USA East Coast
USA East Coast Cruises - sprawling metropolises and endless open country
The cruise along the eastern seaboard of the USA is defined by its sheer variety of landscapes and climatic conditions. Awaiting you is a multifaceted programme of big-city adventures, culture and untouched natural landscapes.
The USA East Coast Cruise - where it takes place and when to go
The eastern or Atlantic coast of the USA extends from Lubec in the state of Maine to Key West in Florida. The coastal states are Maine, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, New York, New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Pennsylvania and Florida. For Florida and the southern states, the months of December through to mid-April are ideal. The rest of the Atlantic coast is characterised by cold winters and warm summers. Here we would recommend the months of May through to mid-October.
USA East Coast Cruises - cities and tourist attractions
Take a USA East Coast Cruise and discover the Venice of the USA, Fort Lauderdale in Florida. The cityscape is defined by extensive networks of canals.
The coastline of around 37 km in length invites the holidaymaker to swim and relax.
The town of Charleston in South Carolina, founded in 1670, will entrance you with its historic old town and idyllic natural port.
Newport/ Rhode Island will delight you with its grandiose villa district, which is accessed via the famous Ocean Drive
Some USA East Coast Cruises will take you to the port of Bar Harbor on Maine's Mount Desert Island. A particular highlight here is the fabulous Acadia National Park.
Or you can visit the teeming mega-metropolis of New York, in the state of the same name. Take refuge from the hustle and bustle of the big city and relax in Central Park. The Empire State building, at around 381 m in height, is an absolute must. From here you will be rewarded with a breathtaking view over Manhattan.
The USA East Coast Cruise - a journey of many faces
Whether you're looking for culture, nature, adventure or relaxation, the USA East Coast Cruise has everything you need for a successful trip. A lot of cruises are on offer, and the large number of tour operators will make it easy to find the right trip. Whether you plump for a luxury liner or an expeditionary ship, the USA East Coast Cruise will give you countless moments that you will never forget...
Riviera will start its first Caribbean cruise in Miami
Riviera, which is the newest ship of the Oceania Cruises company, will depart for the first winter cruise from Miami on November 29, 2012.
More cruises in Northern Europe
It is expected that 2012 will be one of the most successful season in the modern history of the cruise traveling for the Northern Europe region. The European Cruise Council (ECC) has estimated that the number of passengers in the current season will increase by 16% compared with 2011 and reach 1 million 490 thousand people.
Norwegian: free cruises for children
Norwegian Cruise Line, the third-largest cruise company in the world, announced a special offer â€“ â€śKids Sail Freeâ€ť. As part of the offer potential customers will be able to book on favorable terms cabins on the cruise ships for themselves and their children â€“ the third and fourth beds in the cabin for the children under 17 years can be booked for free.