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Bucket list: Alaska


While Rick and I are no strangers to cruising to Caribbean destinations, one we haven’t done that Rick is dying to do is an Alaskan cruise. Alaska is definitely a bucket list-worthy travel destination that I would like to check off our list sometime. We can have so many adventures in Alaska, from viewing the

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What to pack for a cruise

Cruise ships

Planning any vacation is fun but packing can always add an element of stress to your adventure as you don’t want to overpack or underpack for your trip. Rick and I are both aware that we tend to overpack for everything but for our last cruise I tried to make sure we weren’t packing unnecessary


Review of Royal Caribbean’s 4 Night Western Caribbean Cruise

Cozumel, Mexico

Rick and I recently took a nice little trip down to Mexico aboard the Independence of the Seas on Royal Caribbean’s 4 Night Western Caribbean Cruise.  It was a perfect weekend getaway that nicely coincided with Valentine’s Day and the perfect time to get out of Denver’s snowy weather and into the bright sunshine of

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Top 10 Caribbean cruise destinations

Carnival cruise

Sun, surf, sand, and a tropical drink melting in your hand – sounds great, right? Well, it’s all waiting for you down in the Caribbean! With winter in full swing here in Denver, Rick and I were just counting down the days until our Caribbean cruise and it got me thinking of Caribbean cruise destinations


Royal Caribbean’s Mariner of the Seas review

For Rick’s birthday this year, we decided to make the most of the holiday in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. and take a long weekend down in the Bahamas. Having sailed with Royal Caribbean before, we decided to book a three-night Bahamas cruise aboard the Mariner of the Seas. It had been about three

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13 tips and tricks to improve your Caribbean cruise experience

With only a few weeks left until our next Caribbean cruise, I thought it’d be fun to share some cruising tips and tricks we’ve picked up over the years. As someone who loves group travel, cruising is another great way to explore the world and enjoy stress-free travel. With set itineraries, planned adventures, meal plans,