Category | Cruises

Sailing Solo

Posted on 29 July 2014

By Mary Alice Kellogg “Whenever I find myself growing grim around the mouth, whenever it is damp, drizzly November in my soul… then I account it high time to get… Continue reading »

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Disney Dreams Do Come True: A Family Vacation and a Fairytale Wedding

Posted on 17 June 2014

By Liliane Opsomer Known for their classic early-20th-century vessels, Disney raised expectations when launching the Disney Dream in 2011. I had been a happy customer when sailing on the Disney… Continue reading »

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Aboard Hurtigruten’s Norway Coastal Cruise

Posted on 14 January 2014

By Monique Burns From the rugged frontier outpost of Kirkenes, a stone’s throw from the Russian border, south to Bergen, gateway to the western fjords, Norway’s coast stretches some 2,500… Continue reading »

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Buenos Aires to Rio by Ship

Posted on 19 June 2012

By Eleanor Berman A cruise beginning in Buenos Aires and ending in Rio sounded like a sure winner, and Samba Rhythms, aboard the Regent Seven Seas Mariner, lived up to… Continue reading »

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Europe from the Rail of a Cruise Ship

Posted on 23 August 2011

  By Eleanor Berman I had never been a great fan of cruises—too much food, too little time anywhere used to be my mantra. But itineraries like my recent 14-day… Continue reading »

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Crystal Cruises: The Floating Executive Suite

Posted on 18 May 2011

By Ian Keown “This was a wonderful opportunity to get up to speed with my computer skills,” exclaims Boston-based lawyer Jay Grayson, enthusing about his private software lessons — aboard… Continue reading »

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Alaska: Where the Good Life Meets the Wild Life

Posted on 26 April 2011

by Ian Keown Veteran cruisers who have circumnavigated the atolls of Polynesia and slithered on the ice of Antarctica often scoff at Southeastern Alaska (“the waters are too calm,” “you’re… Continue reading »

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Take Two: Celebrity Eclipse vs Royal Caribbean Allure of the Seas

Posted on 18 April 2011

By Gerrie Summers I used to think of mega cruise ships as floating hotels.  Now a better description would be floating destinations.   With all that is being offered onboard, one… Continue reading »

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Big Ships, Little Ships: Royal Caribbean vs Seabourn

Posted on 01 March 2011

By Mary Alice Kellogg As one who loves to go down to the sea in ships – any ship, as long as I don’t have to steer it and there… Continue reading »

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Win a 5-Day Bahamas Cruise For 4 and 2 nights at Wild Dunes in Charleston, a $4,500 value.

Posted on 21 April 2010

Sorry, our contest to win a Bahamas cruise on Carnival Cruise Lines and two nights at Wild Dunes resort has just ended. But check back next week, a new contest… Continue reading »

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