• A solo traveler’s very own Best of Africa: Top five safari highlights

    Africa is a world all its own. I’d always wanted to explore this incredible continent — so rich in natural beauty and cultural diversity — but, for a variety of reasons, it seemed like it might stay on my bucket list forever. So, in 2018, when I got the chance to travel on Best...

    Sarah Sweeney January 29, 2021
  • 'Take the bull by the horns and live while you can live': Musings & memories with a seasoned traveler

    Recently, I was lucky enough to speak with avid Vantage traveler, Marjorie Woodrow. With eight upcoming trips booked, five aboard our 5-star Ocean Odyssey during its 2022 inaugural season, I was thrilled to learn about some of her favorite destinations, her cherished travel memories,...

    Lindsay Slattery January 4, 2021
  • Winter journeys to take in 2021 (when you’re not stuck at home anymore)

    There’s no place like home for the holidays — but there’s no place like Europe either, where you can cruise storied rivers past fairytale fortresses with a glass of wine in hand. Sure, you’re more likely to spend the 2020 holiday season snuggled up under a fleece blanket with a cup of cocoa in...

    Lindsay Slattery December 2, 2020
  • Best solo destinations for 2021

    For many of us, 2020 has been spent close to home and in the company of loved ones and friends — and you might be looking forward to some “me” time! If you’re thinking of traveling solo in 2021, each of these destinations is filled with attractions and activities that you...

    Brooke Thio September 17, 2020
  • Revisiting D-Day with 17-time Vantage Traveler Cedric Hustace

    June 6, 2020 marked the 76th anniversary of the American landings on Omaha Beach in Normandy, France, during World War II. To commemorate the event, we chatted with 17-time Vantage traveler Cedric Hustace, who traveled in 2019 on France Culinary Delights: Paris to Normandy and visited the very...

    Vantage Travel Team June 2, 2020
  • Recipe: Irish Breakfast on a Sheet Pan

    "My husband and I met in Dublin, Ireland, where he’s from. In our house, Irish breakfast is practically a sacred meal. With a little tweaking and the use of a sheet pan, you can make a “full Irish” without having to splatter grease all over your kitchen in the process."

    Vantage Travel Team May 10, 2020
  • Off to Antarctica: Going Solo to the White Continent

    Antarctica might be one of the last frontiers of a true glimpse into the unknown. It's one of the most interesting landscapes left on Earth, with wild miles of snow, ice, and freezing ocean. Some might think it's a barren land, but those who have visited know it's a continent teeming with life...

    Eileen Cotter April 23, 2020
  • 5 Incredible Benefits of Exploring as a Solo Traveler

    Eileen explores the best parts of traveling across the world as a solo woman and offers her five top benefits of venturing out on your own.

    Eileen Cotter March 20, 2020
  • Traveling Solo: One Day in Barcelona

    Cristina shares a whirlwind 24-hours in the colorful city of Barcelona, from iconic architecture to discovering the best vino tinto!

    Cristina Owen March 20, 2020
  • Go inside Vantage’s sustainability initiatives

    Vantage's River boat with our green initiatives like local sourced food and green engine.

    Here at Vantage, we’re renowned for saving travelers some green, but we’ve also launched key green initiatives that will help save the world in which we travel, too. As climate change challenges the world to do more and do better, Vantage has made critical shifts to be more...

    Vantage Travel Team April 14, 2019
  • You’re Very Welcome in Ireland

    Blogger around Ireland

    You’re very welcome!

    Olivia Sorokes March 13, 2019
  • Vantage Team Members Travel to Egypt

    Images of the Vantage Team in Egypt

    Our employees share some thoughts and photos from their Egyptian journey

    Philip McCluskey February 15, 2019
  • Egypt for every season: Your guide to Nile cruising

    Images aboard the m/s Nebu with a backdrop of the pyramids in Egypt

    Egypt for every season: Your guide to Nile cruising Vantage’s five new cruises on the custom-built m/s Nebu will unveil Egypt’s antiquities while astonishing travelers with luxury. But with so many options, we’ve crafted this handy guide to choose the right cruise for you....

    Sarah Sweeney February 14, 2019
  • Two-wheeled wanderings in Europe

    Multigenerational Family on a Biking Adventure in Europe

    Discovering Vienna and Budapest by bike

    Philip McCluskey February 1, 2019
  • A German solo journey uncovers village life, seasonal joys, and sausages galore

    Solo Traveler on the heart of Germany river cruise

    When Vantage recently sent me on our Heart of Germany river cruise, I immediately set my sights on one thing: sausage. And while every day in a new port presented another opportunity for my unfolding sausage safari, I discovered so much more than these prized German links. From friendly locals...

    Sarah Sweeney January 15, 2019
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