The Exciting Future for the Disney Cruise Line

The Disney Cruise Line has been an excellent, family-friendly option for those wishing to experience a vacation on the high seas since the mid 90s. Since 2012, little has changed for the company’s signature fleet, with the same four ships being the only choice for those who want to wave hello to Mickey Mouse on their way to a themed, extravagant dinner (and, let’s be real, who doesn’t want that?). However, recent news has been flowing over from Disney about some major changes that are planned for their trademark cruise line. Read more [...]
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4 Reasons to Take a Chance with Your Cruise’s On-Board Health and Wellness Programs

Among the belly flop competitions, silent dance parties, and bingo games, many cruise ships also offer passengers the opportunity to attend various on-board health and wellness programs while at sea. It’s easy to blow off these events as “not for me” but there are a few great reasons to consider going to that brow bar event or fitness seminar. Read more [...]
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When Rain Threatens Your Cruise Ship Excursion

One of the most fun parts of planning a cruise is deciding what excursions to book, like a day at the beach, strolling through local markets, visiting ruins and historic sites, or spending a day snorkeling and diving in nearby waters. But what happens when your excursion is rained out? Read more [...]
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Why Choose a Cruise Line with a Private Island

As more of the big-name cruise lines arrange private island access for their Caribbean sailing guests, you might be wondering what the big draw is. After all, many of the cruises already visit ports of call where beach excursions are offered. Learn what these private island experiences offer you that ordinary excursions can't. Read more [...]
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Tips for Solo Cruisers

Maybe you’re part of a couple where one person loves cruising and the other doesn’t. Or perhaps you’re a single person with plenty of vacation time who likes to get away from it all without being away from it all. There are lots of reasons people enjoy single cruising. Whether you’re an expert solo cruiser or this will be your first sailing, here are some ways to make your trip more enjoyable. Read more [...]
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A Mini Capsule Wardrobe: The Answer to Your Formal Night Needs

Preparing for your cruise’s formal night can seem daunting if you’re not typically the “dress up” type. After all, in many cases, you’ll enjoy dinner and then change afterward to continue your evening activities. But with a formal night capsule wardrobe, you can pack light and look great. Read more [...]