There used to be a time when I enjoyed being totally disconnected from the outside world while I cruised. But technology has advanced so much that it’s easier (and has gotten cheaper) to use cell phones on cruises and stay connected while you sail the ocean blue. Phone calls, text messages, and data usage can all be done while cruising.… Read the rest “Can You Use Cell Phones on Cruises?”
Your Cruise Girl here. As a cruise addict extraordinaire, I don’t need any inspiration to book a cruise. I will cruise as often as my PTO and bank account will allow. 🤣
If you’re thinking about booking a more exotic cruise than your typical Caribbean cruise like one that leaves from and/or stops at international ports, you’ll want to make sure you have everything you need in order to have a carefree vacation. Besides your regular documentation, there are other things you need to consider (like a visa) before embarking on your journey. … Read the rest “What You Should Consider When Booking a Cruise Visiting International Ports”
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 first thing you did right was to book a cruise! Congratulations! You know how to vacation like a boss!
The second thing you did right was choosing an itinerary that stops in Jamaica (yeah mon)! Jamaica is known for quite a few wonderful things: Bob Marley, jerk spice, Blue Mountain coffee, rum, Reggae, and their laid-back attitude. … Read the rest “Top Sights to See When Your Cruise Ship Stops in Ocho Rios, Jamaica”