Cruising

Why should a Panama Canal Cruise be on your Travel Bucket List?

Cruising the Panama Canal is on most cruise-lovers’ bucket lists. And for good reason!  As one of the greatest engineering feats of the 20th century, it’s something every traveler should experience at least once. Before joining Wells Gray Tours, I worked for an international consulting company that was the Program Manager for the most recent…
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TRANS-ATLANTIC CRUISE TO SPAIN

There’s no question that there is something nostalgic that pulls on your heart strings when you think of making a trans-Atlantic voyage. In school we learn about Italian explorer, navigator and sailor Christopher Columbus, who on a Spanish Galleon in 1566 discovered the new world. Some of us may even have ancestors that arrived this…
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Ocean Cruising vs River Cruising

The cruise industry is the fastest growing travel segment in the world. Ocean cruising with lines such as Carnival, Holland America, Princess, and Norwegian has become increasingly appealing to the modern traveller. Likewise, accessibility and flexibility has increased due to the vast number of ships cruising the seas world-wide resulting in an overall decrease in…
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Mekong River Cruise

If you are a Baby Boomer like me, you came into the world as a result of the end of World War II and the return of our soldiers. For the Boomer generation, our experiences with war came primarily during the Vietnam War. Canadian by birth but raised in the States, I still remember the…
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