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 their new ship.  The naming ceremony for Azamara…

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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
Remembering Anthony Bourdain – Interview at the Cayman Cookout

Remembering Anthony Bourdain – Interview at the Cayman Cookout

Anthony Bourdain (1956-2018) We’re all still in shock after hearing the news of his untimely death.  I’ve reposted our interview from January 2015. … View Post
Best Things to Do in Ponta Delgada, Azores on a Day in Port

Best Things to Do in Ponta Delgada, Azores on a Day in Port

Almost every transatlantic crossing, except Queen Mary 2, (what I’ve named the “Atlantic Express”) pays a call at Ponta Delgada, on the island of … View Post