shore excursion

The most exclusive shore experiences on Europe’s rivers

River cruise lines are making their itineraries unique and special by offering guests exclusive experiences and events when they go ashore to explore Europe. Next year, some of these events include Oberammergau, the Passion Play […]

WORDS BY Vanessa Wu . Oct 16 2019
Tips & Advice

The best New Zealand shore excursions in 2019/20

New Zealand remains one of Australia’s top cruising destinations, beckoning cruisers with its stunning natural sights, rich culture and food. In the upcoming summer cruise season, lines have new, exclusive and classic shore excursion favourites […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Sep 27 2019

How to choose the right shore excursion

Shore excursions are a big part of the river cruise experience but that doesn’t mean you have to sign up for everything on offer – in fact you might get more out of visiting a […]

WORDS BY Sally Macmillan . Mar 20 2019

The bear essentials: the best Alaskan shore excursions

Alaska can be overwhelming (in the nicest possible way). To get the most out of an Inside Passage cruise you need to get off the beaten track and explore. Jocelyn Pride has some suggestions to […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Apr 19 2018

Azamara announces refit and maiden voyage for the Azamara Pursuit

Azamara Club Cruises announced its latest ship, the Azamara Pursuit will be transformed to be almost identical to sister ships, the Azamara Quest and Azamara Journey. Azamara Pursuit will be refitted in the U.K. as it prepares to go […]

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . Jan 18 2018
Shore Excursions

11 weird and wacky shore excursions

The humble shore excursion – once a walk around the historic old city following a guide waving a red flag – has come a long way. Suddenly, adventure is the name of the game. Lines […]

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . Mar 11 2016