Cruise Cuba on Fathom

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Fathom Cuba – sail on May 1, 2016 The Cuban travel experience you have  been waiting for is about to set sail on its inaugural departure May 1, 2016. Fathom, a new concept of small cruising with a focus on voluncruising is connecting communities through cruise travel with purpose. Although I will not be among the first guests to visit Cuba […]

MSC Divina – Charlotte Amalie day 4 Caribbean cruise review

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Port Buzz: Charlotte Amalie – St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands Find out what we did in St. Thomas U.S. Virgin Islands during our port call via MSC Cruises MSC Divina. St. Thomas There are three ships in port today. Overall, the port seemed a lot less crowded that I remember from a past cruise. Today we experienced a nice breeze […]

Photo Moment: Jamaica Cruising

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Destination: Western Caribbean Cruise with a port call to Jamaica [slickr-flickr tag=”Caribbean”] Jamaica is a popular destinations in the Western Caribbean inviting cruise visitors to relax and enjoy the “no problem” way of life. The water is crystal-clear and the people are so happy to welcome you to their tropical paradise.   Port Buzz – information for cruisers Learn more […]

Weather photos from cruises and ports

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A photo showcase of some of the most interesting weather extremes that I have had from my cruises. Sunshine is delicious, rain is refreshing, wind braces us up, snow is exhilarating; there is really no such thing as bad weather, only different kinds of good weather.  ~John Ruskin Snow on Ocean Princess in China Sailing on Ocean Princess in early […]

Mission accomplished – last delivery of aid arrives to Haiti from Cruise 4 Haiti voluncruise

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Cruise 4 Haiti volunteer outreach cruise on Royal Caribbean’s Liberty of the Seas delivers final shipment of aid. After many hundreds of hours of work – mission accomplished! This morning the remaining 5 pallets of donated items for the “For Haiti With Love” orphanage have been delivered to the Royal Caribbean site in Labadee, Haiti. The pallets contain Cholera meds […]

Youth Ambassador Sara gives her report about Cruise4Haiti

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Youth Ambassador Sara, age 14, from Boulder, CO gives her report about Cruise4Haiti. Today around the world people all over are trying to help with poverty and devastation. Cruise4Haiti has teamed up with cruise line Royal Caribbean International to help raise funds for Airline Ambassadors and For Haiti With Love while bringing donations and aid to orphans in St. Maarten, […]

Labadee, Haiti

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Labadee, Haiti Cruise4Haiti group arrives in Haiti Today our Cruise4Haiti voluncruise will make our final port call in Labadee, Haiti. Royal Caribbean International’s Liberty of the Seas will arrive in Labadee around 11:00 a.m. today, November 19, 2010. Our group consists of 31 people traveling to research outreach projects that can be developed for Airline Ambassadors. We are also delivering […]

Day at Sea and Site Visit on St. Maarten

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Our volunteer cruise continues…. by Little Cruise Buzz My second sea day was spent learning, planning, and promoting. At our first session, Eva Dehart, the founder of For Haiti with Love, spoke to us about her program. Nancy Schretter, from Family Travel Network, talked about voluntourisim and what a difference we were making. We also sorted all of the donations […]