Cruise

Post Covid Cruising | Is the Future of Cruising Dead?

Was it so long ago we were waving “Bon Voyage” from a cruise ship departing its port onto the open waters of the sea for adventures that await? Will we see those days again? Finally, after more than a year of cruise ships patiently waiting for the opportunity to welcome
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UnCruise Ship and passengers1 Photo Melody Wren
UnCruise in the Aquarium of the World

Rain spattered my cheeks, a warm wind gently wafted and the sound of distant barking and braying of sea lions could be heard. 6:45 yoga on the top deck welcomed many of us to the Sea of Cortes. The instructor introduced herself and said “we stop for nature so if
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Cruise ship at port in Falmouth Jamaica. Why not stay aboard and explore without the crowds?
Going to Sea: Tips For First Time Cruisers

Cruising can be a fantastic family vacation. It is a great way to visit multiple destinations from the comfort of a 5-star floating hotel. The cruise experience itself, however, can require some navigating. Hidden costs, seasickness and long elevator queues can make for an unsatisfying experience. My family embarked on
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Thrill Seekers Never Have to Get off the Boat With These Cool Cruise Attractions!
Thrill Seekers Never Have to Get off the Boat With These Cool Cruise Attractions!

Cruise vacations have come a long way since the days of retired seniors’ trips. Now cruise lines are looking for new ways to add “the coolest experience at sea” to be able to stand out from the rest of the pack. Families who are looking for a different vacation experience
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Run Away to the Seas Where Kids Sail Free

Imagine being able to wake up in a new destination each day and exploring your surroundings in a different city or country for a week. Unpack your belongings once and discover new adventures each day. Cruising the open seas offers a different type of vacation experience and can be a
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Family Cruise – Sailing Away While Mom & Dad Play

Every family wants to take at least one memorable trip together, you know when the kids are old enough to appreciate it and while mom and dad can still keep up with their young, energetic counterparts. But where to begin? What to choose? Why not a cruise? There are plenty
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The Disney Fantasy docks at Castaway Cay
Magical Disney Cruising Aboard the Disney Fantasy

I bumped into Captain Hook on the way to dinner one evening, just after my girls and I chatted with Peter Pan on the staircase. So I wasn’t at all surprised to get a hug from Goofy as he emerged from the elevator. There’s something magical about Disney that affects
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Kids Sail Free on Crystal Cruises Promotion
Kids Sail Free on Crystal Cruises

Luxury cruising and family vacation don’t always go together, but when it comes to the Kids Sail Free on Crystal Cruises promotion, they come together in a big way! On summer itineraries sailing between Vancouver and Anchorage, Alaska, children under 17 will have free fares on a third berth when two adult
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disney magic exterior
A Magical Day Aboard the Disney Magic

Twenty minutes into lunch at Lumiere’s, the French inspired Beauty and the Beast restaurant aboard the Disney Magic, I settle into the pleasant hum of friends, food, and good conversation, pleasantly surprised to find myself totally relaxed on this 11-deck cruise ship. I think that’s part of the magic. When
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Splash and Dash
Splash and Dash: Shore Excursions in the Western Caribbean

In times past, I considered myself the queen of the layover…cramming whirlwind adventures into the hours we had in any given city before flying off for the next leg of the journey. It was exciting and fun; a little amuse bouche to give me the hunger to come back and
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