Category: Resources

What is cruising?

Cruising: a basic overview Sit back and watch our video about cruising. Then decided if you are #ready2cruise So much media attention these days is focused on negative comments about the cruise industry. However, personally I have never been sick on a ship due to Norovirus nor have I been the victim of a pirate […]

3 Reasons to Book a Post Cruise Package with Viking River Cruises

3 Reasons to Book a Post Cruise Package through Viking River Cruises Viking River Cruises Post Cruise Budapest, Hungary I have taken a lot of cruises and have come to the conclusion that a post-cruise add-on is a luxury that most people should consider. Last week my 7-night Viking River Cruises Danube Waltz came to […]

Motion sickness question

How to deal with motion sickness on your first cruise Will you get sick? Read what I have to say about the topic. From Mykonos to Delos. Photo from Carrie Finley.Bajak   When I was a travel agent, I would frequently get asked about motion sickness. Primarily the people asking me about the likelihood of […]

Roundup of Fall Cruise Destinations

Fall cruise destinations In addition to year-round cruise product in Mexico, South Pacific, and the Caribbean, Fall marks the time of year for popular cruise itineraries like Repositioning cruises and Canada/New England cruise choices. Have the dog-days of Summer left you dreaming of a Fall cruise? Now that Labor Day has passed that means that […]

Finding Cruise Deals

How to get a deal on a cruise How to find cruise deals. What to look for and how to score a discount on a cruise vacation. Below are the notes I provided to the AP about cruise deals. If you missed the article, I have made some notes to make sure you can find […]

Cruise Shipping Miami offers mobile app

The official app for Cruise Shipping Miami is now available To download click here. The app is designed to enhance the experience of the attendee. Highlights are listed below: Cruise Shipping Miami event schedule Speaker listings (look for mine, I can’t wait! Wednesday morning March 13, 2013 click here Social networking – the app integrates […]

Getting around Venice, Italy: Ship transfer, Vaporetto or Water Taxi?

Options for cruise visitors in Venice, Italy Here is the scenario. You are a cruise visitor to Venice and you want to get from the¬†Stazione Marittima¬† to the sights of Venice. What do you do? How will you get around? Option 1: Cruise ship water transfer If you plan on going to St. Marks and […]