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VIDEO – Star Princess Review: Activities

Check out our latest review and tour series from onboard Princess Cruises‘ Star Princess. In this video, we check out the ship’s activities: The Sanctuary, Lotus Spa, Hearts & Minds Wedding Chapel, pool deck, whirlpools, Movies Under the Stars, The Conservatory, Lawn Court, sports court, giant chess, shuffleboard, Skywalkers Nightclub, kids facilities, Princess Pelicans, Shockwaves, Remix,…

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VIDEO PODCAST – Fjords, Glaciers and Dog Sledding in Alaska with Celebrity Cruises

Join us onboard the Celebrity Solstice from Celebrity Cruises as we continue our live cruise reviews with the video below. While on our Top Chef at Sea signature sailing in Alaska onboard Celebrity Cruises’ Celebrity Solstice, we’ve had the opportunity to take the largest cruise ship to ever navigate the Alaskan Inside Passage into the Tracy Arm Fjord….

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VIDEO – Star Princess Review: Accommodations

Check out our latest review and tour series from onboard Princess Cruises‘ Star Princess. In this video, we evaluate the ship’s balcony stateroom accommodations: bedding, desk area, mini bar, television, walk-in closet, bathroom, shower, storage and balcony. Mobile and Cruise Nav Users – Please use this link to view video: https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=4wimx3qKqMM HEADER IMAGE SOURCE: JASON LEPPERT

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Royal Caribbean International’s New Quantum of the Seas Floats Out from Shipyard

Just days ago, the new Quantum of the Seas from Royal Caribbean International floated out from the massive covered building dock at the Meyer Werft shipyard in Papenburg, Germany. Now the forthcoming ship will finish construction by receiving its final interior fittings before launching this November 2014. Ahead of the ship being brought outside for…

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VIDEO PODCAST – Cruise Preview: Celebrity Solstice, Top Chef at Sea Alaska 2014

Join us on a Top Chef at Sea signature sailing as we cruise on the Celebrity Solstice from Celebrity Cruises in Alaska, beginning on August 15, 2014. We’re excited to not only take the largest cruise ship to ever sail in Alaska into the waters of the Inside Passage but also to experience Top Chef at Sea….

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ONBOARD – Water and Wine: River Cruising Through France’s Wine Country

We recently had the pleasure of sailing on Viking River Cruises to preview the line’s new Chateaux, Rivers & Wine itinerary and described the experience for Onboard, one of our many other outlets outside of Popular Cruising. Check out our thoughts at the link below… To access our latest Onboard contribution, click on the links below:…

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VIDEO – Silver Discoverer Review: Expeditions

Check out our latest review and tour series from onboard Silversea Expeditions‘ Silver Discoverer. In this video, we evaluate the ship’s expeditions: zodiac cruises, zodiac landings, shore excursions, and wildlife sightings. Mobile and Cruise Nav Users – Please use this link to view video: https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=P4toBxXHnMc HEADER IMAGE SOURCE: JASON LEPPERT

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Hotel Review: Hyatt Regency, New Orleans 2014

Before recently embarking on Carnival Cruise Lines’ Carnival Dream from New Orleans, Louisiana, we had the pleasure of staying three nights at the lovely Hyatt Regency New Orleans. The newly reopened and reinvigorated property is a AAA Four Diamond hotel and recommendation of ours for pre- and post-cruise stays in the city. The Hyatt Regency’s Modern Reception Area…

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VIDEO – Silver Discoverer Review: Dining

Check out our latest review and tour series from onboard Silversea Expeditions‘ Silver Discoverer. In this video, we evaluate the ship’s fine dining: The Restaurant, cuisine, room service, canapés, hors d’oeuvres, cookies, The Explorer Lounge & Bar, included drinks, The Discoverer Lounge buffet, the Pool Grill & Bar, Hot Rocks, and zodiac snacks. Mobile and Cruise Nav Users…

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VIDEO PODCAST – The Butchart Gardens Fit for Princess Cruises

Join us onboard the Star Princess from Princess Cruises as we continue our live cruise reviews with the video below. Our last port of call onboard the Star Princess is Victoria, Canada with a stop at The Butchart Gardens. In this video, we explore the famous sunken garden, rose garden, and Japanese garden. Please feel free to…

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