Top Reasons Why Taking a Cruise to Alaska is Always a Good Idea

There is a reason Alaska appears on every travel bucket list as it truly is one of the most unique destinations on earth.  Coined as the last great frontier, the 49th state offers the best of past and present with views of national treasures and exhilarating experiences like none other. Where else can you see…

When in Rome Part II: Things To Do in the Eternal City

While exploring the ancient sites of Rome can quickly fill your itinerary, save some time for the cosmopolitan side of this unparalleled city. The Italians are synonymous with fashion and boast some of the biggest names in the industry – Ferragamo, Gucci, Prada, Valentino, Bulgari and Dolce & Gabbana just to name-drop a few. And…

When in Rome Part I: Things to See in The Eternal City

From the historical grandeur of the ancient buildings and basilicas and masterpiece-filled museums to the picturesque piazzas and architecture of Imperial Rome, there is no shortage of things to do and see in Italy’s exhilarating capital. Here are a few of the enduring ancient landmarks that represent the best of Rome. The Roman Forum If…

Ring in the New Year Bali Style

More than just an exotic destination, Bali is an attitude, a spirit, a sense of place and the ultimate paradise that is a once in a lifetime experience. With its diverse culture, spiritual spaces, endless luxurious beaches, spectacular volcanoes, beautiful rice fields and inimitable Balinese style, there is no better place to ring in 2019…

The Magic of Mykonos

Mykonos is experiencing its day in the sun, no pun intended. While the idyllic Greek island has always been a perennial choice for holiday and sun seekers alike, Mykonos has become one of the world’s hottest destinations, mainly in part to an influx of new restaurants, nightclubs, hotels and fashionable boutiques that dot the already…

Melbourne, Past and Present

After decades of living in the shadow of Australia’s world-renowned city of Sydney, Melbourne is enjoying its time in the spotlight. As the coastal capital of the Australian state of Victoria, the metropolitan city is continuously ranked at the top of the “world’s most livable city” list, thanks in part to its culture, cosmopolitan lifestyle,…

The Caribbean: No Matter Where You Choose, It’s All Paradise

When it comes to selecting where to go in the Caribbean, it’s often a matter of taste, activities and preferences. While many of the exotic destinations are diverse in their culture, they all share a common bond – a plethora of beautiful beaches. This winter, join Seven Seas Voyager® on luxurious voyages to captivating Caribbean…

Cucina Roma, The Authentic Dishes of the Eternal City

When you think of Italian cuisine, naturally pizza and pasta come to mind but there is so much more as each classic dish raises the bar while remaining true to its roots.  Whether it’s in a trattoria or the latest trendy restaurant, dining is a very serious pastime in Italy as fine wine and cuisine…

Masterpiece Meets History on the Streets of Florence

While Florence is a treasure trove of world-class museums with the Uffizi, Pitti Palace, Bargello Museum and Opera del Duomo topping the crowded list, the outdoor statues and sculptures of the centuries-old city (59 BC to be exact) are just as equal in stature. Forgo the long museum lines, enjoy the fresh air, stroll along…

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…