After three and a half years of cruising the world, mainly on Queen Elizabeth 2, I ended up traveling to over fifty countries and six continents around the world. If you’ve ever wondered how to get a job on a cruise ship, then keep reading so I can share with you the secrets on how to do the same thing.
Many people wonder what it’s like working on a cruise ship and are even more curious how to get a job on one. You might be thinking it’s like an insider’s secret! In a way it is, but it won’t be when you finish reading this article. My first job on a cruise ship came when a cruise employment agent contacted a friend of mine who was unavailable to work, so my friend told him to contact me, and the rest is history. I’ve also got jobs for several friends who ended up traveling the world, but for the people who don’t know me, it’s okay because I’ll show you how to do the same thing differently. Continue reading How To Travel the World To Over Fifty Countries On A Cruise Ship Like I Did
There has been a lot of buzzes lately about living on a Cruise Ship full time as an alternative to living in a retirement home.
However, I don’t think it would be very exciting after about six months or so.
Ships, even Cruise Ships, are noisy for at least two reasons:
No matter how new the ship, no matter what new turbine engines the ship may have, the 24-hour engine noise may get to people. Continue reading How To Live On A Cruise Ship Part Time
Why Take a Cruise Vacation? Well, with all the cruise lines available, all the cruise destinations, and the range of prices, there exists a cruise to please even the most jaded traveler.
If you think about it, it’s an extremely cost-effective and time-efficient way to take a holiday. Consider all the time you’d spend driving yourself to several different destinations, packing and unpacking at each hotel, and searching for restaurants and other services. Continue reading How To Enjoy Yourself With Celebrity
If you are looking to take a relaxing vacation with your family, loved one or simply by yourself for some peace and quiet, a cruise is one of your top options. If this is going to be your first cruise, there are some issues that you need to define to help you with your planning.
Firstly, who is it that is going on this cruise with you? Whether it is your husband, your kids, or you are planning on spending some quality “you” time, everyone is welcome on most cruises. However, it is easy to find a cruise that is mainly adult, or some that are more focused on providing entertainment for kids, from toddlers to teenagers. Continue reading Helpful Tips For Your First Cruise
Today’s market is overwhelmed with tons of different models, and new ones are being launched almost weekly.
Top brands cover all aspects of digital photography as well as all types of users.
First, choose the right camera and decide how many megapixels (MP) resolution you want. The basic rule of thumb says that 2MP will give you film-quality photos up to 6×9 inches, 3MP up to 8×10, 4MP up to 11X14 inches and 5MP up to 14×17 inches. Of course, more megapixels means the more expensive camera, so this choice depends on funds you have for this purchase. Continue reading Digital Camera on Cruise Ship Vacation
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A cruise is a voyage of discovery, an experience of cultural extravaganza of various civilizations. Cruising can reveal the biggest continents with the lengthiest coastlines and the highest mountains of the world. To explore the true majesty of our world and its magnificent past, to experience the magnanimity of its religions and its peoples. You will never forget the experience. Continue reading Cruising Asia is a True Delight
People love to hop on a large boat and cruise to an exotic location (often more than one exotic location) as their vacation or getaway. This is probably because cruises offer many different opportunities that resorts or hotels do not.
Food is one attractant for people. A cruise offers breakfast, lunch, and dinner but they also have midnight buffets, afternoon snack buffets, ice cream bars and 24-hour room service available. Food is available round the clock. There are casual and formal meals. Large or private meals. Of course, depending on the cruise line you choose will determine the quality of the food. You must keep in mind that many of the cruise ships are feeding approximately 2000 people ten meals per day! Continue reading Cruises
Thanks to its magnificent landscapes and amazing beaches, the Caribbean has rapidly become one of the most desired holiday destinations in the world. The hundreds of fabulous tropical Caribbean islands welcome millions of tourists each year, drawn by the beauty of their exotic landscapes, the importance and the variety of their tourist resorts, the impeccable accommodation conditions and the quality of the overall offered services, as well as the open-minded, libertine and welcoming character of the locals.
For people in search of peace, quiet and relaxation, the Caribbean is the perfect place to spend their holidays, this exotic region being regarded as “a corner of heaven” by both locals and visiting tourists. Calm and invigorating during the day, the Caribbean isles become vivid and vibrant at night, being the best destination for people in search of fun and excitement just as well. Continue reading Cruises to the Caribbean – The Perfect Option for your Holidays
Adults and couples have been enjoying vacation cruises for quite some time, but the trend has changed nowadays as the cruise lines are now providing these enjoyment facilities to kids as well. Cruises are now equipped with fun and enjoyment facilities for all members of the family.
Facilities offered to kids
Each cruise line has its activity list for kids. The fun activities would generally include water slides, video arcades, pizza parties, miniature golf, plenty of games, sports, magic shows, art classes, science projects and much more. Continue reading Cruises For Kids – Enjoyment For The Whole Family
Now you can incorporate your love for cooking with your dreams of high seas adventure because more and more cruise ships are offering cooking-related events onboard.
Originally attributed to small cruise ships that needed an incentive to gain bookings, cooking cruises have grown over the years and are now found aboard large vessels. One of the most recent announcements is from Holland America. Working in conjunction with Food & Wine magazine, Holland America’s Culinary Arts Center will offer demonstrations and seminars from world-renowned chefs, wine experts, cookbook authors and more. Continue reading Cruises and Cuisine Go Hand In Hand