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Top 10 Crazy Cruise Tips For Baby Boomers #7

Jay Lickus | Posted 06.26.2016 | Fifty
Jay Lickus

Today, we continue sailing along (Hey, another cruise pun) through my crazy cruise tips to make not only your next luxury cruise more enjoyable but your entire life as well. Quite a lofty goal, huh?

Top 10 Crazy Cruise Tips For Baby Boomers #6

Jay Lickus | Posted 06.22.2016 | Fifty
Jay Lickus

Baby Boomers, As we have moved through the first 5 of my "crazy" cruise tips we have developed a few "battle cries" to shout while we live the vacat...

TOP 10 CRAZY CRUISE TIPS FOR BABY BOOMERS #5

Jay Lickus | Posted 06.10.2016 | Fifty
Jay Lickus

Baby Boomers, OK, folks, we are at the halfway point of my list of Crazy Cruise Tips to help you, the most interesting Baby Boomer in the world, ensu...

Carnival's New Ship "Vista" Features The World's First Beer Brewery At Sea

Spencer Aronfeld | Posted 05.25.2016 | Travel
Spencer Aronfeld

The 133,500-ton Vista has a maximum passenger capacity of 4,980 and boasts what we believe is the first-ever craft beer brewery at sea.

Carnival's Cuban Crisis is Over, For Now...

Spencer Aronfeld | Posted 04.29.2016 | Travel
Spencer Aronfeld

Carnival Cruise Lines will be setting sail after all for Cuba with US passengers, regardless of where they were born, following the reversal of an ear...

Why I'm Not Cruising to Cuba with Carnival this Summer

Spencer Aronfeld | Posted 04.13.2016 | Travel
Spencer Aronfeld

Carnival Cruise Lines, the world's largest passenger cruise ship conglomerate, is certainly in a hurry to be the first of the three major U.S.-based c...

Healthy Cruising

Margaret Marshall | Posted 03.21.2016 | Healthy Living
Margaret Marshall

Vacation eating is different from everyday eating, but if you treasure your health and you think and live healthier, cruising or any vacation will be a healthy experience.

An Interview With Saxophonist Sherman Irby

Ralph A. Miriello | Posted 03.04.2016 | Arts
Ralph A. Miriello

If you have ever had a chance to catch Wynton Marsalis' Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra "live", it's a good bet you have seen the larger than life presence of Sherman Irby upfront in the saxophone section.

And The Best Cruise Ships For 2016 Are...

Cruise Critic | Posted 02.16.2016 | Travel
Cruise Critic

The winners of the 2016 Cruise Critic Cruisers' Choice Awards have been announced, naming the best cruise ships of the year, based entirely on member ...

11 Reasons to Do a Back-to-Back Cruise in 2016

Patti Morrow | Posted 12.30.2015 | Travel
Patti Morrow

I'd really never considered combining two cruises on the same ship until a friend suggested it. So why not? I did it. And I'd do it again. Here are some of the reasons why you should too.

The Newest, Most Luxurious Cruise Ships To Sail in 2016

Cruise Critic | Posted 12.10.2015 | Travel
Cruise Critic

By Colleen McDaniel, Cruise Critic Managing Editor Sailing on a new cruise ship gives you access to the newest technologies, restaurants and trends...

More Mega Cruise Ships On The Way

Spencer Aronfeld | Posted 09.25.2015 | Travel
Spencer Aronfeld

The arrival of a mega ship could double a small port's population by adding an entire city of sick people. Moreover, the larger mega cruise ships will, by having more people aboard, increase the passengers' risk of outbreaks of illnesses like the norovirus.

New Mega Ships on the Way for Carnival Cruise Line!

Spencer Aronfeld | Posted 07.30.2015 | Travel
Spencer Aronfeld

The race to sail the largest cruise ship is heating up among the world's cruise ship companies. Carnival announced its newly ordered ships will hold nearly 7,000 passengers each, making them literally floating cities.

