Spotlight Voyages Part I: Wine and Cuisine

For the avid adventurer who is also a gastronome and oenophile, experiencing wine and great food on the high seas does not get any better. Regent Seven Seas Cruises’ Spotlight Voyages offer a variety of themed experiences tailored to everything from cuisine and music to the professional bridge for all levels. Spotlight on Cuisine features…

Tantalizing Tapas: A Barcelona Guide

No trip to Barcelona would be complete without a sampling or two of tapas, one of the more popular gastronomic activities in Spain. What we know as snacks, canapes, appetizers or small plates, Spanish tapas can range from a variety of toppings and mixtures from crispy deep fried seafood and meat-filled pastries to a simple…

Summer Favorites: Venice & Santorini

We asked our globetrotting guests to share which Regent Seven Seas Cruises’ Mediterranean destination evoked the best summer memories and received a deluge of submissions, from the magnificent walled city of Dubrovnik and visually spectacular Barcelona to the architectural glory of Rome and the enchanting villages of Provence. However, there were two places that were…

Where Will You Go In 2015?

The New Year marks a new beginning. For some, it is the start of a path toward a goal, while for others it is a time to reflect on the accomplishments of the past year. But for many world travelers, the New Year brings into focus one simple question: Where will I go in 2015?…

Sail, Sip & Savor the Mediterranean

In the Mediterranean, create memories to last a lifetime. Enjoy a traditional flamenco show while savoring delicious tapas in Palma de Mallorca and sample the earthy wines of Tuscany on an unforgettable winery tour. Take in the sights of world-renowned architectural masterpieces from Rome to Barcelona and marvel at natural wonders from Corfu to Kotor….

Sail, Sip and Savor Barcelona, Spain

By Mara Papatheodorou, your Tastes & Traditions Expert  As the capital of Spain’s Catalonia region, cultural Barcelona beckons and the delights of Catalonian cuisine abound. Enjoy art, architecture, cathedrals, tapa bars and restaurants. Revived thanks to the 1992 Summer Olympics, the traditional and modern looks blend well here and walking is the best way to absorb the…