Category Archives: Meeting Planning

Top 10 Tips for Planning a Group Cruise

Cruise vacations are a great choice for group travel  Since I have family and friends spread across the U.S., getting everyone together in one location is a special treat that doesn’t happen very often. Extended family vacations take advance planning … Continue reading

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Why Meeting Planners Love Cruises

More meeting planners choose cruising for corporate meetings & events CNN reports that more companies are choosing cruises for corporate meetings, executive retreats and board meetings.  Meeting planners find that cruising offers several advantages that result in successful meetings. Great … Continue reading

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Planning Successful Meetings at Sea

– Corporate meeting planners rely on travel agent expertise to plan successful events and meetings at sea. Why do you need a travel agent?   Good question. With the rise of online travel booking engines, proliferation of customer review sites, many … Continue reading

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What is Your Cruise Personality?

Pick the right cruise line for your vacation style. Once you’ve picked your destination and price range…which ship should you choose?  Is there really that much difference in the atmosphere or “personality” between cruise lines? Is your idea of  cruise … Continue reading

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Choosing the Best Cruise Ship

Despite the glossy ads, not all ships are created equal.  Choosing the best ship for your cruise vacation is a lot like choosing the best hotel for a land vacation. If you pay “Holiday Inn” prices you won’t get a … Continue reading

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Luxury Baltic Cruise – Special Offer ends March 1, 2012!

  Featured Summer Sailing: Regent Seven Seas Baltic Cruises Here’s my personal pick for Summer 2015 cruising:  A Regent Seven Seas Baltic Cruise Regent Seven Seas Cruises.  Ship:  The Voyager June & June dates for 2015 Itinerary:  Stockholm to Copenhagen, … Continue reading

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Welcome Aboard!

Dear Friends, I’ve decided to follow my passion and return to my cruising roots!  Yes, that is me as Ast. Cruise Director for Princess Cruises in 1985. In the “old” days, we had more than one job.  I was both … Continue reading

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