New Cruise Terminal Set to Service First Ship August 13

A year ago ground was broken on Port Canaveral’s $65 million then-upcoming cruise terminal, fast forward to current and that new terminal will soon be servicing her first cruise ship. The 2,056-guest Carnival Ecstasy is slated to use the brand new Terminal 6 on August 13, according to Seatrade Insider. The new cruise terminal will be […]

Eastport, Maine Welcomes First Small Cruise Ship

It may not have been a superliner but Eastport, Maine welcomed their first cruise ship today – The Grand Caribe, a 96-passenger small ship. The cruise ship is owned and operated by Blount Small Ship Adventures out of Boston, their motto, “going where the big ships cannot.” Ambassadors met the ship as it tied up […]

5 Reasons to Take a Canada-New England Cruise

Recently we took a cruise on the 110,000-ton Carnival Glory from Boston to Saint Johns, New Brunswick and Halifax, Nova Scotia. During the sailing it was evident why passengers chose a Canada-New England sailing verses other destinations. After spending five-days talking to guest after guests, here’s why folks chose this sailing: Proximity of the ports. […]

American Cruise Lines welcomes Queen of the Mississippi

American Cruise Lines welcomes their brand new 150-guest paddlewheeler to the Julia Street Cruise Terminal in New Orleans this weekend as she embarks on her first revenue cruise. The Queen of the Mississippi will sail an seven-night roundtrip sailing from New Orleans. “The launch of Queen of the Mississippi represents the beginning of an exciting […]

8 Tips to Find the Lowest Airfare Prices

By Stephanie Lee Whether you’re looking for the lowest airfare prices to Orlando or New York, there are possibilities beyond what online booking engines pull up.  Yes, I know it’s hard to believe, but it’s true. The tips below will help you find the lowest airfare. Book in advance but not too far in advance. The […]

Viator Adds New Excursions for China

Viator.com – the leading resource for researching and booking more than 10,000 tours and activities in 800-plus destinations in more than 150 countries – has added a selection of new tours and activities for travelers to experience China beyond its two largest cities, Beijing and Shanghai, to get a first-hand glimpse into the country’s mesmerizing […]

United Airlines Unveils New 787 Dreamliner

United Airlines today unveiled its new Boeing 787 Dreamliner, which will revolutionize the flying experience for United customers and crews while delivering unprecedented operating efficiency, comfort and lower emissions. The airline showcased its first 787, fresh out of the paint hangar at Boeing’s Everett, Wash., facility. United is the North American launch customer for the […]