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    Cool Cruises and Unique Voyages: Sail Away Without Leaving the USA!

    There’s no doubt that cruising to far-off corners of the world is incredibly tempting, but sometimes, the allure of exploring captivating destinations close to home is equally irresistible. If you’re seeking extraordinary cruise experiences without the need to fly out of the continental United States, you’re in for a treat! In this extensive blog, we’ll […]

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    Is an Eastbound or Westbound Panama Canal Cruise Better?

    Have you ever dreamt of sailing on both the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans in one amazing trip, and passing through one of the world’s most famous works of infrastructure while you are at it? If so, a Panama Canal cruise is the vacation for you. But is an eastbound or westbound Panama Canal Cruise Better? […]

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    Cruising the Panama Canal

    Known by many as “the world’s best shortcut,” the Panama Canal is much more than just a convenient way to get from point A to point B. In fact, travelers that overlook Panama Canal cruises are not only missing out on one of the world’s most incredible man-made marvels, but also some of the most […]

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  • The Panama Canal: More Than a Cruise

    By The Cruise Web, Inc. 2014 marks the 100th anniversary of the opening of the Panama Canal. This man-made waterway changed economics, politics and probably affects your life today without you even knowing it. For instance, 10 percent of all U.S. shipping goes through the canal. That means goods you purchase come through the canal, and […]

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  • 10 Facts You Might Not Know About the Panama Canal

    With an extensive history and a major effort, there are lots of interesting statistics and facts associated with the Panama Canal. Here are 10 we think are either odd, fascinating or tell a greater story. Clicking on any of these will let you tweet their contents to spread the knowledge. 1. Despite his passion and […]

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  • A Panama Canal Cruise is Relaxing AND Riveting

    By The Cruise Web, Inc. A Panama Canal cruise is equal parts adventure and retreat. Transiting the canal itself is a process that requires patience, giving you time to reflect on the lock system and learn about the history and impact of the canal. When not transiting, the Panama Canal is bordered by exciting ports […]

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  • Holland America Line Celebrates Panama Canal Centennial

    To commemorate the 100 year anniversary of the official opening of the Panama Canal back in August of 1914, Holland America Line has scheduled 28 sailings through this historic waterway starting this month. The sailings are onboard six of Holland’s acclaimed ships: ms Veendam, ms Zaandam, ms Zuiderdam, ms Westerdam, ms Amsterdam and ms Statendam.  […]

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