Tag Archives: sailing

OUR PRIVATE CARIBBEAN

Living in California, it’s easy to overlook the Caribbean as a destination for sun, adventure and glorious beaches.  But you won’t do that again after enjoying a WindStar cruise through the Caribbean.  My friend and I boarded our five-masted sailing … Continue reading

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Romance of the Star Clipper Tall Ship

From the moment we arrived at the pier in sunny St. Maarten, we knew our adventure cruise would be something out of the ordinary. Something timeless, something dramatic, something…like nothing we’ve ever experienced on a cruise before. The Star Clipper … Continue reading

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Aegean Dreams

On our first Crystal Cruise, my friend and I chose a round-trip Istanbul itinerary that carried us through the Greek Islands on the elegant Crystal Serenity, a sanctuary of gracious style, including ports of call that dreams are made of—Santorini, … Continue reading

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AEGEAN BREEZES

I can’t figure it out. What was my favorite thing about our 9-night Windstar Cruise from Athens to Venice? The exotic ports of call? The French doors flung open all night as the sound of the Aegean serenaded us to … Continue reading

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The Romantic Rituals of the Sea

Remembering fondly…After winding through the glorious fjords of Montenegro on Windstar Cruise’s lovely power yacht, Star Pride, we rounded one last turn and the Captain let out three long low blasts that signaled our arrival to the Island of the … Continue reading

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