Carnival Vista Live Blog – Day 2 – Lobster Overload!

My second day aboard Carnival Vista brought us to our first port of call, Marseille, France. I got up early to see the sunrise and ordered room service for breakfast because my excursion was set to start at 7:30 am. Sunrise and Chill The sun was rising as we were pulling into Marseille. If you’ve […]

6 Ways to Stay Fit on Your Cruise Without the Gym

Even though some cruise ships have state-of-the-art gyms, there’s just something about the idea of working out while you’re on vacation that sounds like a crime. But you don’t have to spend your precious vacation time in the gym to maintain your beach body. Here are six alternative and simple things to do to stay […]

11 Reasons to Cruise Alaska with Holland America

Alaskan Cruise

A lot of cruise lines ply the waters of Alaska and while any cruise line can offer an Alaska cruise, few can give you the true Alaska experience. A couple years ago I sailed Holland America’s ms Oosterdam on a seven-night Alaska cruise, round-trip Seattle. Here are 11 reasons why I’d cruise Alaska with Holland America: […]

Carnival Has $49 Reduced Deposits Until Friday

Carnival Cruise Line is back with another round of $49 reduced deposit sales on cruises from July 2016 to April 2018. From today until Friday, May 20, anyone who books an a Fun Select Fare will get up to 20 percent off and deposits starting at $49. Deposits  $49 per person deposit is applicable to 2 […]