Back From Princess 15 Day Hawaii: Ship Amenities and Venues Review


We are back from our 15 day Princess cruise on the Grand Princess RT to Hawaii from Port of Los Angeles in San Pedro.   This review will be my first chance to provide details about what one can expect from the Princess experience, focusing on the venues of the ship and the affect they have… [Continue Reading]

Alternatives to the Famously Super Kid Friendly Lines when Cruising With Your Kids


Royal Caribbean, Disney, Carnival, and Norwegian cruise lines are all known for their super kid friendly programs on board the ship. These cruise lines have put many features on board their ships so that they can appeal to family vacationers. Royal Caribbean has ice rinks, rock climbing walls, mini-golf, and Dream Works… [Continue Reading]

Celebrity Cruises Reveals A Taste Of San Francisco Pop-Up Menu


Premium vacation brand Celebrity Cruises’ is bringing its award-winning, from-scratch culinary philosophy from sea to land this month in San Francisco, California, in the form of the first-ever cruise line pop-up restaurant. Elegant simplicity, modern pairings and abundance of earth and sea are the theme of the restaurant, which will pop up at Stable Café… [Continue Reading]

Has Cruising Lost Some of It’s Appeal and Elegance with more Relaxed Dress Codes?


There was a time when I thought of a cruise as an affordable, elegant, luxury vacation experience. My every day life is not filled with gala socialite parties or red carpet glamor, but on a cruise ship I  enjoy the feeling that I have somehow escaped my every day life and been transported to beautiful… [Continue Reading]

Celebrity Millennium Rounds Out Celebrity Cruises’ Ambitious, $140-Million ‘Solsticizing’ Initiative


One of the most ambitious revitalization initiatives in the history of the cruise industry has just been completed. Celebrity Cruises’ Celebrity Millennium set sail Saturday from the Port of Miami, fresh from becoming the fourth and final Millennium Class ship to complete the line’s $140-million “Solsticizing” process, incorporating a host of the venues and experiences… [Continue Reading]