Port Buzz: Maritime Museum of San Diego

Posted Posted in For Families, North America, Canada, and New England

Explore: San Diego’s waterfront museum. Since 1948, San Diego’s Maritime Museum has welcomed visitors to their expansive collection of well-preserved historic sea vessels. The museum’s artifacts are housed on the historic ships.  Cruise visitors calling on the Port of San Diego will have an easy walk from the dock to the museum. Just look for the mast of the tall ships […]

Carnival Breeze in St. Thomas

Carnival Cruise Line’s new social media Internet packages

Posted Posted in Discover, Onboard Programs, Social Media

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 […]

Azamara Club Cruises Cruise Global, Eat Local

Posted Posted in Discover, Food & Drinks, Port Buzz

Cruise Global, Eat Local New program: Azamara Club Cruises’ Cruise Global, Eat Local program provides guests with access to beloved local restaurants. Azamara Club Cruises is different from their competitors. The Cruise Global, Eat Local program is one of the ways the boutique cruise line stands out. Every effort to help cruise visitors connect to the places their two ships visit […]

Carnival Cruise Line celebrates Dr. Seuss

Posted Posted in Carnival Cruise Line, Discover, For Families, Onboard Programs

Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss from Carnival   Today’s inspiration from Carnival Cruise Line who posted a whimsical tribute to Theodor Seuss Geisel aka Dr. Seuss. The American writer and cartoonist has certainly left his mark…. Carnival Cruise Line joins many others today who give the author and illustrator props on his birthday.   Wait a minute… there is a video […]

Silversea Cruises includes shore excursions and Wi-Fi

Posted Posted in Discover, Onboard Programs, Shore Excursions, Silversea Cruises

Roam freely: shore excursions and free Wi-Fi Beginning Jan 15 – all 2015 Mediterranean sailings will feature included tours, Silver Shore Select Excursions, and complimentary WiFi Ultra-luxury Silversea Cruises announced that they are kicking off 2015 with a new program that includes shore excursions and WiFi. This program is available for new bookings made on or after January 15, 2015 […]

7 ways Princess Cruises is celebrating their 50th Anniversary

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Let’s get this party started! To help celebrate the 50th anniversary of Princess Cruises, the cruise line is s treating guests to festive onboard celebrations including a themed menu, cocktails and entertainment. “We love helping our guests celebrate their many milestone occasions aboard their cruises, so to be able to mark our company’s golden anniversary with them in 2015 is […]

Crystal Serenity by Cruise Buzz

About automatic gratuities on cruise ships

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Cruise question of the day: What do you think about cruise gratuities? On some cruise lines (like Crystal Cruises featured in the photo above), gratuities are automatically included in the cruise fare. On other cruise lines, passengers will have an opportunity to show their appreciation for exceptional service through an automatic gratuity. Cruise Tips – love them or leave them? […]

Princess Cruises news: Regal Princess Night Sky Lounge

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Cruise buzz: Princess Cruises news: Regal Princess  Night Sky Lounge       Fans of Princess Cruises have another reason to celebrate today, the cruise line announced plans to  open a new nightclub on Regal Princess, this time it’s under the stars …. From Princess Cruises: A new nighttime experience will debut on Regal Princess in November, enabling guests to […]