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Cruise news from Travels with a Ginger. Find interesting articles and blog posts about cruises and cruising by our authors and guests.

Crossing the International Date Line

Because the world is round and rotates creating day and night the question becomes: when does the day start and where? To fix a time – and consequently a date – it was decided in 1884 to establish the International Date Line ...

Mykonos | The Island of the Winds

Before it was discovered by tourism in the 1950’s, the island of Mykonos had it rough economically. This island, part of the Cyclades series of Greek islands and islets in the Mediterranean sea, is small, rocky, and dry. The sun shines 80% of the year, a different "wind" blows every season ...

10 Lesser Known Cruise Ports of Call

All the “popular” cruise itineraries visit the most “popular” ports of call. It is a question of the hen versus the egg – which came first. Are the more popular ports the result of the cruise offerings based on itineraries? Probably, yes. That is why you see ...

Ancient Britain – Sutton Hoo, Stonehenge & Hadrian’s Wall

Even if you are not a history buff, travelling through the Britain is a lesson in times past. You can, of course, visit these lands without exploring their history but in doing so, you may miss out on some amazing “attractions” and regret it later. Here are three ...

Uniworld VS Avalon Waterways Comparison | with Shari Marsh

 Shari Marsh, owner of  Cruise Holidays Land & Sea,  joins Ken to discuss two popular river cruise lines: Uniworld® Boutique River Cruise Lines and Avalon Waterways®. Shari details the differences between the the two cruise lines,...

My Top 5 Activities for Istanbul

Whether you are journeying by land or voyaging by sea, Istanbul is a city you should make a point of spending time exploring: enjoying the culture and history, and the sumptuous cuisine...

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