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10 Best Restaurants in the Caribbean

The classic image of an island vacation includes sunshine, crystalline waters, and chilled cocktails on the beach. Why not add fine dining to that …

Puerto Rico

What to Pack: St. Martin and St. Maarten

One island with two distinctly flavored sides, St. Martin and St. Maarten has peaceably blended its French and Dutch leanings, respectively, on one …

Clothing

Carnival Cruises Introduces "Shore Excursion Best Price Guarantee"

Carnival Cruses is on a roll with its unique offers these days, likely part of the company’s image-rehabilition efforts following a series of snafus …

Tourism

4 Great Cruises from Baltimore in 2014

There’s something special about living near a city like Baltimore: When you want to escape, you can head to the port right off I-95, put your car in …

Royal Caribbean

Why You Should Book a Cruise on a Cruise

There’s tons of advice out there about how to get the best deal on a cruise vacation. Should you book with a travel agent? Do you get a cheaper fare …

Cruise Ships

10 Must-Pack Items for Every Cruise

Whether you start packing for a cruise three weeks before the embarkation date, or you're the type who throws together a bag a few hours before …

4 River Cruises You Should Consider Booking

When most travelers envision a typical river cruise, scenes along European rivers like the Rhine, Danube, or Elbe immediately come to mind. But while …

How to Choose the Right Cruise: Couples Edition

For couples, choosing the right cruise is crucial, because there’s nothing worse than a vacation that ends in petty arguments. Your cruise selection …

Cruise Ships

Cruise Preview: New ‘Norwegian Getaway’ Makes US Debut

With the arrival of its much-buzzed-about <i>Norwegian Getaway</i> in New York City earlier this week, Norwegian Cruise Line has unveiled one of the year's …

Shipping

6 Great Cruises from New York City in 2014

New Yorkers have it easy: When they want to head out on vacation, they have access to three major airports. But did you know that three important …

Cruise Ships

4 Great Cruises from San Diego in 2014

San Diego’s B Street Cruise Ship Terminal has grown to welcome nearly 200 vessels each year, and both Holland America Line and Celebrity Cruises …

Cruise Ships

Roundup: New Cruise Ships Launching in 2014

In recent years, an astonishing number of cruise ships and riverboats have made their debut. But the frenzy to build the largest, most innovative, or …

Royal Caribbean

Carnival Launches New Concert Series

​<p>Award-winning musicians of all genres are realizing one thing: Working with cruise lines is a fantastic way to plan a special event for their …

Luxury Travel

How to Choose the Right Cruise for Your Family

Traveling with kids in tow is no small feat: You’ll face plenty of challenges—no matter what the ages of your children. With babies and toddlers, the …

Kids

20 Best Cruise-Ship Dining Experiences

These days, cruise ships come packed with more restaurants than most beach resorts—as many as 25 on the newest megaships. And while dining-room and …

Cruise Ships

Check out These Extravagant Cruise-Ship Amenities

It's possible that you decide to book cruises simply to see new destinations—but choose the right ship and you’ll also experience an exciting array …

Shipping

New River Cruise Line Emerald Waterways Launches This Spring

What does April 15 mean to you? While Tax Day springs to mind, cruise fans should delight in the fact that April 15, 2014 will see the launch of a …

Cruise Ships

Top 5 Romantic Tropical Cruises for 2014

The world is a mighty big place, and that means there's no shortage of tropical islands that draw cruise ships, yachts, and sailing vessels to their …

How to Know If Your Cruise Itinerary Is Safe

Some incredibly sad news came out of Venezuela recently: While on a cruise, a German man visited the port of Margarita Island and was shot dead in a …

U.S. Dept. of State

4 Great Land Tours You Can Add to Cruises

As destination experts, cruise lines know the hidden secrets of every port, working with knowledgeable guides to master the art of shore excursions …

10 Best All-Inclusive Resorts for Families in the US

Simplicity is the genius of the all-inclusive resort, especially when you bring the kids along. Though not as common in the United States as in …

Table Tennis

5 Must-Have Experiences on Grand Cayman Island

By Alexander McCall Smith, author of <i>The Forever Girl</i><p>You might not expect the Scottish author of the <i>The No. 1 Ladies Detective Agency</i> to be a Cayman …

Alexander McCall Smith

Crystal Cruises Makes Calls in 9 New European Ports

If you've ever dreamt of visiting the northernmost city in the world, or the remote Channel Islands, now's your chance to do so—from the comfort of …

European Travel

Celebrity Cruises Announces New Luxury 'Suite Class'

Celebrity Cruises, one of the industry’s most successful premium cruise lines, is making a bid to compete with luxury market ships via its …

Long Weekend in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico

Towering boulders and cliffs rise above the shores of the Pacific Ocean and Sea of Cortez on the southern tip of Mexico’s Baja Peninsula. For ample …

Cabo San Lucas

Un-Cruise Adventures Adds Theme Cruises in Alaska

No matter how much you may love the mega-ship experience, with all of its many bells and whistles, there's something special and splurge-worthy about …

National Parks

Princess Cruises Expands All-Inclusive Drink Package

If you've recently sailed aboard certain Princess Cruises ships—specifically Coral Princess, Crown Princess, Emerald Princess, Island Princess, Royal …

10 Money-Saving Tips for Cruises

When it comes to finding an affordable vacation, the cruise industry’s got you covered. The very nature of cruising—with your transportation, …