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cruise trends for 2017

Cruise Trends for 2017: What’s Worth Checking Out

Every year, it seems like we see new trends in cruising, and this year is proving to be no different. We’ve been checking out what’s hot in the cruise world already for 2017, and it seems like travelers are enjoying every opportunity to take advantage of fresh experiences and comforts that cruise companies are providing. Cruise trends for 2017 include innovative directions in destinations and vessels, along with emerging movements in cruise focus and pricing. Read more [...]
top places for whale watching in the united states

Top Places for Whale Watching in the United States: Spring 2017 Whale Watching

In one of our recent posts, we told you about some whale-watching cruises you can take in the Seattle area to see whales up close, including Orcas and Gray Whales. Today, we want to share some other destinations in the United States that will also offer a great glimpse of the majestic ocean creatures, but only until about early-April and then the large ocean animals will nearly disappear until late fall. Read more [...]
how to find the best cruise deals

How to Find the Best Cruise Deals for 2017

You may very well have the perfect method for scoring the top cruise deals, but if you don’t, we’ll give you a little tried and true advice – at least as tried and true as travel booking advice can be in today’s fast-evolving industry – that will help you land a super deal on a cruise to somewhere sensational. From automobile and warehouse club memberships to opt-in emails and simply knowing the right time to book for discounts, we’ll show you how to find the best cruise deals for 2017. Read more [...]
How to choose a stateroom on a cruise ship

How to Choose a Stateroom on a Cruise Ship

Your room on a cruise ship can almost be anything you want it to be: budget and simple so you have more money to spend on experiences at home or away, or grand and luxurious so your cruise is surely one to go down in your personal history. If you’re already sure you want a slashed-price stateroom or an elegant cabin, you might not need to know about the differences between the 2. Read more [...]

Booking Priceline Cruises: Is it Worth It?

There are many ways to find discounted cruises, including consulting with travel agencies, checking automobile associations, and scouring specials on booking websites. One booking site in particular offer amazing deals if travelers agree to certain restrictions (which is often necessary anyway for the lowest passage) and if they wait until the last minute to book (not literally, but pretty last-minute for travel). That booking website is Priceline and it’s offering some outstanding opportunities to cruise for the lowest prices anywhere – guaranteed! Read more [...]

AdventureSmith Explorations’ Small Ship Cruises of Hawaii

Want to see Hawaii at a slow pace? One that allows you to intimately examine crashing waterfalls and sandy beaches, and that beckons you to linger on coffee farms and explore through lush rainforests? Consider seeing Hawaii from a small ship cruise with AdventureSmith Explorations. Read more [...]