COVER FEATURE: What’s new in cruising 2017

Originally published: March/April 2017 Travelers reap the rewards as cruise lines try to stay one wave or river bend ahead of each other.   Food Cooking classes have become extremely popular that many cruise lines have added culinary arts kitchens onboard. Courtesy of Regent Seven Seas Cruises Foodies will relish new offerings as cruise lines… Read more »

COVER FEATURE: TRAVEL EDITION 2017: CENTRAL/SOUTH AMERICA

The Amazon River cruise available through Natural Habitat Adventures can be a noisy affair—with the sounds of birds. © WWF-US/J.J. Huckin Originally published January/February 2017 Where will you go in 2017? AAA Travel Agents add significant value, convenience and peace of mind to your special holiday at the destinations listed here—value found only through one… Read more »

COVER FEATURE: What’s new in cruising 2016

Artists’ rendition of Crystal Cruises luxury river yacht. Courtesy of Crystal Cruises EnCompass’ annual survey of all that’s exhilarating and enchanting at sea and downriver. By Tom Hess Originally published: March/April 2016 A year ago, EnCompass offered its first annual roundup of new and sensational experiences available on the world’s great oceans and mighty rivers. The… Read more »

COVER FEATURE: TRAVEL EDITION 2016: NORTH AMERICA

Dawes Glacier at the end of Endicott Arm is popular for kayaking and skiff rides among the icebergs. © Eric Lindberg Originally published in January/February 2016 Where will you go in 2016? AAA Colorado is your trusted travel adviser—through EnCompass magazine, TourBooks, maps, and Travel Agents, all complimentary with your membership. Authoritative and comprehensive, these… Read more »

COVER FEATURE: TRAVEL EDITION 2016: EUROPE

The small town of Matera, in southern Italy, is home to the Sassi di Matera (ancient cave dwellings), a UNESCO World Heritage Site. © Francesco Iacobelli/Corbis Originally published in January/February 2016 Where will you go in 2016? AAA Colorado is your trusted travel adviser—through EnCompass magazine, TourBooks, maps, and Travel Agents, all complimentary with your… Read more »

COVER FEATURE: TRAVEL EDITION 2016: TROPICS

Visitors walk across one of eight hanging bridges in the Monteverde Preserve, Costa Rica. © Kerrick James Originally published January/February 2016 Where will you go in 2016? AAA Colorado is your trusted travel adviser—through EnCompass magazine, TourBooks, maps, and Travel Agents, all complimentary with your membership. Authoritative and comprehensive, these resources can help you plan… Read more »

Planning Tips for International Travelers

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If you have an international trip planned any time in the near future, help make sure that your travel plans go as smoothly as possible. The travel experts at AAA Colorado have shared some of their best planning tips to help you prepare for your upcoming trip. Plan ahead to make sure travel plans are… Read more »

COVER FEATURE: Treasuring China

Passengers aboard the Century Paragon photograph the Wu Gorge of the Yangzte River, China. © Kerrick James From America’s Grand Canyon to China’s Gorges, the author cruises and compares two mighty rivers, the lands and peoples they nourish. Story and photographs by Kerrick James One day last autumn, I rafted in a dory down the… Read more »

Discover your cruise persona

Make 2016 your year for exploring the world of cruising. By Kerrick James Never been on a cruise? Don’t let all the choices intimidate you. I’ve experienced a wide range of cruises, and friends ask me how to choose wisely. I tell them the key to finding the right cruise is asking yourself a question:… Read more »

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