Wanderlust Wednesday: Miles of Monaco

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 [...]

March Caption Contest!

It’s a new month – time for March’s Caption contest! Come up with your most creative and witty caption (but please, keep it clean) for this shot of a roaring raptor in Aruba, submitted by CC member USTWORCREW, and post it in the comments section below. Limit your entry to one caption. You have until [...]

February’s Caption Contest Results

As usual, our readers have been bending over backwards to find out who won our last caption contest, and after a few contortions of our own, we’re happy to finally declare a winner. This picture of a waiter in Puerto Vallarta naturally brought to mind the famous limbo dance, and the majority of our entries [...]

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 [...]

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