January 2015: Desktop Calendar

Get your January 2015 Desktop Calendar Wallpaper!┬áIt’s a new year, and time for some new cruising wallpaper. We hope this Caribbean vista lifts your spirits and gets you ready for whatever adventures upon the ocean that 2015 will bring. Here’s how to put this photo on your computer, tablet or cell phone: 1. Click on […]

2014 in Review: Best Cruise Experience

Another year is winding down, and we here at Cruise Critic are taking stock of the hits, misses and outright surprises that made up our cruising year (and we invite you to share your own!) Today: Best Cruise Experience When Regal Princess debuted in May, I was fortunate enough to sail on the second leg […]

2014 in Review: Worst Cruise Experience

Another year is winding down, and we here at Cruise Critic are taking stock of the hits, misses and outright surprises that made up our cruising year (and we invite you to share your own!) Today: Worst Cruise Experience One of our most anticipated trips this year was a seven-night voyage from New York to […]

2014 in Review: Biggest Cruise Surprise

Another year is winding down, and we here at Cruise Critic are taking stock of the hits, misses and outright surprises that made up our cruising year (and we invite you to share your own!) Today: Biggest Cruise Surprise As a ship fan, my thoughts typically turn to the vessels that surprised me but this […]

2014 in Review: Best Cruise Dining Experience

Another year is winding down, and we here at Cruise Critic are taking stock of the hits, misses and outright surprises that made up our cruising year (and we invite you to share your own!) Today: Best Cruise Dining Experience America’s Pacific Northwest already has a reputation as a superb region for food and wine. […]

Wanderlust Wednesday: Step into a Medieval Storybook

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: Yangtze River Cruisetour

Each week, we choose five cruise reviews written by our members, and showcase one as the Member Review of the Week. In the spotlight this week is Cruise Critic member EvieEngel‘s recent cruise to Asia aboard Viking River Cruises’ Viking Emerald. Overall Impression: Cruising alongside local fisherman gave EvieEngel and her husband a glimpse of […]

When the Going Gets Tough, the Tough Help Out

We all know the importance of keeping a cool head when things go wrong during travel. What’s even more impressive: A person who goes above and beyond to help others through a stressful situation. On our forums, Cruise Critic members often single out crewmembers or fellow passengers who made their voyage remarkable for various reasons. […]

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