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Episode: Ship Mate App, Viking Longships 2014 + Cruise News



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[smart_track_player url=”″ title=”Viking Longship Review” artist=”Cruise Radio” ]On this show, we talk to Editor of, Jason Leppert, about his recent sailing in Europe on Viking River Cruises. You may think that a river cruise is just for old people; it’s anything but that. Jason discusses the popularity, food, the ship, and port experience.

Four years ago Mike Jirout created a smartphone app that changed how cruise enthusiasts would get excited about their cruise vacation, by offering an interactive experience. Fast forward to 2014, Ship Mate app has almost 1-million downloads and is spreading like wildfire among cruise lovers. Hear all about this awesome app.

Stewart Chiron, The Cruise Guy® stops by with Cruise News:

  • New Royal Caribbean dining aboard Quantum-class ships
  • Carnival Freedom upgrades
  • Raw sewage on Bermuda’s beaches
  • A listener questions about the Carnival ‘kids sail free’ program

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