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May 9, 2011

A Crystal Ball for Cruise Price Predictions, Destinations and Ship Trending, Spellbinding Entertainment & Eco-Friendly Holland America

Carnival Magic’s Spellbinding Entertainment Lineup:  Carnival has a no-holds barred kind of entertainment philosophy- they go to the extreme to make their “Fun Ships” the pinnacle of entertainment.  This is once again the case with their latest entertainment lineup for their newest ship, the 3,690-passenger Carnival Magic.  More…

Do you have a travel question?  Check out ExpertTravelAnswers

Question of the week is: We are trying to choose between two Princess ships for an Alaskan cruise from Seattle.     Which ship would you recommend - Golden Princess or Sapphire Princess?   The answers are here………

Kudos to Holland America’s Eco Friendly Efforts: The cruise lines have long made an effort to become more eco-friendly, and in honor of the recent 40th annual Earth Day, Holland America Line has announced the roll out of its new sustainable seafood program.  This new program showcases environmentally responsible purchasing practices and sustainable seafood.  More….

Just how do you decide when it the best time to book a cruise? AllThingsCruise offers future price predictions that can help. Just follow the simple menus to select a specific ship and sail date. The system will show you past pricing trends along with future price predictions to help you decide when to buy.  Take the guesswork out of booking travel!  More…

The hottest trends in travel: Interested in what other world travelers are booking?  CruiseCompete compiles a monthly report that details where people are traveling, which ships are popular, and the most desirable cabins.  Check out this month’s report… does it coincide with your travel plans for the year? More…

The Gorgeous Galapagos: Blogger Julie Hatfield made a trip to the beautiful Galapagos islands aboard the MV Evolution last month… visit her blog to read a day-by-day account of her experiences.  This gorgeous cruise destination has so much to offer!  More…

12 Cruising Myths Debunked: Think you can’t afford a cruise, will get bored, or lose touch will civilization while at sea?  Think again!  Check out some common cruising misconceptions, and the truth behind them.   More…

Need some personal help making cruise decisions?  Visit with our experts on the CruiseCompete Live Help feature!  Our experts are the best in the business…and we have the testimonials to prove it!  More….

Want to explore the world via cruise ship?  One of the best ways can be to work for a cruise line!  If you’re interested in a cruise line career, be sure to check out the AllThingsCruise Work On A Cruise Ship section!  More…

Video: Whale Watching & More on a Canada & New England Cruise   Summary: Learn why Canada and New England cruises from the East Coast of the U.S. have become so popular among experienced cruisers. Video Run Time: 2:20

How flexible is your travel?  The CruiseCompete specials section is a great place to find amazing cruise deals if you are open to ideas.  This area is filled with all sorts of options… see cruise specials categorized by region, cruise line, length and more.  There’s something for everyone!  More…
 
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