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10 Essential Packing Tips for Your Next Cruise »

Angela Vogel, shares her 10 essential packing tips. Even the most experienced cruiser might learn a thing or two — such as why you might need duct tape

Regent Seven Seas Cruises Introduces Seven Seas Explorer, Most Luxurious Ship Ever Built »

Debuting in summer 2016, the 56,000 gross-registered ton, all-suite, all-balcony ship will carry just 750 guests, boasting the highest space ratio in the cruise industry. Designed to be the most luxurious ship ever built, every inch of the vessel will evoke elegance and grace.

10 Reasons Travel Agents Are Better Than the Internet »

Not only can they do things the Internet can’t, but they also still collect a lot of their fees from vendors, which means… best part, they don’t even charge you! Which is why we’ve compiled these 10 reasons you might want to go old-school and let a travel agent plan your next trip.

Cruise Line Says Goodbye to Last Minute Cruise Deals »

During the past decade, cruise lines have built an abundance of new cruise ships that are double or triple in size compared to ships built before 2000. The growth of the cruise industry has not kept up with the added berths from the new cruise ships.

Old Ships vs. New Ships: What’s in a Cruise Ship’s Age? »

New ships always seem to get the spotlight, touting outrageous onboard additions that strive for the consumer “wow” factor. But what about their tried-and-true fleetmates — a mix of vessels that have long since paid their dues and the hot new ships from a few years back?

New England Patriots Fan Cruise! »

It is time to reserve the New England Patriots Cruise! We just have a few cabins still available.

Client can deduct incentive cruise if not ‘lavish or extravagant’ »

Travel Weekly By Mark Pestronk Q: I have been trying to sell my corporate client on the idea of offering a free cruise to its most valuable salespeople. However, the corporation’s in-house travel manager has repeatedly shot down the idea, saying that the trips would not be a tax-deductible business expense if they are on […]

5 best first-class airline cabins »

Singapore Airlines has one of the most luxurious first-class cabins in the world.

Travel Tip: What You Need to Know About Cruising in Hurricane Season »

Hurricane season officially runs from June 1 through November 30, but the weather is usually most volatile between now and late October.

Travel Tip: Getting the Best Internet Access on Cruise Ships »

Where can one find the best internet access on cruise ships? We’re at the point where it’s hard NOT to be connected when we travel.