Ocean Cruise Reviews

This is the category for all cruise reviews, ship reviews and cruise ship profiles for curious cruisers.

You’ll find cruise itinerary reviews from different cruise ships.  Photo tours of inside, oceanview and balcony staterooms so you can get a better idea of what you might like to reserve.

To help plan your cruise before you cruise, including shore excursions, cruise ports and reviews of onboard dining options, head to Plan Your Cruise.

Celebrity Equinox day two at sea

Celebrity Equinox day two at sea

Leaving Florida can lead to a bumpy ride across the Florida Straits. Not last night. The ocean was calm and… View Post
Celebrity Equinox day one

Celebrity Equinox day one

I’m not sure what it is about a Celebrity ship that makes you smile when you first step onboard. Ask… View Post
It’s a long “E” sound…EEE-quinox

It’s a long “E” sound…EEE-quinox

Celebrity Cruises has a new baby; the Equinox. Being someone who doesn’t mince words, let alone mispronounce them, I found… View Post
Constellation day nine at sea

Constellation day nine at sea

After two vigorous days exploring Quebec City in the sleet, snow and sun, everyone aboard ship seemed relieved to have… View Post
What a difference a day makes

What a difference a day makes

From my Celebrity Constellation Canada and New England cruise. Early morning clouds gave way to a clear blue sky by… View Post
Quebec City on an Autumn Canada New England Cruise

Quebec City on an Autumn Canada New England Cruise

Dashing and darting through the snow in Quebec. Something you don’t experience on every cruise: crew member shoveling snow on… View Post
En route to Quebec City Day 6

En route to Quebec City Day 6

Sea days are wonderful…a time to catch up on sleep, explore the ship and finally have the time to partake… View Post
Celebrity Constellation day three, Boston

Celebrity Constellation day three, Boston

After nearly twenty-four hours going northbound into two southbound nor’easters, we docked in wet and windy Boston Harbor. The prevailing… View Post
First day at sea

First day at sea

First full day at sea.  Apparently there are two nor’easters coming right at us.  No one is venturing outside.  The… View Post
Celebrity Constellation Day One – Bayonne

Celebrity Constellation Day One – Bayonne

Sail-away was exceptional. Cruising out of New York or New Jersey affords the unique opportunity to view the Statue of… View Post
Freedom of the Seas, Highlights of the Cruise

Freedom of the Seas, Highlights of the Cruise

As our last day of this cruise is here, I thought it would be good to recap and highlight some… View Post
Freedom of the Seas Day Five

Freedom of the Seas Day Five

Ch-ch-ch-Changes.  Everything changes; Seasons change, the weather can change, we change our minds and on and on.  Royal Caribbean also… View Post
Freedom of the Seas – Day Four

Freedom of the Seas – Day Four

Internet connectivity aboard the ship has been very poor so I decided I would stay aboard the ship in St.… View Post
Freedom of the Seas at Sea – Day Three

Freedom of the Seas at Sea – Day Three

Ahhh.  What a difference a good night’s sleep can do.  I awoke at 8:00, turned on the TV and in… View Post
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