Critical Flight Planning Fails: Missed Connections

A number of passengers on any given sailing the United States drive to the port.  Conveniently-located cruise homeports around the country can eliminate the need to find and book flights, making a positive impact on the travel budget. For everyone Read More …

Getting There: Queen Of The Skies Takes A Bow

Over the years, Delta Airline aircraft have brought an untallied number of travelers to the host cities of embarkation ports around the world.  Travelers accustomed to using cruise line airfare arrangements know Delta to be one a handful of airlines that commonly Read More …

Cruise Line Discounted Airfare: Not Like Planning Your Own

Nearly every time I talk to a fellow cruise traveler about their experience, the ship and crew rate high.  To different degrees, that’s a nearly universal high rank among those who cruise. Value is a primary element of travel by Read More …

Getting There To Begin My Viking Story Was A Breeze

One of the current promotions being run by travel companies is reduced price or free airfare to Europe from North America. The idea addresses several objections of first-time river cruise buyers in a very effective way.  Still, while travelers like Read More …

Travel With Only Carry On Luggage: Here’s How

After two back-to-back international flights where different airlines on each lost my luggage, a new strategy was called for. Bred an over packer, a side effect of being married to cruising as a preferred travel mode, this was going to Read More …