First time cruiser? You’ve got a million questions about your Carnival Cruise embarkation day! The Cruising 101 Tips series is designed to help answer all your questions as you plan for your cruise. This post is all about a Carnival Cruise Embarkation Day. (The Charleston port will be my reference point but all the ports…Read More
One of the most beautiful islands on the East coast may possibly be Half Moon Cay, Bahamas. And the excursions offered on it may make your visit even better. The pristine white beach and the indescribably blue water make for an unforgettable experience. You’ll marvel at the beauty of the ocean and your pictures, as…Read More
When you choose a Bahamas cruise with Carnival, stops always include Nassau as one of the two or three islands to visit and take excursions. For us, we’ve always stopped at Nassau + Freeport /or/ Half Moon Cay /or/ Princess Cay. I’m a planner and researcher by nature, so before a cruise, I always look…Read More
Everybody is a first time cruiser at one point, with no idea about what you should really pack for a cruise. I remember searching the web for packing lists and ideas and the basic ones were easy to find. But once I got on ship, I’d need something that wasn’t obvious to me at home…Read More
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I started this blog because I wanted an easy way to track and share favorite recipes with family and friends. I also realized that the lists and charts I was keeping on my recipes could help others in the kitchen, too! Here you’ll find recipes, restaurant and travel reviews, and daily life excerpts. Read more...