Wanderlust Wednesday: Down Under Wonder

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 [...]

Small Ship Beach Bumming

Westchestermom had hoped that her cruise on Windstar’s vessel Wind Surf would convert her husband to small ship sailing. With an itinerary that included stops at some of the Caribbean’s best beaches, including Jost van Dyke and the Baths in the British Virgin Islands, her trip succeeded. The ship’s intimate vibe began with an embarkation [...]

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? Ask us in the comments!) Ship: Two new ships – Emerald Sky and Emerald Star, part [...]

Cruise Critic Live! Saving Money on your Cruise

Every Thursday at 3 p.m. (Eastern), Cruise Critic Live! takes a look at all the things to love about cruising, from favorite destinations to amazing dining experiences to the latest and greatest new ships on the oceans and rivers. We also welcome outside experts including cruise line CEOs and newsmakers. Next week, we’ll talk about [...]

Wanderlust Wednesday: Mystical Mountains

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 [...]

April 2014 Desktop Calendar: Queen Mary II

Get your April 2014 Desktop Calendar Wallpaper! Cunard’s iconic liner, Queen Mary II, will be celebrating its 10th birthday in May. Here’s how to put this photo on your computer, tablet or cell phone: 1.  Click on the following links to get the size that you want. Each link will open a new window (or tab) displaying [...]

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? Ask us in the comments!) Ship: AmaReina, the newest addition to the AmaWaterways fleet Where: A [...]

Cruise Critic Live! Destination: Caribbean

Each Thursday at 3 p.m. (Eastern), Cruise Critic Live! takes a look at all the things to love about cruising, from favorite destinations to amazing dining experiences to the latest and greatest new ships on the oceans and rivers. We also welcome outside experts including cruise line CEOs and newsmakers. Next week, we’ll talk about [...]

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