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: Hurtigruten’s Finnmarken Where: Norway (Bergen, [...]

August 2014 Calendar Desktop Wallpaper: Santorini Sailing

Get your August 2014 Desktop Calendar Wallpaper! We hope that this photo of a cruise ship sailing through the Santorini caldera in Greece will help you dream about places you’ve yet to explore. 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 [...]

Wanderlust Wednesday: A Grand Sight

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: A First-Time Splurge

Each week, we choose five cruise reviews written by our members, one of which is showcased as the Member Review of the Week. In the spotlight this week is Cruise Critic member hikerbiker31‘s recent cruise to the Alaska aboard Coral Princess. Overall Impression: Cruiser hikerbiker31 decided to go all out on their first cruise, booking a [...]

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: Celebrity Summit Where: Bermuda Who: [...]

Cruise Critic Live! Chat Cruise Destinations with Azamara’s Larry Pimentel

Every week on Cruise Critic Live, held Thursdays at 3 p.m. Eastern time, we take a look at all the things to love about cruising, from favorite destinations to amazing dining experiences. We give you the inside scoop on the newest ships at sea and on the rivers. We also welcome outside experts to take [...]

Come Sail Away: Top 10 Sailaway Song Requests

There’s no question the songs played at sailaway can set the tone for your cruise. A few weeks ago, we shuddered at the thought of leaving port with the Titanic theme, “My Heart Will Go On,” ringing in our ears. Not that we’re superstitious…..but why take a chance? You, our readers, weighed in with some [...]

Cruise Clothing Contest: Win a $500 Gift Card from Fresh Produce

Here at Cruise Critic, we’re always looking for onboard outfits that are as cute as they are functional. Which is why we’re pleased to announce this giveaway from Fresh Produce, a U.S. company that specializes in colorful and coastal-inspired clothes for women and kids. To win a $500 gift card to use at Fresh Produce, [...]

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