Costa Maya Cruise Port: What To Do While Visiting By Ship

When many cruisers take a look at their itineraries, they often pass over the Costa Maya cruise port as just another stop they are unfamiliar with. However, there is a lot to do in this Caribbean port.  Costa Maya is quickly climbing the list of best cruise stops in the Caribbean. Once you visit, you […]

Final Farewell: Remembering Carnival Ecstasy in 2022 [PHOTOS]

As hard as it is for many of us to imagine, Carnival Ecstasy has made one last passenger trip before exiting the Carnival Cruise Line fleet. Carnival Ecstasy Specifications Saying Farewell to Carnival Ecstasy Carnival Cruise Line announced in February 2022 that Carnival Ecstasy would be leaving the fleet after a 31-year run as one […]

4 Water Sports and Activities Everyone Should Try on a Cruise

ripcord skydiving flowrider surfing

As your cruise vacation approaches, trying out water sports or cruising on the sea is an excellent way to freshen up. We have compiled just the right list for you if you are looking for some water sports. Whether you like challenges that give you an adrenaline kick or you prefer sports that are easy […]

Money-Saving Hacks for Your Next Cruise Vacation to Australia

sydney australia celebrity cruises

For many people, a cruise is the ultimate dream holiday, but it is also one that they assume is going to be out of their budget. When you combine this with a trip to a lifetime location such as Australia it is easy for travelers to assume that they are going to be outpriced before […]

Last Look: Remembering Carnival Sensation [PHOTOS]

carnival sensation lido deck pool

Carnival Cruise Line announced in early 2022 that it will bid farewell to Carnival Sensation, the third in the line’s highly successful Fantasy-class which has been retired after nearly 30 years of service to the company. Carnival Sensation Specifications Year built: 1993 Length: 855 feet Beam: 103 feet Gross Tonnage: 70,067 Double occupancy: 2,052 Maximum […]

Virgin Voyages’ Scarlet Lady: Pre-Cruise Planning

scarlet lady bimini

I was a winner of the Shipload of Love Contest that Virgin Voyages sponsored, which consisted of making a video of somebody who was my COVID hero. That person was my husband. As soon as we received notification of the win way back in May 2021, we started perusing the cruises that were offered to […]

Overview: Cruise Line Stock Benefits for Shareholders

drone photo multiple ships nassau bahamas

Listen to the original article: Most cruise line stocks come with benefits for the shareholder that many people are unaware of. In this article, we are going to focus on Carnival Corporation (CCL), Royal Caribbean Group (RCCL), and Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings (NCLH). READ MORE: 5 Reasons This Might Be The Perfect Time To Buy […]

Review: Dining at Cagney’s Steakhouse on Norwegian Cruise Line

cagney's norwegian epic

Cagney’s Steakhouse is not only Wine Spectator’s 2020 Restaurant Awards Winner, but it also received the Wine Spectator Award of Excellence from 2018-2021. That should be a hint that this popular steakhouse must not be missed. The Cagney’s Dining Experience Due to its popularity, guests might consider making reservations for Cagney’s online before boarding. If […]

What It’s Like Cruising Norwegian During COVID

norwegian epic exterior

Norwegian Cruise Line arguably has some of the more restrictive COVID protocols among most of the cruise lines. The line’s pre-cruise requirements help ensure a safe sailing for all guests. All passengers, no matter their age, must be fully vaccinated and must have completed the full dose 14 days prior to embarkation. And currently, through […]

Norwegian Epic: Cruise Ship Overview [PHOTOS]

norwegian epic exterior

Norwegian Epic sailed into the cruise world in 2010, bringing several innovative features onboard. Staterooms for solo travelers, three bowling lanes, a 24-hour grill, large outdoor waterslides, and the elimination of oceanview staterooms created excitement for this new vessel, the third-largest cruise ship when it was launched. The Haven, Norwegian’s popular ship-within-a-ship concept, originated on the […]