Longer Cruises Bank On Stretched Wallets.

Longer Cruises Bank On Stretched Wallets.

With all the newer and bigger ocean ships being launched over the past few years, one had to wonder if supply was over-reaching demand. Yet it seemed most of the cruises were sailing near or at full capacity. Likewise, the explosion in river-cruising interest saw an...
Cruising the Mediterranean.

Cruising the Mediterranean.

See a cathedral unfinished after 122 years of almost continuous construction in Barcelona. Listen to Chopin played on an underground lake as you are surrounded by massive stalagmites and stalactites on Mallorca. Explore the beaches and stores at a playground of the...
Hosting A Cruise Was A Special Experience!

Hosting A Cruise Was A Special Experience!

Football teams implore you to join them on a special cruise. Radio station personalities use significant airtime to motivate you to book onto theirs. And even old time greats in hockey, football and other sports suggest their retired players’ ship tour makes an ideal...
Small Ship Luxury Cruising…Am I In Heaven?

Small Ship Luxury Cruising…Am I In Heaven?

Last week, as the first in a series of blog columns about cruising, I gave an overview of what cruise clients appreciate most about big ship cruising. I tried to provide a balanced overview of the comparative advantages and disadvantages of this size of cruise ship so...

The Greening of an Industry

Anytime we step into a powered transporting device of any kind we are likely contributing to an increased carbon footprint. For a long time, cruise ships were major polluters, not just from the fuel that it used or left in its wake, but from its handling of the waste...

My South America Trip of a Lifetime!

South America. Chile, Argentina, the Strait of Magellan, Passing Cape Horn…These have all been part of my bucket list. And now you can even join me on the amazing adventure. Scheduled for January 19, of 2013 I will be hosting a cruise aboard the amazing...