What to Expect (and How to Save) on an Ultra-Luxe Cruise Line

By Heidi Sarna

The bottle of chilled champagne wrapped in a stole of white linen and leaning jauntily to the side of its silver bucket was the first of many iconic symbols of luxury that greeted us when we first boarded the 382-passenger Silver Whisper in Singapore a few weeks back.

10 Ways to Make a Cruise More Romantic

By Heidi Sarna

Our favorite Hallmark holiday is nearly upon us. Let's take a moment to ponder the ten most romantic things about a cruise.

Speak Up and Be Heard by Arthur Frommer, the Man Who Wrote the Book on Travel

By The Frommer's Staff

Since publication of this article, the Frommer's radio show has moved. Find the new broadcast here: www.frommers.com/podcast.


The Cruise News Round-Up for November 9, 2006

By Heidi Sarna

Princess releases the soundtrack to your cruise, Windstar announces on-board cell service, and Norwegian Coastal Voyage introduces a suite of fly-float packages.

How to Cruise Southeast Asia Like a Local

By Heidi Sarna

A cruise is a super convenient way to take in the highlights of the Far East. Unpack once and let the ornate temples, gilded Buddhas and golden beaches come to you.

Travel With Kids on Long Flights, And Survive

By Heidi Sarna

If you're over 35, chances are you didn't hop on a plane until you were old enough to drive, and maybe even later. Family vacations used to mean long car rides to the beach, the Grand Canyon or grandma's house, affording hours and hours of important familial bonding.

No Fleabag Stays for Fido: Resources and Deals for Traveling with your Pets

By Charis Atlas Heelan

People love their pets -- so much so that there is an entire sub-industry out there of pet related leisure wear, accessories and travel gadgets. There is also a plethora of travel sites aimed at pet owners looking for resources, tips, information, accommodations and booking services.

Tips & Deals to Make the Most of BA & Argentina

By Maureen Clarke

Frommer's Favorite Budget Providers for Independent and Escorted Travel to Italy

By Reid Bramblett

The Longest Flight: Survival Tips for Hours in the Air

By Sascha Segan

When you're locked in a plane for long hours you have to worry about both your safety and your sanity. David Blaine had a team of doctors; you have us.

How to Prepare When Your Child Flies Solo

By The Frommer's Staff

If you are allowing your children to fly alone, be sure to take every necessary precaution to ensure their safety. Millions of children fly alone each year; be sure you and your child are prepared for the trip.

When to Go to Africa

By Robert Haru Fisher

What you need to know about cost, weather and activities for regional travel before you go.

When to Go to Asia

By Robert Haru Fisher

What you need to know about cost, weather and activities for regional travel before you go.