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Cruising

All Aboard for Alaska!

Raelene Parsons guides us through the fabled Inside Passage, with pit stops in some of her favorite Alaskan ports

All About Transatlantic Cruising

Throw the jetlag overboard and enjoy the journey, says LeGrow’s Travel cruise specialist Phyllis Barter

Discover the Douro in Portugal

Darlene Caines introduces us to the uncrowded delights of Portugal’s principal waterway

Rivers Less Travelled: The Elbe

Fairytale landscapes and sizzling cities grace the riverbanks of the enchanting Elbe. Heidi Pound takes us on a cruise

Wellness Travel

From educational and spiritual-themed river cruises to Balinese spa retreats and fitness adventures, travel companies offer a wide diversity of transformative journeys. Here’s Mel’s inside scoop on just three of them.

Cruising the Panama Canal

Our agents get up close and personal with the “Crossroads of the World”

Hit the Deck—our top picks for family cruise vacations

The major cruise lines have lots in store for your crew—no matter what their ages

Romancing the Rhine: Our Favourite Port

Got a favourite river cruise itinerary? Here’s one of ours [read more]

Adventure's Calling!

LeGrow’s Travel answers!

Explore Southern France

Our own Tammy Gifford leads the way

Set Sail for the Southern Caribbean

Gentle Trade Winds, sugar-sand beaches, impossibly blue turquoise waters… Crisp chardonnay sipped on your balcony overlooking the shores of yet another gorgeous island gem. Yes, cruising the Southern Caribbean provides all this, and more.

Cruise Alaska from the Foredeck

Judy Jenkins sets sails on two show-stopping itineraries, highlighting the best of Alaska’s Inside Passage

Our favorite itineraries - Island-Hopping Cruises

There’s something undeniably appealing about the idea of sailing to multiple island-paradises, but only unpacking once, says Laura Woolfrey, Lewisporte

The Mekong - River Cruise

The timeless and unique cultures of Vietnam and Cambodia are united by a single river – the mighty Mekong. Come aboard with Lois Follett and Avalon Waterways

Wine, River Cruises and Song

Make a toast to the good life on a wine-themed river cruise

Boutique Cruising Inside Out

Small-ship cruise lines have upped the ante on unique itineraries and luxurious options. Our counsellors weigh in

Christmas Cruising 101

Sail through the Holidays with LeGrow’s Travel

Mum’s the Word—The Best Cruises for Families

With an estimated 1.5 million kids joining their parents aboard cruises, the major cruise lines have raised the bar on family-friendly offerings.