Monthly Archives: March 2019

Silversea to launch new immersive culinary program – SALT

Courtesy: Alessandro Grassini Silversea Cruises is developing a new culinary enrichment program that will be launched with the delivery of the Silver Moon in August 2020.  The program is called SALT which stands for “Sea And Land Taste” and was developed with Adam Sachs, an award winning journalist and former editor of Saveur food magazine. A CULINARY ENRICHMENT PROGRAM ​S.A.L.T. Kitchen will be a new restaurant on the Silver Moon where guest will be served regional menus for all meals.  While S.A.L.T. Kitchen will spotlight local foods and flavors from the areas where the ship is visiting, ......

By |2020-09-08T14:07:48-07:00March 28th, 2019|

Five trends in luxury cruising

The luxury cruise market is changing. It is becoming younger, more active and adventurous, offering access to new exotic destinations, and delivering the service and quality they are know for on brand new elegant and sophisticated purpose built ships. 1) GROWING MARKET As cruising has become more mainstream, more and more cruisers are moving up to the luxury cruise market. Most started with the mass market cruise lines like Carnival, Norwegian and Royal Caribbean and then moved to the premium lines like Holland America and Celebrity. Now these experienced cruisers are now looking for more.  They want a higher ......

By |2020-09-08T14:08:22-07:00March 17th, 2019|

European Union will require new travel authorizations beginning in 2022

UPDATED: EU delays the start until 2022 THE EU IS NOT REQUIRING VISAS FOR U.S. CITIZENS There has been a bit of confusion this week over whether the European Union (EU) is imposing a new visa requirement for United States citizens. Currently U.S. citizens holding a valid US passport can enter Schengen Zone countries and stay for up to 90 days without a visa.  ​ To clear up the confusion, the EU is not imposing a new visa requirement. What they have done is to require that beginning in 2021, U.S. citizens will have to submit information into the “European ......

By |2020-09-08T14:09:27-07:00March 10th, 2019|
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