Sint Maarten: Definitely One of Our Favorite Cruise Ports.

Umbrellas for Shade

With a little shopping and a chill-out day at the beach, what could be better than Sint Maarten.  I use the Dutch spelling because we have never ventured further than the port town of Phillipsburg when enjoying this quaint island. While there are plenty of snorkeling, sailing, sand and surf activities available for cruisers to… [Continue Reading]

Food, Wine, Dining on the Celebrity Silhouette – Our Best Food and Wine Cruise Yet!

Marinated Salads

We have always felt that Celebrity cruises offers exception food making their cruises some of the best values at sea. We look for a cruise line that offers high quality gourmet meals in the Main Dining Room, delicious casual dining options, and maybe an exceptional specialty dining venue that would offer a nice treat one… [Continue Reading]

Summary of Celebrity Silhouette Back to Back Eastern and Western Caribbean


We could not have been more happy with our Celebrity Silhouette cruise over Spring Break with the kids from March 17th to March 31st.
I have so many detailed items about which to write that I plan to write a few separate articles over the coming days detailing some of the highlights and the few… [Continue Reading]

Solstice Cruise Blog From Eastern Mediterranean


Every once in a while I like to pass along other sites that I have enjoyed reading. I will be sailing on the Solstice in November and December this year, so I have been anxious to read reports about both the good and the bad on board this relatively new ship. I found… [Continue Reading]

Celebrity Summit 14 Day Trans-Atlantic Cruise November 29th 2008


This is the area where Celebrity still continues to excel and even amaze me as a customer. The service throughout every aspect of the ship was nearly flawless. Every detail, from the politeness of the servers to the way they served your drinks and food made it so special. … [Continue Reading]