Cruising 2015

Posted on December 3rd, 2014

When it comes to the next new thing, cruise industry leaders are famously in the front lines with visionary plans. By all indications, 2015 promises more of the same, including a roster of new ships and a slate of timely developments.

Crystal Serenity

Posted on September 26th, 2014

It’s a given that when we’re wild for a product just the way it is, we’re wary of change. Yet, change comes...and sometimes we love the product even more. So it is with Crystal Cruises.

Cruising 2013

Posted on December 9th, 2013

Throughout a challenging season, cruise industry leaders have stayed on course, doing what they do best.

Cunard’s Queen Elizabeth

Posted on October 9th, 2013

Start spreading the news: Cunard’s celebrated code for evening attire has changed—a significant happening duly noted by Recommend on a summer sail around the British Isles aboard Queen Elizabeth.

Gansevoort Turks & Caicos

Posted on February 5th, 2013

Travel agents and their clients who have sampled and swear by the considerable charms of the Gansevoort Hotel Group’s up-tempo, uber-hip Manhattan properties—the flagship Gansevoort Meatpacking NYC and newer Gansevoort Park Avenue NYC—have had reason to wonder how well the brand would translate to Gansevoort Turks & Caicos when it opened on the island of Providenciales in April 2009. Well...beautifully, as it turns out.

A-ROSA Silva

Posted on January 9th, 2013

How romantic can a river ship get? Picture the new 172-passenger A-ROSA Silva and her predecessors in the stylish fleet of A-ROSA Cruises.