February 2015

9 Fun Facts About Costa Maya, Mexico

February 26, 2015

We’ve visited the port of Costa Maya, Mexico several times, but we’ve never made it past the Carlos’n Charlie’s in the port compound. We will visit again soon, so we did a little research to learn about the area.  9 Fun Facts About Costa Maya, Mexico 1. Costa Maya is a tourist region located on Mexico’s […]

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Viking River Cruises To Launch Mississippi River Cruises Out of New Orleans

February 25, 2015

What exciting news in the river cruise world: Viking Cruises Chairman Torstein Hagen and Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal announced that New Orleans will be the homeport for Viking River Cruises’ first North American river cruise itineraries sailing on the Mississippi River, starting in late 2017. Viking Cruises, a leader in European and Asia river cruises, and having […]

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How to Get Your Preferred Dining Seating on a Cruise

February 24, 2015

We love reader questions. Here’s a question from Dennis: I booked a Carnival cruise through an agent in April and I asked for table for 10. What I got was 3 different tables. Carnival said the rooms were linked together. The travel agent said the table for 10 is only a request. Who is correct? […]

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6 Fun Things to Eat, Drink and Do in Albuquerque, New Mexico

February 24, 2015

Are you planning a visit to Albuquerque, New Mexico? We recently spent a fun weekend in Albuquerque. We’d visited the city before, but mainly as the place to fly into and out of on our way to Taos or Santa Fe.  Even if you are visiting Albuquerque for only a short while before heading to other parts […]

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