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Is a Port or Starboard Cabin Better? - Essential Cruise Tip 105

Essential Cruise Tips

Release Date: 09/07/2016

10 Things You Shouldn’t Do On A European River Cruise (podcast) show art 10 Things You Shouldn’t Do On A European River Cruise (podcast)

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Here are some European River Cruise Tips and big river cruise no-nos, and things to avoid, based on the river cruises in Europe that I have done. These are the 10 things you really should not do when on a Europe River Cruise. I found out the hard way, so you do not have to.

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6 Cruises To Now Steer Clear Of (Podcast) show art 6 Cruises To Now Steer Clear Of (Podcast)

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6 cruises to avoid and steer clear of, when you next go on a cruise again. Don't waste your money on these 6 cruises I am going to warn you about. When choosing a cruise to go on, you need to pick one where you will have the greatest chance of having an incredible experience, for all the right reasons.

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6 Cruise Cabin Mistakes To Avoid (podcast) show art 6 Cruise Cabin Mistakes To Avoid (podcast)

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Cruise Cabin mistakes and screw ups to avoid. Choosing a cruise cabin is much more important than any cruise passengers think. Not all cabin are equal, even in the same grade. Many cruisers say to me that a cruise cabin, or cruise stateroom as some cruise lines call them, is not that important as they do not intend to spend any time in them. Discover why this is a mistake that so many cruise passengers tell me they got wrong, along with other cruise cabin tips I have learnt (mostly the hard way)

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Royal Caribbean Need-To-Knows (Podcast) show art Royal Caribbean Need-To-Knows (Podcast)

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Royal Caribbean is the world’s second largest cruise line (based on number of passengers). I explore what you need to know and some key watch outs if you are considering cruising with Royal Caribbean. I discuss things like what a Royal Caribbean resort cruise ships is like, what their best and worst features are, who they are best for, what sorts of cruise cabins and suites you can expect, their destinations and ports and more. The most important things you need to know about Royal Caribbean cruises

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Norwegian Cruise Line - 7 Things You Need To Know (Podcast) show art Norwegian Cruise Line - 7 Things You Need To Know (Podcast)

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I share the 7 things you need to know about Norwegian Cruise Line. The things that make Norwegian Cruise Line different or unique to other cruise lines, and what they offer cruise passengers. The 7 things Norwegian Cruise Lines does that you need to know including looking at their on-board cruise experience, facilities, cabin options, which Norwegian Cruise Line best suited for and more

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USA CRUISE UPDATE: USA Cruising Restart Now Seen In A Totally New Light (PODCAST) show art USA CRUISE UPDATE: USA Cruising Restart Now Seen In A Totally New Light (PODCAST)

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In this latest cruise news update, I dive into a USA Cruise Update looking at why the restart of cruising is being looked at in a totally different way, despite what the CDC said recently about the Framework For Conditional Sailing about how cruising can resume in the USA - and what impact it has on when cruises can start in the USA.

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Who Will Be Banned From Cruising When Restarts? (Podcast) show art Who Will Be Banned From Cruising When Restarts? (Podcast)

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Discover the 9 ways you can be banned from cruising. Cruise lines ban a surprisingly large number of people from cruising. And you will be surprised at how you too may be unwittingly, and easily, added to that cruise ban list. A cruise ban list that has also just longer due post-pandemic cruising rules.

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Why Cruising Not Being Unfairly Treated (Podcast) show art Why Cruising Not Being Unfairly Treated (Podcast)

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I explore why cruises have, and are, being treated differently to other travel? And look at if there really is a double standard, if cruising is being treated unfairly, or just about right based on what cruises and cruising is and is not. And why it may help cruising return and bounce back

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 Cruise Update: Cruise Return Takes Big Step Forward. For Some... (Podcast) show art Cruise Update: Cruise Return Takes Big Step Forward. For Some... (Podcast)

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In this cruise update, as news broke that 8 lines were cancelling their cruises into June and July, along came unexpected and truly remarkable developments that look to be (at last) game changing on restart dates. Although in what remains a roller coaster ride, as all that excitement built, Disney threw a wobbly ball into the mix for USA cruise passengers, and Cunard made a huge decision about 2021

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Big Cruising and Vaccine Questions (Podcast) show art Big Cruising and Vaccine Questions (Podcast)

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What is the latest on cruising and vaccines? Cruising vaccinations is a hot , and divisive, topic. Will you need to have a vaccine to cruise? What about people who do not want to be vaccinated to go cruising? There are 6 key questions that you should be asking and need to know about when it comes to cruising and vaccination. I explore what you should really be asking, what we know and what the answers are - and those that are still uncertain

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