Ritz Carlton Yacht Collection
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Regent Seven Seas Luxury Cruising – What’s Included in your Rate

June 24, 2022

Regent is ultra luxury and all-inclusive cruising.  Leave your wallet at home and have everything included.  There are things you can upgrade but you certainly do not have to. What’s included: Business Class air for international flights.  Economy for domestic flights.  If you wanted to purchase your own air, Regent… Read more

Ritz Carlton Yacht Collection Update for May 2022! Small Ship Luxury Cruising!

May 20, 2022

The Ritz Carlton Yacht Collection will finally set sail this coming August 2022! The Ritz Carlton Yacht Collection offers all inclusive amenities on one of the most luxurious small ship cruise line.  The Ritz was due to set sail back in February of 2020 but with Covid, sailings on the… Read more

Regent Seven Seas 2024 World Cruise Update!

July 12, 2021

Regent Seven Seas 2024 World Cruise sets sail from Miami on January 6, 2024. 132 glorious nights on the Seven Seas Mariner takes you through: 3 oceans 4 continents 12 overnight stays 31 countries 61 Unesco sites 66 ports of call 44 free shore excursions 34,500 nautical miles sailed Reservation… Read more

Ritz Carlton Yacht Collection Releases 2023 Mediterranean Itineraries

June 7, 2021

The new Ritz Carlton Yacht Collection just released their 2023 Mediterranean schedule (see video for details and link below for e-brochure) The Ritz kicks off the Mediterranean season on April 27 from Lisbon on a 10 night voyage sailing to Barcelona, Spain. There are 14 sailings all together.  The last… Read more

Now is the best time to take a vacation to Europe!

May 25, 2021

Now is going to be the best time to take that trip to Europe! Europe is finally open to American travelers! There are still some parts of the world that have quarantine rules so Europe will be less crowded than normal. In addition to this, you’ll get the benefit of… Read more

2024 World Cruise On Ultra Luxury Regent Seven Seas

May 18, 2021

Regent Seven Seas is getting a jump on the 2024 World Cruise season! Earlier this year, 2023 World Cruises were released and many sold out IMMEDIATELY! There’s not much information that’s available except that reservations open on July 14 and we can get on that list! Call me at 888-365-1515.… Read more