Oceania Cruises - Luxury Caribbean Sailings

Marina at sea (credit: Oceania Cruises)

Keeping abreast with the changes in travel expectations, Oceania Cruises have built their Caribbean travel niche in what they call “affordable luxury” and “value cruising”.  What this means in the luxury level cruising experience and what you can expect onboard and enroute during a cruise has made cruise [...]

Celebrity Cruises - Cruise the Caribbean in Style

I have always felt that cruising with Celebrity offers luxury at the best possible value in the cruise market.  The introduction of Celebrity Cruises stylish new Solstice Class of ships has reinforced Celebrity’s position as an industry leader.  The Solstice Class ships exemplify Celebrity‟s emphasis on designing stunning ships and inviting onboard experiences for discerning [...]

Seabourn: Luxe Yachting Lifestyle with Superliner Amenities

courtesy: Yachts of Seabourn

The Yachts of Seabourn has built a distinct profile for itself in providing the luxuries and ambience of the yachting world along with all the facilities of the world-class superliner. The Seabourn Sojourn is the newest addition to their fleet in 2010, and in November this sleek vessel launches from [...]

Carnival Legend - Cruise Review

This is our 6th cruise. In the past we have cruised on Royal Caribbean, Norwegian and Carnival. The legend was a bit of a disappointment. There are 3 very small swimming pools to accommodate 2,600 guests. Cigarette smoke was a serious issue in the casino, the piano bar and the sports bar. The smoke was so thick we [...]

Emerald Princess Review

This was our first cruise with Princess. We have cruised many times on a couple others and this-the Emerald Princess was far more than I anticipated. The ship was just the right size, although I didn’t even expect it to be that big. It is definitley a step above the others, service [...]

Cruise Transfers and Getting Around Old San Juan

If you are cruising from San Juan I would suggest that you consider a taxi as it will be much quicker than waiting for the cruise line bus to fill up. By the way – it will be less expensive if you are two or more [...]

Cruise Planning Time Line

Booking your cruise is the easy part; all the planning for your departure is what takes the most effort! Careful planning will help ease last minute stress and assure that you have everything you could possibly need when you are ready to set sail.

Three to Six Months Before Departure

Carnival Victory Barbados Cruise

Sailing into tranquility and paradise are easily found aboard the Carnival Victory cruise ship. Right now you can make reservations for a 14-night cruise for the price of ten. This gorgeous liner makes it their duty to treat you like royalty. You’ll be in awe the moment you step aboard into their 9-story Seven Seas [...]

Touring Barbados From Your Cruise Ship

Barbados, a tropical Island nestled in the Caribbean, is known for its tropical sunshine, puffy white clouds, crystal blue water and ten square miles of picture perfect sandy beaches. Numerous cruise ships visit the Island each week allowing passengers to get off their ship and explore this delightful place. Cruisers are greeted with [...]