It's Official! Cuba Is Now the Newest Addition to Carnival Cruise Line Ports of Call

Spencer Aronfeld | Posted 07.21.2016 | Travel
Spencer Aronfeld

Miami-based Carnival Cruise Line, the largest passenger cruise ship company in the world, just announced that it will begin to include Cuba as a Port of Call in May 2016. Carnival claims that when its ship, the Adonia, docks in Cuba next year, it will be the very first American cruise company to visit the island since the Cuban Embargo.

Travel Options to Cuba Expanding With Fathom, JetBlue and AirBnB

Lea Lane | Posted 07.15.2016 | Travel
Lea Lane

The president's recent moves to restore diplomatic ties, reopen embassies, and loosen rules for U.S. travel to Cuba -- combined with America's pent-up curiosity -- are prompting travel companies to jump-start connections even before the embargo is lifted.

Carnival Cruise Lines to Sail to Cuba: A Paradigm of Our Times

Yoani Sanchez | Posted 07.09.2016 | Latino Voices
Yoani Sanchez

Cubans don't appear scandalized when we talk about these floating behemoths that will arrive with sumptuousness and money, a lot of money. Rather, people calculate the benefit involved when the giant of the seas touches land and a flood of tourists descend with bulging wallets.

Drownings on Cruise Ships

Spencer Aronfeld | Posted 05.27.2016 | Travel
Spencer Aronfeld

Over 1.5 million children sail aboard cruise ships every year and there has been an alarming number of near drownings of children aboard cruise ships in the last few years.

9 Summer Cruise Deals to Snag Before They're Gone

U.S. News Travel | Posted 06.02.2015 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

Is your ideal summer vacation a trip on the open seas, where lodging, food and most onboard activities are covered in one fee? Then it's likely you've considered a cruise. The thing is, so have many other people at this time of year.

Man Overboard! Cruise Ship Passengers Lost at Sea

Spencer Aronfeld | Posted 05.02.2015 | Travel
Spencer Aronfeld

Every cruise ship passenger's worst nightmare is the fear of falling or being pushed overboard. While the cruise industry likes to downplay the frequency of these events -- as well as their ability to prevent them.

5 Wonderful Cruises to Take the Kids on Now

MiniTime | Posted 04.12.2015 | Travel
MiniTime

Gigantic waterparks, exciting kids' clubs, and spectacular evening shows are just some of the many cool attractions cruise ships have to offer family travelers.

The Best Cruise Lines of 2014

Cruise Critic | Posted 01.18.2015 | Travel
Cruise Critic

Cruise Critic, the world's largest online cruise resource, has just released its 7th Annual Editors' Picks Awards, showcasing the year's best of the best in cruise travel. The 18 awards were hand-picked by Cruise Critic's editorial staff, experts in the field who have a combined 100 years of cruise experience.

Cruise Ships and Ebola

Spencer Aronfeld | Posted 12.22.2014 | Miami
Spencer Aronfeld

This week's incident raises serious questions as to how the cruise industry should prepare to tackle a potential Ebola outbreak at sea.

8 On-the-Go Food and Travel Tips

Margaret Marshall | Posted 09.06.2014 | Travel
Margaret Marshall

Your vacation will remain more pleasurable when you enjoy your food without being stuffed. You'll sleep better, feel terrific, and be energetic and lively throughout the entire trip.

Will Carnival's Passengers Triumph in Court?

Spencer Aronfeld | Posted 05.06.2014 | Miami
Spencer Aronfeld

Dozens of the passengers who were aboard Carnival Cruise Line's Triumph last year when a fire left the ship disabled and adrift in the Gulf of Mexico ...

Cruise Trends and Deals for 2014!

Stewart Chiron | Posted 05.06.2014 | Travel
Stewart Chiron

That's terrific news for consumers because that means more options and better deals. Several more new cruise ships will debut this year than 2013, which yielded the smallest crop in decades.