Member Review of the Week: Ruby Princess

Cruise Ship: Princess Cruises’ Ruby Princess Itinerary: Alaska Member: dihays Background: Would you ever have your wedding or honeymoon on a cruise? Dihays and her husband combined both on their recent trip to Alaska. It was their first cruise, so while the extra special treatment may be hard to compare to a regular sailing, they […]

Member Review of the Week: Adventure of the Seas

Cruise Critic member, kruzals, shares her family’s experience onboard Royal Caribbean’s Adventure of the Seas during an Eastern Caribbean cruise.

Member Review of the Week: Norwegian Star

Cruise Critic member, Devilaw, shares the highlights of his Baltic Sea voyage onboard Norwegian Star.

Member Review of the Week: Holland America’s Veendam

Cruise Ship: HAL’s Veendam Itinerary: Bermuda Member: mygoalie35 Background: It didn’t take long for mygoalie35 to feel relaxed on her Holland America cruise to Bermuda — even with kids in tow. The ship’s laidback vibe and overnights in port allowed her, her husband, 19 year-old son and four year-old grandson to sail at their own […]

Member Review of the Week: Azamara Journey

Cruise Ship: Azamara Journey Itinerary: Western Mediterranean Member: Arling2nGal Background: After 10 cruises, Arling2nGal and her hubby’s second taste of Azamara was enough for her to dub themselves loyal fans. Between the amazing service, breakfast on their balcony and independent shore tours on their recent Azamara Journey cruise, the two were inspired to book another […]

Member Review of the Week: Last-Minute Cruise of a Lifetime

Cruise Ship: Pride of America Itinerary: Hawaii Member: wegian2933 Background: Wegian2933 couldn’t have envisioned a more perfect cruise vacation, booked only weeks before departure. Between the wonderful service, new friends, fun Hawaii-themed activities and cozy penthouse suite, the ship felt more like a home that was hard to leave behind. ­Read on to see what […]

Member Review of the Week: Handcrafted Cocktails Take the Cake

Cruise Ship: Carnival Freedom Itinerary: Western Caribbean Member: sentrydriver Background: Hardworking 50-somethings sentrydriver and his wife decided to treat themselves with a cruise to the Western Caribbean. It was their third Carnival cruise in a row and seventh overall — and Freedom did not disappoint. Between good food, handcrafted cocktails and making new friends, their […]

Member Review of the Week: Pampered Under the Tahitian Sun

Cruise Ship: Oceania Marina Itinerary: South Pacific Member: CruiseMacks Background: Surrounded by warm water, sunny skies and picture-perfect views of the Tahitian Islands, CruiseMacks and her husband enjoyed their eighth Oceania cruise. The experience was a year in the making for her, as the organizer of a Cruise Critic Meet and Greet that welcomed 170 […]

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