Visit These New Cruise Ports of Call in 2018

Cruise lines constantly up their games — adding new and bigger ships to their fleets; more innovative activities to keeps guests engaged while they’re on board; and developing dining options that appeal to kids and foodies alike. Another way the cruise lines up their games is by adding new ports of calls to their itineraries. […]

The Pros and Cons of a Greek Island Cruise

A Greek Island vacation is one of those bucket list trips all travelers should make time for. The question is, what is the best way to see the islands? A cruise does all the complicated planning for you, while a self-organized trip gives unlimited freedom of choice and leisure. Both options have merits, but they […]

Silversea’s Reverse Nip-Tuck

In a rare and remarkable architectural feat, Silversea’s Silver Sprit was lengthened by about 49-feet … down the middle. Yes, apparently a cruise ship can be cut in half and rebuilt with laser-precision. The more than 36,000-ton ship was dissected in half to make way for the all-new midsection placement in an impressive expansion process. […]

The Windstar Experience

When it comes to cruising, there are plenty of options from which to choose when searching for the right cruise for you and your family — from the length of the cruise to destinations to the size of the ships. It can really be a bit overwhelming, Here, we take a look at what it’s […]

CruiseCompete Recommends Family Cruise Line Dining

Admit it — one of the most attractive features of cruising is the near 24/7 availability of dining. Sure, we pretend not to like having all that food around, but — especially for families with young children — eating three meals a day in a restaurant is challenging over time, and having a range of […]

High Seas Family Fun on a Mexican Riviera Cruise with Carnival

The allure of the Mexican Riviera, commonly known as Riviera Maya, attracts millions of visitors each year who are eager to explore its beautiful beaches, exciting culture and picturesque sceneries. Add a Carnival Cruise to the mix and you have a winning combination of fun and adventure for a perfect family vacation. Sure, you could […]