The New Days of Cruising … (a series, part 2of4)

For the next few blogs, I’m going to help those of you who are “virgin cruisers” .. or people who have always wanted to cruise but were afraid to. I was in the same boat (sorry, that was sad cruise pun) at one time. I NEVER had ANY inclination to cruise - but that has …

The New Days of Cruising … (a series, part 3of4)

You've scanned your ID (Royal Caribbean "sea-pass") at pre-boarding to show you have left the terminal and entered the dock. DON'T PUT THAT CARD AWAY ... you still have to scan it once you get on ship to show you are physically on ship (once you cross the gang-plank) "Welcome aboard!" The vacation you have …

A Whole New Dawn

Post lock-down is going to look like a completely new world to many, and for those of us who love to travel, nothing can be further from the truth. The newest of daily habits have changed the way we go on our adventures. Where the adventure used to be going somewhere we'd always dreamed about, …

Holidays vs. Vacations

I remember growing up and waiting with great anticipation for the Memorial Weekend to show it. It was the time our family went on our first long-weekend camping vacation. ... holiday Then, when school was finished, we headed out on the July 1-4 weekend for another, long-weekend camping vacation. ... holiday And ... of course, …

Frozen Wonders

a truely a frozen Wonder of the World I don't know if it's because I'm Canadian ... if it's because I lived in Niagara for a time ... or simply the idea of living so close to something so majestic, BUT I LOVE NIAGARA FALLS, especially in the winter. ... seriously, NOT for people who …