Steal of the Week: $1K Bonus on Azamara

Everyone is looking for the deal of the century. So how do you choose the one that’s right for you? Check the Lido Deck each week to get the scoop on our favorite deals — then grab the phone and pack your bags. THE DEAL: Azamara Club Cruises is offering one of three bonuses — […]

Steal of the Week: Wave Season Starts Now

Everyone is looking for the deal of the century. So how do you choose the one that’s right for you? Check the Lido Deck each week to get the scoop on our favorite deals — then grab the phone and pack your bags. THE DEAL: With wave season deals already released by Princess Cruises and […]

Has Wave Season Come Early This Year?

Whether it’s the end of wave season as we know it, or simply a longer booking frame, talks of a different wave season for 2015 have been brewing all year. Typically, the period of cruise line sales and promotions known as wave season begins in January and extends through March. This year, we saw our […]

Steal of the Week: 7-Night Bahamas Mini-Suite from $559

Everyone is looking for the deal of the century. So how do you choose the one that’s right for you? Check the Lido Deck each week to get the scoop on our favorite deals — then grab the phone and pack your bags. THE DEAL: Cruises Only is offering a weeklong, last-minute cruise onboard Norwegian […]

Steal of the Week: 2014 Black Friday/Cyber Monday Cruise Deals

It’s the most wonderful time of the year, again! Yes, it’s time to kick off the season celebrating with family and friends, but it’s also time for some ridiculous cruise deals. So snap out of your turkey coma, place the shopping bags down, and dig in to the following limited-time-only deals from your favorite cruise […]

Steal of the Week: Star Clippers Waives Supplements, Gives OBC for Holidays

Everyone is looking for the deal of the century. So how do you choose the one that’s right for you? Check the Lido Deck each week to get the scoop on our favorite deals — then grab the phone and pack your bags. THE DEAL: Star Clippers is offering holiday bonuses including waived single supplements, […]

Steal of the Week: 7-Nt. W. Caribbean Cruise from $199

Everyone is looking for the deal of the century. So how do you choose the one that’s right for you? Check the Lido Deck each week to get the scoop on our favorite deals — then grab the phone and pack your bags. THE DEAL: Cruise.com is offering a seven-night Western Caribbean cruise onboard Holland […]

Observed Onboard: Welcome Parties…Do They Make a Difference?

You’re waited on from the moment you step onboard — smiling crewmembers, swirling trays of brightly colored drinks, luggage delivery, the front desk already working to sort out accounts. So should this shipwide welcome extend to each time you step back on the gangway? I think yes.

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