Trip Report: Viking Sky Day 4 – Kirkwall, Orkney Islands

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It was a cloudy morning when we docked in Kirkwall, Orkney Islands, Scotland today. Actually, it stayed cloudy for the rest of the day and threatened to rain, but never quite did. In fact, the most I noticed was some mist in the air, which was a nice surprise from what the forecasted weather was. […]

9 Ways to Get Sick on a Cruise


No one wants to think about getting sick on a cruise vacation. Although ships go above and beyond to maintain a clean and safe environment for guests, there are still threats to health that just cannot be controlled. Luckily, there are things you can do to avoid these ways of getting sick. 1. Too Much […]