Best Summer Cruises of 2012 – Caribbean

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Summer is almost here and that means its time you start thinking about a summer vacation. For many cruise fans like myself that means hours of research looking for just the right summer cruise vacation. For me its always a balancing act of price, itinerary and cruise line. This year I thought I would slap [...]

Beers of the Caribbean – Famosa

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As I mentioned on my last review of Carib beer I picked up a few suspect bottles of Caribbean beer from the local liquors r us. If I thought Carib was bad, it was nothing compared to the assault on my nostrils upon opening the Guatemalan beer, Famosa. I wasn’t really expecting this to be [...]

Cruising to Key West – Not all its Cracked up to Be

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When I think I Key West, I think of three things… Key lime pie, magical sunsets and the bridges connecting the keys. When you cruise to Key West you are only going to get to experience the pie. That’s because A. You’re not driving and B. you have to set sail before sunset. Sadly, most [...]

5 Things I Hate About Cruising

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So after spending some time reading through some of the various complaint message boards online, I’ve decided to try and come up with a list of things I don’t like about cruising. Don’t get me wrong, I love cruising. I just thought it might be fun to come up with list. Plus there is something [...]

Oh No! No more Mickey Bars on the Disney Dream Cruise

Having just booked our first cruise with Disney on the Dream I came to learn that Mickey Mouse Ice Cream Bars could be had at both dinner and via room service. To say I was excited would be a bit of an understatement. Sure there will be white sand beaches, crystal clear waters and a [...]