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Day 5 & 6: Huatuclo, Mexico


Why I Love Solo Cruising

I got hooked on cruises about 20 years ago, and have gone on about 15 or 20 of them since then. In my opinion, it’s the only way to travel!I started cruising with family, friends and a boyfriend, and, after a breakup with the cruising boyfriend, ended up traveling alone once....more

10 Reasons You Should Take a Cruise with the Kids

My family was very lucky that we were able to live abroad for two and half years when our girls were little.  During that time we took advantage of being able to travel and see new things.  In all, we visited 27 different countries.  ...more

Great Websites & Tips for Cruising

Are you itching to get away to the high seas for some R & R? Well, before you book that cruise vacation, check out the following websites and cruising tips that could really save you some serious money. ...more

Weekend Update - News That Will Make You Snooze

Welcome to the first edition of the Weekend Update where we dare to update you on all the exciting shiznit you may have missed while pretending you have a life outside of the world wide web. Poser....more

The First Day, Travel Day to Venice

The alarm went off at 4 am and both hubby and I popped up ready to go.  Horray Horray, it's travel day.  We started by wolfing down our first cup of coffee, and then doing last minute things before it was time to go.  Our son spent the night so he'd be here in the morning.  We needed to leave at 5am and then we were off to General Mitchell International Airport. ...more
 @alienbody oh Melissa, I want to go back and do the same trip all over again and go on ...more

Life at Sea

After a month away, settling back to a 'normal' routine of life just isn't easy....more