Sydney and South Pacific: Here We Come!


We wanted to take a cruise that would take us to some the the most fascinating and romantic places on earth for our 20th wedding anniversary.We think we have found the perfect way to celebrate this milestone with an 18 day Celebrity Solstice cruise from Sydney to Honolulu with stops in French Polynesia in April  of … [Continue Reading]

Traditional Style Cruising Makes a Comback with Orient Lines Marco Polo II


If you are a frequent reader of this site you know that I have a deep affection for the traditional style cruising like the ones I enjoyed in the late 70’s and early 80’s. My definition of this type of cruise is one on a ship with less than 1000 passengers, where the … [Continue Reading]

Travel Agents Provide Needed Insight To Prospective Cruisers

Yet another reason to book your cruise through a knowledgeable travel agent: Insight into what you might expect on your prospective cruise. With the ease of booking over the internet, many cruisers are now skipping the middle man and booking their cruises directly. However, a travel agent can provide cruisers with more insight… [Continue Reading]