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Yum! Chocolate Truffles From Our Friends At Viking River Cruises!

Viking River Cruises is known for their wonderful food and every now and then they give us a peek into their onboard menus by sending us a recipe. Today they’ve send one for chocolate truffles. Thank you Viking River Cruises! … Continue reading

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A Princess In The Caribbean

Our first cruise on Princess in more than a decade has ended, leaving us with wonderful memories – and several pieces of bargain costume jewelry purchased onboard! Our lives had been a little more than chaotic recently, so our motivation … Continue reading

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Dine Like A Viking

We love our friends at Viking River Cruises.  Not only do they have wonderful cruises, they are known for having some of the best food at sea. If you have a yearning for Viking style food, here’s a recipe for one of their signature dishes – … Continue reading

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Satisfaction Guaranteed!

This is truly an innovative step for a cruise line. I’m talking about Carnival’s new guest satisfaction program, The Great Vacation Guarantee.  It says if you aren’t completely satisfied within the first 24 hours of sailing, you get a 110 … Continue reading

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About Those Tours

I used to be a big advocate of going it alone when in port on cruise ships. That led me to do some very interesting things not afforded those who take the safe route and pay for tours offered by … Continue reading

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Island Hopping

While many travelers are content to spend every waking moment onboard a ship, others like me enjoy visiting the various ports of call. In fact, the more ports on a cruise; the happier I am. Cruising is a wonderful form … Continue reading

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Dining – Cruise Ship Style

One of the great joys of life is eating, which is also one reason many people cruise. Where else can you gorge on unlimited appetizers, soups, entrees and desserts whenever the urge strikes, which can be any time of the … Continue reading

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Bingo!

I can’t bring myself to play Bingo on a cruise ship. I’m not going to lie: I have done it, but just once. I didn’t mean for it to happen; it was a weak moment. I didn’t win and I … Continue reading

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