A CULINARY & CULTURAL TOUR IN MARSEILLE

To be sure, you’ll always have Paris. But of late in France it’s Marseille that’s commanding the lion’s share of the buzz du jour. From the moment you arrive in France’s largest commercial port and second largest city, the excitement is palpable among both visitors and citizens. Marseille has always been fiercely proud of its…

Monte Carlo, The International Capital of Chic

Monte Carlo…the mere name invokes images of jet-setting sophistication, glamour and all things chic. Nestled between France and the foothills of the Alps Maritimes mountains, the world’s second smallest country is set against a backdrop of yachts, Rolls-Royces, casinos and palaces. It’s easy to see why this tiny principality  (only two miles long) is often…

The Time is Now: All-Inclusive, All Summer, All Mediterranean

The weather is getting a little warmer and the sun is shining a little brighter, which can only mean that summer is right around the corner. And for those luxury travelers still looking for that perfect summer vacation – the time is now. Set your sights on the Mediterranean with Regent Seven Seas Cruises and enjoy…

Exclusive Amenities from L’Occitane Aboard Seven Seas Explorer

The world’s most luxurious ship, Seven Seas Explorer®, will feature an exclusive collection of bath amenities from the L’Occitane’s Mer & Mistral line, becoming the first cruise ship to offer complimentary amenities from this exclusive line of products.  The new L’Occitane products will serve as the standard amenity for all suites onboard Seven Seas Explorer….

Culinary Creations: Flavors of Provence

Regent Seven Seas Cruises guests have a unique opportunity to travel into the stunning Provençal countryside and indulge in its fresh, flavorful cuisine by participating in an exclusive hands-on cooking class and sampling wines and local delicacies between tours of charming traditional villages. Embark on a culinary adventure with the new Culinary Creations: Flavors of…

Top Seven Mediterranean Voyages

From one breathtaking port to the next, the possibilities for discovery and personal enrichment are extraordinary in the Mediterranean. Delight in the charming vistas from vineyards in Tuscany, lavender fields in Provence and from the countryside of Thira near Santorini.  And with stellar six-star service aboard the luxurious ships of Regent Seven Seas Cruises®, there…

Vive La France! Regent Seven Seas Cruises Unveils 4 New French Ports

Regent Seven Seas Cruises recently unveiled the 2016 Summer & Fall Collection, which includes calls on four spectacular French ports that span from the picturesque southern tip of Corsica to the charming northern coast of the mainland that overlooks the Bay of Biscay. These fantastic cities offer delightful new experiences and an even more in…

Captain Stanislas de Lacombe | Master of Seven Seas Navigator

Captain Stanislas de Lacombe is the master of the Seven Seas Navigator, which is currently sailing the beautiful ports of the Caribbean. Since 2009, the French native has served as captain for Regent Seven Sea Cruises, sailing in and out of the world’s most amazing port cities. For this Insider post, he shares his four…

New Summer Destinations for 2015

Throughout Regent Seven Seas Cruises’ 22-year history, guests have sailed across oceans and seas to all corners of the world. And today the world just got a little bigger. The 2015 Summer Collection is officially open for reservations and features brand new ports in Northern Europe, the Mediterranean, Asia and Africa. Below we’ve highlighted a…

Art and Architecture Glitter in Marseille (Provence)

By Lori Verderame Marseille (Provence) is an active, exciting and picturesque site in southeastern France. Marseilles has the cosmopolitan feel of many European centers with lovely shops, fine restaurants and important buildings, yet this city simultaneously offers quiet hideaways where the beauty of the natural environment takes center stage. Highlights of Marseille’s old quarter include…