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Is the balcony worth it?

Is the balcony worth it?

Short answer: Of course. As a cruising specialist with DW Destinations: Why book with Michelle at DW Destinations over booking yourself? I know the ins and outs of industry. I can see great rooms that are not available on the cruise line website.  I can work to get you extra perks. PLUS if you have […]

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Can I smoke or vape on the ship?

Can I smoke or vape on the ship?

Short answer: Yes, but… As a cruising specialist with DW Destinations: Why book with Michelle at DW Destinations over booking yourself? I know the ins and outs of industry. I can see great rooms that are not available on the cruise line website.  I can work to get you extra perks. PLUS if you have […]

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Can I bring a coffee maker on my cruise?

Can I bring a coffee maker on my cruise?

Short answer: NO! As a cruising specialist with DW Destinations: Why book with Michelle at DW Destinations over booking yourself? I know the ins and outs of industry. I can see great rooms that are not available on the cruise line website.  I can work to get you extra perks. PLUS if you have any […]

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Can I bring my gaming console?

Can I bring my gaming console?

Short answer: I think so, but… As a cruising specialist with DW Destinations: Why book with Michelle at DW Destinations over booking yourself? I know the ins and outs of industry. I can see great rooms that are not available on the cruise line website.  I can work to get you extra perks. PLUS if […]

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Can I watch Netflix while I am cruising?

Can I watch Netflix while I am cruising?

Short answer: Maybe, if you pay extra As a cruising specialist with DW Destinations: Why book with Michelle at DW Destinations over booking yourself? I know the ins and outs of industry. I can see great rooms that are not available on the cruise line website.  I can work to get you extra perks. PLUS […]

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Is the drink package worth it?

Is the drink package worth it?

Short answer: Depends As a cruising specialist with DW Destinations: Why book with Michelle at DW Destinations over booking yourself? I know the ins and outs of industry. I can see great rooms that are not available on the cruise line website.  I can work to get you extra perks. PLUS if you have any […]

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Guide to self care on a cruise

Guide to self care on a cruise

This most may contain affiliate links.  See our full disclosure here. I guess you could argue the point that an entire cruise can be considered an act of self care. For me, it is the planning process. I can live inside my head for a little while. Let me plan your cruise. However, cruising can […]

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How not to fall down the stairs and other balance issues

How not to fall down the stairs and other balance issues

I don’t like to talk about it. I’m a klutz. It’s a miracle if I make it through the winter without wiping out at least 3 times. I fall up stairs. I trip over nothing. If it’s icy and I need to go out, you will find me shuffling across the parking lot and avoiding […]

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What to do on the Anthem of the Seas

What to do on the Anthem of the Seas

Guest Poster Today, we have Deb Willey at DW Destinations (our parent company) providing us with some information and tips on having a great cruise on the Anthem of the Seas from Royal Caribbean.  This is currently Royal Caribbean’s year-around ship in Bayonne, NJ. It makes trips to Bermuda, Bahamas, and Caribbean.  Below, Deb gives […]

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Why the Chef’s Table is worth every penny

Why the Chef’s Table is worth every penny

I have been dying to do the Chef’s Table since a friend told us about it at our time on the Carnival Magic. When I had booked our Glory cruise, I also booked our Chef’s Table reservation, which can be done through email. I tend to plan way ahead, so yes, my reservations were a […]

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