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31 Tips for a Great Cruise

31 tips to help you have a great cruise, regardless of what line you’re sailing or where you’re headed! 1. Check in on-line ahead of time – it’ll save you tons of time during the boarding process. 2. Speaking of the boarding process, check your boarding pass to see what time to get to the […]

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A day on the beach in Aruba

The first stop on our cruise was somewhere we had never been to before: Aruba. We were excited to visit the Happy Island & her beautiful beaches. We decided to spend the day on Palm Beach, where many of the island’s hotels are located, & were excited when the Occidental Grand Aruba offered us the chance […]

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Speedboating Around St. Maarten

While we were in St. Maarten on our cruise, we wanted to do something different: a tour that included snorkeling & didn’t include any sort of van or charter bus or corny stops that only tourists visit. Enter Robinson’s Speed Boat Tours & for just $100 per person, we had everything we wanted. One of the […]

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Exploring Old San Juan, Puerto Rico

One of the ports we were most looking forward to on our Celebrity Reflection cruise was San Juan, Puerto Rico – a place we’ve never been. We docked in Old San Juan from 3pm – 10pm, a bit of an odd time frame, but we decided to make the most of it. As we slowly […]

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Best Cruise Ever

While I’m on my cruise, I wanted to share a collection of thoughts on their best cruise ever from some of my favorite travelers! I’ve definitely added a few more cruising destinations to my bucket list! Finding Myself In The Galapagos by Matt Long, Founder & Publisher of LandLopers While I’ve enjoyed every cruise I’ve […]

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Time to Cruise

Tomorrow, we fly to Miami to head out on a seven night Caribbean cruise on the beautiful Celebrity Reflection. After a mixed experience last August on the Celebrity Summit, we’re really hoping that this cruise knocks our socks off. It should: the ship is the newest in Celebrity’s fleet, it has all the bells & […]

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