Answered: What Time Should I Get to the Cruise Port?

When should you arrive at the cruise port to board your cruise? After all, you likely want to get your vacation started as soon...
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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...
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Carnival Drops Testing Requirement on Cruises Under 6 Days

Another day, another major cruise line announcing that it is dropping the requirement for testing... at least on some of its cruises. Following the announcement...
15 things under $10 for a cruise

15 Things Under $10 to Have For Your Next Cruise

Packing for a cruise? Everyone knows to pack the typical items -- a swimsuit, a toothbrush, and some comfy sandals. But what about a...
Norwegian Prima

It’s Here! Norwegian Cruise Line Welcomes Norwegian Prima

It's an exciting day for Norwegian Cruise Line and the line's loyal fans. After years of anticipation, NCL is welcoming its first new ship...
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Royal Caribbean Relaxes Testing Rules… Are Vaccines Next?

Earlier this month, the CDC made a major move in cruising. It retired its voluntary program providing the rules and protocols for ships to...
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Can I Get Off a Cruise Early in Another Port? (Partial...

Note: The following article is intended for U.S. citizens sailing round trip itineraries from U.S. ports. The rules discussed may not apply for other...
Cruising Alaska

Complete Guide to Taking an Alaskan Cruise

When it comes to cruising, there is nothing quite like sailing to Alaska. It's difficult to explain exactly what it's like to sail to...

7 (Legit) Ways to Cruise for Free… That Most People Don’t...

https://youtu.be/lTRl2pZKUmw The only thing better than taking a cruise? What about taking a free cruise? And I'm not talking about secretly sneaking yourself onto the...
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Complete Guide to Cruising From Port Canaveral

While Miami might take the title of "Cruise Capital of the World," many people don't realize that Port Canaveral near Orlando is right with...