By Bob on Feb 2, 2016 in Cruise, Cruise Tips, CruiseExpertBob, Travel, Travel Tips, Uncategorized | 0 Comments
Instead of taking up all the space in your luggage with outfits you might not wear, consider bringing travel-sized laundry detergent packets and a portable clothesline, so you can do laundry. One of CruiseSavvy.com’s cruise essentials is a plastic or cloth bag specifically for your dirty laundry, so it doesn’t get mixed with your clean clothes or make your room smell like wet bathing suits.
By Bob on Jan 20, 2016 in Cruise, Cruise Tips, CruiseExpertBob, Travel Tips | 0 Comments
You can go on a cruise for a really low price. Do you know why? Because cruise lines makes most of their money off of you once you’re on board. Selling you a $300 seven-day Caribbean cruise sounds like an absolute steal to you, but the odds of you not spending at least $500 while on board are pretty slim. And that’s a conservative measure.
By Bob on Dec 16, 2015 in ASAPS/ ASPS, Cruise, Cruise News, CruiseExpertBob, Meetings, River Cruise, Travel | 0 Comments
A luxury cruise renaissance is on its way as Crystal Cruises, Regent Seven Seas Cruises, Seabourn Cruise Line and Silversea Cruises all expand their operations from now into 2018 and beyond.
By Bob on Dec 3, 2015 in ASAPS/ ASPS, Cruise, Cruise News, CruiseExpertBob, Cruising with the Masters, Incentive Travel, Meetings, Travel, Uncategorized | 0 Comments
“It has so many options for different demographics,” said Adam Noyes, chief restaurant operations officer for Checkers and Rally’s restaurants, who’s helped plan and host 18 cruises to reward the brands’ top performers. “It’s a good solution for folks that want high activity or low activity. They can create their own experience.”
By Bob on Dec 2, 2015 in Alaska Cruise, Cruise, Cruise News, Cruise Tips, CruiseExpertBob, Europe Cruise, Incentive Travel, Meetings, New England Cruise, Travel, Travel Tips | 0 Comments
The future is in the hands of the forthcoming EDGE-class of ships. Little is yet known about this pair of vessels other than that they will be 117,000 tons and carry 2,900 guests, sizing them in between the Millennium- and Solstice-class to accommodate, “small ship itineraries with large ship amenities,” according to Celebrity. The ships will be built at STX France and be delivered in the fall of 2018 and early 2020.
By Bob on Nov 26, 2015 in ASAPS/ ASPS, Cruise, Cruise News, Cruise Tips, CruiseExpertBob, Cruising with the Masters, Europe Cruise, Incentive Travel, Meetings, Travel, Travel Tips | 0 Comments
The extravagant interiors of the 750-passenger ship are currently being readied for a big debut by three firms: ICRAVE, RTKL, and Tillberg Design. The design is filled with luxury materials, from mahogany and crystal to cashmere and Murano handblown glass.
By Bob on Nov 5, 2015 in Cruise, Cruise News, Cruise Tips, CruiseExpertBob, Europe Cruise, Meetings, Travel, Travel Tips | 0 Comments
Cruisers have two shiny new cruise ships on the East Coast to consider. Norwegian Cruise Line has unveiled its biggest cruise ship yet, Norwegian Escape, which will sail from Miami come early November. Making its U.S. debut around the same, Royal Caribbean’s Anthem of the Seas arrives in Bayonne’s Cape Liberty in NJ after a stint sailing from Southampton, U.K. Both cruise ships are packed with concept restaurants, brand partnerships, innovative entertainment options and an abundance of activities that encompass running, jumping, climbing and even flying. So how do you know which is right for you?
By Bob on Oct 16, 2015 in Alaska Cruise, Cruise, Cruise News, Cruise Tips, CruiseExpertBob, Europe Cruise, Incentive Travel, Meetings, New England Cruise, River Cruise, Travel, Travel Tips | 0 Comments
My friends have done this too, so I don’t feel so bad about this one. There’s nothing quite as disorienting as arriving at your hotel late at night and your reservation can’t be found because you booked it for the previous night.
By Bob on Aug 26, 2015 in Alaska Cruise, ASAPS/ ASPS, Cruise, Cruise News, Cruise Tips, CruiseExpertBob, Cruising with the Masters, Europe Cruise, Incentive Travel, Meetings, New England Cruise, River Cruise, Uncategorized | 0 Comments
–By Erica Silverstein, Senior Editor; updated by Gina Kramer, Associate Editor Eating well at a great restaurant is one of life’s finest indulgences, whether it’s leave-you-speechless haute cuisine or greasy, salty guilty pleasures. The good news for cruisers is you don’t have to leave dining choices behind on dry land when you set sail. Cruise […]
By Bob on Aug 24, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 Comments
Sally Black Founder and Mom Executive Officer, vacationkids Huffington Post When people find out what I do for a living, weird things often happen… Some will tilt their heads to one side and ask “Do Travel Agents still exist?” as if they were magically staring into the eyes […]