This week in travel news…


CruiseKitchenThe Bizarre World of Cruise Ship Kitchens

Throughout its history, cruise ship fare hasn’t exactly had the best reputation. (You can thank budget cruise lines with their endlessly dull buffets for that.) But in today’s world of restaurant geeks and Food Network obsessives, cruises have to cater to food lovers.  Click image to read more.

XmasCruiseCelebration at Sea: Best Christmas Cruises

Instead of spending Christmas with the in-laws, hop aboard a festive cruise ship and celebrate at sea. A number of cruise lines offer unusual, Christmas-themed itineraries to far-off destinations with the Christmas spirit found onboard the ship and on land.  Click image to read more.

WindowSeat10Best: Flights where you should snag a window seat

If your air travel routine is to snag an aisle seat, you may be missing incredible sights, says William Brinn, a former FAA trainer and author of No Good Deed Goes Unpunished.  Click image to read more.


NatParksPicturesque National parks to visit in the wintertime

Generally, wintertime is associated with sitting by a crackling fireplace and watching the snowfall from the comfort of your warm home. Mix in some fast-paced winter sports like snowboarding and skiing, and it completes the package.  Click image to read more.

quantumThe Best Cruise Ships of 2014 in Every Category

Thinking about a winter cruise?  Check here first to make sure you cruise with the best of the best!  Click image to read more.