No Question Too Small: Cruise Critic Members are On the Case!

Here at Cruise Critic, we pride ourselves on our detailed ship reviews, which encompass everything from deck plans to the type of tread on the jogging track. We supplement these reports with Cruise Critic Live! chats and Facebook photo albums, so our readers are the first to hear the latest and greatest about all things [...]

Two Cruise Experts Dish About Their Years at Sea

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to spend months out of the year on a cruise ship? Now imagine getting paid for the privilege. If that sounds like the life for you, you can be jealous of Douglas Ward, author of the annual “Berlitz Cruising & Cruise Ships” guidebook, who spends about [...]

Can I Bring a Doorbell/Hammock/Pigs in a Blanket Onboard My Cruise Ship?

As Cruise Critic’s news editor I’m always reading through our message boards, keeping up with what our readers are talking about and concerned with. At least once a week I come across questions regarding what can and can’t be brought onboard a cruise ship. Most are straight forward. Can I bring a curling iron? Can [...]

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 [...]

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