This week we discuss luxury cruising, specifically Silverseas, with Jason and our guest, Darlene. They detail the tangible differences of a luxury line including dining, staterooms, and inclusions. Jason also interviews Silver Spirit cruise director, Don Fluke, who gives us an insider's perspective of the cruise line. Cruise news features a new ship for Galveston.
This week we discuss the newest ships and refurbishments coming up. The ships we detail are the Norwegian Breakaway, Quantum of the Seas, Carnival Sunshine, Disney Magic and Royal Princess. We talk about the features we are most looking forward to and what we think will be popular.
Mike Faust of CruiseCurrents.com joins us this week to review Holland America's Eurodam. He gives details on dining, staterooms, daily entertainment, nightly shows and much more! Cruise news features many new exciting announcements from Princess Cruise Lines and a peek at what might be coming from two other cruise lines.
We cover a wide variety of topics this week as Jason gives us his take on several news stories which occurred during his vacation. Our correspondent, Mark, gives us details from Cruise Shipping Miami and his tour of the Carnival Breeze. Cruise news features a Viking River ship on the Mississippi, new European itineraries for Celebrity and new safety upgrades for Carnival.
With all the negative cruise press recently, we decide to tackle the things that might convince us to consider not cruising in the future. We look at cruise line specific issues including the recent Carnival drama. Our cruise news features new information about upcoming ships from Norwegian and Princess, a new dress code for Cunard, as well as the aforementioned Carnival woes.
This week Jason interviews the cruise director from the Azamara Quest, Tony Markey. Tony talk about life on the sea, the future of Azamara, and includes some interesting stories and experiences. Our cruise news features a new godmother for Royal Caribbean, new pricing for Celebrity restaurants, the Grammys on Norwegian and Dancing with the Stars on Holland America.
This week we interview a passenger from the ill-fated Carnival Triumph who gives us details about what really happened on board. A letter from a listener inspires a conversation about the value of Disney Cruise Line, and we discuss the new tipping policy across cruise lines, most recently adopted by Royal Caribbean.
This week we talk about all the activities offered on board cruise ships during the day and highlight some of our favorites. We go through the day from beginning to end and discuss some of the differences in activities between cruise lines.
Cruise news features the most recent stories from the Carnival Triumph, the naming of Royal Caribbean's Project Sunshine and the top large ship
Jason tells us all about his upcoming South America cruise on the Azamara Quest. We discuss Azamara Club Cruises, the itinerary, and expectations. The cruise news features an in-depth discussion of the drink packages including the recent controversy, a video of the Carnival Sunshine and Zumba fitness program on Celebrity and Norwegian.
This week, Jason's Dad joins us to tell us about what it has been like to cruise for the past 35 years. He gives insight into how the cruise lines and ports have changed and shares what keeps him coming back for more. We also look at the current dollar for dollar value of cruising compared to 1985.
Cruise news features Norwegian Cruise Line going public, the Cake Boss on Norwegian Breakaway and Carnival's Dive-In Movies.
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