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Princess Cruises Pulls Out All The Stops For Majestic Princess
Princess Cruises is gearing up for the launch of its next ship – The 3,560-guest Majestic Princess. It is being developed exclusively for the Chinese market, but you can hop aboard for the ship's maiden season in April 2017 in the Mediterranean before the Majestic Princess sails to Asia to call Shanghai its home. 
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River Cruise Basics: River Cruise Seasons
In general, many rivers have a cruising season based on typical weather patterns in their region. Depending on where you want to go and what you want to see, it is important to know these basic facts about booking your next river cruise.
River Cruise Basics
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Adventures Ashore: Windmills and The Lassithi Plain
Visit the beautiful monastery of Kera, take a scenic drive to the Lassithi Plains where windmills once dotted the landscape, and end the day at a traditional Greek tavern to try some local delicacies in the village of Seli.
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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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