Which Cruise App Should I Download?

Cruise app

You’ve made it onboard your cruise ship, and the lounge chair on the sundeck is calling. Suddenly, you remember that you forgot to book that one excursion, or don’t remember what time dinner is. Not to fret- thankfully, cruise lines today have developed a mobile cruise app to help you figure out your plans while sitting at the pool. From maps, to excursions, to making dinner reservations, planning a cruise can involve a lot of factors. Download these applications to help make cruise planning easier on the go.Continue reading

What To Expect On Embarkation Day

Embarkation Day

It’s here- your first cruise! All the excitement and anticipation of your dream vacation means that you have planned excursions, booked a massage session, or simply bought a new beach tote. Finally, all your well-laid plans come together on the day you board and start your cruise, which is embarkation day. Yet the minute you see the ship in the distance when you enter the port, stress can set in. Here’s a quick rundown about what to expect on embarkation day and how to help mitigate all those pre-cruise jitters.Continue reading

Best Time To Cruise To Alaska

Best Time To Cruise To Alaska

The promise of whale watching, glaciers, and astounding natural beauty are just some of the many things to experience and see on an Alaska cruise. When it comes time to book, it can get a little tricky trying to decide when to go, along with all the other decision you have to make. Alaska cruises run from May to September, and what you see and do can be impacted by the date in which you choose to take your vacation. Here’s a handy little guide to help you decide on the best time to cruise to Alaska.Continue reading

Top Exclusive European Excursions With Azamara

Excursions with Azamara

Azamara Club Cruises is all about bringing its guests on authentic and immersive voyages all around the world. One way they deliver an incredible cruise experience for their travelers is through their exclusive concept of AzAmazing Evenings. On most itineraries, travelers get to enjoy the destinations at an included, unique event, just for Azamara guests. Private excursions with Azamara are designed specifically to deliver authentic experiences that bring travelers closer to a place, and immerse you in its culture and people.Continue reading

Eastern Vs. Western Caribbean: Which One Is Best?

Eastern or Western Caribbean

If swimming warm ocean waters, sipping tropical drinks by the pool, and palm trees swaying in the breeze sound like an amazing way to spend a vacation, look no further than a Caribbean cruise. However, most cruise lines offer only itineraries to either the Eastern or Western Caribbean. Picking which direction to go can be tricky when you don’t know what’s different about each. Here’s a quick guide to help you decide whether to cruise the Eastern or Western Caribbean.Continue reading