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New river cruise line to have black ships

Millennial-focused river cruise line U by Uniworld has unveiled renderings of its ships, which will have all-black exteriors, as Uniworld had hinted …

Shipping

Cruise Review - Viking Sea - Viking Ocean Cruises

We occasionally have the opportunity to experience a brand new cruise ship. But, we rarely have the opportunity to review a brand new cruise brand. …

Cruise Ships
Cruise Ships

Florida Cruise Baggage Rules

Sailing from Miami? Taking a cruise from Port Everglades? We’d bet you’ll be packing more than a backpack and an extra swimsuit. To help you pack for …

The complete guide to getting Global Entry and TSA PreCheck

If you’ve been thinking about applying for any of the US government’s expedited screening programs for frequent fliers—Global Entry, TSA PreCheck, and the like—don’t put it off any longer. The process is easier than you might imagine, and the benefits are as good as people say. We’ll take you …

Flying

What Can the Amex Platinum Card’s Travel Insurance Benefits Do for You?

Long considered the original high-end charge card, The Platinum Card from American Express is much more than a points-earning card. In some circles, …

Personal Finance
Coffeemakers

Amsterdam Airport Transfer Minibus

Travel with complete ease and comfort with our Amsterdam airport transfer – your own private minibus!<p><i>When leaving the busy Amsterdam airport, be</i> …

Guided Canal Boat Tour Through the Historic City of Amsterdam

A great way to tour the city of Amsterdam is via canal boat. Explore the architecture, the monuments and life in this enchanting city. All content …

The Perfect Day in Amsterdam

Amsterdam

8 Gorgeous Day Trips From Amsterdam

By College Tourist; Author: Veronica White of University of East Anglia<p><b>Bring a book, catch a train and spend a day exploring everything Dutch in the Netherlands.</b><p>When you think of the Netherlands, the first things that jump to mind are windmills, tulips, canals, bikes and cheese (and maybe some …

European Travel
European Travel

Visual Adventure: Amsterdam and The Hague

The Netherlands is unique in that the country's capital, Amsterdam, is not the seat of government (The Hague holds that honour). Although they are …

European Travel

Medical Coverage While Traveling Outside the US

Using miles and points to travel to a foreign destination is fun and exciting. And careful planning can ensure your international trip is a …

Travel Inspiration Road Trip Ideas

Bruges: 8 Reasons You Should Check Out Europe’s Fairytale City

If you were to picture the city where an aspiring Disney director might choose to film Cinderella or Beauty and the Beast, you could do a lot worse …

Cry, Heart, But Never Break: A Remarkable Illustrated Meditation on Loss and Life

“Who would enjoy the sun if it never rained? Who would yearn for the day if there were no night?”<p><i>“Each day, we wake slightly altered, and the person we were yesterday is dead,”</i> John Updike wrote, <i>“so why … be afraid of death, when death comes all the time?”</i> Half a millennium earlier, Montaigne posed …

What Does 'Livable' Mean to Older Americans?

Turns out, we're not good at anticipating the kind of community we'll need as we age.<p>People in the United States are getting older. But increasingly, they don't want to live in some old folks' community.<p>Nearly 20 percent of Americans will be over 65 by 2030, up from 12 percent in 2009. That boom …

People Can Tell When They’re Losing Their Memories

A new study suggests that self-reported changes in the ability to remember things strongly predict future dementia.<p>Walking into a room and forgetting what you went there for is one thing. Locking your keys in your car? Totally understandable. Our overworked brains can only take so much, and so we …

Getting Old Shouldn’t Have to Suck

With 10,000 people turning 65 every day, the problems of the elderly are exploding, and we have no decent care system in place, says one expert.<p>In <i>The</i> …

Before You Board

Q.<p>What is DineAware ?<p>A.<p><b>Celebrity Cruises introduces DineAware</b><p>Celebrity Cruises is the first cruise line in the industry to introduce DineAware. The …