January

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Ask Harriet: Wifi access on European River Cruises

Q: My husband and I are taking a River Cruise soon. I understand there is WiFi available, but it can be spotty. I’ll need to use it daily. Also, does anyone know how many laptops the ship has available for use, and if there is a time limit?

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Discovering the Joys of Small Ship Travel

Early in December, I took a group of family and friends on a trip to the Middle East, which included time aboard a small ship. Our ship was a bit different than the ones you’ll cruise on with Grand Circle, but the overall experience was the same. And while I’m familiar with Grand Circle’s fleet of river ships, I must admit one thing: This was my first time actually traveling this way.....

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Soup's On!

Happy National Soup Month! As we settle into a post-holiday routine—and many of us strive to fulfill the popular “eat healthy” New Year’s resolutions—soups are an ideal winter dish. Whether curling up with a hot mug of classic tomato soup after a brisk winter walk, or getting creative with traditional winter ingredients, you can satisfy both basic hunger and sophisticated palates with the right soup recipe...

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Grand Circle: A Family Tradition

It occurred to me recently that Grand Circle has become a family tradition for us. It began with my mom and dad, Betty and Alexander, who started traveling with Grand Circle before the Lewises bought it from AARP. But my parents’ travels began well before that …

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One Year, More Than $1 Million in Donations

Mother Teresa said, “We ourselves feel that what we are doing is just a drop in the ocean. But the ocean would be less because of that missing drop.” I think it’s a beautiful statement about the collective power of a group of committed people—and as 2011 came to an end, I was reminded of this quote when I learned that Grand Circle Foundation reached the milestone of $1 million in donations. In fact, the grand total was $1.1 million—which is nothing short of astounding...

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