Crew life aboard a cruise ship

Ever wondered what it’s like to live and work on a cruise ship? Now you have the chance to join a true cruise musician behind the scenes. Visit Cary Aria as he shows intimate details from his life on cruise ships here: http://caryaria.com/lifestyle Did you hear the song Cruise Ship Crazy by Cary Aria?  

Your first meal onboard

Admittedly meals are a major part of the cruise experience. And don’t you agree that it’s what make your vacation something out of the ordinary … the chance to dine out and sample new dishes? As I’ve blogged about earlier there are plenty of ways to satisfy your palate on your…

May I take your bags?

With these words your cruise is on! The cab just stopped in front of the terminal and the cruise ship towers like a highrise. Spirits and expectations are high. It is one of the many red caps on the dock who offers to take care of your luggage and as soon as you’ve…

Balcony with a view

As I have mentioned earlier, you’ll have a large range of cabins to choose from. Mrs Krydstogt.nu and I have cruised in outside cabins, cabins with balconies and designated spa-cabins and have decided along the way that “our” type of cabin is a “standard” balcony cabin. It was nice with the…

Cruise Ship Crazy

Cruise ship crew member Cary Aria releases the “Cruisers National Anthem” with a song about taking a cruise. He calls it the “Cruisers Theme Song.” After spending several years entertaining cruise vacationers as a musician, Cary Aria knew what the perfect soundtrack would be for a cruise vacation.  The result…

Your cabin… Where and how?

A cruise is about relaxing. About getting the most out of your vacastion. About choice. And on a cruise you have the option to chose exactly the cabin you want. With 1,500 or 3,000 cabins to chose from, this choice may seem a bit overwhelming. Mut with a bit of guidance…

The best stateroom is … yours

Many cruise ships litterally have thousands of cabins and staterooms to choose from. Usually you may choose from inside and outside cabins, balcony rooms and suites. And in each of these categories you’ll find numerous subcategories. It is not always easy to choose the right stateroom. And then again, here…

Welcome aboard

There are many good times on a cruise. But the best time is exactly that moment you set foot on the ship’s deck for the first time. Boarding the ship is a bit different depending on the ship, the cruise line’s procedures and how each port works. And yet there…