| May 11, 2012
| 1:28 PM
It may not be Greece, but on the other side of the Mediterranean, someone is saying Opa! That's because celebrity chef Cat Cora just christened the new Oceania Riviera.
Cora, a Greek-American, joined Deacon Ricardo Rodriguez-Martos of the Barcelona's...
| Jan 23, 2012
"Make your memory your travel bag," Russian novelist Alexander Solshenitzen once recommended. And making memories at sea is easy, particularly on ships that feature special spaces where passengers can not only enjoy the ambiance, but can actually also...
| Feb 9, 2011
The parade of new cruise ships in Florida keeps going as the Oceania Marina debuted in Miami this week.
The Marina, a 1,250-passenger ship that is nearly double the size of the cruise line's other three ships, arrived at the Port of Miami on Feb. 4,...
| Feb 1, 2011
| 7:54 AM
Some cruise ships boast they're the world's largest.
Others tout rooms with big bathrooms, walk-in closets and balconies.
Oceania Cruises' new Marina ship claims to be the world's first luxury liner built for epicureans.
Marina offers 10 dining venues,...
| Jan 23, 2011
Here is a list of many of the lines that carry passenger traffic, along with a list of their vessels. Ships that are to have maiden voyages this year are also listed; check with the cruise line, though, because dates can change.
AIDA Cruises, (011) 49-...
| Feb 28, 2011
| 11:27 AM
MIAMI — For all the hoopla about the gourmet food on the Marina, Oceania Cruises' newest ship, one might think it is the house that Jacques built.
Guests can dine on Frog Legs with Parisian Herb Gnocchi in Riesling Sauce and Cassoulet au Confit...
| Jun 19, 2012
| 9:29 AM
BARCELONA, Spain - Frank Del Rio won't use the 'L' word to describe his brand-new cruise ship the Riviera - or her almost identical year-old sister, the Marina.
He prefers the term "upper premium" over luxury to describe the experience of a trans-...
| Jan 17, 2012
Often dubbed the "Eighth Wonder Of The World" and selected as one of the "Seven Wonders Of The Modern World," the Panama Canal is a 48-mile long waterway across the Isthmus of Panama linking the Caribbean Sea to the Pacific Ocean. Completed in 1914 by the...
| Jan 22, 2012
Here's a list of many of the lines that carry passenger traffic, along with a list of their vessels. Ships that are to have maiden voyages this year also are listed; check with the cruise line, though, because dates can change.
AIDA Cruises, (011) 49-...
| Sep 3, 2011
| 8:04 PM
Cruise ship dining once conjured images of gluttons bellying up to the buffet. Now gastronomy trumps gluttony: A more discerning generation of foodies is selecting ships and itineraries based on culinary allure. In response, cruise lines — from...
| Jan 7, 2010
| 2:22 PM