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.

Cruising 2012

Posted on December 11th, 2012

Time and again, season after season, the cruise industry has shown that it’s got the right stuff when it comes to surmounting challenges.

A Ride On The Rocky Mountaineer

Posted on November 12th, 2012

Talk about a front-row seat at a really big show. It would be hard to upstage the spectacle that unfolds as you journey by rail on the Rocky Mountaineer through the wonders of Canada’s West, spotlight on the superstar Canadian Rockies.

Napa Valley Revisited

Posted on October 9th, 2012

Evergreen getaway winners such as Napa Valley are, as any travel agent will attest, always top-of-mind for selling again. And again.

Silver Spirit

Posted on October 1st, 2011

It has always been easy to become enamored of Silversea’s all-suite ships long before setting foot in their ultra-luxurious environs.