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The art of cruising

Great  expectations for newbie cruisers First cruise?  Here’s what’s in store: An exhilarating experience. Fresh sea air, wind in your hair, leaving woes behind in the wake, completely relaxing. Better way to see new ports without having to catch planes … Continue reading

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Picking a cruise that suits your personality

Passenger Profiling Ever wonder what your fellow shipmates will be like and if you’ll  gel? I’ve got you covered By Patti Pietschmann Whether you’re a virgin cruiser or veteran seafarer trying a new cruise line you might wonder what your shipmates … Continue reading

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What makes cruises so appealing — everything fro A to Z

Great expectations By Patti Pietschmann   First cruise?  Here’s what’s in store: An exhilarating experience. Fresh sea air, wind in your hair, leaving woes behind in the wake,sitting in a lounge chair on Crystal Serenity or Symphony. Better way to … Continue reading

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Indulge in the wild wonders of Carnival in Rio on Silversea’s new mystical Muse

One of my most memorable experiences was a cruise to Rio de Janeiro that began with a fast flight from Miami on the since defunct Concord,  and included three booze-soaked, fun filled days attending Carnival. The cruise line, which is … Continue reading

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Carnival signs pop star Nick Jonas to perform on two ships

Singer/song writer will do shows on Carnival Victory and Liberty By Patti Pietschmann Teen favorite and multi-platinum and Grammy-nominated recording artist and award-winning songwriter will be performing for Carnival Cruise Line passengers this fall while the ships are docked in Nassau as part … Continue reading

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Edie and the jets

Crystal Cruises CEO/president gets keys to spiffy new Boeing 777  It’s luxury travel provider Crystal Cruises latest extravagance. An amazing, over-the-top  swank aircraft that will fly the friendly skies with  Crystal AirCruise.    Edie Rodriguez took possession of her company’s spirited … Continue reading

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Buy Carnival cruise with 3 easy payments

Photo by Richard Pietschmann Carnival Cruises, already one of the most affordable in the industry, is making it easier for passengers to pay for their trips with Carnival EasyPay which allows bookers to pay for cruises in three monthly installments. You must … Continue reading

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