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Japanese Entertainment Director Mikoko (l) translated Executive Chef Nilo Palma’s (center) Culinary Show into Japanese.

Cruising Japan with Princess offers immersive experience

Our recent cruise of Japan aboard the Diamond Princess brought the international experience to an entirely new level.

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Alaska cruise adventure is a sensory odyssey not to be missed

Standing on deck as we pulled into port, we spotted a large American eagle perched on the ship’s gangplank. We weren’t in the “lower 48” anymore. We had arrived in a part of the country where even the best superlatives are inadequate.

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Milestone celebrations call for Celebrity Specialty dining

When it comes to milestone events, cruising is the way to go. We recently celebrated several occasions during a seven-night cruise aboard the Celebrity Summit leaving from San Juan.

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From theme cruises to tours genealogy travel is hot

Planning a visit to Poland, where his ancestors had lived, Bernard Janicki went online and tracked down the parish priest in the village where his mother had been born.

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Holland America hosts 90th birthday cruise

We chose to sail aboard Holland America Line’s Westerdam from Ft. Lauderdale, Fla., with port stops in Grand Turks and Caicos, Puerto Rico, St. Martin and Holland America’s private island in the Bahamas, Half Moon Cay.

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Taking a cruise through exotic Southeast Asia

Vacationers enjoy the luxury of a first-class hotel along with top-notch meals and entertainment while getting to sample places they might not feel at ease visiting on their own.

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