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Food is an integral part of cruising. If you're looking for gourmet cruise food, we can point you toward our favorite cruise ship restaurants and food-themed cruises (Top Chef, anyone?). If you just want to know more about onboard dining and what's new in cruise food, check out our tips on buffet etiquette, healthy dining and eating in port.

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This was my second cruise but my first cruise with Royal Caribbean and my friend's first cruise ever. Quite a few things seemed to fall through the cracks and was very disappointing. I ordered and paid for a birthday cake for my friend two weeks ... Read more
We had heard wonderful things about Viking. My Aunt wanted to do a river cruise to finish out her bucket list for her 96th birthday so we researched and chose Viking. A family group jumped at the chance to join her for this trip. We chose the ... Read more
A Cruise of Contrasts Captaincrewe
05/16
Not up to the standards set by Viking or Uniworld! A cruise of contrasts:- The crew were mostly excellent but the waiters at the Farewell Dinner lacked organisation and enthusiasm. Access to the ship was difficult for many passengers as ... Read more
Saturday April 30th After a quick flight into Denver’s snowy airport we boarded our flight to Seattle. The flight was smooth and arrived on time. Seattle’s airport is clean and bright with lots of windows. We got our bags quickly and ... Read more
Amazing trip abiedel
04/16
the included daily walks through towns were great. Very doable and not too strenuous. There were lots of picture taking stops and places to eat, etc. We took a side trip in Vienna for a classical music night. We did three days in Prague as well ... Read more
I was initially hesitant at booking a cruise on a ship noted for young families. I can honestly say it was one of the best cruises I have ever done. The children were well controlled until the last night when they started to run about but on the ... Read more
This was our 2nd Windstar cruise. We are now serious fans of this line. We have been on both the "yachts" and the sail ships now and both, although different were excellent. Service was superb. We were thrilled to have the dining ... Read more
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