Conquering the Carnival Conquest

My family and I decided on a semi-last minute cruise on the Carnival Conquest. This was my first time sailing the Conquest. Even though she’s an older ship, she was still beautiful and was able to accommodate my family’s needs.

Carnival Conquest
Carnival Conquest

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Meet the New Cruise Ships of 2020

Photo of 3 cruise ships

Cruising an ocean liner is generally a great experience no matter the age of the ship. Some people even prefer older ships because they like the layout and features better. But just like a new car, it's exciting to cruise on a new ship. You won't be short on choices as several major cruise lines have scheduled maiden voyages for their new ships in 2020.… Read the rest “Meet the New Cruise Ships of 2020”

REAL ID: What Travelers Need to Know

I’m sure you’ve heard about it.  You’ve seen friends with that little gold star on their license or ID.  But what is Real ID?  Do you need it?  Let’s talk about it.

Here’s What’s Different About Cruising MSC

Thus far in my cruising career, I've cruised three cruise lines: Carnival, Royal Caribbean and now MSC (Princess is up next).  Before cruising MSC, I would say that for the most part everything is about the same.  On most American cruise lines, you already know what to expect and each line just adds their own flavor to the mix. … Read the rest “Here's What's Different About Cruising MSC”

THE WESTERN CARIBBEAN CRUISE THAT WILL HAVE ME CRUISING THE MSC SEASIDE OVER AND OVER AGAIN – PART 3

I recently returned from a cruise on the MSC Seaside.  MSC makes my third cruise line overall and while there are a lot of similarities, there are differences that can make MSC your go-to cruise line.

MSC Seaside