Dining Review: Orchid Garden & Sushi Bar on Norwegian Gem

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I fell in love with Norwegian’s Asian-fusion restaurant, Orchid Garden, on a cruise I took on the Norwegian Gem. The same restaurant or similar can be found on most of Norwegian’s ships, but always by a different name. One of the reasons I loved it is because it’s one of Norwegian’s few complimentary specialty restaurants, and […]

26 Things to Do at Half Moon Cay

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If your cruise calls at Half Moon Cay, Bahamas, there are dozens of things to do. And the best part about this port stop is that you can spend as little or as much as you’d like because the food and basic drinks are included in the price of your cruise.  Where is Half Moon […]

Celebrity Cruises Details 2024 Galapagos Islands Schedule

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Celebrity Cruises has announced its Galapagos Islands schedule for 2023. In January 2024, guests can set sail aboard one of the line’s three intimate Galapagos ships — Celebrity Flora, Celebrity Xpedition, and Celebrity Xploration — on one of six carefully-curated seven-night itineraries. “The Galapagos islands are indescribably beautiful, and an instant reminder of what a wonderful world we have,’” […]

Cruise News Today — February 4, 2022 [VIDEO]

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Two Ships Leaving The Carnival Fleet Carnival Cruise Line has announced that two more Fantasy-class ships are leaving the fleet — Carnival Ecstasy and Sensation. As previously announced, Carnival Spirit will replace Ecstasy in Jacksonville, but it turns out that’s a temporary move for sailings from March 7 to April 9. After that, the next two cruises from Jacksonville have been canceled, […]