WINTER 2016
Happy Holidays!

As we close out 2016, we would like to thank you, our loyal friends, clients, and travel partners for your support and partnership. We wish you all the best this holiday season, and look forward to a wonderful new year. 

In This Issue
The Gift of Silversea

Give the gift of a Silversea ultra-luxury cruise this holiday season. Whether your tastes tend toward adventure, culture, or that special someone dreams of voyaging the World cruise, sailing aboard Silversea is perfection!   


SILVERSEA Destinations
By Peggy Braun, TF Leisure Travel Consultant

Silversea offers more destinations than any other cruise line -- Silver Wind, Silver Shadow, Silver Whisper, Silver Spirit and Silver Muse -- all designed to offer an atmosphere of conviviality and casual elegance. With the inclusion of the expedition ships Silver Explorer, Silver Galapagos, Silver Discoverer, and with Silver Cloud joining the Expedition fleet in 2018, Silversea's itineraries encompass all seven continents and feature worldwide luxury cruises to the Mediterranean, Caribbean, both Polar Regions and 1000 fascinating destinations in between. Create truly memorable experiences!

Make Your Meeting a Memorable One!
By Matilde Wraith, CTC. TF President

We love Silversea for incentives and business meetings!  For decades, Travel Faire has had the privilege to utilize Silversea for several corporate clients. Charter the entire vessel of 198 suites, or just 10 suites; Silversea is a gift of luxury and motivation for your guests - t he small luxury ships make this a perfect choice for all guests who love to be pampered, experience superior service and endless expectations.  You can visit multiple countries and exotic destinations without changing rooms, unpacking or spending endless days at airports. Entertainment, spa, relaxation, casino, lectures, business sessions on sea-days, are just few of the activities on board. Gourmet food and sumptuous beverages from around the globe are always there for your pleasure. There are no other options which offer the all-in-one experience like a Silversea cruise!

Travel Tip: Packing Efficiently for a Cruise!
By Leah Butler, TF Travel Specialist

Packing for a vacation can be a challenge, but it doesn't have to be. Use these 5 easy tips when you are packing for your next cruise. 
 
1.  Pack layers, choose pieces that can be worn a variety 
      of ways  for both day and night. 
2.  Don't forget daily medications, as these will be difficult to 
      find  in some countries. 
3.  Bring a sweater or pashmina, even tropical destinations 
      have  cool nights. 
4.  Don't forget your travel documents.
5.  Travel insurance offers coverage in case of lost/damaged    
      baggage.  

Before You Go
  • Your Visa application signature must match your passport signature. Consulate offices have become more diligent in checking traveler's signatures.
  • The U.S. Passport Office now requires all passport applicants to remove eye glasses when taking their passport photos. 

Silver Muse, Simply Divine
By Ginny Molinaro, TF Leisure Travel Manager

The new ultra-luxury ship will accommodates 596 guests, representing an exciting evolution that will redefine ultra-luxury ocean travel, enhancing the small-ship intimacy a nd spacious all-suite accommodations that are the hallmarks of the Silversea experience. The addition of  Silver Muse,  in spring of 2017, will once again significantly raise the bar in the ultra-luxury cruise market! 

SAVE THE DATE!
You are invited - Silversea is coming to Countryside Village in Omaha! We are pleased to announce that we will be hosting an exclusive event featuring the luxurious world of Silversea Cruises, tendering in late April. We will keep you informed!