Carnival Breeze: Dubrovnik, Croatia + using Viator shore excursions

Dubrovnik, Croatia is one of my favorite ports because of the stunning views and history of the whole area. My goal was to get off the ship early before our 9 am private-tour excursion so I could get caught up in the internet café. Turns out the internet café was there but they only had […]

New Cruise Ship Pub A Great Dining Alternative

On Carnival Cruise Line’s new Carnival Breeze, food is everywhere it seems. Boasting no-charge 24-hour room service, new branded venue’s Guy’s Burger Joint the Blue Iguana Cantina and others, there is no shortage of choices for dining around the clock.  But one venue that seems to be slipping under the radar but allows yet another […]

Striking Transportation Workers A Good Reason To Book Shore Excursion

When Italy’s striking transportation workers threatened to spoil the plans of those visiting the country, many travelers were left scrambling.  Those counting on public transportation may have had long-planned travel dreams spoiled.  But those visiting Venice this week via Carnival Cruise Line’s new Carnival Breeze came out unaffected, thanks to some quick-thinking by the cruise […]