The Port Of Call Malta

Malta sits in the middle of the crossroads of the Mediterranean being mid-way between Sicily and North Africa. It has played host to numerous civilizations which gives this island a unique culture. It is a blend of Arab, Byzantine and European cultures even with its own unique language. The island is blessed with the oneContinue reading “The Port Of Call Malta”

Cruise Life Magazine Vol. 1 No. 7

Tips To Get More From Your Cruise Booking your dream cruise vacation takes some planning. We have some tips that can help insure you get the best value and avoid some common problems. Things like when to book an inside cabin, comparing price options and making the most of the day you sail. In ThisContinue reading “Cruise Life Magazine Vol. 1 No. 7”

International Travel Insurance

A recent incident and a conversation with a travel friend highlighted the importance of international travel insurance. Please note that this is written with a focus on American travelers but we are also aware of similar plans offered in Canada and other countries, but you will need to explore options based on your home country.Continue reading “International Travel Insurance”

Port of Call Brunei

One of Asia’s wealthiest countries with one of its highest standards of living Brunei is a beautiful place noted for its friendly people. Home to the Sultan Omar Ali Saifuddien Mosque, one of the world’s most beautiful. The Sultanate of Brunei Brunei, is an independent Islamic sultanate on the northern coast of the island ofContinue reading “Port of Call Brunei”

Featured This Week • My Happy Place Tee

This Is My Happy Place Evenings cruising the Caribbean, the feeling of sea breezes as you sit by the pool. Elegant evenings and casual days sunning on tropical beaches. Shop Now The Cruise Life Shop at The Crafts Mart. Fashion For Ship N’ Shore Imagine cruising the Caribbean, maybe Alaska or the Mediterranean. The feel ofContinue reading “Featured This Week • My Happy Place Tee”

Cruise Life Magazine Vol. 1 No. 6

In This Issue: Pacific Itineraries The Jones Act And Cruising Dealing With Seasickness Exploring Pacific Cruise Itineraries While Alaska is one of cruising’s favorite destinations, the Pacific is the largest body of water on the planet, and Alaska is just the beginning of the Pacific adventures. Want to explore more? Look south from Canada andContinue reading “Cruise Life Magazine Vol. 1 No. 6”

International Travel And Covid-19 Documentation

The Good The Bad And The Ugly Of Covid-19 Travel My wife and I are currently wrestling with our upcoming trip to Europe and how much of a hassle it will be and how serious the risk is of traveling that far from home. We’ve both been vaccinated (5 months ago) and have our CDCContinue reading “International Travel And Covid-19 Documentation”

The Cruise Industry And Covid-19 August 2021

Everybody catches the flu. It’s just one of those facts of life and mostly it is an inconvenience. Maybe you lose a few days of work or school and you recover. But for those that belong to a vulnerable group – underlying illness, immune compromised or elderly the infection can be fatal. Society works hardContinue reading “The Cruise Industry And Covid-19 August 2021”

Cruise Loyalty Programs • Part 2

Just like airlines and hotels, cruise companies want you to be a frequent customer and they have developed a number of plans to entice you to keep coming back. With names like The Captain’s Club, Mariner Society and Latitudes they generally structure their programs so the more you come back the more status you attainContinue reading “Cruise Loyalty Programs • Part 2”