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Wednesday, 07 August 2019 03:00

The 4 Best Cruises From NYC

The Big Apple is always a good idea, but little do you know it is a great jumping off point for vacations, big or small. New York City has endless travel options from subways to buses, but many people are unaware of its thriving cruise industry. So, this week’s blog will feature the Rubinsohn Travel top picks for the coolest cruises from New York City and beyond!

New York to Southampton, England, 7 nights

Ship: Queen Mary 2 

Price: Starting $909/ person for sailing beginning January 2020 

Why we love it: The transatlantic journey begins in New York City, and lands in Southampton, England. Days 2-7 guests will be at Sea, but there is never a shortage of fun and food. Relax with performances of Shakespeare, mini soufflé sandwiches, and daily afternoon tea to get visitors in an English state of mind. Once visitors arrive in Southampton, the days will be filled with visiting historic landmarks such as Royal Windsor Castle or Prehistoric Stonehenge. 

New York to Quebec, Canada, 7 nights 

Ship: Queen Mary 2 

Price: Starting from $649/person for the sailing leaving Sept. 1, 2019 

Why we love it: This cruise is the perfect opportunity to get a taste of the remote calm waters of Canada. Sail from New York City, to Bar Harbor in Maine, and Canada’s Corner Brook and Sept Îles, en route to Quebec. When you arrive in the French-speaking province of Quebec, it will feel like you’ve touched down in France without the jet lag. 

New York to Bermuda and the West Indies, 15 days 

Ship: Viking Sea, Viking Sun, or Viking Star

Price: Starting from $3,499/person 

Why we love it: This cruise lets guests visit seven countries in 15 days! Sail over the crystal blue waters of Bermuda while you sip on a fruity cocktail along the sandy beaches. Then take a dip in the waters of Tortola in the British Virgin Islands, and taste the authentic Puerto Rican foods in San Juan. This once in a lifetime adventure gives travelers the freedom to sip and sail on this unforgettable tropical cruise. 

New York to Rome, 15 days 

Ship: Norwegian Getaway

Price: Starting from $1,099/person

Why we love it: Sit back and relax at sea for five days as you travel through Portuguese Azores islands on this 10-stop cruise. Guests will enjoy homemade Italian cuisine, an untouchable selection of fine Italian wines, feast on fresh fish before arriving in Lisbon, Portugal, before arriving in Italy. 

So, if you’re ready to get cruisin’ call Rubinsohn Travel today to start sailing your next dream destinations. 

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Wednesday, 28 February 2018 03:00

The World’s Best Cruises

The time has come for you to step out of your comfort zone, and live the life you’ve always dreamed of! You just graduated college, retired, or just want to travel for an extended period of time. Maybe you want to travel to multiple destinations, but are torn on which one to choose. Why not choose both? Cruises prove to be a bargain by allowing you to travel to multiple locations for the price of one. Need advice on which ship is best for you? Rubinsohn Travel is here to help you determine which cruise will fit your wants and needs!

Regent Navigate the World 2019

Hop aboard the Seven Seas Navigator as you travel around the world! This ship departs from Los Angeles on January 19, 2019, and heads west for four months. You’ll begin your voyage heading to Hawaii. Along the route, you’ll find yourself in French Polynesia, Fiji, Australia, and China. In April, you’ll travel to Jerusalem, a UNESCO World Heritage town! Guests can find themselves enjoying the unparalleled hospitality and impeccable service in a sophisticated ambiance. For 132 days, you can experience the world in ways you never imagined. Indulge in the exquisite cuisines of the finest dining experience at sea, while exploring the world’s greatest destinations!

Oceania Global Exploration

Looking for an extended getaway? Look no further than the Oceania Global Exploration! Departing from New York on the Oceania Insignia, this cruise sails from January 11, 2019, for 174 days – half of 2019! With its extended itinerary, travelers experience more of the countries they’re visiting through overnight stays. Guests can explore Shanghai and Hong Kong in April, and immerse themselves in the rich culture. Experience Havana and Costa Rica during the ideal weather season, so you know you’re getting the most that each place has to offer! Watch crocodiles at a research station in Darwin, Australia, and travel to Gharapuri Island in India to see the seventh-century rock-cut temples of the Elephanta Caves! You will not be disappointed in the Oceania Global Exploration!

MSC World Cruise 2020

Sail the MSC Magnifica on this 116-night cruise! Guests can choose one of four different dates and embarkation ports before traveling on this luxurious voyage. You will have the chance to travel to five continents, 23 countries, and 43 different destinations – giving you the opportunity to experience some of the world’s most beautiful sceneries. On the MSC Magnifica, guests can enjoy 15 free excursions, including exploring the historic city of Salvador and the City of Contrasts in Mumbai to formerly Bombay. Travelers receive mealtime drink packages, and even 30% off their laundry services. Bang for your buck!

Seabourn Great Oceans Exploration

Travel on the Seabourn Sojourn! This ship was built in Genoa, Italy, and made its initial debut in 2010. Departing from Los Angeles on October 15, 2018, your journey will come across places like the Great Barrier Reef, the Maldives, and even Bali! There are four overnight stays in Sydney, Seychelles, Mombasa, and Cape Town, but extended overnight and overland tours can be added to your trip, with the help of Rubinsohn Travel. If you’re interested in this specific cruise but aren’t able to travel during the time frame, a similar option is available in 2019. Departing from Vancouver on March 5, 2019, this voyage follows along the African coast before traveling to places like Sri Lanka and Vietnam. Enjoy overnight stays in Port Elizabeth and Durban, and explore destinations you’ve dreamed of visiting!

P&O Arcadia’s Western Circumnavigation

Departing from Southampton, UK on the P&O Arcadia, this option is the most-time efficient on our list. Beginning on January 6, 2019, guests will travel around the world for 100 days. During this voyage, guests will visit iconic destinations, including San Francisco and Sydney. You will even have the chance to see stunning views of Dubai from the top of Burj Khalifa, the world’s tallest building! South Pacific stops include the Samoan Islands on the way to stops in Australia (including the Great Barrier Reef). What are you waiting for? It’s time to start your planning with Rubinsohn Travel!

Experiencing all the world has to offer can easily be accomplished through cruises and with Rubinsohn Travel on your side! Call us at (215)-886-5200 to plan your journey today!

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