Guest Post: Zen Buddhism Meditation Experience in Vietnam

By Oceania Cruises Guest Michael U.

One of my favorite things to do whenever I travel is discover off-the-beaten-path spots that aren’t in the guidebooks or travel sites. From my recent cruise in Asia, one of my most memorable days was definitely the excursion my wife and I took in Ha Long Bay – we went on a really unique monastery and meditation tour that took us into the countryside.


4 Unforgettable Experiences in Hong Kong

By Oceania Cruises Guest Mariela U.

One of the great cities of the world, Hong Kong is fast-paced, filled with dizzying bazaars, amazing restaurants and a dynamic cultural landscape. It’s also constantly transforming. I recently visited Hong Kong before my cruise aboard Insignia with my husband, and we had the chance to experience this city for two full days. From delicious dim sum to the treasured Tian Tan Buddha, here are four of my favorite experiences in Hong Kong. 


The Local’s Experience: Top 4 Asia Shore Excursions

monastery in vietnam, Top 4 Asia Shore Excursions

Looking to dive a little bit deeper during your exploration of Asia? In each of our ports, our destination experts bring you unique experiences designed for seasoned travelers seeking an authentic slice of the local culture. Below are our top 4 Asia shore excursions for getting an inside look at the continent. 


Guest Post: Top World Travel Adventures

Passionate traveler and Oceania Cruises guest Isabel G. shares some of her most memorable travel experiences, plus where she’s dreaming of next.

As a passionate traveler I’ve had the wonderful opportunity to see many parts of the world. Some places were harder to travel to than others and some cultures were more unique and surprising. Throughout the years, I’ve learned that one of my favorite ways to visit some of the farthest corners of the world is aboard a small ship – with Oceania Cruises.     


Mumbai’s Top 4 Treasures

India’s sprawling and populous seaside city, Mumbai is an entrancing fusion of colorful culture and rich history. Formerly known as Bombay, the city is often known as a place of extremes and offers a dazzling array of sights, scents and sounds that exhilarate and inspire even the most seasoned travelers. With so much to discover, it can be difficult to decide how to spend your day or night Mumbai. Below are the top four Mumbai attractions our destination experts recommend.