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Wowed by the Villa Premier Hotel in Puerto Vallarta

We were recently hosted by the Villa Premier Hotel in Downtown Puerto Vallarta. Like many press trips this visit was more about the city than the hotel, but we found ourselves wishing for more time at the hotel. Here's the breakdown of what we liked about it. Puerto...

10 Things That Change After You Visit Puerto Vallarta

Change is inevitable when you visit Puerto Vallarta. Each new destination you visit changes you in some way. Sometimes it's as simple as a new way to look at something familiar. Sometimes you find yourself wondering what it would be like to live in this new place....

Your Milan Must-Do List

Milan is one of the most overlooked Italian destinations, often ranking fourth or fifth on most lists of desirable Italian cities for travelers. And that, my friends, is just one of the things that makes it more desirable for experience junkies like us. Would you...

Is Santorini Really All That?

Picture a pool of sapphire sea ringed with peaks of pure black, red, and chalk white. Then top those cliffs with a huddle of brilliant white buildings mirroring the shapes of the landscape in stucco walls and arches capped with blue domes reflecting the color of the...

Yes! You Can Afford a Viking Ocean Luxury Cruise

Viking Ocean's Limited Time Early Booking Offer Can Move You Up to Luxury When Viking launched their Ocean line last year, luxury cruisers were enthusiastic. River cruisers who had sailed with Viking through the world's great rivers were excited. But frankly, there...

It’s Cherry Blossom Season!

Everywhere you turn it seems there's another...

FirstRead.Me Wins Awards

FirstRead.Me is about exceptional travel...

News on Celebrity Captain Kate MCCue

Captain Kate is Swapping Ships It's official:...

Cruise Review: AmaWaterways AmaSerena

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Cruising 201: In-depth Questions About Cruising

We know you have questions about cruising!...