In light of what's a very contentious topic on many cruise forums and groups, my goal with this article is to compile accurate facts and data regarding the tipping and prepaid gratuities of cruise ship employees in an unbiased and factual manner.
New to cruising? This article is for you. I share some tips that I've learned over the past 18 years of cruising to help you have the best cruise experience.
If you're cruising from the Port of Miami and need something to do the day before, this little itinerary will entice you with a quaint area, great beaches, and amazing food suggestions.
I always intend to write a blog post review at the end of each cruise and then fail to do it. But this cruise warranted a post as it was our best one yet! Read on to discover what you'll find onboard this ship and what to expect during your 12-day cruise to the Southern Caribbean.
The Barbados cruise port at Bridgetown gave us beaches galore, a surprising first impression and a series of good second impressions.
Packing for a cruise vacation can be exciting but also a bit confusing for first-time travelers. These cruise essentials will make packing a breeze and help you get the most out of the storage space in your cabin.
The St. Thomas cruise port in the U.S. Virgin Islands has become even more of a shopper’s mecca than ever before.
The cruise port at Mahogany Bay on the island of Roatan is a quiet oasis for western Caribbean visitors.
Having a cruise holiday can be great fun, but can you have just as much fun when you take a baby on board the ship with you? Yes, you can; just make sure you plan ahead of time.
After a couple of cruises, you learn which rooms are best. To save you from making the same trial-and-error mistakes I have, here are my tips on how to pick the best cabin the first time around.
Here’s my review of the Norwegian Cruise Lines (NCL) Breakaway and how it compares to the NCL Gem, one of my favorite ships.
Craving caffeine on your cruise, but not sure where to get it? These tips will help you navigate your way to a good cuppa.
Want to make the best of your Baltic cruise? These tips will help you plan your cruise to make the best of every port and your pre- and post-cruise time
Florida cruise ports are the starting point for many Caribbean cruises. But they also have plenty of their own attractions for people who have a little time before and after their cruises.