Residence Inn Secaucus Meadowlands – Where to Stay Pre-cruise

Residence Inn, Meadowlands (Secaucus, New Jersey): Pre-cruise Hotel Review If you’re going on a cruise that leaves from a cruise port in New Jersey or New York, a great place to stay is the Residence…

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Cruise Tipping Guidelines and Etiquette in 2020 (and beyond)

Cruise Tipping Guidelines and Daily Service Charges If you’re a new cruiser, knowing about and understanding cruise tipping guidelines is important. Even though cruise ship gratuities technically aren’t mandatory, they are customary and expected on…

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7 Top Benefits of Booking an Interior Cabin

7 Reasons to Book an Inside Cabin When my husband and I booked our very first cruise about 15 years ago, we booked an inside cabin. Friends and family had recently cruised in interior staterooms,…

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Paradise Beach Cozumel Review (an easy excursion to do on your own)

Paradise Beach, Cozumel – a Review and Tips for Cruisers If you’re going on a Caribbean Cruise and heading to Cozumel, Mexico, and looking for an easy beach excursion that’s close to the cruise port,…

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17 New Cruiser Mistakes to avoid: Cruise Like a Pro!

Planning your first cruise? These are rookie mistakes that you don’t want to make! Cruising is so different from booking a vacation at a hotel or even going to a resort, that it’s easy for…

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