MENU: Holland America’s Pinnacle Grill

Pinnacle Grill

Appetizers Tomato Broth with Spicy Lemongrass Chicken Lobster Bisque Jumbo Shrimp Cocktail Caesar Salad Spinach Arugula Salad (Vegetarian) Beefsteak Tomato and Basil (Vegetarian) Crab Cakes Ossetra Malossol Caviar ($70) Steak Tartare Land Double-Cut Kurobuta Pork Chop – olive oil, rosemary, garlic, sherry vinegar, crushed red pepper Grilled Colorado Lamb Chops – spiced apple chutney, fresh mint sauce Roasted […]

7 Black Friday Cruise Deals

multiple ships in nassau bahamas

Black Friday is this week, and that means that the sales are ramping up on everything from clothes to electronics to.. you guessed it – cruises.  Many of these great deals aren’t just limited to Friday; the sales are happening during most of this week.  To make the cruise vacation deal searching as easy as […]

Breakaway Live Blog, Day 2: Sea Days, Sunshine, and Sequins

For me, sea days are what cruising is all about. I don’t much care where we’re headed. If I’m sailing, I’m happy. Better still, by midafternoon, we’d gotten far enough away from the frigid New York City weather that you could be outside without fear of catching a cold. In fact, we even got some […]

‘King of Chinese Pop’ Named Norwegian Joy Godfather

Norwegian Cruise Line has officially announced the godfather of their purpose-built ship for China.  Mandopop artist Wang Leehom, the “King of Chinese Pop” will serve as godfather of the 3,850 passenger vessel Norwegian Joy.  Along with serving as godfather, Leehom will also represent NCL China as its brand ambassador, introducing the cruise line to Chinese consumers through […]

RCR 010: Sailing Uniworld River Cruises

Today we are joined by a couple who just returned from a European river cruise with Uniworld River Cruises. Uniworld operates a fleet of 21 river cruising cruise ships along the rivers of Europe, Russia, Egypt, and China. You’ll want to hear this detailed review of Uniworld’s River Queen along the Rhine River from Lynn […]

7 Reasons to Try RedFrog Pub

REDFROG PUB

If you have yet to try the cold brews, Caribbean cocktails, and lively flare of Carnival’s RedFrog Pub, you are missing out. This pub carries the spirit of the Caribbean around with it everywhere it goes, so you feel like you’re relaxing at a beach bar even while out at sea. The Pub can be […]