Royal Caribbean Stops Mailing Bag Tags

Effective on all sailings after August 8, Royal Caribbean will no longer give the option for passengers to request bag tags by mail; instead bag tags will be printed on the guests eDocuements. “It doesn’t make a difference to me, I always tag my bags at the pier, those little sticky tags aren’t going anywhere,” […]

Mississippi River Drought Affects Paddlewheeler

You would not really think that the drought in the Mississippi River would affect cruise traffic, but it is. The American Queen Steamboat Company had to revise itineraries on their American Queen paddlewheeler this week because of low waters on the Mississippi, according to Travel Pulse. These changes are “due to the record low water […]

Top Ten Tips for Cruising With Teens

By Nancy Schretter Cruises can be one of the best vacation choices for families with teens. Today’s cruise holidays are filled with teen clubs, high-energy activities and exciting shore excursions. If your family is cruising with teens, here are a few tips to make your vacation easier and a lot more fun: 1. Get your […]