Carnival Glory: Black Falcon Cruise Terminal + Embarkation

Today started out great. The Hyatt Regency Boston is a great pre-stay cruise hotel, located right next to the T and about a 20 minute walk from everything in either direction. The views aren’t too bad either. *Tip* Request a room on the 20th floor on check-in. The cab ride to the pier took six-minutes […]

9 Tips for Surviving an International Flight

Let’s face it, an international flight can be complete hell, sitting in a seat, confined, and bored out of your mind.  After taking a couple international flights this year I came up with a few things may help you stay sane on those long international flights. Tips for surviving: 1. Take a red eye. If […]

Did You Gain Weight On Your Cruise? Tips For Next Time

If you have tried all the normal suggestions; use the stairs instead of the elevators, stay away from the buffets, and continue exercising at sea as you would on land but still gained weight on a cruise (and had a problem with that, many people don’t), this post is for you.  Those commonly suggested ideas […]

Cruise Line Scores 17th Win As Best In Class

Crystal Cruises has once again won the World’s Best Large-Ship Cruise Line category in the annual Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards readers’ survey,  for the 17th time.   The ultra-luxury vacation company is the only cruise line, hotel, or resort to win its category every year since the awards began. “While we have delighted […]