Preparing For A Hurricane Tips

For vacationers to the Caribbean, fall is an ideal time for fewer crowds and, typically, great prices. Another plus for couples traveling is the fact that children have gone back to school. But wait! It’s also hurricane season. June 1 through November 30 is commonly known as “Hurricane Season” in North America. And, with hurricane Irene bearing down on the East Coast, many travel suppliers have executed storm preparations.

Caribbean Beach
Oceania Cruises Caribbean

Even at the peak of the season — late August to mid October — the chances of a hurricane spoiling your trip are fairly low. But in case a nasty storm is predicted, here are a few tips:

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Solo River Cruisers Save Money This Fall

Are you eager to see the world but can’t find a traveling companion? There’s no better way to see the heart of Europe than on a river cruise. Now, solo river cruises just got better with Avalon Waterways®. River and small ship cruising is dominating the cruise market, and fast becoming the hottest, “must-experience” travel genre. Traveling on waterways that weave together the history and lore of villages and countries is the most intimate, scenic and experiential way to vacation.

Avalon Tapestry in Germany

It’s time to discover the charm of each port-of-call with included sightseeing. You’ll learn fascinating inside stories from expert English-speaking local guides. Travel according to your own personal style ~ without paying a single supplement!
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Experience St. Petersburg, Moscow and the Heart of Russia

Looking for a new destination to cross off your bucket list? Russia is a unique blend of the old and the new, unlike any place you have ever visited. We invite you to see for yourselves! Join us June 25, 2012 on a Viking River Cruises® Waterways of the Czars itinerary.

June is the perfect time to consider a cruise through Russia. Not only are the destinations amazing, but the ship is, too. The Pakhomov has been recently renovated for your convenience and enjoyment, not to mention the fact that these ships have been dubbed the best ships in all of Russia.

Check out this video featuring the Russian itinerary:

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