RCR 024: River Cruise Budgeting 2017

We get a lesson in budgeting this week from Chris Owen. He shares with us how to make our vacation dollar go further, and how it isn’t impossible to save for a river cruise. It’s a matter of being disciplined. From using the right credit cards to switching cable providers – there’s something for every […]

Cunard Presents Kennel Club ‘Best in Show’ Winner

Cunard, a first-time sponsor of the Westminster Kennel Club’s Best in Show competition, presented Rumor, the winner, with an invitation to sail on a transatlantic crossing aboard Queen Mary 2 yesterday in Times Square.  Rumor will be able to take his place in history among celebrity dogs who’ve sailed with Cunard, including Elizabeth Taylor’s pooches and […]

13 Dollar Store Items for Your Cruise

Sometimes once you board a ship and get settled into the groove of your cruise vacation, you realize some things could have been done differently, or added to your suitcase to make life onboard a little bit easier.  We’ve got a list of cheap, mostly small things to consider bringing along that you can probably […]

Norwegian Cruise Line Orders Four New Ships

Norwegian Escape

Norwegian Cruise Line has announced today they’ve come to an agreement with Fincantieri shipyard to build the line’s next generation of cruise ships.  Four are on order for delivery in 2022, 2023, 2024, and 2025, with an option for two more in 2026 and 2027. The four ships will be 140,000 gross tons and hold […]