More Sailings Added For Majestic Princess

Princess Cruises has announced the addition of two 14-day Grand Asia voyages between Shanghai and Singapore on the fleet’s newest ship, Majestic Princess. Available to guests around the world, the cruises will visit Japan, South Korea, Vietnam, and Thailand in 2018, spending a late night in Hong Kong.  The first departs Shanghai on February 25, 2018 […]

Celebrity Constellation Adds New Restaurants

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Celebrity Cruises’ Celebrity Constellation will be entering dry dock on May 12, and will emerge two weeks later with some new venues and enhancements. Quirky Culinary Experience Guests sailing aboard the ship can expect a gastronomic adventure that promises to stimulate their senses with the addition of the ever-popular restaurant Qsine.  Everything there is “uniquely unordinary,” from […]

7 Ways to Avoid Being Nickel and Dimed

We often talk about what a great value cruise vacations are, and it’s true. But cruise lines have become experts at up-selling auxiliary items to guests while they’re on-board to make extra profits. The last thing you want is to come home thinking you got scammed, because it takes away from feeling relaxed and recharged […]

Trip Report Day 5: Carnival Vista in Cozumel

Sometimes, you need a vacation to recover from your vacation. There’s so much to do that you wind up being on the run from sunup to sundown, exhausting yourself in the process. So every now and then, it’s nice to actually allow yourself to sleep in, which is what we did this morning. Admittedly, my […]