Whether gazing up in awe at the Pyramids of Giza, beholding the Rose City of Petra or musing the ancient city of Jerusalem, there are few regions on earth as historically significant as the Middle East. A return to relative stability enables us to take a glimpse at the people, the cultures and the religions which have dominated world news columns for as long as most of us have been alive.
Enjoy sun-drenched beaches, turquoise waters, and unique history of this tiny country that connects the continents of North and South America. Always a transfer, never a destination - until now, Panama!
Join Wheel & Anchor for a short getaway to a tiny archipelago in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean that is the Azores. We'll stay at one of the top hotels in São Miguel with a thermal spa, explore volcanic craters with picturesque lakes, and seek out whales and dolphins along this stunning coastline.
We're pleased to offer this popular program again in 2020! This is a women's-only program that includes a private single room for your stay at La Pura as well as single rooms for your 3 nights in Vienna at the end.
Join us for a spectacular 11-night cruise along one of the world's most breathtaking coastlines, experiencing the unique combination of rugged, natural beauty and feats of human engineering that Norway is known for. Our program begins with 3 nights in Oslo, where we'll take the Flam Railway to Bergen, where we'll embark on our ship to sail to the very top of Norway and back, stopping to mingle with locals along a route that has been sailed for over 125 years.
Explore the history, culture, and cuisine of the paradoxically profound nation of Japan. We'll stay in a traditional Japanese Ryokan, ride bullet trains, and learn about the legend of the Samurai on what promises to be an unforgettable trip. We'll then spend 9 days in South Korea exploring the fantastic food scene and lively culture of Seoul and the Korean beach destination of Busan.
Cruise Scotland, see its rugged coastline, and explore the remote isles of Shetland and Orkney. Uncover the picturesque land of the Celts by sea, while stopping to experience some of the finest whisky distilling regions of the nation.
Join Wheel & Anchor for an immersive exploration of the countries along the coast of the Baltic Sea. We'll take local ferries and transportation to get a glimpse of life in Stockholm, the Åland Island, Helsinki, St. Petersburg, and Tallinn, spending a few nights in each to meet the locals and get a taste of the flavour of the region.
Join Wheel & Anchor on a leisurely cruise down one of Europe's lesser-known rivers, the Elbe. We'll embark in Berlin and make our way towards Prague, stopping in charming cities like Meissen, Wittenberg, and Dresden. A small 80 cabin ship makes this cruise a real treat.