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Culinary Capers: A Delicious Exploration of the World’s Most Unique Food Festivals
2024-06-10

Richard Shane Founder and CEO The World’s Greatest Vacations   Food is a universal language, a delicious way to connect with cultures and traditions. But what if you could experience a whirlwind of global flavors all in one place? Look no further than food festivals! These vibrant celebrations bring together food enthusiasts, local vendors, and […]

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Cunard Queen Anne Deck
Cunard’s Queen Anne: The vision and the final product
2024-06-09

I’ve had the good fortune to see a few British queens in my life. I’ve met the Queen Mary 2 several times — and I even glimpsed Queen Elizabeth herself from my balcony on the QM2. I saw the Queen Elizabeth 2. And now I’ve toured the Queen Anne twice. My first trip to the […]

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Chasing Waterfalls: Unveiling the Majesty of Cascading Wonders
2024-06-03

Richard Shane Founder and CEO The World’s Greatest Vacations   Waterfalls have captivated hearts for millennia. Their mesmerizing power, the thunderous roar, and the ethereal beauty of cascading water create a spectacle that transcends time and culture. This blog post is your invitation to embark on a journey to discover some of the most magnificent […]

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Following a record year for cruising, Alaska says a leveling off is welcome
2024-06-03

Following a record-breaking year, the number of cruisers in Alaska is expected to be relatively flat this summer — something that members of the industry say could mean a better experience for both visitors and locals. The stable numbers are “a really good thing” and will give communities time to decide how to manage cruise […]

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Mary J. Blige Concert
Mary J. Blige will headline this year’s St. Kitts Music Festival
2024-05-27

Nine-time Grammy winner Mary J. Blige tops the list of performers who will take the stage at this year’s St. Kitts Music Festival, scheduled for June 22 to 30 at Warner Park Stadium in Basseterre. The festival, in its 26th year, features acts in a number of genres, including soul, soca, jazz, R&B, calypso, meringue, […]

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Beyond the Beach Towel: Unforgettable Eco-Travel Adventures
2024-05-23

Richard Shane Founder and CEO The World’s Greatest Vacations   The world beckons with its diverse landscapes, vibrant cultures, and unforgettable experiences. But with travel comes a responsibility to tread lightly and minimize our impact on the environment. This is where eco-travel takes center stage! Embrace Responsible Exploration: Eco-travel goes beyond the typical vacation. It’s […]

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Solo Travel: Embarking on an Unforgettable Journey of Self-Discovery
2024-05-20

Richard Shane Founder and CEO The World’s Greatest Vacations   Have you ever dreamt of exploring a new destination, but hesitated because you couldn’t find a travel partner? Well, fret no more! Solo travel offers a unique and empowering experience that allows you to step outside your comfort zone, discover yourself, and create memories that […]

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Have luxury travelers finally hit a price ceiling?
Have luxury travelers finally hit a price ceiling?
2024-05-20

After years of shrugging off soaring hotel costs, affluent travelers may finally be showing some early signs of price resistance. Silvio Rebmann, CEO and founder of Berlin-based Cube Travel, surfaced the issue of high hotel rates during a panel at Preferred Hotels & Resorts’ Global Conference 2024 earlier this month. “Though 2024 has started off […]

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The Ultimate Guide to Travel Hacking Like a Pro: Score Free Flights and Luxury Stays
2024-05-13

Richard Shane Founder and CEO The World’s Greatest Vacations   Traveling the world opens your mind to new cultures, breathtaking landscapes, and unforgettable experiences. But let’s face it, travel can be expensive. This is where travel hacking comes in! Travel hacking involves leveraging credit card rewards programs, airline loyalty programs, and other strategies to score […]

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Soaring demand pushes cruise bookings into 2025 and beyond
2024-05-13

Cruisers thinking about last-minute summer sailings might have to think again. With record inventory snapped up, cruise line executives and travel advisors say space is dwindling and booking curves are stretching into 2025. Major cruise lines began the year at their highest booked positions ever, leading to less 2024 inventory, which along with strong revenue […]

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