Cruise Line Loyalty Benefits

Some people stick to the same cruise line every time they cruise in order to build up their loyalty benefits level but are these loyalty programs really worth it or should you follow the bargains. You be the judge. Carnival Cruise Lines 1-9 Cruises – Gold LevelBenefits: discount offers, cabin upgrades, onboard repeaters party. 10+ … [Read more…]

On the Plane But Going No Where

Have you been stuck on a plane sitting on the runway for a long period of time? If so, you know what a nightmare it can be. I have been fortunate in that the longest I have had to sit on the runway was probably about an hour but others haven’t been so lucky. In … [Read more…]

Cruise Line Soups

If your like me and love those shipboard soups here is a couple recipes for passemger favorites. Chilled Strawberry Soup Ingredients:2 cups frozen strawberries2 cups milk1 cup heavy cream1/2 cup sour cream2 tablespoons white sugar, or to taste Directions:Puree strawberries, milk, cream and sour cream in a blender or food processor until smooth. Stir in … [Read more…]

Great River Cruise Specials from Rivercruise.com

Portraits of Southern France 2011 (Avignon to Chalon-sur-Saône) FASTDEAL #T534651 8 days, departs March 27, 2011 with Viking River Cruises on the Viking Neptune Land/cruise price*: $2,949 With air from New York, Boston, Newark*: $4,144 Please call 1-800-510-4002 . Companion cruises for free, plus save $800 per couple off the air-inclusive price and receive complimentary … [Read more…]

Disneyland for FREE

We wanted to go to Disneyland this year but its so expensive.  A one day, one park ticket is now $76.00 so for a family of 3 that’s $228 and that’s just to get into the park, that doesn’t include the food, souvenirs or parking.  Being the budget traveler that I am I began to … [Read more…]

Cruise For Kids

When my son was 8 years old we took him on his first cruise. I was a little worried about him being bored on the ship. Shortly after embarking the ship we signed him up for the kids program. The kids were separated into age groups and each group had their own area on the … [Read more…]

Funny Questions Travelers Ask

Questions from cruisers: * Does this elevator go to the front of the ship? * Does the crew sleep on board? – Followed by no we have the lifeboats take them back to shore at night or we have extra boats we pull along behind for them * Where do you get your electricity from? … [Read more…]

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