• Great American Steamboat Company

    Cruises in 2012

    We've navigated our way across the seven seas to single out the Top 10 Cruises in 2012 that are most likely to be making waves, from new behemoth boats to intimate luxury vessels.

  • Carnival Cruise Lines

    Cruises in 2012 - Best Big Ship Debut

    Like sister ship Carnival Magic, the new Carnival Breeze will boast expansive top-deck areas like WaterWorks, an aqua park anchored by two twisting waterslides.

  • Viking River Cruises

    Cruises in 2012 - Best River Ship Debut

    Viking River Cruises has announced the 2012 debut of a whopping six new "Longships." The state-of-the-art 190-passenger ships will sail some of Viking's more popular European river itineraries.

  • Sea Voyager Expeditions

    Cruises in 2012 - Best Cruise Line Debut

    Brand-new cruise line Sea Voyager Expeditions will explore off-the-path Latin America ports on itineraries jam-packed with active excursions anchored on hiking, kayaking, snorkeling, and more.

  • Great American Steamboat Company

    Cruises in 2012 - Best New Domestic Itinerary

    For cruisers craving a slice of old-time Americana, 2012 marks the return of legendary Mississippi River cruising, with new passenger vessels plying the river for the first time in many years.

  • Photos.com

    Cruises in 2012 - Best New Exotic Itinerary

    Voyages to Antiquity will be expanding its presence to the Far East in 2012, offering one of the most extensive itineraries we've seen in India and its environs. Ports include Male in the Maldives.

  • AIDA Cruises

    Cruises in 2012 - Best Emerging Cruising Region

    Dubai will host some 120 ship calls and 425,000 passengers in 2012. The city is expecting a new third state-of-the-art cruise terminal to debut in late 2012.

  • Oceania Cruises

    Cruises in 2012 - Best New Culinary Cruise

    Oceania's Riviera follows in the foodie footsteps of sister ship Marina with innovations like the Bon Appétit Culinary Center (the setting for chef-led, hands-on cooking classes).

  • Disney Cruise Line

    Cruises in 2012 - Best New Family Cruise

    The sister ship to the much buzzed-about Disney Dream, Disney Fantasy will incorporate Dream's winning mix of family-friendly offerings, plus, pick up where she left off.

  • Dreamstime

    Cruises in 2012 - Best New Cruise for History Buffs

    Enrichment-focused Voyages of Discovery is launching a World War II-themed itinerary to coincide with D-Day in 2012, with a series of history-infused stops at ports like Heligoland in Germany.

  • Royal Caribbean International

    Cruises in 2012 - Best Cruise Ship for Techies

    Royal Caribbean's Splendour of the Seas will be the first ship to feature iPads in all staterooms. The devices can be used to order room service, watch movies, access the Internet, and more.

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