A 40 Year Plus Cruiser Reflects On Industry Changes

Brett Pechuls took his first “real” cruise in the 1960’s as an Atlantic crossing, though as a military brat, he’d been at sea many times previously onboard military transports. He cruised on several lines in the 1970’s and 1980’s, but then took over 20 years off from cruising. His first modern cruise… [Continue Reading]

Costa Flavia 1970

For those of you that enjoy a bit of nostalgia, I’ve scanned and restored the of 35mm slides from my parents 1970 cruise to Nassau on the Costa Flavia. If you look at these pictures you can see the sheer joy of a cruise vacation for a bunch of 30 something couples. … [Continue Reading]