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  • Waves of fun aboard the Carnival Pride

    Waves of fun aboard the Carnival Pride
    When I heard Carnival Cruise Lines would begin sailing year-round from Baltimore, I was not excited. I was glad that it meant more jobs and a boost to Maryland's economy, but a Carnival cruise wasn't going to be part of my vacation plans. You see,...
  • Optimize Your Vacation Time in 2010

    Optimize Your Vacation Time in 2010
    When you finally get to take time off this year, traveling to places that take you to another level physically and spiritually will leave you lest restless and more satisfied than vacations that are filled with scheduled tours, jam-packed spaces and noisy...
  • What's new for South Florida cruises in 2009

    What's new for South Florida cruises in 2009
    The economy may be sailing slowly these days, but that hasn't stopped South Florida's cruise lines, which are introducing a half-dozen new ships here this fall. Do these new superliners really offer anything "new"? Sure, they all have the amenities...
  • Family Cruise Guide: Which lines are best for children

    Family Cruise Guide: Which lines are best for children
    Cruising with an infant requires special consideration. Is there a minimum age limit to sail? Will there be a nursery or childcare available onboard? Will the ship offer private babysitting so parents can enjoy an evening out? Most lines have a minimum...
  • Crystal Cruises offers a heaping helping of Serenity

    Crystal Cruises offers a heaping helping of Serenity
    I am not usually fond of routine or habit, preferring the unexpected. However, it's 5:30 p.m. and I am waiting for my butler, Sasha, as I do about this time every day. Sure enough, he raps lightly on my stateroom door, pokes his head in, and with a...
  • Florida Cruise Guide ship spotlight -- the Bahamas Celebration

    Florida Cruise Guide ship spotlight -- the Bahamas Celebration
    Is it a coincidence that the phrase "season's greetings" starts with "sea?" Not if you consider Celebration Cruise Line's sailings to enjoy the holidays aboard its ship, the Bahamas Celebration. Here's what the line has on tap for this season: -- Sailing...
  • Norwegian Epic's debut lives up to name

    Norwegian Epic's debut lives up to name
    Norwegian Cruise Line's long-anticipated Epic has finally arrived, and it rocks. Long an industry innovator with a list of firsts that includes the first alternate-dining restaurant at sea and a secluded complex of luxury villas atop the ship, NCL yet...
  • Port of Call Spotlight: Cruise Lines' Private Islands

    Port of Call Spotlight: Cruise Lines' Private Islands
    It was an idea pioneered by NCL several decades ago: offer cruise passengers a beach day on a private island (Great Stirrup Cay in the Bahamas' Berry Islands). The idea took hold and now a number of cruise lines (Costa, Disney, Holland America, Princess...
  • How to use the stock market to get a cruise discount

    DES MOINES, Iowa -- A Web site that sells cruises is promoting a little-known way to get a discount on your next trip at sea: Using the stock market. If you own stock in a cruise company, you may qualify for an onboard credit. For example, says Bob...
  • Ship profile: Norwegian Majesty

    Ship profile: Norwegian Majesty
    The Norwegian Majesty's nine decks of intimate settings and lively atmosphere is popular with many local cruise fans who will be sad to see it make its final sailing from Baltimore in August. In 2008, Norwegian Cruise Lines sold the ship to an operator in...
  • Ship profile: RCL Grandeur of the Seas

    Ship profile: RCL Grandeur of the Seas
    Grandeur of the Seas is an appropriate name for a cruise ship that can carry almost 2,500 passengers. The ship, which Royal Caribbean International has been sailing from Baltimore for several years, will be replaced later this year by the somewhat...