Category Archives: Cruising

You Want to Cruise the Med in Winter?

So you want to cruise the Mediterranean in winter? With some itineraries, the options are so numerous we can get overwhelmed. We are afflicted by the deluge of data. So, when exploring options for an off season vacation, the simplicity of the results can be misleading. Searching travel and...

Short Cruises

Is a short cruise is a good way to “test the waters.” If someone has never cruised before, they may try to take a short cruise to see how they like it. Is a short cruise a fair test of the cruising experience? Perhaps, but I don’t find...

Cruising your way to a healthy lifestyle

A posting on an online forum this week asked for advice on how to “Lose before I cruise.”  Some suggested an Atkins Diet.  Others touted willpower.   I’ve tried the “Lose before I cruise” goal, but it never worked for me. Neither have the related “lose by summer”, “lose...