Ultra Light Goose Down Jackets Present Maximum Warmth with Minimum Packing Size and Weight


Long a favorite of skiers, hikers, and climbers, the ultra light goose down jacket has now gone main stream and high fashion at prices for every traveler.
I first saw this type of jacket earlier this week on “Live with Kelly and Michael”. The expert guest on the show presented holiday… [Continue Reading]

Nickelodeon Stars to Join NCL All Access Cruise


Nickelodeon and Norwegian Cruise Line today announced the addition of Daniella Monet and Leon Thomas III, stars of Nick’s hit live-action series Victorious, to the talent roster for this summer’s “Nickelodeon All Access Cruise.” Monet (Trina) and Thomas (Andre) will set sail aboard Norwegian Epic on July 24, 2011, joining iCarly’s Jennette McCurdy (Sam),… [Continue Reading]

Sharing the World with Your Child Through Cruising


I have written several times in support of parents taking their children out of school for family vacations, especially cruises. Critics have argued that it is irresponsible for children to ever miss even a day of school for any reason other than illness. I have always felt that it is the… [Continue Reading]

Norwegian Cruise Line Opens New Marina And Dining Facility At Great Stirrup Cay


Norwegian Cruise Line announced today that it has completed the first phase of enhancements at Great Stirrup Cay, the line’s 250-acre private island in the Bahamas. On Thursday, February 3, the company opened the new marina and dining facility on the island, representing a significant milestone in the more than $20 million enhancement project currently… [Continue Reading]

Booked Our Cruise for 2010, Celebrity Equinox Caribbean


We have booked our next cruise for 2010, the Celebrity Equinox 10 Day Ultimate Caribbean with stops in St. Thomas, St. Kitts, Barbados, Dominica, and St. Maarten. I booked through my favorite cruise travel agency, Skyscraper Tours and got a better deal than I could have booking directly.
For this cruise it will… [Continue Reading]