The 5 Essentials When Visiting Istanbul

Situated across the Bosporus Strait between the continents of Asia and Europe, Turkey’s intriguing city of Istanbul offers the best of both contemporary and ancient worlds. Here are a few ways to experience the old and the new. EAT as the locals do and sample native meze in the country that does it best at…

Top 8 UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Australia & Asia

Steeped in beauty and history, cuisine and culture, the continents of Australia and Asia offer an array of once-in-a-lifetime experiences. Aboard Seven Seas Mariner’s new Down Under & Far East Grandeur grand voyage, you can see it all on a 52-Night cruise from Sydney to Hong Kong followed by a FREE 15-Night Post-Cruise Land and…

Inside Look: Seven Seas Mariner More Resplendent Than Ever

In the final phase of our $125 million refurbishment program, we completed a bow-to-stern upgrade of Seven Seas Mariner, elevating the ship to the level of elegance set by Seven Seas Explorer® and providing a consistent look and feel to the entire fleet. Seven Seas Mariner completed a 20-day drydock at Chantier Naval de Marseille, and has re-emerged with dramatic new…

La Dolce Vita in the Mediterranean

Perhaps singer Elton John sums it up best, “I love places that have an incredible history. I love the Italian way of life. I love the food. I love the people, I love the attitudes of Italians.” Between the unparalleled culture, arts and history and picture book landscapes to the couture and culinary delights and…

Luxurious Seven Seas Splendor Details Revealed

Today, we revealed details for Seven Seas Splendor’s awe-inspiring public spaces and ten sophisticated suite categories, debuting in early 2020. Building upon the elegance of our existing ships with lush designs and distinguishing upgrades, Seven Seas Splendor™ will captivate travelers and exceed their expectations, as they indulge in all-inclusive luxury across the globe. Several popular…

Construction Begins on Seven Seas Splendor

Construction of the ship that will elevate the standard for all-inclusive luxury has begun. Regent Seven Seas Cruises’ President and Chief Executive Officer Jason Montague, Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings’ Executive Vice President of Vessel Operations Robin Lindsay, Regent Seven Seas Cruises’ Senior Vice President of Hotel Operations Franco Semeraro and Fincantieri’s Shipyard Director Giovanni Stecconi…

Spotlight Voyages Part III: Public Broadcasting and Bridge

From exposure to history, nature, different cultures, new adventures and the exchange of ideas, taking a cruise can be one of the best forms of education outside the classroom. In the final post of our Spotlight Voyages blog series, we take a look at Spotlight on Public Broadcasting, and how Regent Seven Seas Cruises takes…

Spotlight Voyages Part II: Craft Beer, Spirits and Music

Unique and non-traditional, innovative full-flavored beers (commonly known as craft beer) are here to stay. The higher quality, seasonal flavors and exotic array of brews (everything from orange peels to honey) are just a few of the reasons craft beers stand out from the pack. One of the best places to sample microbrews is none…

5 Reasons Why Alaska Should be on Your 2018 Travel List

It can be said that Alaska feeds all of the senses. Where else can you face the exhilaration of paddle boarding among the glaciers?  Feel the wind and ice on your face as you dog sled down a mountain?  Feast your eyes on bears snapping in the river at salmon under the blues of a…

Your Choice This Winter: Eastern or Western Caribbean?

When it comes to planning a cruise in the Caribbean, it’s hard to make a wrong decision as every destination offers something of interest – idyllic beaches, diverse activities and cultural attractions – and all unique and distinctive as the islands themselves. Perhaps the biggest choice is whether to cruise the crystal clear waters of…