Alaska Blames Cruise Ships for Poor Cell Service

Haines and Skagway aren’t complaining about the cruise ships docked in their ports every season – but rather the lack of cell phone service during that time. Local residents of the two ports say every time cruise ships dock the cell phone service drops way down. Some residents experience dropped calls and busy signals when […]

9 Reasons We Love Viking Ocean Cruises

By Sarah Phillips We love all things cruising pretty much all the time. And right now, we’ve in love with Viking Ocean Cruises. In May 2015, Viking will launch the first of 2 brand new ships, the Viking Star. This new 928-guest ship offers some sweet features on top of all you’ve come to expect […]

Upcoming Norwegian Getaway Officers Named

Norwegian Cruise Line today announced that two seasoned captains, Rune Myre and Tommy Stensrud, will take the helm of Norwegian Getaway, the largest ship to homeport in Miami year-round launching in February. In addition, Norwegian announced the additional senior officers that will deliver the line’s newest ship: Staff Captain Niklas Persson, Chief Engineer Carsten Forsbo, […]

9 Good Cruise Reminders

A lot of people come back from their cruise and say “I wish I would have done this or known about that,” hindsight is always 20/20 so you’ll want to know before you go. Here are 9 good cruise reminders: 1. Carry your bathing suit. Luggage can take up to a few hours to be delivered […]