Following Lewis and Clark

Aboard a Columbia River cruise, a writer explores a significant time in American history.

Playtime aboard the Symphony of the Seas

The world's largest cruise ship offers plenty of ways to find your inner child.

Finding R&R on a Danube River cruise

Everyday worries float away aboard the AmaPrima on a 14-day cruise delivering with breathtaking views.

10 reasons to take a river cruise

The slow pace and mesmerizing scenery offer total immersion in the culture and landscape.

Plunging into the abyss

Harmony of the Seas, one of the world's biggest cruise ships, wows with thrilling slides, beautiful artwork, and thoughtful design.

A feast for the senses

From cooking classes to the music and dining, Regent’s Seven Seas Explorer is "sensational." 

Ports of Call

Day trip to Galveston

With miles of beaches and many attractions, this port city has something for everyone.

Cruisers' guide to Juneau

What to see and do, and where to dine if you have only a few hours before your Alaska cruise.

A quick guide to Copenhagen

Denmark's capital showcases the best of its past and future in cuisine, design, and attractions. 

A Seattle sampler

Washington State's popular port city is ripe with nature, glass art, and fun museums.

Insider Tips

Choosing the perfect cruise

With so many ships, itineraries, and options, how do you find your dream voyage? We help you navigate the choices.

35 tips for first-time cruisers

From entertainment options to safety, Travel Editor Elizabeth Harryman has tips and advice for every first-time cruise passenger.