To Europe and Beyond 2018 and Rome at Last

Have you ever tried to jam everything you’ve put off doing throughout your cruise into the last couple of days and nights? I have, for sure. With only one full…

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12 Things I Like About Holland America Koningsdam – Plus Bonus Tip!

12 Things I Like About Holland America Koningsdam – Plus Bonus Tip!

On a recent 14-night transatlantic crossing aboard Holland America Koningsdam, I had a chance to really get to know this new vessel stem to … View Post
Azamara Announces Names of Azamara Pursuit Godmothers

Azamara Announces Names of Azamara Pursuit Godmothers

Azamara Club Cruises has a unique christening event planned for this August.  The cruise line has announced the Azamara Pursuit will have co-godmothers for … View Post
To Europe and Beyond 2018 – Things to Do in Cartegena, Spain

To Europe and Beyond 2018 – Things to Do in Cartegena, Spain

If you’re looking for independent things to do in Cartagena, Spain, this may not be the perfect port.  At least not at first … View Post
Royal Caribbean Moves into Luxury Cruise Market

Royal Caribbean Moves into Luxury Cruise Market

Royal Caribbean and Silversea Cruises?  Kind of like a cross between the Odd Couple and My Fair Lady.  But it’s for real. Royal … View Post
To Europe and Beyond 2018 – Things to Do in Malaga, Spain

To Europe and Beyond 2018 – Things to Do in Malaga, Spain

First stop in Europe: Malaga Spain! We made it!  From Ft. Lauderdale to Malaga, Spain in 11 days aboard Holland America Koningsdam.  I was here … View Post
Oprah Winfrey Godmother to Nieuw Statendam

Oprah Winfrey Godmother to Nieuw Statendam

Holland America has just announced that Oprah Winfrey will be the godmother to their newest ship, Nieuw Amsterdam.  Still under construction in Italy, Nieuw … View Post
Cruising Solo: What the Cruise Lines Don’t Want You to Know

Cruising Solo: What the Cruise Lines Don’t Want You to Know

As an experienced solo cruiser, it’s easy to jaunt through a cruising life without hesitation.  We love cruising solo on a whim, take … View Post
Cruise News: MSC Seaview Christening with Sophia Loren

Cruise News: MSC Seaview Christening with Sophia Loren

MSC Seaview christening ceremony was presided over once again by Sophia Loren in Genoa over the weekend.  This was the 13th time for Sophia … View Post