How to Be a Tourist in Your Own Backyard

Traveling abroad can be a lot of fun, but as you’d guess, it can also be very expensive. On top of that, if you’re an…

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Kosher-Style Dining Aboard Crystal Cruises

Kosher-Style Dining Aboard Crystal Cruises

For those who keep kosher at home, dining on a cruise is a challenge when it comes to kosher food.  Crystal Cruises seems to … View Post
5 Really Good Reasons Not to Book a Balcony Stateroom

5 Really Good Reasons Not to Book a Balcony Stateroom

Don’t go financially overboard when selecting your stateroom. Sure, we all love to splurge from time to time. Unfortunately for most of us, … View Post
Westin Excelsior Rome Hotel Review

Westin Excelsior Rome Hotel Review

I’m a points collector.  Usually it’s with cruise line loyalty programs.  Lately, though, I’ve added hotels.  But I never seem to … View Post
Seabourn Enters Growing Expedition Cruising Market

Seabourn Enters Growing Expedition Cruising Market

Seabourn has signed a letter of intent with a shipbuilder in Italy to build the luxury cruise line’s first two expedition cruise ships.  … View Post
Cunard Helps Fund New Statue of Liberty Museum

Cunard Helps Fund New Statue of Liberty Museum

Cunard has partnered with The Statue of Liberty-Ellis Island Foundation on its crowdfunding campaign to help build the new Statue of Liberty Museum on … View Post
Holland America Sells Their Only Small Ship

Holland America Sells Their Only Small Ship

Holland America Prinsendam has been sold and will leave its fleet July 1, 2019 and transfer to the German cruise company Phoenix Reisen. Following the sale, … View Post
Norway’s Exploration Cruise Line Celebrates 125-Year Anniversary

Norway’s Exploration Cruise Line Celebrates 125-Year Anniversary

Exploration travel leader, Hurtigruten, is celebrated their 125th anniversary on July 2, 2018.  To commemorate the occasion, the Norwegian cruise line hosted a plastic-free birthday… View Post
No Solo Supplement with This Cruise Line

No Solo Supplement with This Cruise Line

Good news for solo cruisers! Bahamas Paradise Cruise Line is now the only cruise line with no solo supplement fees.  There’s no restriction … View Post
Carnival Cruise Line Returns to San Diego

Carnival Cruise Line Returns to San Diego

Exciting news for west-coasters and Carnival fans. After a seven year absence, Carnival Cruise Line will return to the Port of San Diego when … View Post