20 Girls’ Trip Ideas

Get your girlfriends together and take a vacation to celebrate life and your friendship. There’s so much to be grateful for, and going on a girls’ cruise with your closest friends is the perfect way to reflect on your blessings. Even if you have kids and a husband, it’s okay to go on a trip

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Post-Travel Blues

Why You Feel Post-Travel Blues and What You Can Do to Combat It

Traveling the world can be an exhilarating experience. You spend hours researching your destination and planning your itinerary, and seeing everything go according to plan …

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Roatan Beaches

Cruise With Windstar to the Best Roatan Beaches 

Home to one of the best snorkeling and diving locations in the world, Roatan, Honduras, is a popular cruise destination for a good reason. The …

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Group Travel Organizer

A cruise is a great way to travel and celebrate with your friends, family members or co-workers. When you book a cruise for a group …

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Things You Always Forget to Pack for a Trip

Things You Always Forget to Pack for a Trip

Are you excited about an upcoming trip you’re planning? Or have you recently gone on a getaway, gotten to your hotel room and realized you …

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What to Know About the Blue Lagoon Before You Visit Iceland

What to Know About the Blue Lagoon Before You Visit Iceland

Are you curious about the Blue Lagoon? Perhaps you’ve seen photos of bathers relaxing in the lagoon’s milky turquoise waters, or maybe you’ve listened to …

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Cruise Secrets of Long-Time Cruisers

There’s a reason many first-time travelers become lifelong cruisers — cruise vacations combine all the best parts of the land and sea for an unforgettable …

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Girls' Trip

20 Girls’ Trip Ideas

Get your girlfriends together and take a vacation to celebrate life and your friendship. There’s so much to be grateful for, and going on a …

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7 Reasons to Travel to Roatan

7 Reasons to Travel to Roatan

Roatan is a large island in the Caribbean Sea off of Honduras’ northern coast. The island, which rests between Útila and Guanaja, is Honduras’ largest …

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13 European Hot Spring Spots

13 European Hot Spring Spots

Hot springs are geothermal features that occur in areas featuring active or inactive volcanos. These beautiful hot water pools are caused by geothermal heat from …

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Elopement

16 Best Elopement Locations

Eloping allows you to solidify your love with your significant other from anywhere in the world. Whether you gather a small group of your friends …

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Microwedding

What Is a Microwedding?

With the emergence of the COVID-19 pandemic, the world seemed to come to a sudden halt. Stores closed, social distancing was enforced and events were …

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Pink Sand Beach

15 Stunning Pink Sand Beaches

Pink sand is a rare beauty that only appears on select beaches throughout the world. The sand is pink or red because of nearby coral …

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Destinations

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Eat + Drink

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Coquilles Saint-Jacques on a beach

Provençale Scallops

Did you ever wonder why scallop shells are iconic throughout European history, topping classical arches and doorways, marking pilgrim paths and even conveying a Greek …

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View of Alaskan Fishing Crab Boats at Port in Dutch Harbor, Alaska

Crab Feast! Alaska is the Hot Spot for Crab

Belly up to the bar. Tie on the bib. Roll up your sleeves. It’s crab feast time! Whether you’re traveling in Alaska or purchasing crab …

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Ankara and Kocatepe Mosque at sunset in Turkey

Bring a Taste of Turkey Home

If you’ve spent any time in Turkey, you have surely been introduced to kofte – ground meat seasoned with spices. Each region and town will …

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Rolling green hillsides and buildings of Tuscany

Tuscan Enigmatic Vines & Wines

Why does Sangiovese grow best in Tuscany? Italy cultivates more than 370 wine grape varieties over 1.7 million vineyard acres, but Sangiovese, a difficult and …

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Olive garden in Montenegro

Secrets of Fresh, Organic Olive Oil Revealed at Montenegro’s Moric Family Farm

Deep dive into delicious olive oil country on the Taste of Montenegro tour offered in Kotor, a port on the Classic Italy & Dalmatian Coast. …

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Seydisfjordur

Around Iceland Travel Tips: A Meal in Every Port

Though the onboard kitchen of Windstar’s Star Pride is notable for its international cuisine, circumnavigating Iceland allows for access to remote restaurants with local specialties …

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Cruise Elopement

Tips For Planning A Cruise Elopement

You want your wedding to be beautiful, unique and memorable for everyone. What better way to achieve this goal than with a cruise elopement? Getting …

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Microwedding

What Is a Microwedding?

With the emergence of the COVID-19 pandemic, the world seemed to come to a sudden halt. Stores closed, social distancing was enforced and events were …

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Why a Cruise Should Be Your First Vacation as a Couple

Why a Cruise Should Be Your First Vacation as a Couple

An elegant cruise on a small ship is the ultimate romantic experience for you and your significant other. With exciting excursions and plenty of opportunities …

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How Vacation Time Helps You Avoid Burnout

How Vacation Time Helps You Avoid Burnout

Even the busiest of us need a vacation at some point. Taking regular breaks at work is how to make sure you’re eating enough and …

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How Much Money Should I Take on a Cruise?

How Much Money Should I Take on a Cruise?

Your cruise fare includes the basics, such as accommodations, meals, entertainment and transportation to ports of call, so you may be ready to leave your …

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Why You Should Celebrate Your Birthday on a Cruise

Instead of taking your friends out to the same old restaurant or having a game night at your place for your birthday, try something different …

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Celebrations

Celebrations that are 180° degrees from ordinary.

Windstar Buzz

Looking for the latest news from Windstar Cruises? This is where you will find it.

Windstar Loves Travel Advisors

May 5, 2021 is Travel Advisor Appreciation Day and Windstar loves Travel Advisors! Small ship cruise line Windstar Cruises is recognizing the hard work these professionals do by announcing a #WindstarLovesAdvisors Send Your Travel Advisor on a Cruise Vacation contest, where travel advisors can be nominated by their clients and colleagues to win a seven-day cruise aboard one of Windstar’s newly reimagined, 312-passenger all-suite yachts.

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Sketch of new Windstar submarine - Star Fish

ANNOUNCING WINDSTAR’S NEW $500 MILLION SEA SUBMARINE INITIATIVE

DIVE INTO VACATION DELIGHT ABOARD STAR FISH, WINDSTAR’S NEW SUBMARINE Go deep on distinct travel experiences beyond conventional cruise lines, slipping beneath the waves to …

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Bill Hare – Windstar Yacht Club Member Profile

We’re kicking off the launch of our newly enhanced loyalty program by celebrating our past guests during Yacht Club Member Appreciation Week. Each day we’ll …

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Mary & Michael Sperry –Yacht Club Members Profile

We’re kicking off the launch of our newly enhanced loyalty program by celebrating our past guests during Yacht Club Member Appreciation Week. Each day we’ll …

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Carol & Richard McMakin – Windstar Cruises’ Yacht Club Members Profile

We’re kicking off the launch of our newly enhanced loyalty program by celebrating our past guests during Yacht Club Member Appreciation Week. Each day we’ll …

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Tod & Lisa Johnstone – Yacht Club Members Profile

We’re kicking off the launch of our newly enhanced loyalty program by celebrating our past guests during Yacht Club Member Appreciation Week. Each day we’ll …

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