Earth Day Announcement: Carnival Corporation Reducing Environmental Impact

All 10 of Carnival Corp's cruise line brands included in "greener" initiative. Today is Earth Day and on an environmental note, Carnival Corporation announced it will meet… [more]

Earth Day Announcement: Carnival Corporation Reducing Environmental Impact Earth Day Announcement: Carnival Corporation Reducing Environmental Impact

Aboard the Dacia Express Train Overnight Through Hungary and Romania

An overnight train ride from Vienna to Bucharest to board my Danube River cruise ship. For most people, getting to Bucharest, Romania for a Danube river cruise is easy.  Fly… [more]

Aboard the Dacia Express Train Overnight Through Hungary and Romania Aboard the Dacia Express Train Overnight Through Hungary and Romania

Eight Hours In Cobh for Blarney Castle and Cork, Ireland

To visit Cork and Blarney Castle, ships must dock in Cobh (pronounced "Cove").  Historic note: Cobh was the last port for passengers to embark on the R.M.S. Titanic before the… [more]

Eight Hours In Cobh for Blarney Castle and Cork, Ireland Eight Hours In Cobh for Blarney Castle and Cork, Ireland

Celebrity Chefs and New Dining Concept for Quantum of the Seas

Royal Caribbean introduces Dynamic Dining, 18 restaurants and 3 chefs. Leave your dressy duds at home for your Quantum of the Seas cruise.  Royal Caribbean has announced their… [more]

Celebrity Chefs and New Dining Concept for Quantum of the Seas Celebrity Chefs and New Dining Concept for Quantum of the Seas

Five Family-Fun Things to Do Near Port Canaveral

Port Canaveral, on Florida's central east coast, is a great location for a day of fun. When cruise ships visit Port Canaveral it's usually a very long stay; at least eight hours… [more]

Five Family-Fun Things to Do Near Port Canaveral Five Family-Fun Things to Do Near Port Canaveral
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Earth Day Announcement: Carnival Corporation Reducing Environmental Impact

by Sherry Laskin April 22, 2014

All 10 of Carnival Corp’s cruise line brands included in “greener” initiative. Today is Earth Day and on an environmental note, Carnival Corporation announced it will meet their goal to reduce the rate of […]

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Crystal Cruises Adds New Bicycle Tours in Europe and North America

by Sherry Laskin April 17, 2014

Pedal through scenic and historic regions this summer and fall. Crystal Cruises, a leader in luxury cruising, will introduce another facet to its list of more active and immersive shore […]

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Aboard the Dacia Express Train Overnight Through Hungary and Romania

by Sherry Laskin April 16, 2014

An overnight train ride from Vienna to Bucharest to board my Danube River cruise ship. For most people, getting to Bucharest, Romania for a Danube river cruise is easy.  Fly […]

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Oh Canada! Crystal Cruises heads to Quebec City

by Sherry Laskin April 9, 2014

Cruise to Canada’s Small, Quaint Islands and Saint-Pierre & Miquelon. Crystal Cruises’ fall Canada/New England season is one of big firsts: the first time itineraries will begin and end in […]

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Celebrity Cruises hosts Great Wine Festival But Not at Sea

by Sherry Laskin April 7, 2014

Unique fund raising event to benefit LegalAid of Orange County. Celebrity Cruises, which introduced the cruise industry’s first gourmet food truck in 2013, will host the industry’s first-ever wine and […]

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Silversea’s Silver Discoverer Departs Australia on Inaugural Voyage

by Sherry Laskin April 4, 2014

Silverseas Silver Discoverer was specially designed to explore isolated archipelagos of the Pacific. Silver Discoverer, the third and newest ship in Silversea’s award-winning expedition fleet, welcomed her first guests today, […]

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Eight Hours In Cobh for Blarney Castle and Cork, Ireland

by Sherry Laskin March 30, 2014

To visit Cork and Blarney Castle, ships must dock in Cobh (pronounced “Cove”).  Historic note: Cobh was the last port for passengers to embark on the R.M.S. Titanic before the […]

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Celebrity Chefs and New Dining Concept for Quantum of the Seas

by Sherry Laskin March 29, 2014

Royal Caribbean introduces Dynamic Dining, 18 restaurants and 3 chefs. Leave your dressy duds at home for your Quantum of the Seas cruise.  Royal Caribbean has announced their own freedom-to-dine […]

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Transatlantic Cruise Deals are Happening Now

by Sherry Laskin March 28, 2014

Cruise to Europe.  Don’t start your vacation with jet lag. The only way I travel to and from Europe is on a transatlantic crossing.  I’ve done it twelve times in […]

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Travel News

by Sherry Laskin March 25, 2014

Mega Ships Continue in the Venice Lagoon. It’s a big deal for the cruise lines whose ships enter Venice from the Adriatic.  Despite the recent ban by the Italian government […]

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