CONTENTS

March/April 2020
On Sale March 10, 2020

FEATURES:

Ship of the Month
NORWEGIAN ENCORE
By Allan E. Jordan
Completing its popular Breakaway Plus class, Norwegian Cruise Line’s newest crowd-pleaser calls for a standing ovation.

Cruise of the Month
DECEMBER ON THE DANUBE
By Randy Mink
A one-week river journey on the Scenic Amber features festive Christmas markets in Germany, Austria and Hungary.

Port of the Month
ATHENS
By Richard Varr
The Parthenon and other monuments to antiquity highlight travels in this gateway to Greece and the Aegean Islands.

Cruise Preview
ALASKA 2020
By M. T. Schwartzman
Returning megaships, new itineraries and new ports of embarkation will be part of another record year for cruising in the Last Frontier.

Adventure Cruising
ALASKA EXPEDITION-STYLE
By Cele & Lynn Seldon
Active excursions bring Mother Nature up close for passengers of Alaskan Dream Cruises’ 27-cabin Admiralty Dream.

Upscale All the Way
LUXURY ALASKA WITH SEABOURN
By Cele & Lynn Seldon
Pampered passengers explore Alaska and British Columbia on the 14-day “Ultimate Glacier & Fjord Adventure.”

Life in the Slow Lane
KERALA BACKWATERS
By Heidi Sarna
Seven-night houseboating journey showcases village life along the canals, rivers and lakes in the south of India.

A Look Back
IT’S A DOG’S LIFE
By Allan E. Jordan
Once it was common to take four-legged companions on ocean crossings, but only one ship today provides kennels.

Homeport Spotlight
WHITTIER
By M.T. Schwartzman
A small town on Prince William Sound, this turnaround port for Princess ships serves Alaska’s biggest city, Anchorage.

Cruise Views
STAIRWAYS TO FITNESS
By Jim Couper
One way to stay in shipshape and keep the pounds off at sea: go from deck to deck by stairs and avoid the elevators.

Plus other features, regular departments, more…