| May 4, 2012
| 9:34 PM
The ringing of the trolley bell can be heard once again in downtown Anchorage, signaling the start of the tourism season.
Around noon on Friday, there was only one passenger in Caleb Aldeman’s trolley car. But the owner of Anchorage City...
| May 15, 2012
When Christine Rehak cancels her cruise after her husband's death, she assumes her travel insurance will reimburse her vacation. But she's wrong. Is she going to be stuck with a credit voucher she'll never use?
Q: I am hoping you can help me get a refund...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 1:55 PM
Princess Cruises this week revealed the name for its newest ship to be the Regal Princess.
The announcement came at a ceremony at Fincantieri shipyards in Monfalcone, Italy at the keel laying ceremony for the new vessel due in spring 2014.
| Sep 6, 2012
| 4:29 PM
Labor Day has passed and officially the summer season is over, but is it really?
As I have mentioned numerous times, I find fall one of the best times of the year to be on the water enjoying our Southern California weather. The crowds are thinning...
| Jul 5, 2012
| 7:16 PM
Wondering what to do in September after the summer ends? Then join me on a post-summer cruise to Alaska for a week of great food and helping to solve a murder mystery.
CRN, the station that syndicates my radio show, is giving listeners a chance to...
| Jan 17, 2012
Often dubbed the "Eighth Wonder Of The World" and selected as one of the "Seven Wonders Of The Modern World," the Panama Canal is a 48-mile long waterway across the Isthmus of Panama linking the Caribbean Sea to the Pacific Ocean. Completed in 1914 by the...
| Jan 22, 2012
Here's a list of many of the lines that carry passenger traffic, along with a list of their vessels. Ships that are to have maiden voyages this year also are listed; check with the cruise line, though, because dates can change.
AIDA Cruises, (011) 49-...
| Sep 13, 2012
| 5:51 PM
Ahoy from aboard the Princess Cruises' Star Princess while I am enjoying my radio station's Alaskan cruise this week.
CRN Digital Talk Radio, which syndicates my "Boathouse Radio Show," is hosting a murder mystery cruise. My wife and I could not miss the...
| Sep 20, 2012
| 9:22 PM
I have returned after cruising for a week aboard the Princess Cruises' Star Princess on my radio station's Alaskan cruise this week. As I mentioned last week, CRN Digital Talk Radio, which syndicates my "Boathouse Radio Show," hosted a murder...
| Jul 19, 2012
| 12:22 PM
It used to be the only way you'd lose weight on a cruise was if you couldn't handle the waves, but exercise is serious business these days and Princess Cruises has taken on the fitness challenge with its new Royal Princess cruise ship.
The most unique...
| Feb 6, 2012
| 6:42 AM
Nearly 500 cases of Norovirus have been reported on two Florida-based Princess Cruiseships, the cruise line said Sunday.
The 499 cases occurred on the Ruby Princess and the Crown Princess, both based out of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, said cruise line...
| Feb 10, 2012
| 4:46 AM
MIAMI -- Yet another Princess Cruises ship has returned to port with passengers sick from a severe stomach virus.
Last week, the Ruby and Crown Princess ships both had norovirus outbreaks involving nearly 500 people during Caribbean cruises.