Holland America Donates $25,000 to Children’s Hospital

Holland America Line president Orlando Ashford presented a $25,000 check to Seattle Children’s Hospital earlier this month at the Seattle Mariners’ home game at Safeco Field.  The donation was made as part of the cruise line’s partnership with the Seattle Mariners baseball team and the “K’s for Kids” program that debuted during the 2014 season. […]

Princess Announces ‘Entertainer of the Year’ Finalists

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Princess Cruises will soon crown this year’s winner for top guest entertainer during the line’s sixth annual Entertainer of the Year competition.  Four finalists have been chosen from an array of onboard performers, including vocalists, comedians, magicians, tribute bands, and other acts who delight guests each year. Guests aboard the February 25, 2017 7-day cruise […]

RCR 008: Review of Viking Eir | Viking River Cruises

Marcia joins us after returning from a seven-night European river cruise aboard Viking River Cruises’ Viking Eir. This was a seven night trip from Amsterdam to Basel, Switzerland. We get a detailed review of this Viking long ship and the destination she went to on her Rhine Getaway river cruise. Resources Mentioned Article: Time on […]

Harmony of the Seas Godmother Named

After a six-week search, the results are in on Royal Caribbean’s search for a godmother for Harmony of the Seas. 23-year-old Brittany Affolter from the Miami-Dade region of Teach For America has been selected.  With the honor, Affolter will join the ranks of renowned athletes, celebrities, and royalty when she breaks a bottle to officially […]

5 Post-Cruise Ailments You’re Likely To Suffer

You are the healthiest of cruisers, managing to avoid everything from bouts of seasickness to the battalion of bugs out to assail your immune system during the flight to and from the port. Despite this, you’re still likely to suffer from one or more of the following ailments which tend to strike during that first […]

Our Wish List for Norwegian’s New Cruise Ships

This week, rumors began circling that Norwegian Cruise Line is about to order a few new ships from the famed builders at Fincantieri. Because of this, we couldn’t help thinking about what we’d love to see onboard the potential ships. Take a look at what came to our minds, then hit the comments to let […]