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Seven Day Caribbean Cruise

Last month (November, 2013), we made a quick cruise to the Caribbean on one of the Norwegian Cruise Lines ships, the Norwegian Dawn. It’s...
Celebrity Silhouette

First Impressions of the Celebrity Silhouette

It’s always fun to cruise on a new ship, and in a lot of ways, even more fun to cruise on a new cruise...

Journey Across the Atlantic, An Introduction

As an introduction to this week's series of blog entries, we thought we would start by explaining what's to come. We're on a cruise...

Cruise Pricing – What are the Extra Costs of a Cruise?

For many people, a cruise is a trip of a lifetime. It's something folks dream about for years. For a large number of people...
Rock of Gibraltar

Gibraltar for a Day

Not long ago, we visited the British Overseas Territory of Gibraltar for a day. As many of you will know, Gibraltar is located at...

Salisbury Cathedral in Southwestern England

Taking only 38 years to complete the main portions of the Salisbury Cathedral, this church serves as an example of early English Gothic Architecture.
Allure of the Seas

Royal Caribbean Allure of the Seas

We’re in the Caribbean aboard the Royal Caribbean Allure of the Seas. This is the biggest ship we’ve sailed, and probably the largest cruise...

Independence of the Seas

Yesterday, we boarded Royal Caribbean's Independence of the Seas in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. We're on board for a 14 day Atlantic Crossing with a...