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Best Boat Cruises in Berlin

Best Boat Cruises in Berlin

You might be surprised to learn that Berlin and surrounding Brandenburg has more than 30,000 kilometers of water and is known as the land of 3,000 lakes! Here are some of my favorite Berlin boat trips.

10 Reasons to go on a River Cruise

10 Reasons to go on a River Cruise

Are you debating whether or not to go on a river cruise? Here are 10 reasons why you should go on a river cruise. And feel free to share this with your companions who might need convincing too!

10 Things to Bring on a Caribbean Cruise

10 Things to Bring on a Caribbean Cruise

Are you ready for your Caribbean vacation? Sea, sun, and sand make for a wonderful relaxing getaway. Don’t forget these ten essential items when packing for your Caribbean cruise.

Bring a Folding Bicycle on Your Cruise

Bring a Folding Bicycle on Your Cruise

Make your next cruise a little more exciting and independent by bringing your folding bicycle with you. Why not use your folding bike to get around at ports and see the local sights?

20 Awesome Shore Excursions in Alaska

20 Awesome Shore Excursions in Alaska

Alaska is a land of breathtaking beauty and wild adventures. If you only have brief stops at each destination you’ll want to make the most of your time and book amazing shore excursions.

Packing for a River Cruise in Europe

Packing for a River Cruise in Europe

Whether you are navigating the Danube or the Rhine you might be wondering what to pack. Here are some helpful hints and tips to assist you in deciding what to bring with you on your river cruise and what you can leave at home.

Best Luggage to Use for a Cruise

Best Luggage to Use for a Cruise

The best luggage for an Alaska cruise through the Inside Passage might be different from bags you will bring for a week in the Caribbean. A luxury cruise may call for a garment bag to protect your tuxedo and gown, while a fun in the sun trip calls for swimsuits and easy tote bags to carry your towel and sunscreen.

10 Best Paris River Cruises

10 Best Paris River Cruises

A view of the city from the water is the best. Some Paris river cruises are mostly sightseeing experiences, while others include drinks, lunch or dinner. Here are some of my favorite Paris boat trips.

10 Things You Should NOT Bring on a Cruise

10 Things You Should NOT Bring on a Cruise

Perhaps unsurprisingly, there is a long list of things you cannot bring with you onboard a cruise ship. But if you don’t check with the cruise line or think it through, you might be unhappy to find your innocent item confiscated, held or destroyed. Here are 10 things you should not bring with you on a cruise.

10 Useful Things to Bring on a Cruise

10 Useful Things to Bring on a Cruise

Are you getting ready to travel on your first or second cruise? Here are 10 things to bring on your next cruise that you might not have considered but that will enhance your trip.

Alaska Cruise Packing List for Men

Alaska Cruise Packing List for Men

Getting ready for your Alaska summer cruise and trying to decide what to pack? Here is our Alaska cruise packing list for men! Think warm layers and comfortable, waterproof shoes.

Thames River Cruise: 10 Best City Cruises London

Thames River Cruise: 10 Best City Cruises London

Planning to visit London? There is simply nothing nicer than seeing a city from the water. Take a Thames river cruise to view London icons like Parliament, London Bridge, Tower Bridge and Westminster.

Packing for Alaska Cruise

Packing for Alaska Cruise

Getting ready for your Alaska summer cruise and trying to decide what to pack? Here is our Alaska cruise packing list for June, July, August and September. If you are packing for Alaska cruise in June you may hope the weather will be warm. Don’t count on it! The key to your Alaska cruise packing list is layers.