Cruises

Cruising is often compared to a dinner wine; the wrong one can spoil your whole experience! With over 50 cruise lines operating, you’re probably wondering what are the best cruise ships for kids, and it’s essential you pick the right Read more >
Wondering what to wear on a cruise? My cruise packing checklist will make your cruise travel planning effortless. I’ll also share some cruise packing tips and some of my favourite resources. Read more >
Want to see what it’s like to take a 6 day Western Caribbean Cruise on Carnival Vista? In early September we sailed on this ship as guests of Carnival Cruise Line and created some priceless family memories that we are Read more >
Wondering how to stay healthy on a cruise? With all that opportunity for indulgence it’s a challenge. Here are 11 easy ways to still indulge yet not put on weight or feel sick. Tips from our recent Western Caribbean Cruise. Read more >
We heard the news of Irma brewing into a serious hurricane a few days before we were set to leave Miami on our 6 night Western Caribbean Cruise on Carnival Vista. What bad luck, I thought, although I wasn’t worried. Read more >
There’s no better judge on a family travel experience than your kids. We’ve been talking about this a lot lately during our travels in Hawaii. We’re planning on incorporating the girl’s opinions and reviews in our blog and video content. Read more >
If travel is all about having amazing experiences, creating great memories, and jumping off the hamster wheel to discover the world, then I think cruising is a great way to condense memories, adventure, and discovery into a short space of Read more >
Are you familiar with repositioning cruises? We certainly had not heard about them until last year when a fellow house sitter traveled from Panama to Portugal and taking a reposition cruise could be a new way of traveling for you! Read more >
This post is brought to you by Ozcruising The 4wd bounced along the track through the ancient forest. The girls sat beside me giggling with each jolt up and down, my heart swelled to watch them having such fun. I Read more >
I’ve been asked often about cruise holidays and if we’d recommend them. I understand why many people turn their noses up at cruises. I thought I would hate them and being stuck on a cruise boat would be an imprisonment Read more >

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My brother first told me about prepaid travel money cards a couple of years ago. He and his wife used a cash passport for their year long trip through South America and raved about how easy and convenient it was. Read more >