5 Great Things To Do in Nassau, Bahamas

Nassau is a popular port of call for cruise passengers. Located on New Providence Island in the Commonwealth of the Bahamas, the capital city of Nassau is a lively spot. Nassau is home to a bustling Straw Market and many duty-free shops and is connected to nearby Paradise Island via a short bridge. Both Nassau […]

Island Resort Day Pass Becoming Popular With Cruise Passengers

Going ashore off just about any cruise ship in the Caribbean can be done a number of ways.  Some choose to just walk off the ship and explore on their own, with or without plans for what to see and do.  Others go on a shore excursion, reserved and paid for in advance, to see […]

Episode: Monarch of the Seas 2010

This week Doug is aboard Royal Caribbean’s “Monarch of the Seas.”  Hear him interview passengers, people having too much fun in Senor Frogs and Steve Walters, the Piano Entertainer. Subscribe to our weekly show on iTunes. Be sure to follow us on Twitter at CruiseRadio. Powered by Podbean.com Show Questions or Comments? 1-866-874-7957 Ping list

Woman Jumps Off Ship

I have been out of town but my producer sent me an email today. I’ll go ahead and get right to it. Associated Press | MIAMI —  The U.S. Coast Guard is searching for a cruise ship passenger who reportedly jumped overboard in the Bahamas. The Coast Guard says crew members aboard Royal Caribbean’s Monarch of […]

The Yellowbird excursion- Nassau

On board the ship you have many options to choose from when it comes to in port excursions. Recently I sailed on the Carnival Sensation out of Port Canaveral, Florida. I flipped through the excursion guide and found the “yellow bird party boat,” cost 37 dollars.  Party boat?! I’m in! So we bought the excursion and […]

Trip Review “Monarch of the Seas” July 3-6, 2009 — Disembarkation Day

We heard the ship docking about 6 am and it awoke us so we knew our journey was almost over. If you want to carry your bags off, RCCL offers express departure between 730-830 am, so we decided to take advantage of that.  Breakfast was available in both dining rooms, we skipped it though to […]

Trip Review “Monarch of the Seas” July 3-6, 2009 — Day 2

After a fun afternoon and evening of meeting people yesterday, day two is here. Destination Nassau, Bahamas.  We woke about 8 am, had breakfast at the Windjammer cafe. Went for a little walk to let the food settle and then headed to the gym about 9 am.  The gym is in the very back of […]