Cruise Critic Live: Today’s Chat, All Things Royal Caribbean

It’s an exciting year for Royal Caribbean: With its next new ship, Quantum of the Seas, debuting in November and refurbishments to the Voyager class ongoing, we thought now would be the perfect time to chat about the cruise line. So whether you have questions about the new dining details released on Quantum or just [...]

Wanderlust Wednesday: A Toast to Tracy Arm

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 [...]

A Girlfriend Getaway

What do two busy moms do when they need a break? Book a girlfriend getaway, of course! With a friend, readyforsun19 tried Princess for the first time, choosing an Eastern Caribbean itinerary on Royal Princess. A mini-suite, with two TVs and plenty of movies, suited the women just fine (closets provided enough space for the [...]

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: Uniworld‘s S.S. Catherine, a sister to SS. Antoinette (the line’s [...]

Wanderlust Wednesday: Secluded off the Coast of Santorini

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 [...]

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!) Ships: Prepare yourself for an audacious Viking invasion as the cruise [...]

Cruise Critic Live: Chat with Viking River Cruises from Bordeaux

Join Cruise Critic Live! on a special date – Wednesday, March 19 – at 4 p.m. Eastern (which translates to 8 p.m. in the UK, very very early on Thursday in Sydney, and 1 p.m. on America’s West Coast) – as we chat with Viking River Cruises’ Joost Ouendag. As Viking’s vice president of product [...]

Video: How Cunard Got That Awesome Shot

Last week, we posted this photo of Queen Mary 2′s Captain Kevin Oprey standing on teh bow of Cunard’s flagship on our Facebook page – and it quickly went viral. If you wondered how they managed it (we did), we’ve now got the video footage which shows you exactly how. Happy Friday!

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