An ingenious idea in the 16th century helped sailors keep tabs on their travels.
Cruise foodies have never been more spoiled for choice.
It's one of the most infamous volcanoes, right up there with Etna and Vesuvius.
River cruises present unique opportunities for canny travellers.
It's thought to be both the heaviest and the most expensive building in the world.
Which country offers the warmest welcome to Australian travellers? The answer may surprise you.
The 800 islands of the Mergui Archipelago spill down Myanmar's far south coast.
Le Laperouse is the lead ship of Ponant's very French, very elegant explorer-class vessels.
Highlights of the journey include 11 World Heritage sites, wine tasting and guided museum visits.
A small-ship expedition takes you to where the orca play.
I've done shore excursions on cruises before. But never one like this.
Japan's second-largest city waterfront is bustling, evocative and very tasty.