Princess Cruises is investing $450 million in ship enhancements that include Share restaurants, with menus created by star chef Curtis Stone, the Princess Luxury Bed, designed for better sleep, and The Voice of the Ocean, a seagoing version of the popular TV talent show. Paul and Elizabeth share the fun.
Correspondent Janice Wald Henderson joins Paul to talk about the trend of chefs joining cruise lines to create both signature food and signature restaurants. Curtis Stone creating Share on Princess and Thomas Keller working with Seabourn are two of the leaders. Janice shares her expertise in looking at the trend and what it means for […]
Royal Caribbean International Senior Vice President Vicki Freed, one of the cruise industry’s most influential voices, shares an insider’s view on RCI’s new ships, the line’s plans for the future, and how travel agents can help you get the best experience on a cruise. She also chats with Paul and Elizabeth about RCI’s super-fast Wi-Fi […]
Christine Duffy, CEO of Carnival Cruise Lines joins Paul and Elizabeth to talk about new ships, military travel deals, and home-porting that makes a Carnival Cruise accessible by car from most of the United States. They discuss new features on the ships, Carnival’s amazing dining options, and the popularity of the line’s entertainment venture Carnival […]
Jennifer Dombrowski joins Paul to talk about her recent cruise on the Viking River Cruise in France. She found it a much different experience than cruising on the high seas. They also talk about cruising as a way to travel without stress.
David Wishart reports on the latest Royal Caribbean ship, Anthem of the Seas. Not only are the features amazing but the wifi is brilliant and super fast. The ship continues to amaze with features that were undreamed of not long ago. David admits to being skeptical about these huge ships but comes away from Anthem really […]
Senior Editor of Cruise Critic, Chris Gray Faust chats with Paul and Elizabeth about cruising to Cuba. She talks about the Canadian cruise line that is doing cruises around the island nation and why it is a good deal. She also talks about what she found and provides tips for those thinking of cruising to […]
Eric Goldring chats with Paul about great river cruises and cruising on Seabourn ships as well as AmaWaterways. Paul and Eric talk about great wines like Tokaj, great caviar from Uruguay and other components of the good life. Eric Goldring is recognized as one of the leading exponents of luxury cruising, a rapidly growing segment […]
Global correspondent Marybeth Bond reports in on what maybe the best of all the river cruises on Scenic Cruises. Not only is the cruise totally all-inclusive there are some nice little touches that show extra care. Marybeth reports that bikes are high-tech electrical assist models that make riding through the countryside a dream. She tells […]
Veteran journalist Norm Sklarewitz joins Paul to talk about a recent vacation (that’s right — a vacation) he and his wife took on a Viking River Cruise in Europe. Norm came away a fan. River cruising makes travel easy and the sights along the river make it interesting.