Before the Departure

The first thing to do when planning a cruise is to select a travel date and a destination. The timing of the trip should be kept in mind when choosing the destination. Read travel brochures and compare the different cruise destinations. Also browsing some images and reading through reviews might help in picking out the [...]

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Top Cruise Activities

There’s more to cruises than visiting exotic ports. Being aboard is an experience as itself, because there are so many things to do on a cruise ship. Experience Being In A Floating City Cruise ships have been likened to floating hotels. Nowadays, though, these ships are so large and are packed with so many things [...]

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The First Day Aboard the Cruise Ship – Part I

On the first day of the trip, cruisers will be welcomed by a large crowd of voyagers upon their arrival at the terminal. It is highly recommended for the cruisers to come in a bit earlier than the scheduled time of departure in order to avoid a long queue. Having a lot of extra time [...]

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The First Day Aboard the Cruise Ship – Part II

A cruise ship has been described as both a floating hotel and a floating city. Once the cruisers step aboard a cruise ship, they will be welcomed by a grand maze of walkways, levels, and corridors that lead to different rooms, halls, and cabins. Some cruisers might be overwhelmed by this but it is recommended [...]

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The First Day Aboard the Cruise Ship – Part III

The kinds of cruise ships available nowadays are so huge and so complex that they contain several levels, numerous walkways, many rooms, and a lot of other establishments such as a gym, a restaurant, a sport complex, and a shopping mall. Most cruisers are easily overwhelmed by the huge space and the numerous facilities that [...]

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Long Cruises: Time for Relaxation and Activities

For those who have the time and means, a long cruise on the open sea is a wonderful way to make friends, relax, and explore new places. If you don’t have the time for several week adventure, there are also shorter ‘long’ cruises available. Carnival offers five to seven-day cruises that leave from San Diego [...]

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Four Day Cruise Vacations

Sailing to a spectacular place will definitely take more than just a day.  Unpacking and familiarizing with the ship will already take up so much time that there might not be enough left to do much else. Thus, four-day cruises were created. Just recently, Carnival Cruise Lines made announcements that they are expanding their offerings [...]

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One-Day Cruises

There are many people who dream of going on a cruise but find that they do not have the luxury of time to do so. Cruises that last for three days or more may take up too much time. Thus, it’s good that there are now one-day cruises that busy people can take advantage of. [...]

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Cruise Options for the Winter Season

People who want to try something other than snow-related activities during the winter can always go on a cruise. Most people from the United States and the rest of the Northern Hemisphere have the tendency to forget that there are some places in the world that maintains a warm weather from October up to March. [...]

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Cruise Options for the Summer Season

Summer cruises are still the most popular cruises for most people. Families enjoy summer cruises because they get to enjoy a fine-weathered vacation with their kids. There are over a hundred summer cruise options for vacationers. A lot of people opt for cruises that either sail from San Diego to Baja Mexico or from Vancouver [...]

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