Royal Princess Cruise Ship Review and Video Tour

We had the opportunity to take a seven night cruise to the Eastern Caribbean onboard the Royal Princess in April 2014. The Royal Princess is currently one of the top 10 largest cruise ships in the world… [more]

Royal Princess Cruise Ship Review and Video Tour Royal Princess Cruise Ship Review and Video Tour

16 Cruise Hacks & Tips That Everyone Should Know

1. Use the ship's WIFI while in port - Some cruise ships will connect to terrestrial broadband while in port. This will give you increased internet speeds compared to when the ship is at sea and connecting… [more]

16 Cruise Hacks & Tips That Everyone Should Know 16 Cruise Hacks & Tips That Everyone Should Know

Cruises to Cozumel, 5 Things To Do While In Port

Cozumel, Mexico is one of the most popular Caribbean cruise ports and there can be up to 6 cruise ships in port on any given day.  Virtually all cruises to the Western Caribbean stop in Cozumel and there… [more]

Cruises to Cozumel, 5 Things To Do While In Port Cruises to Cozumel, 5 Things To Do While In Port

With all the problems, why would anyone take a cruise?

Fresh off a 5 night cruise to the Western Caribbean, I was with a few friends telling them about the great time I had onboard.  After a few minutes, one of them said to me,"With all of the problems that… [more]

With all the problems, why would anyone take a cruise? With all the problems, why would anyone take a cruise?

Cruise News

Construction Beings on Pinnacle Class Cruise Ship by Holland America

This past week, Holland America Line celebrated the beginning of construction on their newest cruise ship when the keel was laid at Fincantieri's Marghera shipyard in Italy. This new class of ship will be the Pinnacle Class and will hold 2,650 passengers.  The ship will be the largest cruise … [Read More...]

Coral Reef in Cayman Islands Crushed by Cruise Ship Anchor

The Cayman Compass is reporting that the Carnival Magic mistakenly dropped anchor in an unauthorized zone damaging pristine live coral in Georgetown, Grand Cayman on Wednesday. Tim Austin, the deputy director of the Department of Environment, said that due to the size of the large anchor, … [Read More...]

Cruise Tips

16 Cruise Hacks & Tips That Everyone Should Know

1. Use the ship's WIFI while in port - Some cruise ships will connect to terrestrial broadband while in port. This will give you increased internet speeds compared to when the ship is at sea and connecting to satellites 20,000 miles away.   2. Free WIFI in Port - Looking for a place to connect to free WIFI while in port? Just ask a crew member.  They know all of the free WIFI … [Read More...]

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Help! What Do I Pack for My Cruise?

So you are all excited about your cruising adventure, but you have no idea what to pack for your cruise.  What do you bring and what do you leave at home?  This post will help answer some of those questions so you are prepared for your vacation away from land and can just focus on having a good time. What to Pack for Your Flight to the Port If you are flying to your port you will want to keep … [Read More...]

Cruise Ships

Royal Princess Cruise Ship Review and Video Tour

We had the opportunity to take a seven night cruise to the Eastern Caribbean onboard the Royal Princess in April 2014. The Royal Princess is currently one of the top 10 largest cruise ships in the … [Read More...]

celebrity constellation cruise review and video tour

Celebrity Constellation Cruise Ship Review and Video Tour

We just went on a 5 day cruise on the Celebrity Constellation which went out of Port Everglades in Fort Lauderdale, Florida and took us to Key West FL, and Cozumel, Mexico.   Let’s take a look at … [Read More...]

Ruby Princess Cruise Ship Review and Video Tour

I recently had the chance to take a 5 night cruise on the Ruby Princess for Cruising with a Cause, Princess has Heart.  The Ruby is currently sailing 4 and 5 night cruises out of Ft. Lauderdale, FL … [Read More...]

Opinion

With all the problems, why would anyone take a cruise?

Fresh off a 5 night cruise to the Western Caribbean, I was with a few friends telling them about the great time I had onboard.  After a few minutes, one of them said to me,"With all of the problems … [Read More...]

5 Things You Should Not Do On A Cruise

Before one embarks on a cruise, they often ask the question, "What are some tips and secrets to make the most out of my cruise?".  It seems that everyone is looking for the "must do's" so they do not … [Read More...]

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Best Dream Cruises If Money Was No Object

One of the most influential deciding factors when choosing the right cruise for you and your family is the usually the price.  However, what if the cost didn't matter and money was no object?  Let's … [Read More...]