Norwegian Jewel Review

Norwegian Jewel Review Itinerary: A 7-night Mexican Riviera cruise from Los Angeles with stops in Cabo, Mazatlan and Puerto Vallarta. Reviewer: David Traveling With: His wife Stateroom Type: A balcony room Embarkation: “It wasn’t pretty, but it was very quick…it’s very utilitarian [in looks].”  David said it took about 45 minutes from curb to ship. First Impressions of the Ship: David […]

Is This the Ultimate Suitcase for Cruisers?

Depending on how you look at it, we’re either about to show you the coolest travel gadget to come out in ages… or a product for the laziest people on the planet. Heck, maybe it’s both. But we’ll let you be the judge. Meet Modobag, described as being “the world’s first motorized, smart and connected […]

Celebrity Summit to Return for Short Cruises

Celebrity decided to drop short cruises this year aboard Celebrity Summit, but it looks like they’re rethinking the decision after a large demand for them from Port Everglades. The cruise line is adding four and five-night sailings back for 2018 from Port Everglades, to ports including Key West, Nassau, and Cozumel aboard Summit. “Our discerning guests have told […]

9 Olympic Events Cruisers Could Compete In

Imagine that there were a unique version of the Olympics – just for the cruising community.  What would the events look like? Where would they be held? We did just that, and the results are quite comical, to say the least.  Take a look. 1. Rhythmic Eating Bite-chew-chew-chew-chew-swallow-repeat. I’m pretty sure cruising folk are some […]

Caribbean Ferry Catches Fire, All Safe

More than 500 passengers were evacuated from the cruise/cargo ship Caribbean Fantasy on Wednesday because of an engine room fire. A fuel hose that burst open is blamed for starting the blaze. Over 100 passengers were treated for dehydration and shock. Miraculously no one lost their life or was seriously injured. According to the USCG, “The […]