Choosing Between Two Cruise Lines: Gather Facts Not Just Opinions


No matter what cruise review site you visit you will find both negative and positive reviews of the same cruise line. I have always said that when reading cruise reviews, you have to do a little “reading between the lines” to fully understand how the information in a particular review would apply… [Continue Reading]

Making Sense of Online Reviews


When deciding which cruise line to take or even to take a cruise at all, many people turn to online consumer reviews for help.    However, these types of reviews can be misleading if one doesn’t have a system for making sense of them.  Cruise Talk would like to offer up the following tips for understanding… [Continue Reading]

Celebrity Mercury Alaska Cruise, June 15th 2007


Once again, our family had a wonderful cruise vacation on the Celebrity Mercury. This was my 10th cruise over a 30 year span. It was my husband’s 4th and my kids 3rd. Though we all agreed that our favorite cruise was still our 15 day cruise to Hawaii because of the… [Continue Reading]

Mercury 11-Night Mexican Riviera Cruise – Nov 20th, 2006


Back Ground
This was my 9th cruise over the course of about 30 years (I started young). The Celebrity Mercury Mexican Riviera cruise certainly ranks up there as one of my best cruises ever. Three years ago, my husband and I took this same itinerary and ship for our 10 year anniversary. Last year we considered… [Continue Reading]

Check out the Pictures of the 2006 Mercury Mexican Riviera Cruise


Pictures of our recent cruise to the Mexican Riviera on the Celebrity Mercury are now posted. They are divided into sub-albums so that if you have a particular item of interest it will be easier to find.
My review of that cruise is now in the final editorial process, so please be sure to check… [Continue Reading]