The Amazing Animals of Alaska

From the unparalleled wilderness to the majestic mountains, glaciers and national parks, the “Last Frontier” known as Alaska is on every traveler’s bucket list and with good reason. And while the state’s great beauty is a big draw, often it’s the animals that are the main attraction. The 49th state boasts one of the most…

Paradise Found: The Islands of French Polynesia

If it’s unparalleled beauty, translucent turquoise waters, stretches of sandy beaches and a culture synonymous with paradise, look no further than the islands of French Polynesia. The first stop on your quest for rest and relaxation is the idyllic island of Bora Bora. Located in the center of a lagoon, this “Pearl of the Pacific”…

Paradise at Sea

While different versions of paradise are dotted along ports of call in the Pacific Ocean and Caribbean Sea, none are as glamorous, colorful and exotic as Acapulco, Cabo San Lucas and Cartagena. Known as the queen of the Caribbean coast, Cartagena is oozing with old-town Colombian charm thanks to its preserved 19th-century architecture and monuments,…

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…

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…

Spotlight on Opera: Special Programming Aboard Seven Seas Mariner

Guests aboard Seven Seas Mariner® will enjoy a special onboard program that celebrates the power and significance of opera during four, incredible performances aboard the Mendenhall Glacier Discovery itinerary this summer. The 7-night voyage begins in Vancouver and transits the Inside Passage before traveling north to breathtaking and historic Alaskan ports, including Ketchikan and Juneau. During the…

More to Explore: 3 Nights in Rio

From legendary beaches to iconic wonders, Rio de Janeiro radiates an air of exuberance that is hard to find anywhere else in the world. Following your all-inclusive luxury voyage from Miami to Rio de Janeiro, extend your exploration in Brazil with a FREE 3-night land program and see landmarks such as Sugarloaf Mountain and the…