Carnival Breeze Cruise Ship Review and Video Tour

On a 6 night cruise out of Miami, I had the pleasure of experiencing all that Carnival’s largest and newest ship has to offer. This cruise took me to Ocho Rios, Jamaica, Grand Cayman, and Cozumel, Mexico. As… [more]

Carnival Breeze Cruise Ship Review and Video Tour Carnival Breeze Cruise Ship Review and Video Tour

Top 10 Things to Do on a Cruise on a Rainy Day

If you've taken enough cruises, chances are you're going to experience your fair share of rainy days while at sea.  On my last cruise it was cloudy or rainy almost the entire trip, so it inspired me to… [more]

Top 10 Things to Do on a Cruise on a Rainy Day Top 10 Things to Do on a Cruise on a Rainy Day

5 Things To Do In St. Maarten While On A Cruise

The beautiful island of St. Maarten is one of the most popular ports to visit on a cruise when cruising to the Eastern Caribbean.  If you are stopping in St. Maarten on an upcoming cruise, here are a… [more]

5 Things To Do In St. Maarten While On A Cruise 5 Things To Do In St. Maarten While On A Cruise

5 Influential Events That Changed Cruising

The cruise industry has come a long way since the motto "Newlyweds and nearly deads" was coined to describe cruise passengers. In 2014, over 21 million people are expected to embark on a cruise, now a… [more]

5 Influential Events That Changed Cruising 5 Influential Events That Changed Cruising

Cruise News

Major Hurricane Hitting Bermuda As Cruise Lines Change Itineraries

Hurricane Gonzalo, a category 3 hurricane packing winds of 125 mph, is expected to pass over the tiny island of Bermuda this evening. (Live video at the bottom of this article)  After the storm impacted cruises to the Caribbean on five different cruise lines this past week, at least two cruise … [Read More...]

carnival magic quarantines passengers over ebola scare

Cruise Ship Passengers Quarantined On The Carnival Magic After Ebola Concerns

Two passengers aboard the Carnival Magic have been quarantined to their cabin after it was found that one of the passengers worked at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital as a lab supervisor and may have handled clinical specimens from the Ebola patient in Dallas.  All the facts are not yet clear in … [Read More...]

Cruise Tips

rainy day on cruise

Top 10 Things to Do on a Cruise on a Rainy Day

If you've taken enough cruises, chances are you're going to experience your fair share of rainy days while at sea.  On my last cruise it was cloudy or rainy almost the entire trip, so it inspired me to write this post on some fun things you can still do even if the skies are a little foreboding.  Don't let a little rain ruin your vacation. These are my top 10 things to do on a rainy day at … [Read More...]

Must Have Travel Apps For Your Next Cruise

With the proliferation of smart phones, tablets, and phablets, having travel apps at the touch of a finger can aid your planning as you count down the days until your next cruise.  Here are some of the best travel apps for cruisers. Ship Mate - If you could only download one app to your smartphone or tablet, it should be the Ship Mate app.  There is an individual app for each cruise … [Read More...]

Cruise Ships

Carnival Breeze review

Carnival Breeze Cruise Ship Review and Video Tour

On a 6 night cruise out of Miami, I had the pleasure of experiencing all that Carnival’s largest and newest ship has to offer. This cruise took me to Ocho Rios, Jamaica, Grand Cayman, and Cozumel, … [Read More...]

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...]

Opinion

5 Influential Events That Changed Cruising

The cruise industry has come a long way since the motto "Newlyweds and nearly deads" was coined to describe cruise passengers. In 2014, over 21 million people are expected to embark on a cruise, now a … [Read More...]

7 Cruise Traditions That Should Go Away

If there is one thing about cruising, it is that traditions are hard to change.  While most cruisers do not like change, it is often necessary to keep the industry growing. Here are 7 cruise … [Read More...]

7 First Impressions of the Vision of the Seas: Live from the Ship

We are currently on a 5 night cruise to the Western Caribbean aboard Royal Caribbean's Vision of the Seas.  As we enjoy our first sea day, we would like to share our first impressions of the … [Read More...]