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 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…

More to Explore: Seven Archaeological Wonders

Ancient ruins offer a unique perspective on our collective history and culture. Visiting awe-inspiring archeological sites, such as Stonehenge in England, Angkor Wat in Cambodia or Machu Picchu in Peru, will take you back in time as you experience the relics, artifacts and monuments of ancient civilizations. Below we narrowed down seven of the most…

Sail, Sip & Savor Istanbul, Turkey

By Mara Papatheodorou, your Tastes & Traditions Expert With its backdrop of mosque domes and minarets, Istanbul is as idyllic as it is intricate. This is the land of Sultans and Ottoman treasures alongside Byzantine marvels and archaeological ruins. Located on the narrow straits of the Bosphorous spanning both Asia Minor and Europe, its fantastic food…

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…