Stay: Residence Inn & SpringHill Suites, San Diego

Posted Posted in Cruise Tips, Discover, North America, Canada, and New England, Port Buzz

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 […]

Arnie and Friends: Travel Editors Roundtable

Posted Posted in Discover, Social Media

Discover what’s buzzing in the travel industry If you like travel and want to know what’s buzzing in the industry, don’t miss Travel Weekly’s  live Twitter chat on Wednesday May 11th. In conjunction with the The 10th Annual Consumer Travel Editors Roundtable Arnie Weissmann and friends will co-host a lively Twitter session.  Discover what editors at Afar, Conde Nast Traveler, National Geographic Traveler, […]

Princess Cruises “Places to Sea”

Posted Posted in Discover, Princess Cruises, Resources, Social Media

Cruise News: Princess Cruises new mobile experience. Princess Cruises announced a new “mobile experience” designed to help match cruise guests with their products. Using “swipe” technology, users can quickly sort through thousands of matches to discover their perfect cruise mate. Keep reading to learn more about this exciting new way to search for cruises. I will do a full review later, […]

Special Occasion Travel #TWchats

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Get Inspired by the Pros [rev_slider alias=”TWchats Feb”] Discover ways to travel to celebrate a special occasion during February’s #TWchats.  Join our chat and exchange ideas about destinations and activities. From romance and honeymoon travel to educational trips for recent grads, we’ll chat about how to make any vacation a special one. What: #TWchats, Travel Weekly’s monthly Twitter chat about […]

Dream Trips via #TWchats Jan 13

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Travel Weekly’s next Twitter Chat: Dream Trips   Dream Trips Twitter Chat – #TWchats 1.13.16 at 3pm ET https://t.co/cd7tR8NL3V — Carrie Finley.Bajak (@CruiseBuzz) January 12, 2016 “It does not do to dwell on dreams and forget to live.” ― J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone   Wednesday, Jan. 13, at 3 p.m. Eastern, Noon Pacific. This month’s topic: […]

Summer travel trends

Posted Posted in Discover, Port Buzz, Social Media

Summer Travel Trends Twitter Chat #TWchats This summer I had some very epic travel experiences. I kicked it off on Silversea Expeditions exploring the Arctic in search of polar bears, glaciers, and adventure. Then I had a great 2-day layover in London staying at One Aldwych while exploring the city during Wimbledon. Some of the highlights included enjoying the Scents of Summer […]

Carnival Breeze in St. Thomas

Carnival Cruise Line’s new social media Internet packages

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Buzzing: Carnival Cruise Line’s new social media Internet packages The moment I have been waiting for is here. A cruise line just announced that they will bundle affordable Internet packages for guests to post to social media. Now the consumers (almost) does not have to pay to upload user-generated content from their cruise vacation. Although not entirely free (like other […]

#TWchats: family travel edition

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This month we chat about the latest and greatest in family travel! Our chat will be spearheaded by TravelAge West, publisher of Family Getaways, which showcases top family travel trends and destinations. Join us on Twitter and get connected to family-oriented suppliers, expert sellers and others who specialize in family and multigenerational travel. What: #TWchats, Travel Weekly’s monthly Twitter chat […]