Taste of the Pacific Northwest River Cruise

Fall departures: September 13-October 18 This 8 day epicurean cruise on the Columbia River will feature the rich history and delicious flavors unique to this region. When it comes to the art of wine, Washington State knows its “terroir”-the combination of soil, climate and geography that makes wine distinct. You will be welcomed aboard in […]

Cruising the Columbia River

The Columbia River Gorge: A natural wind tunnel cutting it’s way through the Cascade Mountains to deliver the Columbia River to the Pacific Ocean. This was the final destination of the famous Lewis & Clark Expedition in 1806, the discovery of the Northwest Passage. Traversing the mighty Columbia today is quite a different experience with […]

How Many Old Cruise Ships will Survive?

For fans of classic cruise vessels, nothing quite gets the pulse racing like Queen Elizabeth 2. As the world’s most famous ocean liner, she was always admired for her sleek silhouette, her powerful grace, and her war-time contributions. Unfortunately, Cunard had to retire the liner in November 2008 because of stringent guidelines set forth by […]