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Big Benefit of Booking a Cruise a Year in Advance (That...

Royal Caribbean Icon of the Seas and Vision of the Seas Cococay
I often book cruises a month or two before the sailing date. But there are some really good reasons for booking well before that,...

Travel Scams I’ve Encountered After Taking Over 75 Cruises

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I have taken over 75 cruises on close to 20 cruise lines all around the world. I have cruised everywhere from the Caribbean to...

13 Biggest Mistakes Made by Carnival Cruise Passengers [Carnival Tips]

Carnival Cruise Line Breeze
Our goal at Cruise Fever is simple, to help you have the best cruise vacation possible. With that being said, here are the biggest...

The Biggest Reason Cruisers Miss Their Cruise Ship in a Foreign...

Celebrity Cruises ship sailing off into the ocean
Don’t miss your ship.  It’s the number one rule of taking a cruise and being in a foreign port.  And in my 15 years of...

Solo Cruising: 10 Best Tips for Cruising Solo Like a Boss

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I’ve been on more solo cruises than I can count.  It’s very different to cruising with a group or with another person.  But it’s not...

8 Mistakes Too Many Cruisers Make on Disembarkation Day

disembarkation day mistakes cruisers make
The dreaded last day of a cruise is one that always comes too soon.  Even after 40+ cruises the final day of a cruise...

Picking the Perfect Cruise Cabin: 8 Steps for Finding the Best...

after part of sky princess cruise ship as it leaves port.
You booked a cruise on a wonderful cruise ship.  You picked out the perfect itinerary.  But how much thought did you put into choosing your...

10 Things Cruisers Ask from Their Cabin Stewards Most

Cruise cabin stateroom with balcony
What are the 10 most requested items from cruise passengers once they get to their cabin?  We recently asked our followers on social media what...

How to Avoid Crowds on a Cruise Ship (12 Best Tips)

Allure of the Seas lido deck with no people
Certain areas of a cruise ship can get a little crowded.  And for those who want more solitude while on vacation it can be...

18 Worst Things to Pack on a Cruise (Banned Items to...

Mariner of the Seas Royal Caribbean ship departing from Port Miami
If you're not careful about packing for your cruise, you could end up with a lot of extra "baggage", the kind no one wants. In...