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Windstar President Hosts Panama Canal Cruise with Owner’s Suite Giveaway

Windstar President Hosts Panama Canal Cruise with Owner’s Suite Giveaway

A new set of Panama Canal locks opened for business in summer 2016, creating an additional lane of traffic aimed at allowing mega-ships to transit from Atlantic to Pacific. But as boutique cruise line Windstar Cruises knows, bigger isn’t always better. We, the small ship cruise company, just won the USAToday 10Best Best Boutique Cruise…

Size Matters: Why Cruising The Panama Canal on a Small Ship is Best

Size Matters: Why Cruising The Panama Canal on a Small Ship is Best

By Aaron Saunders   They said it was the canal that couldn’t be built — and for a while, it was. In 1881, the French tried for more than a decade before admitting defeat. The United States picked up the cause in 1904, and it took them another 10 years before the engineering marvel that…

Jeff Corwin’s Cruise Discoveries in Panama & Costa Rica

Jeff Corwin’s Cruise Discoveries in Panama & Costa Rica

Even though our ships are off to the Mediterranean for the summer season, we are still dreaming of the sun and sand of Costa Rica and Panama. We had an incredible season in the region in 2015/16 and wanted to share some exciting news! We are always tailoring itineraries based on guest feedback and we…