Cruises for the Entire Family

Cruise ships are not commonly thought of as family vacation vessels. However, there are a fair amount of cruises, like Carnival’s “fun ships” targeted at fulfilling just this purpose. Look at it this way: you know the kids are not going that far, unless of course they have gone overboard. Also, there is a little bit of something for everyone in all age groups. From adults, to teens, to kids, there is are coordinated activities as well as focused facilities for all of the different age groups. You can rest assured that no one will be bored on a family cruise. For parents there are the usual activities. Your rest, relaxation and rejuvenation is certainly the focus and you can spend all the time you’d … Continued

Book A Cruise For Less

So you’ve always wanted to take a dream cruise vacation.  Maybe it’s one of those things that wound up on the back burner, but you’ve started to believe that you just won’t be able to save up the money to take yourself and the spouse, or the whole family, on such a trip.  Think again. The cruise industry is growing faster than ever, and with this huge expansion comes more opportunities to save money on special cruise deals.  With more vacationers taking to the seas cruise lines are growing larger and can afford to offer special discounts to customers to get more people hooked on this luxury style of vacationing.  Those looking for a cruise vacation can make a few smart decisions and save themselves … Continued

Cruise Destinations

When someone thinks about cruises, they often think about the balmy beaches of the Caribbean or Hawaii. However, there are lots of other places that people do not often think of that are great places to go on cruises. Cruises are not just for beach side relaxing, but can be used for all kinds of other expeditions in all different types of climates, and even some beach front places that you would not ordinarily think of. Here are outlined some beautiful cruise vacation destinations that you would not ordinarily plan in to your itinerary. The Greek islands are a beautiful vacation spot, and while they are definitely not left off of people’s vacation agendas, they are not very often associated with the idea of cruises. … Continued

Cruise Essentials


Whether you’re a veteran of high seas adventures or this is your first cruise, you need to be sure to pack appropriately to achieve a truly amazing cruise journey.  Most cruise lines  help you by providing checklists of tasks to complete before disembarking; on your cruise however, there may be essential items you need to bring that the cruise lines have no way of knowing about. There’s a good chance you’ll be onboard the cruise ship for several consecutive days in a row so if you forget something important, you may have to buy it on the ship or at a port of call for a much higher price (if you’re fortunate enough to find what you’re looking for). There may be items that are … Continued