Tips and Tricks

Watching the Super Bowl on a Carnival Cruise

Watching the Super Bowl on a Carnival Cruise

What can you expect if you are on a cruise over Super Bowl weekend? Below, you can check out the Carnival Fun Times for our recent cruise on the Carnival Sunshine over Super Bowl Weekend. Also, check out my video (linked below) where I talk […]

Tips and Tricks for Sailing From Charleston, SC

Tips and Tricks for Sailing From Charleston, SC

We recently sailed on the Carnival Sunshine for a four-day cruise to the Bahamas out of Charleston, SC. The port in Charleston does things a little differently than any other port I’ve experienced, so I wanted to share with you a few tips and tricks […]

Packing for a Cruise with Multiple Climates

Packing for a Cruise with Multiple Climates

At this point, I’ve packed (and filmed myself packing) for a lot of cruises. I would consider myself a pretty efficient packer. However, this past cruise we took down the Pacific Coast had me scratching my head. As you probably know by now if you […]

Best Budget Buffet in Las Vegas

Best Budget Buffet in Las Vegas

We’ve been going to Las Vegas since around 2006. A lot about the way we do things has changed, but one thing about our Las Vegas trips has remained consistent — we ALWAYS go to the Feast Buffet at the Red Rock Casino for lunch […]

Eating Gluten Free on the Norwegian Sun

Eating Gluten Free on the Norwegian Sun

Let’s talk about cruise food! Let’s especially talk about eating gluten free on a cruise! We recently were on board the Norwegian Sun for a four-night cruise to the Bahamas, and I wanted to share with you the gluten free goodies that I ate! Give […]

Norwegian’s Oceanview Villa at Great Stirrup Cay

Norwegian’s Oceanview Villa at Great Stirrup Cay

On our recent trip onboard the Norwegian Sun, we had originally booked a small cabana for our day at Great Stirrup Cay. After meeting with the concierge, he talked us into booking an oceanview villa. Looking back and knowing the day we had, I’m so […]

Updated Top 10 Cruise Essentials for 2019

Updated Top 10 Cruise Essentials for 2019

It’s been a couple of years since I discussed my top cruise essentials here on the blog. So recently, I decided it was about time to revisit the topic and update it for 2019. If you’d rather watch the video, check it out on my […]

MSC Preziosa Aurea Spa Thermal Pass

MSC Preziosa Aurea Spa Thermal Pass

On the two MSC cruises we have taken – one last year on the MSC Divina and one this year on the MSC Preziosa – we have paid for the thermal spa pass in the Aurea Spa for the week. I’ve always like the idea […]

Tips for Train Travel in Germany

Tips for Train Travel in Germany

On our last trip to Europe, we ended up flying into Frankfurt and taking the train to Hamburg to embark on our cruise on the MSC Preziosa. It was just a lot less expensive to fly into Frankfurt and we don’t mind taking the train, […]

Top 5 Picks for Anti-Theft Bags for Travel

Top 5 Picks for Anti-Theft Bags for Travel

If you’re looking for a handbag recommendations for what to take when you travel, most people will suggest an anti-theft bag (especially if you are heading to Europe). If I’m honest, I think that these bags shouldn’t be relegated to just travel. Some of these […]