Columbia River Fall Yachting Surprises

This past fall I went down and visited one of the yachts plus one of the larger ships that comes up the Columbia River. What an awesome surprise! The yacht – Safari Spirit and the small ships that come into Clarkston were brimming with passengers that have had great experiences both with the great outdoors […]

Choose Your Cruise Tip #4 – Calculating the Cost

This is a complicated subject to cover. Calculating the total cost of a cruise can be difficult at times. It can be as expensive as your pocketbook allows! Beyond the initial cost of booking passage on the itinerary and ship that interests you most, there are many additional factors that affect your pricing. This is […]

Choose Your Cruise Tip #3 – Selecting a Cruise Line

By this step in the Choose Your Cruise Series, hopefully you are becoming less apprehensive about selecting a cruise and are beginning to get really excited about your upcoming adventure. Just remember, that while selecting a cruise may be more difficult than selecting a resort for your vacation, cruise ships offer just as many amenities […]

Choose Your Cruise Tip #2 – When to Go

Your availability to travel can often have an impact on when you are able to cruise to certain locations. Because of these seasonal limitations, it’s a good idea to examine WHEN certain geographic areas of the globe are visited by various cruise lines. Now that you have determined some of the locations (from Tip#1) that […]

Choose Your Cruise Tip #1 – Your Destination

With so many ships, cruise lines, and destinations out there, how do you choose a cruise? How do you evaluate your options and find the trip that best suits your style? Well, let’s start investigating some of the steps involved in finding and booking a cruise that you will remember for a lifetime! Over the […]