When to Say No to a Cabin Upgrade

When to Say No to a Cabin Upgrade

Saying No when there’s an opportunity to upgrade your cabin sounds crazy, doesn’t it? However, as tempting as a cabin upgrade may be, there are actually a few reasons why it may not be a smart idea. Of course we all want something for free, or at least a...
Duty-Free Isn’t Always a Bargain

Duty-Free Isn’t Always a Bargain

Ah, the duty-free shop! Admittedly, we can get some good buys on gifts for others or treat ourselves to something special. But is everything really a bargain? What about all those tempting bottles of our favorite liquor we can get at a good price? Buying liquor in a...
Training for the IRONMAN? A Cruise May Help You Train

Training for the IRONMAN? A Cruise May Help You Train

Yes; it’s true. A cruise may be just the thing you need to help you rest and re-charge for an upcoming fall event. although it sounds counter-productive in the grueling world of training for a triathlon, doesn’t it? We’re not saying throw all that...
Four Ways to Get Free Money to Use on Your Cruise

Four Ways to Get Free Money to Use on Your Cruise

Everyone likes to get free money. Especially if that money can be used on something fun, like a cruise. On a cruise ship, that free money can be used for onboard credits, which can be used towards all sorts of amenities on the cruise ship. The best part is that you...
Pack a Fan

Pack a Fan

CRUISE TIP: Pack a portable fan. Small cruise ship staterooms can get stuffy, and a small, portable fan can help circulate the air. As an added bonus, they provide “white” noise, which can help mask sounds coming from the hallway (or noisy neighbors)....