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Travel Tip: How Cruise Ship Food is Getting Better
Cruise Travel / Culinary Travel / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: How Cruise Ship Food is Getting Better

It used to be that cruise ship food meant just one thing: the all-you-can-eat buffet. That time-honored tradition is still around. But some cruise lines are becoming known for having–dare… Read More…

Travel Tip: What to Do if Your Cruise is Canceled
Cruise Travel / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: What to Do if Your Cruise is Canceled

I’ve talked before about the draconian rules of cruise lines: your rights are few and far between if you have to cancel your trip. But what if the cruise line… Read More…

Travel Tip: What You Need to Know About Cruising in Hurricane Season
Cruise Travel / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: What You Need to Know About Cruising in Hurricane Season

We’re at the peak of hurricane season. If you’re planning to go on a cruise right now, there are a few things you need to be aware of first. Hurricane season… Read More…

Travel Tip: Getting the Best Internet Access on Cruise Ships
Cruise Travel / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Getting the Best Internet Access on Cruise Ships

Where can one find the best Internet access on cruise ships? We’re at the point where it’s hard NOT to be connected when we travel. Airports, hotels, and coffee shops all… Read More…

Travel Tip: What You Need to Know About Cruise Ship Crime
Cruise Travel / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: What You Need to Know About Cruise Ship Crime

When there’s a tragedy on a cruise, it’s headline news. But that’s not always the case with cruise ship crime. Cruise lines are required to report all allegations of serious… Read More…

Travel Tip: Avoid Motion Sickness With These Tricks
Car Travel / Cruise Travel / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Avoid Motion Sickness With These Tricks

If there’s one thing that makes people dread travel, it’s getting sick in a moving vehicle. Motion sickness is a real issue, but there are some ways around it. The… Read More…

Travel Tip: Another Cruise Line Bans Smoking
Cruise Travel / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Another Cruise Line Bans Smoking

It’s probably no surprise that smoking bans are becoming more commonplace…and now we’re starting to see regulations on international waters as well. Carnival is the latest cruise line to ban… Read More…

Travel Tip: Book A Repositioning Cruise for Fall 2014
Cruise Travel / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Book A Repositioning Cruise for Fall 2014

If you haven’t heard of a repositioning cruise, listen up, because it’s one of my favorite ways to sail. This is when cruise ships migrate to their winter ports. Instead… Read More…

Travel Tip: Small Ship Cruises for Nature Lovers
Cruise Travel / Eco Travel / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Small Ship Cruises for Nature Lovers

There’s a lot of news about mega cruise ships, but taking small ship cruises is also becoming wildly popular, especially among nature lovers. These niche cruises really are small, so… Read More…

Why Is River Cruising So Hot? The Experts Weigh In
Cruise Travel

Why Is River Cruising So Hot? The Experts Weigh In

A few decades ago, river cruising didn’t even register in the tourism industry. Today, it’s one of the fastest-growing segments of travel. Why? It’s all about the immersive, slower-paced experience—with… Read More…

Weirdest & Wackiest Themed Cruises Around the World
Cruise Travel

Weirdest & Wackiest Themed Cruises Around the World

Cruising is not just about shuffleboard and midnight buffets anymore. There are themed cruises designed for every type of enthusiast, from on-board activities to shore excursions of a lifetime. Love… Read More…