Wanderlust Wednesday: Step into a Medieval Storybook

Every Wednesday, we’ll be taking you on a journey around the world to some of the most interesting places our members have trekked, swum or merely witnessed from afar while cruising. Whether these photos inspire you to plan a relaxing escape or walk on the wild side, we hope they ignite your senses and give […]

Member Review of the Week: Yangtze River Cruisetour

Each week, we choose five cruise reviews written by our members, and showcase one as the Member Review of the Week. In the spotlight this week is Cruise Critic member EvieEngel‘s recent cruise to Asia aboard Viking River Cruises’ Viking Emerald. Overall Impression: Cruising alongside local fisherman gave EvieEngel and her husband a glimpse of […]

When the Going Gets Tough, the Tough Help Out

We all know the importance of keeping a cool head when things go wrong during travel. What’s even more impressive: A person who goes above and beyond to help others through a stressful situation. On our forums, Cruise Critic members often single out crewmembers or fellow passengers who made their voyage remarkable for various reasons. […]

Wanderlust Wednesday: All By Myself

Every Wednesday, we’ll be taking you on a journey around the world to some of the most interesting places our members have trekked, swum or merely witnessed from afar while cruising. Whether these photos inspire you to plan a relaxing escape or walk on the wild side, we hope they ignite your senses and give […]

Member Review of the Week: Leaves are Falling, New Ports Calling

Each week, we choose five cruise reviews written by our members, and showcase one as the Member Review of the Week. In the spotlight this week is Cruise Critic member rubysue’s recent cruise to Canada and New England aboard Oceania’s Regatta. Overall Impression: Experienced cruisers rubysue and her husband were drawn to Oceania’s "Radiant Retreats" […]

Where in the World is Cruise Critic?

Cruise Critic staffers set sail every week, traveling the globe to bring you the latest cruise ship trends, port sneak peeks and onboard observations. Here’s where we are this week. (Got questions about any of the ships we’re boarding or ports we are visiting? Ask us in the comments!) Ship: Royal Caribbean’s Voyager of the […]

More Terrible Towel Animals

It takes time to perfect the art of towel animals – and not all cabin stewards are up to the task. As we pointed out a few weeks ago, Cruise Critic readers have encountered more than their share of towel animal fails, finding creations in their cabin that range from goofy to terrifying to downright […]

Wanderlust Wednesday: Stairway to Vistas

Every Wednesday, we’ll be taking you on a journey around the world to some of the most interesting places our members have trekked, swum or merely witnessed from afar while cruising. Whether these photos inspire you to plan a relaxing escape or walk on the wild side, we hope they ignite your senses and give […]

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