Opinion

In this Opinion section, I get to rant and rave about whatever’s on my mind about cruising, traveling solo and my travel experiences.  Opinions and recommendations are my own.

In this category, you’ll find articles about solo female travel tips and advice, reasons why I like a particular ship or cruise line and some places I’d rather visit more than others.

Recommendations, top 10-whatevers or cruise hacks and my two-cents, this is where you’ll find it all.

 

Friday Cocktail: The Gold Dust Martini, London-style

Friday Cocktail: The Gold Dust Martini, London-style

On my last visit to London, whilst (that’s what they actually say) looking for a cute upscale bar (not a… View Post
Mozartkugel – Salzburg’s sweet signature

Mozartkugel – Salzburg’s sweet signature

Behind all the lace and schnitzel in Salzburg, hides the sweetest treat in Austria; the Mozartkugel. Affectionately known in English as… View Post
Cruise Maven Can Cook! My Pesto Recipe

Cruise Maven Can Cook! My Pesto Recipe

Yes, I can cook.  At least I’m improving on a steady basis. If you didn’t know, I recently found my… View Post
Top Ten Tips for Cruising Solo

Top Ten Tips for Cruising Solo

Ten Tips for Cruising Solo There are a lot of articles written by people who have completed their first solo… View Post
S.S. Matsonia Kid Cocktail Party on a Cruise to Hawaii

S.S. Matsonia Kid Cocktail Party on a Cruise to Hawaii

“More punch, please?” Check out the kid behind the punch bowl. This was taken aboard the MS Matsonia in 1961… View Post
It ain’t over til….

It ain’t over til….

It was a good, long walk on the treadmill.  Ten thousand steps, nearly 400 calories and a speck over four… View Post
I gotta get a spinner…

I gotta get a spinner…

The next round of My Amazing Adventures begins again with Back to Europe 2011.   Last year, sixty-eight days were spent… View Post
Lobster Dave – Chef and Entrepreneur

Lobster Dave – Chef and Entrepreneur

You’re on another Caribbean cruise headed back to Ocho Rios, Jamaica. You’ve already climbed 300 feet to the top of Dunn’s River&… View Post
I Really Missed the Boat

I Really Missed the Boat

Even as I could see the white peak atop the Pacific Princess in port, I knew I had to turn… View Post
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