Galveston hotel

7 Galveston Hotels with Cruise Shuttles

Headed for a cruise in Galveston?Staying on the island before or after your cruise is highly recommended. Galveston is one of the most historic...

Luggage and Baggage Rules for Taking a Cruise

If you're taking a cruise, chances are you're going to pack a little more than a toothbrush. So you no doubt have a few...
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Guide to Carnival’s “Staggered” Check-in

There was a major problem when it comes to getting on a cruise ship, and Carnival has sought to fix it.If you've taken a...
Alcohol bottles in a cruise bar

Explained: Duty-Free Shopping and Bringing Alcohol/Cigarettes Back from a Cruise

When it comes taxes and duties, don't feel alone if you're left confused. The labyrinth of regulations and rules regarding what is taxed and...