Checklist for Travellers

Carry On Items

As you near your departure for your cruise, you’ll need to pack for your trip. These are the suggested items to have in your carry-on luggage (NOT to pack into your checked luggage). I’ve included items for both arriving the same day you board as well as if you will be arriving a day early. […]

LOTS of ways to have fun!

Thanks to Susan “Smitty” Price and Priceless Cruising for setting this cruise up for us! We had a wonderful time! On a cruise you can have fun, wherever you are … in an inside cabin … onboard, looking at the water … at Mayan ruins … in the dining room … at the beach … playing pirates […]

American Queen Steamboat Review

We recently returned from a 9-day cruise on the American Queen Steamboat, round trip from New Orleans from Feb. 22nd to March 1, 2014. The weather in some of the ports was rather ‘brisk,’ but the cruise itself was WONDERFUL, with stops in St. Francisville, Nachez, Vicksburg and Plantation Row. There are a number of […]
Arctic Chapel - Tromso

Cruising with Hurtigruten

When you say the word “cruise,” one typically thinks of a BIG cruise ship that holds anywhere from 2000 to 6000 guests and features Broadway style entertainment and lavish midnight buffets. However, there are a number of cruise lines that walk away from this kind of mainstream cruising concept and provide a different kind of […]
Norwegian Pearl Haven Courtyard

Norwegian Pearl Ship Inspection

As travel agents, we are often invited onboard a ship for a ‘ship inspection.’ This consists of a tour of the ship, which includes seeing the suites and prime cabins as well as regular cabins. We also get to see the public spaces and have lunch onboard. The hopes are that we will be impressed […]