Top Chef fans are eagerly awaiting Season 11 of the Bravo reality show, which wraps up filming this week in New Orleans. While new episodes won’t likely air until fall, Cruise Critic Contributor Anthony Cave caught up with co-host Tom Colicchio during Top Chef: The Cruise, held onboard Celebrity Constellation. Q: What are the challenges [...]
Steven Saltzman cruised with his daughter Cruise Critic News Editor Dori Saltzman alone for the first time in June. His experience is below. Read about cruising with your dad — a blog from Dori’s point of view. Having spent a delightful 12-day cruise with my adult daughter — the News Editor for Cruise Critic — [...]
On June 10 and 11, Celebrity Cruises brought a surprise to New Yorkers rushing through Grand Central Station’s Vanderbilt Hall — a lush, green lawn. Complete with a jazz band, lawn chairs set up under white canopies and men in suits handing out lemonade and iced tea, the grassy oasis was meant to offer a [...]
To kick off a week of all things Royal Princess, we found this lovely video of the ship arriving in Southampton last Friday. The ship will be docked in the port for most of the week, ahead of Thursday’s naming ceremony.
Cruise Critic’s staff gets around … the onboard food scene, that is. From the sublime (like indulgent Chef’s Table feasts) to the ridiculous (trying to eat four burgers in one sitting), we’ve collectively eaten it all. To kick off Dining Week — when we’ll spend five days posting about all things cruise food-related — we [...]
In the world of cruising, new ships are launched with much pomp and circumstance. The ceremony you’re likely to read about, and even more likely to remember, is the christening, or naming. That’s the moment when a ship, all gussied up for a gala night of celebration and the onset (traditionally) of its maiden voyage, [...]
On the precipice of 50, member Thumbun had this to say: “While previous milestone birthdays did not bother me, for some reason this one does. Luckily, most days I feel like I am in my 20s, and I still possess the strong desire and curiosity to see as much of the world as possible. So [...]
This one goes out to you ship lovers. We were recently onboard a ship and snapped a shot of its main dining room. Do you recognize it? Name that ship in the comments below by noon, Friday, March 8. We’ll randomly select a winner from the correct responses and mail off a prize from our [...]« go back — keep looking »