7 Things a Travel Agent Wants You to Know

There are quite a few ways to book a cruise vacation. You can book directly through the cruise line, you can book through a third party website like Expedia, or you can book through a travel agent. A travel agent doesn’t charge for booking your cruise. They earn a commission by the cruise line. Here […]

Carnival Rolls Out New Stateroom Options

It’s been tested on select Fun Ships for a while, and effective today guests sailing aboard Carnival Victory will now be given the option to get their cabin serviced in the morning, the evening, or both. Carnival is calling this Comfort Matters. Amenities offered: John Heald says: According to a Facebook post by Senior Cruise Director John Heald, “cabin […]

Sneak Peek: NCL’s New Direction


Remember a week or so ago, when we told you that Norwegian’s head honcho, Frank Del Rio, said that the line would be making a major announcement early in 2016? Well, today, we got a sneak preview of their hot new advertising slogan! Early Monday, Andy Stuart — President and COO of the brand — […]

5 Cruisers That Make Everyone Mad

As heavenly as cruising can be, every now and then, you cross paths with someone who’ll do their best to harsh your seafaring mellow. Sometimes, they do it on purpose because, hey, misery loves company! And sometimes, they simply don’t realize how their behavior impacts those around them. In either case, here’s our guide to […]