Eat: Coasterra In San Digeo Tops For Cruise Visitors

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Coasterra – a top culinary destination in San Diego. Cruising San Diego? Dine at Coasterra, an award-winning Modern Mexican restaurant perfect for cruise visitors looking for an innovative dining experience in San Diego. Cruise visitors staying in the nation’s eighth largest city will definitely want to spend time enjoying the fabulous climate, engaging attractions, and fabulous restaurants San Diego has to […]

Stay: Residence Inn & SpringHill Suites, San Diego

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San Diego hotel review for cruise visitors. Residence Inn & SpringHill Suites San Diego Downtown Bayfront Cruise visitors embarking or disembarking a cruise ship in San Diego will most definitely not want to hurry home. San Diego is one of the best port towns available. The proximity of the airport or train station to the port makes getting around on […]

Christmas Markets photos

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Christmas Markets in Europe River cruising is a great way to explore the Christmas Markets in Europe. Cruise companies like Uniworld and Viking River Cruises offer packages along the many rivers in Europe like the Rhine and Danube. River Cruising in Europe I have been on two river cruises to experience the Christmas Markets along the Rhine and Danube rivers. […]

Azamara Club Cruises – Cyber Monday cruise sale

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Looking for a cruise deal? When I had my agency, I loved Thanksgiving and the cruise sales that would pop up to entice would-be cruisers to book. One sale came across my email today that sparked my interest from Azamara Club Cruises…. The offer is below. But before you read the offer, you should read my endorsement. A couple of […]

At your service: Silversea Cruises ‘My Silversea’ portal

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Getting ready to sail: New My Silversea portal allows me to pre-book in advance One thing that passengers and travel agents can do prior to boarding a Silversea cruise is to visit the newly enhanced My Silversea portal. In January 2014, the ulta-luxury cruise line made major enhancements to the system that added the ability for booked guests to make […]

Money matters: dealing with exchange rates and currency on your cruise

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Discover what to do about foreign money when cruising One of the best things about cruising is the convenience of being able to sign for all your expenses and have them charged to your stateroom. An itemized statement is available upon request anytime or delivered to your stateroom prior to disembarkation. However, those going ashore will want some spending money. […]


#TravelTipTuesday from AMA Waterways

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#TravelTipTuesday from AMA Waterways AmaWaterways, a river cruise company,  is really on the ball when it comes to social media.  For example, today while reviewing my cruise line news on Facebook, I noticed that AMA Waterways posted this update.       Here is my #TravelTipTuesday entry When going on a cruise, bring a device like a power strip with […]