How to choose the right ships and cabins, ace your shore excursions, and plan the best cruise possible.
This couple's trip to French Polynesia included something special: a surprise insider experience courtesy of Wendy, which we call a WOW Moment.
Last month my family sailed on the 4,000 passenger Norwegian Breakaway. Here are some great tips for making the most of a family cruise.
Cruise Critic's Carolyn Spencer Brown reveals a travel trend that may shock you: Cruises have become one of the most healthy and active ways to travel.
Wendy's report and photos from the first-ever sailing of Silver Muse, the elegant new ship from Silversea Cruises that launched in Genoa, Italy.
Windstar cruise line's president John Delaney gave us a sneak peek at what’s coming for his small-ship cruise company in 2017.
At WendyPerrin.com we hear from a lot of travelers who would like to plan a cruise but have run up against a big challenge. Here, we solve that challenge.
We scrutinized the batch of 2017 cruise itineraries on offer in order to recommend the best.
Don't make the common cruise mistakes that so many travelers make. Here's how to know which cruise itinerary will deliver the best travel experience, the pros and cons of small ships vs. large ships, and more.
When Harmony of the Seas debuts, it will be the world’s largest cruise ship, but it will also introduce a first in special treatment at sea.
If you’re an avid independent traveler, as I am, seeing the world by cruise ship has its pros and cons. That’s why I’m excited to tell you about this option.
Hi. I’m Doug. I’m 12 years old, and I just took my 12th cruise. It was on the Royal Caribbean ship Allure of the Seas.
Since its cruise port sits so close to the city center, Barcelona is ideal for independent shore excursions. This is the perfect way to spend your day.
The pros and cons of paying extra for a balcony on river cruises and ocean cruises.
Royal Caribbean’s Labadee Flight Line is the world’s longest zip-line over water. And I did it. Watch the video.
Cruise Critic announced its list of the best cruise lines and ships of 2015, including the best new vessel and the most romantic cruise line.
Canal barging is a type of cruise through Europe’s historic canals. It's about leisure, luxury, and hidden locations, and it should be on your travel list.
There are so many factors that affect the success of your cruise that it’s easy to make a rookie travel mistake. Here's how to avoid them.
As the husband of the godmother of a cruise ship, I got to experience, and photograph, the inaugural sailing of Windstar Cruises’ Star Breeze.
Viking Ocean Cruise line isn’t for everyone. But it doesn’t want to be.
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