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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
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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
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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…

Travel Tip: Drive, Don’t Fly to These Cruise Ports
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Travel Tip: Drive, Don’t Fly to These Cruise Ports

There’s a myth that going on a cruise has to begin and end with a plane ride. In reality, more and more cruise lines are launching from smaller cruise ports… Read More…

Travel Tip: How To Save Money On Your Summer Cruise
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Travel Tip: How To Save Money On Your Summer Cruise

Summer is a big season for cruising, but that doesn’t mean you have to pay sky-high prices. Here’s how you can save on your summer cruise. Alaskan cruises are among… Read More…

Travel Tip: New Cruise Options for Art Lovers
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Travel Tip: New Cruise Options for Art Lovers

Most people associate cruising with hopping from one beach to another, or trying to see an entire city in half a day. But you can get more out of your… Read More…

Worried About Norovirus? Know Your Legal Rights for Cruise Travel!
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Worried About Norovirus? Know Your Legal Rights for Cruise Travel!

You’re probably shocked to hear that the cruise ships infected with norovirus last week are back out sailing with new passengers. Yes, they’ve been cleaned and disinfected, but what about… Read More…

Cruise Ships Recycled & Rebranded as New
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Cruise Ships Recycled & Rebranded as New

The average lifespan for a passenger ship can be as long as 30 years. But, way before most ships reach that age, many are sold to other cruise lines and… Read More…

Travel Deals: Affordable Cruises During the Holiday Season
Cruise Travel / Travel Deals

Travel Deals: Affordable Cruises During the Holiday Season

The hectic holiday season is right around the corner. So why not end this year with one final, well-deserved vacation while the rest of the country deals with crowded malls… Read More…

One Passenger’s Shocking Carnival Triumph Pictures
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One Passenger’s Shocking Carnival Triumph Pictures

When designer Chase Maclaskey and her boyfriend, Mike Harmeier, boarded their first cruise in February 2013, they expected little else but a relaxing getaway.  Mike proposed on the beach and she said yes…. Read More…

Costa Concordia Breaks Records, This Time for Marine Salvage
Cruise Travel / Travel News

Costa Concordia Breaks Records, This Time for Marine Salvage

Yesterday was the start of the record-breaking process of lifting and removing the 114,500-ton Costa Concordia from the coast of the Italian island of Giglio. The cruise ship has been… Read More…