Cruise Line Says Safety First, Cancels Egypt

In view of the ongoing political and social instability in Egypt that is impacting security conditions in Cairo and other major cities, Costa Crociere is canceling all calls at Egyptian ports scheduled on Egypt and Red Sea cruises during the autumn and winter 2013-14 season. Those calls will be replaced by alternate itineraries. Bookings on […]

Sun Princess Begins Drydock Transformation

Sun Princess has begun an extensive $30 million transformation that will refurbish and enhance the Princess Cruises ship. During the two-week makeover, the vessel will receive a sparkling new atrium with Princess’ signature International Café, a new sushi and seafood venue, an updated Horizon Court buffet, and a refreshed Lotus Spa. Interested viewers can follow […]

Cruise Spending Money, How Much Should I Bring?

The question I’m always asked: How much money should I bring on my cruise? Personally I always prepay my gratuities, shore excursions and pre-order alcohol, which cuts out on expenses. I figure the more I pre-pay, the less out of pocket when I am ready to set sail. Cruise spending money factors to consider: 1. […]