Small Ships Offer an Alternative to the “Mega Ship” Trend.


Cruise ships seem to be getting bigger and bigger. There’s no mistaking it, the mega ship trend with passengers capacities of over 3000 passengers is here to stay. These large feature rich cruise ships provide the cruise lines with economies of scale that they need in order to offer passengers one of… [Continue Reading]

Virtual Cruise With Mary Alyce: Newport and New York


[Editors note: We catch-up again with Mary Alyce on our virtual cruise on board the Holland American Eurodam as she visits Newport, Rhode Island, and New York City.]
Another sunny warm day on the Eurodam.
We sailed into Newport Harbor with clear skies and calm seas. The sailboats were out in force and filled the horizon… [Continue Reading]

Virtual Cruise with Mary Alyce: Boston, Massachusetts


[Editor’s Note: We continue our Virtual Cruise with Mary Alyce on board the Holland American Eurodam. Today she shares with us her stop in Boston.]
We docked in Boston with 2 other ships, Caribbean Princess and Crystal Symphony. It was very crowded in Boston with the regular tourists, school trips and all the cruisers…. [Continue Reading]

Virtual Cruise with Mary Alyce: Eurodam and Quebec City


[Editor’s Note: Cruise Talk would like to announce a new contributor here at Cruise Talk Central. Her name is Mary Alyce.  She and her husband are avid cruisers taking many cruises a year. She and her husband are veteran cruisers having sailed well over 30 times. She loves to write daily logs… [Continue Reading]