What You Need To Know About Norwegian’s New Cruise App

Upping their technological game, Norwegian Cruise Line today announced an all-new version of their app. The redesigned Cruise Norwegian app’s main purpose is the best one imaginable: To help eliminate stress as you plan (not to mention enjoy) your vacation. How The Cruise App Helps Before You Even Board! “Whether they’re 60 days from their sail date or in the middle of their…

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Carnival Vista Trip Report: Day 1

It’s always interesting to take a cruise on a relatively new ship about a year after it’s introduction. I’ve sailed on the Carnival Vista — which was first introduced in May of 2016 — before. Now, as we head out on an eight-night Southern Caribbean cruise, I thought this might be a great opportunity to see if anything’s changed during her first year of operation. It’s also a chance to…

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6 Delicious Norwegian Cruise Line Desserts

A couple of months ago I took my first European cruise aboard Norwegian Cruise Line’s Norwegian Star. While I could do many posts on the delicious food we had both on land and sea during the trip, I just want to focus on the delicious desserts. If you want to see what I thought of the food onboard overall, check out my 5 first impressions of the ship. Delicious Desserts on Norwegian Cruise…

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Norwegian Cruise Line Raises Gratuity Charges

If you book a trip with Norwegian Cruise Line, expect to pay more for those “free” perks. For new bookings, the automatic gratuity the line tacks on to the Ultimate Beverage and Specialty Dining packages has gone up from 18 percent to 20 percent, effective immediately. Details On The Gratuity Charge Hike The latest increase in gratuities charges would be easy to miss if one…

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Navigating Fort Lauderdale Cruise Port (Port Everglades)

If you’ve sailed from the Fort Lauderdale cruise port, you know how busy it can get. Especially during the winter cruise season, sometimes there are 12 ships embarking cruise guests at the same time. Recently, the cruise port received major upgrades. Carnival Cruise Line, Royal Caribbean, Celebrity Cruises, Holland America Line, and Princess Cruises sail from the port on a seasonal or…

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