About Cruising

Want to learn more about the benefits of cruising, packing tips, activities, cruising trends, and what to expect on your cruise? Find all the answers below using the links.

Frequently Asked Questions

Unsure about cruising or have questions about taking a cruise? Get the answers here.

First Time Cruisers

Whether you're a first time cruiser or a seasoned veteran, these tips will help you make the most of your vacation.

Value Comparison

See why cruising is an increasingly more affordable option while visiting more locals along the way.

Cruising with Kids

Water slides, magic shows, karaoke, “kids only” shore excursions and disco parties; who said parents get to have all the fun on a cruise? With so many kid-friendly amenities available along with both private and group babysitting options, parents will have as much free time to themselves as they want.

Vacation Packing Guide

Formal? Semi-Formal? Casual? We break down what you’ll need to make the most of your vacation. Read our comprehensive checklist to find out what to pack.

Onboard Activities

Cruise ships are destinations unto themselves! Take time to learn more about the Restaurants, Spas, Shopping, Casinos and more available onboard.

Theme Cruises

Would you love to play your favorite sport, ballroom dance everyday or learn to cook on a cruise? With so many different themes, there is a cruise available for every taste. Between traveling the world and indulging in your activities of choice, there are endless opportunities to broaden your mind and share your interests with other like-minded individuals.

Special Event Cruises

Special event cruises are perfect for so many occasions including anniversaries, conferences, engagements, family reunions, team building exercises, weddings, and more.

Luxury Cruising 101

Luxury cruising provides travelers with the finer things in life where quality of service, ships, destinations, and so much more, is never compromised.

River Cruising 101

From exceptional service to quaint ports of call, find out why river cruising is becoming increasingly popular with discerning travelers.