Welcome to the Cruise page!

Cruises are a great choice for a family vacation, family reunion or romantic getaway. Even better, they are relatively easy and affordable. Browse all our tips for planning a wonderful cruise vacation.

Cruise Tips

Cruise like a pro the first time! What I wish I'd known before my first cruise | | family cruise | cruise tips | cruise advice

Tips for your first cruise

Everything you need to know about cruise ship dining. You have so many options! Find out what to expect and pick the best for your family | | cruise food | cruise tips | Royal Caribbean #ad | family vacation

Tips for cruise dining

8 must-have tips for cruising with a large family | | cruise with kids | cruise tips | cruise advice | Caribbean cruise | Disney cruise

Cruising with a large family

15 secrets to planning shore excursions on your cruise | | cruise tips for families | travel

Tips for shore excursions

What does travel insurance cover? You might be surprised. Read this before you book a cruise or other big vacation |

Tips for buying travel insurance

Does your child need a passport? There are a few ways that kids can travel outside the U.S. without one, but it's always better and safer for everyone in the family to have a passport. Here are tips for making the process easier with kids. | | international travel

Passport tips with kids

Our family-tested review of Del Sol. I updated this review after using Del Sol's products for TWO YEARS. Find out how they stood the test of time and get our exclusive 20% off Del Sol coupon code! | | sponsored | beach clothing | cruise clothes | travel gear

Product review: Del Sol color-change gear

Cruise Ports and Excursions


BELIZE – Lamanai Mayan Ruins

GRAND CAYMAN – Stingray City

GRENADA – Seven Sisters Falls

HAITI – Labadee Dragon’s Breath Zip Line

ST CROIX – Rainbow Beach

ST KITTS – Brimstone Hill Fortress and beyond

ST LUCIA – Hiking Gros Piton

ST LUCIA – Treetop Adventure Park

UNITED STATES – Galveston, Texas


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National Museum of Bermuda


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