LATEST ARTICLES

medicine

How to Bring Prescriptions on a Cruise

More people than ever have the need to bring prescription medicines along with them on their cruise. Of course, that brings up the question...
Oysters on a plate

21 Restaurants Within Walking Distance of the Port of New Orleans...

After Mardi Gras, New Orleans is most famous for its food. From gumbo to jambalaya to etouffee, the city has everything you want to...

Answered: How Much Cash Should You Take On a Cruise?

Figuring out how much cash to take on a cruise is a big question that many cruisers -- especially first timers -- have before...

Review: Cruise Day-Trip to Chankanaab Park, Cozumel

Second only to Nassau, Cozumel is the most popular cruise stop in the Caribbean. Each year millions of cruise passengers call on the port....
Cash

Daily Gratuity (Tipping) Amounts for Major Cruise Lines

No subject in cruising causes more conversation (ok, disagreement) than tipping. Gone are the days where you were expected to give a tip to the...
A cruise ship in a stormy port

9 Surprising Things Travel Insurance Covers on a Cruise (And 3...

While cruising is often considered an affordable vacation, don't make the mistake of thinking it's cheap. Between cruise fares, flights, port fees, taxes, excursions,...

Carnival Cruise Full Beer Menu (With Prices)

Thirsty for some suds while you sail? You're not alone. Having a beer may as well be considered the national pastime of taking a...

Port Guide: Progreso, Mexico

Taking a short cruise from Galveston or New Orleans? Then the chances are high that you'll be making a stop in Progreso, Mexico. A port...
medicine

9 Essential Medical Items to Bring On Your Cruise

Packing smart can make all the difference in the enjoyment of your cruise. When you have something ailing and you're stuck in the middle...
Nassau

8 Restaurants Near the Nassau Cruise Pier

Want to get off the ship in Nassau for a bite to eat... but don't want to travel far? Luckily there are a number...