Multigenerational Fun on Carnival

With the ease the Long Beach Carnival Cruise Terminal brings to cruising out of Los Angeles, taking your parents and kids on a trip can be the relaxing experience it’s actually meant to be. No need to wrangle with airlines, simply drive to Long Beach, park your car and board your vacation. A floating entertainment […]

Consider a Family Cruise to Puerto Vallarta

Americans’ love affair with Puerto Vallarta shows no signs of slowing down and, next year, families have more options than ever to bring the kids to this popular destination. Carnival Cruise Line’s Carnival Miracle will make its first call to Puerto Vallarta in seven years in December 2019 with a seven-day cruise from San Diego […]

Family Adventure in the Galapagos

For many families, the Galapagos, with its exotic marine, plant and bird life and eye-popping scenery, is a bucket-list destination. Situated just more than 600 miles off the coast of Ecuador, these volcanic islands — 19 in all — offer a dizzying array of sting rays, giant tortoises, sea lions, sharks and exotic birds that […]

What to Pack While Cruising with a Baby

The all-inclusive, put-your-feet-up, don’t-have-to-think vacation atmosphere is almost too appealing to pass up. For those with young children and babies in tow, this includes you. Yes, traveling with a baby or toddler has its own set of rules, but new parents don’t have to miss out on the fun just because they have a little […]

5 Cruises Designed with Kids in Mind

Cruises once catered to elite travelers, usually grown-ups, looking for a romantic getaway. Kids were relatively scarce or just tagged along with their parents. Remember when the only kid we ever really saw enjoy cruise culture was Vicki Stubing, daughter of Captain Stubing from the Love Boat? She was a trailblazer! Whereas cruises once tolerated […]

Luxury Ways to Observe Romance Awareness Month

Did you know August is the official month of Romance Awareness? Princess Cruises did, as well they should after serving as set and co-star of The Love Boat for 14 years. The luxury cruise line offers a myriad of ways, year-round, to enjoy a couple’s retreat, but the added interest in the Caribbean for destination […]