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

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
Cruise Travel / Entertainment / Travel Tips

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
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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
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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…

How Carnival Cruise Lines Is Starting to Change
CBS News / Cruise Travel / Featured Posts

How Carnival Cruise Lines Is Starting to Change

It’s been rough sailing for Carnival Corporation, the world’s largest cruise line, with 102 ships and 10 brands. First it was the Costa Concordia tragedy. Then, earlier this year, the… Read More…

Why Third-Party Travel Insurance Counts for a Cruise
CBS News / Cruise Travel / Travel News

Why Third-Party Travel Insurance Counts for a Cruise

A recent incident on board a Royal Caribbean ship underscores the importance of purchasing the right kind of travel insurance. Jill and Dodge Melkonian thought they had covered their bases… Read More…

What the Cruise Industry IS Telling You about Allegations of Crime
Cruise Travel / Travel News / Travel Safety

What the Cruise Industry IS Telling You about Allegations of Crime

Earlier this week Ross Klein, founder of CruiseJunkie.com, published his take on recent cruise crime reports. But his opinion is not how everyone sees it. Christine Duffy, president and CEO… Read More…

What the Cruise Industry Isn’t Telling You: Crime Stats Explored
Cruise Travel / Travel News / Travel Safety

What the Cruise Industry Isn’t Telling You: Crime Stats Explored

Following recent pressure from the Senate, the major players in the cruise industry released all crime allegations, not just those cases that were closed by the FBI. However, this bold… Read More…