Celebrity Dress Code Gets a Reboot with “Evening Chic”


To the delight of my husband, Celebrity has brought an end to traditional formal night with the announcement that “Evening Chic” will replace the traditional formal dress code on the dressier evenings of their cruises.   Guest who wish to dress in tuxedos and gowns are still welcome to do so, but the minimum dress code… [Continue Reading]

Our Rules When We Cruise With Our Kids


I love to take cruises with my kids because it a great chance for the family to relax and spend quality time together.   I also think that as a responsible parent there should be very clear rules about how children should behave on a cruise ship.   Also kids and teens need to be aware of… [Continue Reading]

Readers Mostly Split on Formal Night Preferences


Our readers were closely split on their opinion of optional formal night. With nearly 300 votes in those that prefer the ambiance when everyone is dressed up closely beat out our readers who like the option of not packing formal clothes. This split seems to reflect the current trends in cruising where the… [Continue Reading]