The Ultimate Guide to Cruising Solo

A solo cruise is an amazing way to travel, whether you’re looking to see the world, get away from it all or meet new people! Before you dive in, though, there are a few things you’ll want to know.  A solo cruise is slightly different from a cruise with someone else and calls for a

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The Ultimate Guide to Cruising Solo

The Ultimate Guide to Cruising Solo

A solo cruise is an amazing way to travel, whether you’re looking to see the world, get away from it all or meet new people! …

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When is the Best Time to Cruise? It Depends!

One of the questions we often hear from travelers is “when is the best time to cruise?” It’s hard to answer because there are so …

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Tips for Solo Women Traveling Across the Globe

Whether you’re booking a cruise, flying internationally or embarking on a solo road trip, here are some invaluable travel tips to ensure stress-free adventures and smooth sailing.

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21 Best Public Art Displays in the World

21 Best Public Art Displays in the World

One of the best things to do on vacation is explore and experience a new location through sightseeing. You can learn about the area’s history …

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Following the Frankincense Trail

Following the Frankincense Trail

Frankincense was one of the most valuable commodities traded in the ancient world. An ordinary Boswellia tree produces the golden resin that became so popular …

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16 Must-Try Foods in Tokyo

16 Must-Try Foods in Tokyo

Eating in Tokyo is a unique part of the Japanese experience. Japan is an incredible destination known for its arts, culture and cuisine. Traditional Japanese …

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Windstar Cruises’ President Chris Prelog: Where Will the Future Lead Us in Travel?

As Chris Prelog and his team at Windstar Cruises contemplate not just what will be trendy in travel for 2024, they’re also thinking much more …

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We Ask, You Answer: What Are Your Travel Goals in 2024?

This mantra came across my Facebook feed, on one of the last days of 2023, and it caught my attention. I don’t necessarily agree that …

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Our Travel Guide: The Best Time to Cruise…the Mediterranean

The Mediterranean’s one of the most popular regions of the world for travel and the big news in cruise is that the season, already a …

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Our Travel Guide: A Cruise Around Iceland

Iceland is one of my favorite places in the world, and over the past 30 years  I have cruised, explored on land, and combined cruises …

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An Overview of Fire Dancing

Dance has long been a way for cultures to express themselves and tell stories about what they value. Depending on context and location, dancing can …

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The History of Italian Food 

When you think of Italy, there’s a good chance that the first thing that pops into your head is Italian food. Italy has built a …

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The History of Italian Food 

When you think of Italy, there’s a good chance that the first thing that pops into your head is Italian food. Italy has built a …

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Your Exclusive Look at Windstar’s Favorite Recipes

These four dishes have earned their place in the hearts of our guests, here are the recipes so you can recreate some of those mouthwatering moments at home.

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Delicious Middle Eastern Foods to Try on Your Next Cruise

From hearty entrees seasoned with a range of spices to irresistible desserts, these are some of our favorite foods in Jordan, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Israel and beyond.

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12 Popular Canadian Foods to Try While Traveling

12 Popular Canadian Foods to Try While Traveling

With its picturesque landscapes, remarkable attractions and kind people, Canada is a popular traveling destination for millions around the world. From bustling Montreal to stunning …

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12 Local Alaskan Dishes to Try While Cruising

12 Local Alaskan Dishes to Try While Cruising

Fittingly nicknamed the Last Frontier, Alaska draws outdoorsy travelers from all over the country — and the world. The 49th state is home to diverse …

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Australian Food: 18 Dishes to Try in Your Travels

Australian Food: 18 Dishes to Try in Your Travels

Home to idyllic landscapes, friendly locals and unique wildlife, Australia is an adventurer’s dream vacation destination. Naturally, immersing yourself in this island nation’s culture involves …

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In Tahiti, Windstar’s Wind Spirit Hands Over the Year-Round Reins to Star Breeze

In a festive celebration tinged with just a hint of sentimentality, Captain Belinda Bennett, who has served at the helm of Wind Spirit throughout its …

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An Overview of Fire Dancing

Dance has long been a way for cultures to express themselves and tell stories about what they value. Depending on context and location, dancing can …

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Cruise Elopement

Tips For Planning A Cruise Elopement

You want your wedding to be beautiful, unique and memorable for everyone. What better way to achieve this goal than with a cruise elopement? Getting …

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Microwedding

What Is a Microwedding?

With the emergence of the COVID-19 pandemic, the world seemed to come to a sudden halt. Stores closed, social distancing was enforced and events were …

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Why a Cruise Should Be Your First Vacation as a Couple

Why a Cruise Should Be Your First Vacation as a Couple

An elegant cruise on a small ship is the ultimate romantic experience for you and your significant other. With exciting excursions and plenty of opportunities …

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How Vacation Time Helps You Avoid Burnout

How Vacation Time Helps You Avoid Burnout

Even the busiest of us need a vacation at some point. Taking regular breaks at work is how to make sure you’re eating enough and …

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Windstar Buzz

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Have You Seen These Suites, Inspired by The Broadmoor and Sea Island?

Imagine that your suite evokes memories of the stately Broadmoor Resort or the lush and sunny vibe of the salt marshes at Sea Island, two …

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Take a Look: Windstar Embarks on Major Refurbishments of its Three Sailing Yachts

Windstar has begun a multi-million-dollar, multi-year refurbishment initiative for Wind Surf, Wind Spirit and Wind Star

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Windstar Loves Travel Advisors

May 5, 2021 is Travel Advisor Appreciation Day and Windstar loves Travel Advisors! Small ship cruise line Windstar Cruises is recognizing the hard work these professionals do by announcing a #WindstarLovesAdvisors Send Your Travel Advisor on a Cruise Vacation contest, where travel advisors can be nominated by their clients and colleagues to win a seven-day cruise aboard one of Windstar’s newly reimagined, 312-passenger all-suite yachts.

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Venice city and canals

Bill Hare – Windstar Yacht Club Member Profile

We’re kicking off the launch of our newly enhanced loyalty program by celebrating our past guests during Yacht Club Member Appreciation Week. Each day we’ll …

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Sunset over the Caribbean

Mary & Michael Sperry –Yacht Club Members Profile

We’re kicking off the launch of our newly enhanced loyalty program by celebrating our past guests during Yacht Club Member Appreciation Week. Each day we’ll …

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Cinque Terre on the Italian coastline

Carol & Richard McMakin – Windstar Cruises’ Yacht Club Members Profile

We’re kicking off the launch of our newly enhanced loyalty program by celebrating our past guests during Yacht Club Member Appreciation Week. Each day we’ll …

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