February 2018

Club Traveler

Get Cruising: Experience Oceans of Luxury

Are you ready for utter luxury at sea? With ClubPartner Perk CruisesOnly, Club Members can choose from a wide variety of splendid voyages on some of the world’s most lavish ships — check out these luxury cruise lines waiting to whisk you away on your next adventure.

Azamara Club Cruises

Known for its immersive itineraries, Azamara offers luxurious longer stays so you can discover more. In 2018, this leisure cruise line will offer 101 overnight stays and 165 late night stays—allowing you time for a three-hour train ride through the mountains in New Zealand or one last Italian breakfast to savor in Tuscany. On board, dine at seven restaurants, cafes or lounges, take a dip in either of the two pools, or simply sunbathe on these ships’ incredible sun decks.

Where does Azamara venture?  This year, its ships will set sail to 69 countries and 235 ports, so whether you spend 10 nights in the Greek isles or journey westward during a 14-night cruise from Portugal to Bermuda, Cuba and Florida, you’ll have plenty of selections.

Viking Ocean Cruises

Boasting grand, state-of-the-art ships, Viking Ocean Cruises—named the No. 1 Ocean Cruise Line by Travel + Leisure readers in the World’s Best Awards in 2016 and 2017—whisks its guests to unique destinations around the world. On all Viking cruises, Members can enjoy complimentary beverages on board and complimentary shore excursions on land. Take a look at what’s in store for you with this 360-degree tour. See staterooms, suites, the ship’s decks, library, restaurants, spa, salon and even its snow grotto. A truly unique onboard experience, the snow grotto replicates the centuries-old Nordic tradition of alternating hot and cold treatments and creating a detoxifying balance as snowflakes fall around you.

*Experience the snow grotto onboard Viking Ocean Cruises. Photo courtesy of Viking Ocean Cruises.

Where does Viking venture?  Choose from journeys in Asia and Australia, the Americas and the Caribbean, the Mediterranean and Adriatic, and the Baltic and Northern Europe, like the 14-Night Viking Homelands cruise.

Windstar Cruises

With a small but mighty six-ship fleet, Windstar Cruises offers boutique, yacht-style cruise adventures. Visit hidden harbors in these intimate ships full of onboard comfort and personal experiences, where your evening dinner is always crafted with fresh ingredients that highlight regional flavors and cuisine.

Where does Windstar venture?  Journey to 170 ports in Northern Europe, the Mediterranean, the Caribbean, Costa Rica, the Panama Canal, Tahiti and the South Pacific, Alaska, Canada, New England, Asia and Arabia. Whether you choose Windstar’s eight-night Spanish Serenade or you prefer Dreams of Tahiti for seven nights, you’ll be met with luxury the entire way.

Member Cruises in 2018

In case you missed it, two ClubPartner Grand Adventures are slated for this year! Enjoy Members-Only pricing while discovering amazing destinations.

The Unforgettable Independence Day Getaway - June 27-July 8:
Onboard the Celebrity Cruises’ Celebrity Summit, you’ll set sail through the northeast Atlantic for 11 nights. Stop at destinations such as Bar Harbor, Maine, and historic Boston, where the ship will dock be docked overnight on the Fourth of July. The Summit will also take Members to destinations along Canada’s gorgeous coastline, including Nova Scotia, where Members can go on an exclusive excursion through Halifax and into the heart of Annapolis Valley for wine tastings.

The Extraordinary Panama Canal Experience - October 8 - October 18:
During this 10-night adventure on Princess Cruises’ Caribbean Princess you’ll not only explore one of the greatest feats of engineering in action, the Panama Canal, but also venture through additional destinations in Panama, the Grand Cayman, Colombia, Jamaica and Costa Rica. Here, Members can join an exclusive and private adventure into the Costa Rican rainforest, which includes an aerial treetop flight inside an open-air gondola over the rainforest, a nature walk and a delicious lunch.

*Photo at top of page: Photo courtesy of Windstar Cruises.