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Bionic Bar Ovation of the Seas

How To Enjoy Your Cruise Without Adding Unwanted Pounds

Everyone enjoys vacations and many are even willing to go on a diet beforehand just to look fabulous in that new outfit or at the pool. and everyone equally abhors the post-vacation diet that not only marks the end of vacation but also the end of fabulous meals delivered to your table. But you can follow just a few tips while on vacation to not only enjoy your cruise but also to eliminate that pesky post cruise diet. Water Can Be Magic We have all heard the health professionals preaching that Read more [...]
Royal Caribbean Carousel

How To Introduce Your Children To The Joys Of A Cruise

Not every child is a good traveler and not every child is going to like the idea of going on a cruise. Your child might have heard from a friend about a boring experience or there might be a phobia of being on the water that he or she is not comfortable disclosing to you. But there are a few tips that you can employ to make your kids first cruise experience enjoyable for them and by extension for you. Participation In Planning Every child likes to feel involved and even in control of some part Read more [...]

How To Make Your Cruise Memorable

Going on any vacation is about getting away from home and your daily grind. You have an array of activities, numerous dining options and exotic ports of call to explore. So why not choose to make the most of your next cruise vacation? Take the opportunity to step completely out of your comfort zone during your next cruise to create some unforgettable memories. Try New Cuisine Most cruise ships offer a great variety when it comes to both meal and snack options. And the best part is that the food Read more [...]
Booking a last-minute cruise

Go Big or Stay Home When Selecting Your Next Cruise

If you are the type of traveler who wants to have the biggest and best experience possible, then a mega cruise ship is the place for your next vacation. You will have more choices and opportunities for excitement and adventure than many towns offer, and they will all be within the confines of this floating colossus. There is never the need to worry about driving, calling an Uber or simply having nothing to do because these ships are hopping twenty-four hours a day, from the time you board until the Read more [...]

Items to Add to Your Cruise Packing List

Even most first-time cruiser have a pretty good grasp on the essentials that will be needed. But it is only after several cruises that you have the full picture of all of the added necessities for a successful and relaxing vacation onboard a ship with thousands of other people. Adding these few small items will not only make your trip more enjoyable but it will make you appear to be the seasoned pro who others come to for advice and information. Your Cup Runneth Over Most people are used to a Read more [...]

Packing Tips to Make Your Cruise a Breeze

Packing a weeks’ worth of clothing and other personal items can become a little daunting, especially when you know that your cabin space is going to be fairly limited. But if you are willing to plan ahead and pick up a few specific items to add to your suitcase, your packing and storage woes can be a thing of the past. Packing for a Tropical Cruise Fortunately, most of the attire for a tropical destination is lightweight and requires very little space. Shorts and summer shirts can be rolled Read more [...]