Our Top 5 Favourite Voyages This Week

From exotic lands and untamed landscapes, to tranquil islands and timeless hideaways, the world beckons travellers with infinite possibilities.

You could soak in the warmth of the Mediterranean, visit Alaska during peak wildlife season, discover the must-see destinations of Southeast Asia, or fall in love with South America's landscapes and cultures.

This week we hand-picked several of our favourite voyages. If you're looking for travel inspiration, here's our list of top five exceptional journeys:

Istanbul to Athens: Silver Spirit, 18 - 25 August, with calls in Kusadasi, Patmos, Marmaris, Mykonos, and Santorini (Voyage 5325).

Venice to Rome: Silver Wind, 25 August - 3 September, with calls in Pula, Zadar, Dubrovnik, Kotor, Messina, and Sorrento (Voyage 2327).

Seward to Vancouver: Silver Shadow, 5 - 12 September, with calls in Sitka, Juneau, Skagway, and Ketchikan (Voyage 3327).

Hong Kong to Singapore: Silver Shadow, 25 November - 4 December, with calls in Ha Long Bay, Chan May, Nha Trang, and Ho Chi Minh City (Voyage 3334).

Rio de Janeiro to Buenos Aires: Silver Cloud, 11 - 20 December, with calls in Paratí, Santos, Punta del Este, and Montevideo (Voyage 1333).

Each itinerary is meticulously crafted to showcase both the highlights and unexpected wonders that make each destination unique.

We hope we've inspired you to travel ... and to experience the small-ship difference of a luxurious Silversea cruise.

Jun 10, 2013