Category: Cruise Planning

7 Steps to Cruise Planning

Step 1. Where do you want to go? Probably the hardest part of any cruise vacation (besides going home) is pre-cruise planning. A lot of thought and effort goes into the research phase to discover where to cruise.  Each region is different and offers unique experiences. Typically a cruise passenger will choose to cruise close […]

Cruise Britain

Diverse coasts, castles, cities and countrysides await! A popular way to explore the diverse coastline of Britain is via one of the 52 cruise lines offering spectacular voyages around the country. If you are considering a cruise to this region, then check out the resources available from CruiseBritain, which is a joint initiative between Britain’s […]

Top 5 Reasons to Cruise Europe

“Cruising might not be for everyone, but it’s an economic, efficient, and popular mode of travel in Europe and beyond.” From The Pros and Cons of Cruising in Europe by Rick Steves There are more than 5 reasons to choose Europe as a cruise destination. But our friends at Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA, the […]

Tips about a layover in London before heading to Southampton for cruise

Pre-Cruise London Hotel Tips about a layover in London before heading to Southampton for a cruise. London Layover I am so glad that I overnighted in London prior to heading to Southampton to embark on Azamara Quest. To miss the iconic capital city would be a real shame: the people, history, culture, food, and activities […]