1. Dine amid the amazing ruins of Ephesus when Windstar calls at Kusadasi, Turkey, staging a sunset al fresco dinner with a trio from the Aegean Chamber Orchestra.
2. Release your inner artist with a stroll in Claude Monet’s oft-painted lily pond gardens via a Giverny tour on Peter Deilmann’s Cezanne cruises on the Seine.
3. Pack up the kids and sail the Mediterranean with Mickey next summer on Disney Magic’s first ever cruises in Europe.
4. Score a strike at sea with Norwegian Cruise Lines, bowling over the competition with it’s four-lane, 10-pin alley aboard the new Norwegian Pearl.
5. Become an art connoisseur with Holland America’s new ipod tours – complete with artist interviews – of the line’s outstanding fleetwide collection of art and antiques.
6. Chill in celebrity’s way cool Martini Bar on the made-over century – the first “ice bar” concept at sea.
7. Ring in 2007 Asian-style aboard Royal Caribbean’s new Rhapsody of the Seas, cruising into Hong Kong to celebrate the Chinese New Year.
8. Get your crazy-for-country fix aboard Carnival Liberty when Tim McGraw boards Carnival’s newest vessel for January’s Country Cruise Getaway to the Bahamas.
9. Tour Germany’s glass-blowing bastion of Wertheim, attend glassblowing demonstrations on board, and become an expert via Viking Sky’s European Adventure itinerary.
10. Pamper your pet with gourmet goodies and fleece blankets on transatlantic sailings, courtesy of Cunard’s Pets on Deck program on the Queen Mary 2.
11. Enjoy the scenic splendors of the Canadian Rockies in solid comfort on the Rocky Mountaineer train by adding a cruise tour to a far-north Princess cruise.
12. Barge through the homeland with an endless supply of homemade cookies aboard River Barge Excursions’ River Explorer, the only hotel barge traveling America’s inland waterways.
13. Sign up for the first cruise ship to treat passengers to Alaska’s Stikine River, a fresh offering from Empress of the North, now a part of Majestic American Line.
14. Learn to dance like a star with lessons aboard Crystal Symphony and Crystal Serenity, introducing Big Band & Ballroom Dance to their roster to theme cruises.