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Meet Ralph Grizzle, The Avid Cruiser
It’s my mission to empower consumers like you to make informed cruise travel decisions.
'World’s Most Luxurious Ship’? Seven Photos For You To Be The Judge
I've been on Regent's new Seven Seas Explorer for less than 24 hours, and I have to say that I, along with other industry professionals, am impressed. An all-balcony, all-suite ship like Seven Seas Mariner,  Seven Seas Explorer is billed as “the most luxurious ship ever built.” Is she? Judge for yourself: Seven Photos Of Seven Seas Explorer 
Check Out The Luxury Trappings Of Seven Seas Explorer  
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Viking’s Passage To Eastern Europe – Embarkation in Bucharest
Travel with Viking is travel simplified. With everything planned out, there’s no mysteries about what to expect. The more I sail with the line, the more I appreciate them for that. My journey to Eastern Europe with Viking has been documented from the airport to the ship so you can follow along with me in my blog.
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Crystal River Cruises Announces New Details For 2017 River Yachts
Crystal Ravel, Crystal Bach, Crystal Debussy, and Crystal Mahler will set sail in 2017 with many special touches that will make river cruising spectacular. What's in store for these four new river cruisers?
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When I first contemplated cruising more than 20 years ago, I was extremely confused by all of the options.

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Six Tips To Extract More Joy From Your Cruise
In this free special report, I’ve put together a half dozen actionable items that can make the difference between cruise vacations that are memorable and others that fail to measure up.
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