DESTINATION COOKING: A Taste of Morocco with Chef Kathryn Kelly

Discover the culinary traditions of the beautifully diverse country of Morocco with Executive Chef Kathryn Kelly. In this charming cooking demonstration, Chef Kelly expertly pairs exotic flavors of the region to create a savory Chicken Tangine dish with three delicious sauces. Welcome our signature Culinary Arts Kitchen into your home with these featured recipes: CHICKEN…

LADY IN WAITING

BY: CHEF KATHRYN KELLY If you’ve been downtown at Fernandina Beach recently, you may have caught a glimpse of the cruise ship docked at the port. While beauty is unquestionably in the eye of the beholder, for those of us in her orbit, her undisputed beauty has spawned an exquisite love affair. Seven Seas Explorer,…

DREAMING OF MY NEXT VACATION

BY: JANICE DAVIDSON It’s hard to believe that the world was such a different place at the beginning of the year. Words like ‘coronavirus’ and acronyms like ‘PPE’ were not in my lexicon. However, as the weeks progressed and we became more limited in our movements, dreaming about traveling became the hopeful highlight of so…

EUROPE FROM BEHIND THE LENS

By: JANICE DAVIDSON Part of what makes Europe so magical is that it’s never the same experience twice, especially from one season to the next. For instance, you can travel to St. Tropez in July or August when the beaches and the people are at their most glamorous, or you can go one month later…

At Home with the Medicis

BY: MARI DE ARMAS Filippo Brunelleschi’s dome over the Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore. Sandro Botticelli’s The Birth of Venus, which hangs in the Uffizi. Michelangelo’s Madonna of the Stairs that is on exhibition at Casa Buonarroti. The incomparable Boboli Gardens dreamed up by Bernardo Buontalenti. Each one commissioned by a member of the…

Mensa® Quizzes with Regent Seven Seas Cruises

Missing your favorite activities on board? Stimulate your mind and engage in a number of exciting questions of logic and reason with our Mensa® Quizzes. Each week’s puzzle contains a variety of questions to test your your verbal intelligence, vocabulary and math skills. Issue XI 1. The island that comprises the country of Sri Lanka was…

Journey to Luxury Perfected: Seven Seas Splendor™

BY: JOHN LASHBROOK After much anticipation, we are pleased to announce that Seven Seas Splendor™, the newest ship in the Regent Seven Seas Cruises fleet is finally here in all her grace and glory. Building a ship of this caliber is only possible when the industry’s most talented, experienced and passionate experts work together with…

SAILING IN ST. MAARTEN: America’s Cup Style

BY: JANICE DAVIDSON The weather was perfect. The sun was high and the trade winds kept us from getting too hot as we prepared to board our tenders from the dock. I was here for another photo/video shoot with my team. We’d already experienced the excitement of soaring through the sky, thanks to the Flying…

ARUBA’S PINK BEACH

SHARE THE SAND WITH A FEW NEW FEATHERED FRIENDS By: MARI DE ARMAS It was early November and the fall season air was already brisk. Sweaters and scarves, instead of sandals and spaghetti straps, were staples of my wardrobe. A few months prior I had moved to a new city and, for the first time…

Klaipėda: The Legend and The Magic

By: DANIEL MORRIS Klaipėda is a lovely town that is often overlooked as a little more than a place to dock en route to other locales — an add-on that’s give or take for many travelers. Unfortunately, the little things are often missed in towns like this. And, like in much of life, it’s those…