Cruise Safely

Sometimes it's not how you get there but where you are going that makes the best part of a cruise. To determine what kind of destination  you should be going to, you need to figure out what kind of cruise experience want to have. Warm or cold? Adventure or...

by Sid Lipsey of Yahoo Travel It’s the fear of many would-be cruisers: “What if I get seasick?” The prospect of spending an entire vacation sick in your cabin’s bathroom imitating a human bilge pump has kept many people from trying out...

By Randy Kalp of beersandbeans.com I think one of the coolest things about being a traveler in the digital age is the abundance of travel tips and hacks that are available online. From the best times to score cheap flights to hacking hotels, and...

Packing for a cruise can be stressful for some people. There are a lot of things to remember for each of the activities that you may experience on your trip. While you are packing it is easy to remember basic items- bathing suit, comfortable shoes, evening wear and more....

As much as you would like to bring along a good portion of your closet for your cruise to have your whole wardrobe is at your disposal, you are simply not going to have room to pack or store your clothes in a cruise ship room. To get the most...

By PeterGreenberg.com The number of people traveling by aircraft worldwide is already more than 1 billion a year and according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, this number is expected to double in the next two decades. This means that many...

By Barbie Latza Nadeau, Holly Yan and Greg Botelho, CNN Grosseto, Italy (CNN) The captain of the Costa Concordia is guilty of manslaughter and other charges related to the ship's fatal wreck in January 2012 off the Italian coast, a judge announced Wednesday night, capping...

By Arlene Satchell of Sun Sentinel Almost a million more people will embark on cruises this year compared with 2014, a trade group forecasts. Some 23 million consumers around the world will cruise in 2015 — with the majority sailing from North American ports, the Cruise Lines International Association reported Monday. That...

The tragedy of the Costa Concordia proved there were a lot of lessons to be learned and additionally launched many new and necessary procedures to be put in place for cruise safety. All of the new procedures and policies had the same goal of ensuring that another event like that...

The impact that cruise lines have on the environment is not the best in the travel industry but certainly not the worst. While some cruise lines are more environmentally conscious than others, some are cruising along with murky waters beneath them. The Friends of the Earth’s (FOE)