Luxury travel expert Steven B. Stern guides readers to the vacation of their dreams. Whether you want to drift down the Amazon River, ride horses along jungle trails, or visit underground rivers to search for archeological treasures, Stern can advise on the when, where, and how long. The most popular attractions and activities, as well as the most rewarding ones, are listed for each port of call.
More than two hundred photographs of vessels, decks, and interiors are provided for anyone wanting the specifics of each ship. The Star Awards system rates each ship in eleven specific categories and dining menus and price ranges are included for discerning travelers. For those who prefer trips that complement their lifestyles, tips for beach-goers, tennis buffs, joggers, parents, and singles make planning a voyage an adventure in itself.