As the coronavirus pandemic quickly spread around the world, countries closed borders, many people quickly became ill and died, and businesses and economies came to a standstill. One of the hardest-hit industries was the cruise industry. All river and ocean cruise lines eventually ceased operations. With the COVID 19 virus continuing to spread throughout the United States and other parts of the world, the resumption of cruise operations is in limbo, even as states and countries try to restart their economies. This article addresses the question of when will cruise lines start sailing again.Continue Reading

When the coronavirus pandemic occurred, millions of travelers from countries around the world found themselves isolated, stranded and in some instances quarantined and unable to return home right away. In some instances, they became ill or died. Those who were not sick found it impossible to get home due to a lack of transportation or finances. In other situations, people who had already booked cruises, flights, hotels and made other reservations ran into challenges getting a refund. This article outlines four key lessons cruise passengers can learn from the coronavirus pandemic. These lessons can reduce stress and financial loss and aid in future travels.Continue Reading

Overseas travel safety is a major concern for many cruisers. In a world where crime against and attacks on tourists are common, being prepared for the unexpected should be something that every cruiser thinks about. This article highlights common crimes and provides tips on how to improve personal safety and protect belongings when you travel to foreign countries.Continue Reading

Embarkation Day Tips for First Time Cruisers Embarkation Day Tips may help your stress levels before you get on the cruise ship. We hope they help you and enjoy reading about them now.  Your first cruise can be a hectic, exciting, and even stressful event, depending on your personality andContinue Reading

Finding Your Way Around a Cruise Ship Here Are Some Tips for Finding Your Way Around a Cruise Ship Finding your way around a cruise ship can be difficult and frustrating for even the most experienced cruisers. Getting lost on one of the large ocean-going ships of today happens toContinue Reading