off the radar has…

Adventure into the Ice with <i>MS Roald Admunsen</i>
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Adventure into the Ice with MS Roald Admunsen

Porthole Cruise Magazine - March 4, 2020

My journey ends at two red flags, about knee height, emerging from the ground in an “X” shape. I’m supposed to turn around, to meander back to…

Clyde Butcher: Florida’s Photographer
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Clyde Butcher: Florida’s Photographer

Porthole Cruise Magazine - March 2, 2020

Inducted into the Florida Hall of Fame in 1998, photographer Clyde Butcher is best known as the “Ansel Adams of Florida.” Born in Kansas City, Missouri, in…

First Look: <i>Scenic Eclipse</i>
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First Look: Scenic Eclipse

Porthole Cruise Magazine - February 17, 2020

Ever since Scenic Luxury Cruises and Tours announced the company would be plunging into ocean cruising following its decades-long history as a premium river cruise line, Scenic…

48 Hours: Marvelous Montreal
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48 Hours: Marvelous Montreal

Porthole Cruise Magazine - February 4, 2020

When visitors step into the streets of Old Montreal, they feel like they’ve been transported to the shores of a European city, but when they venture beyond…