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: Vantage River Venture‘s debut cruise on the Seine River. Where: [...]

Cruise Critic Live: Today’s Chat, River Cruising

If you’ve ever thought about a river cruise, you’ve never had more choice than you will this year. Lines are adding ships left and right; 34 new vessels will join the world’s rivers in 2014. Here at Cruise Critic, we’ve been covering river cruising for the past decade (check out our comprehensive section that focuses [...]

Wanderlust Wednesday: Culture in Quebec Country

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 [...]

Q & A: Questions about Hurtigruten? Ask Away!

It’s a banner year for the Northern Lights – and some of our members are taking advantage of winter cruises to chase them. With such Arctic adventures in mind, we are delighted to welcome Hurtigruten‘s UK managing director, Kathryn Beadle, onto the Cruise Critic Message Boards for a Q&A session with members. Kathryn will be [...]

March 2014 Desktop Calendar: Cruise Ships in St. Maarten

Get your March 2014 Desktop Calendar Wallpaper! This photo of several cruise ships lined up in St. Maarten will give you the shot in the arm that you need before you set sail again. Here’s how to put it on your computer, tablet or cell phone: 1.  Click on the following links to get the size that [...]

Cruise Critic Live: Today’s Chat, Dining

No matter what cruise ship you’re on, you gotta eat. And who better to tackle your culinary queries than the editors of Cruise Critic? With more than 70 sailings a year on our plate, we’ve sampled the good, the bad and the “OMG, what IS that?” Whether you’re an avid foodie or picky, picky, picky, [...]

Cruise Critic Coming to The New York Times Travel Show

As March roars in like a lion  (at least on the East Coast where the dreaded “wintry mix” is still a factor), your thoughts may justifiably turn toward warmer climes — and that cruise vacation you have yet to book. If you’re looking for some inspiration – and perhaps grab a few glossy brochures to [...]

Wanderlust Wednesday: A Goddess Grotto

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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