Category: Cruise Reviews

(stay) Hotel Republic San Diego, Autograph Collection Review

Design Inspiration: chic beach house meets private yacht club aesthetic. Hotel Republic San Diego, Autograph Collection launched last week and is ready to welcome cruise visitors to the city by the bay. Hotel Republic San Diego is a design-forward Autograph Collection hotel by Marriott International. Doors opened officially on November 8th, 2017 in downtown San […]

Alaskan Dream Cruises Chichagof Dream Review

Alaskan Dream Cruises Chichagof Dream Review 7-night cruise from Sitka to Juneau Big Picture: Who will like cruising with Alaskan Dream Cruises Outdoor enthusiasts who value slow cruising with a focus on discovering the “real Alaska” will love Alaskan Dream Cruises. Put another way, if the idea of cruising in Alaska on a large mass-market cruise […]

CroisiEurope MS Miguel Torga Cruise Ship Review

Discover CroisiEurope Abstract: Discover what cruising on CroisiEurope is about. A cruise line and ship review of MS Miguel Torga that offers 6-to-8-day cruises through the Douro Valley. About CroisiEurope CroisiEurope is a family-owned company that has been in operation since 1976.  International travelers will like the laid-back vibe, which I found refreshing as a […]

Un-Cruise Adventures Review

Discovery: Mexico Cruise:  Baja’s Bounty! Whale Sharks, Whales & Mobulas via UnCruise Once upon a time in Baja, California Traveling to Baja from my home in Southern California was an annual event growing up in Orange Country. Heading south of the border to camp and explore the beaches of Baja helped ignite my desire to see the […]

Azamara Quest: Kepez the gateway to Troy and Gallipoli

Welcome to Canakkale Kepez Cruise Port Azamara Quest called on the port of Kepez, which sits on the Dardanelles, the narrow strait that connects the Sea of Marmara to the Aegean and separating Europe from Asia. First stop: gather port information After getting my morning cappuccino and mini-quiche from the Mosaic Cafe (included in the […]

MSC Divina – New and Improved

Cruise Ship Review | MSC Divina For those of you travel agents and cruise passengers wondering about what MSC Divina is like, think “new and improved.” I brought my 9-year old son along with me on MSC Divina to “kick-the-tires” on the Caribbean’s newest year-round cruise product to see what all the buzz was about. […]

Cruise recap from Coral Princess sea day while cruising in Glacier National Park.

Coral Princess – #FollowmeatSea Day 7 Today is day 7 of our Alaska cruise tour which started on land and will finish on the sea. The mantra for the day is “glaciers advance, glaciers retreat.” Today it is all about Glacier Bay.  The Coral Princess delivers us to this famous land.  Glacier Bay is a […]