Antarctica voyage 50 percent off Hurtigruten cruises! Hurtigruten offers 7-day Bergen-Kirkenes and 12-day Bergen-Kirkenes-Bergen voyages calling at 34 amazing ports each way. This is the best – and only – way to truly experience the entire coast of Norway, all the way across the arctic circle to the border of Russia. The focus of these cruises is on the spectacular scenery along the Norwegian coast. Fares for 7-day voyages from $899 per person. Epcot Food and Wine Festival Pictures and Review: Florida Local Booth Welcome to the Disney Food Blog. If you enjoy this post, you should check out the tour of the site to see all the great Disney Food information we have. Time to visit another brand new Epcot Food and Wine Festival booth — Florida Local! This new booth debuted this year, featuring farm-to-market ingredients local to Florida.
Europe's River Cruise Revolution On my three cruises, the only person I could find who wasn’t an instant river-cruising convert was . . . me. I love seeing Europe from the perspective of its waterways—it was hard to pry myself away from the top deck, where I could watch history unfold as we breezed along—but otherwise I felt trapped in a group-tour bubble. When I’m abroad, I want to eat where the locals eat and socialize with them, not with my fellow Americans.
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Cruise Ship Calendar Nowhere else can you find schedules for over 200 Cruise ships and thousands of cruise ports. Reviews of Europe's Top-Rated New Riverboats The newest and flashiest ship in the company’s fleet of 15, the AmaCerto was built to party. The riverboat sails to Austria, Belgium, Germany, Holland, Hungary, and Slovakia. 1.
Markets - Markets of Rome There are dozens of markets in Rome. From the most famous Porta Portese to a number of smaller street markets. We’ll try to review a new one every week, starting from the closer ones, the historical, the most popular ones… looking forward to visiting them all! Europe River Cruise Deals - Avalon WaterwaysÂ® 2014 Book Now Sailings | 2013 Book Now Sailings Save $1,000 per couple on the select 2014 Avalon Europe Book Now Sailings below.* With Avalon Waterway's Book Now Sailings, you can easily and affordably take a cruise that includes everything. Our cruises give you sweeping views of awe-inspiring landscapes every moment of the day and bring you to the heart of small towns and big cities to experience unique destinations like a local.
Dream Cruise Itineraries for 2013 : Cruises 12. Australia and the Far East on the Crystal Symphony The Draw: A blockbuster 98-day itinerary that Magellan himself would envy, the cruise begins in Auckland, and although the ship spends most weeks navigating Southeast Asia and the Far East, it also makes its way around Russia’s Kamchatsky Peninsula and Kobe, Japan, before winding down via a swing through Alaska and the Pacific Northwest, finally docking in Los Angeles. The ship: The Crystal Symphony, which carries 950 passengers, has enough onboard diversions—a great casino, a luxury spa, a variety of restaurant and bar choices, foreign language lessons, and watercolor classes—to alleviate monotony. There’s also an outstanding speakers program with experts from politics, business, and the arts. Prime ports: Bali, Singapore, Ho Chi Minh City, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Beijing, Nagasaki, Kobe, Petropavlovsk, Ketchikan, Vancouver, Seattle, San Francisco, and Santa Barbara.
Chocolatier takes a radical approach to sourcing In search of a sweeter solution for your Valentine's Day chocolate? 18-year-old Zoë S. Taylor shares the story of Atlanta confection shop Sugar-Coated Radical, which according to their website, uses only direct and fair trade-organic-post-consumer recycled and locally sourced materials. River Cruising vs. Ocean Cruising River cruises and ocean cruises differ more than you might think. Many of the people I’ve met on the former are refugees from the latter: They chose a river cruise to avoid the crowds, lines, and hassles they’ve encountered on giant ships at sea. But they compare 120- to 160-passenger river boats with mammoth 2,500- to 3,000-passenger megaships, whereas it would be more apt to compare river ships with similarly small seagoing vessels where such crowds, lines, and hassles don’t exist. Personally, when I’m on a river ship, I miss aspects of the ocean experience—from the vast, uninterrupted sea views to the romantic dinners alone with my husband on our balcony. For all you ocean cruisers who may be thinking of branching out and trying a river trip, I thought it might be helpful to lay out the biggest differences as I see them, based on the four river cruises and 20 ocean cruises I’ve taken.
LinkedIn Is Acquiring Contacts Start-Up Rapportive - Liz Gannes - Social Rapportive, which makes a browser plugin that overlays Gmail with contextual information about email contacts, is being acquired by LinkedIn, sources said. LinkedIn declined to comment, while Rapportive CEO Rahul Vohra ducked our attempts to talk to him. Sources familiar with the negotiations said LinkedIn offered Rapportive “low teens” of millions of dollars worth of cash. The deal has not officially closed yet. Rapportive, which is still available only for Gmail, overlays an email correspondent’s social networking accounts alongside open messages and drafts.