Category: Cruise Tips

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 […]

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.

Debunking the Biggest Cruise Myths »

As the cruise industry continues to grow at a feverish pace, some of the old myths, misunderstandings

7 awesome perks of sailing with a luxury cruise line »

There are lots of cool perks that come with cruising on a luxury ship. Beyond the gourmet meals and private shore excursions, though, what really defines the experience is the service.

Crystal Cruises to make maiden voyage through Northwest Passage »

Crystal Cruises aims to be the first cruise ship company to launch a maiden voyage through the Northwest Passage in two years and will navigate the waterways lined with glaciers and fjords.

10 tips for your cruise vacation »

Here are some ways to make the most of this alternative way to travel