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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.
Adventures Ashore, Featuring Camogli, San Fruttuoso & Portofino
Watch this video to see our peaceful journey to colorful and picturesque Camogli, San Futtuoso and Portofino - Italy's iconic gems. 
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Viking Ocean World Cruise
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2018 World Cruise Itinerary
To AmaSonata, By Bicycle Along The Danube
On our bicycling and river cruising adventure, we pedaled along an old rail bed to reach AmaSonata, docked on the Danube River in Vilshofen, Germany.
Bicycling Along the Danube
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What’s New In The Caribbean This Winter?
If you’ve cruised to the Caribbean before, there’s a lot to like about this new 2016-17 winter season. And if you’re new to the region, well, get ready for more options than ever before.
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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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