Welcome to Cruise Talk!

Hi! My name is Suzanne Klasen.  I am the Owner / Travel Advisor and CLIA Master Cruise Counselor (MCC) for my CruiseOne Vacations by Suzanne Travel Agency. This site is a collection of my personal travels, thoughts and recommendations. The map above represents the cruise travel (based on embarkation port) that I have posted so far (more to come). Click on a map point to see the cruise itinerary and details.

2019 Pacific Coastal: San Diego

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Destinations/Ports Series: 2019 Pacific Coastal Cruise San Diego is probably my favorite city in California. It’s just big enough to be interesting and small enough not to feel overwhelming like Los Angeles and San Francisco. Visitors often enjoy the Spanish Old Town, SeaWorld, or the San Diego Zoo. Food lovers have many choices from the…

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2019 Pacific Coastal: Monterey Bay

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Destinations/Ports Series: 2019 Pacific Coastal Cruise Once the fish canning capitol of California, Monterey Bay is now a protected marine conservation area. Visitors can visit the old cannery row and the world famous aquarium. During our visit, we chose to take a nice walk through town and visited a wine tasting room where we were…

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2019 Pacific Coastal: San Francisco

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Destinations/Ports Series: 2019 Pacific Coastal Cruise There is a reason that so many songs are written about San Francisco! Quite simply, it is a stunning city with world famous architecture and possibly the most beautiful bay in the world. We arrived just in time to see the sunrise over the Bay Bridge This was my…

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2019 Pacific Coastal: Los Angeles

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Destinations/Ports Series: 2019 Pacific Coastal Cruise What could be better for folks living in California than a cruise that combines all the fun and luxury of a Princess cruise experience with the scenery of the Golden State. The cruise departed from the San Pedro Port , at the World Cruise Port, adjacent to the commercial…

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2019 Norwegian Joy Preview Cruise to Nowhere

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Norwegian Joy may be one of the prettiest ships I have sailed on. As an active travel agent, I was invited to attend a one night preview cruise on the ship before its deployment in the US. It has previously been serving the Asian market, but with the huge success of the Norwegian Bliss in…

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