Luggage sitting at the airport

11 Must-Have Travel Items to Keep Your Stuff Safe

When you are on a cruise, crime is usually the furthest thing from your mind. Unfortunately, that attitude can make for easy pickings by...
Carnival versus Royal Caribbean

Carnival vs. Royal Caribbean: Which Cruise Line Is More Expensive?

Carnival and Royal Caribbean are without a doubt the two largest players in cruising. Both cruise lines serve ports around the country, from New...
Heatmap of cruise prices

2,506 Cruises Studied… Here’s the Cheapest Day to Sail (And MUCH...

If you're anything like most cruisers, then you look for a great deal when booking your cruise. From "kids sail free" to 30% discounts...
Carnival ship whale tail

Cruise Prices Have FALLEN For Years. Here’s How Much…

These days, everything gets more expensive, right? From going out to eat to watching a movie to buying a gallon of milk, we're used...
Carnival Vista in port

Carnival Vista Sailing From Galveston in 2018

It was just about 15 years ago when the Port of Galveston stepped onto the scene as a cruise port. Since then, it has...
Oasis of the Seas

The World’s Largest Cruise Ship Compared to Famous Places… Part 2

Several months ago, we brought readers an article that compared the largest cruise ship in the world -- Royal Caribbean's Oasis of the Seas...
Cash

Careful! 8 of the Biggest Rip-Offs in Cruising

Without a doubt, cruising offers one of the greatest values in vacations. You can have an entire vacation, complete with room, food, entertainment, and...
Passport

Cruise 101: Getting a Passport for Your Cruise

One of the greatest things about cruising is that it offers a chance for international travel, without many of the headaches. There's no need...
Cruise ship at sea

Carnival Rolling Out Staggered Check-In to More Ports

Since first being tested a little over a year ago, Carnival's staggered check-in has proven to be a big hit. Now it is rolling...
Ship from the beach

8 Must-Have Cruise Gadgets for Your Next Trip

Part of the fun of heading out on a cruise? Shopping for all the things you need before your trip. From a new outfit...