Living on a cruise ship cheaper than living in this Hawaii city

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Ocean Princess

According to a recent study by the next generation cruise search engine CruiseWatch it is actually cheaper to cruise continuously for an entire year than to pay rent and live in Hawaii. That is, at least, if you live in this HI city.
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Living on a cruise ship cheaper than living in this Connecticut city

Ocean Princess

Ocean Princess

According to a recent study by the next generation cruise search engine CruiseWatch it is actually cheaper to cruise continuously for an entire year than to pay rent and live in Connecticut. That is, at least, if you live in this CT city.
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It is cheaper to go on a cruise than to live in these two California counties

Ocean Princess

Ocean Princess

According to a recent study by the next generation cruise search engine CruiseWatch it is actually cheaper to cruise continuously for an entire year than to pay rent and live in California. That is, at least, if you live in these two CA counties.
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It is cheaper to go on a cruise than to live in these three Alaska cities

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Coral Princess in Alaska

According to a recent study by the next generation cruise search engine CruiseWatch it is actually cheaper to cruise continuously for an entire year than to pay rent and live in Alaska. That is, at least, if you live in these three AK cities. Continue reading “It is cheaper to go on a cruise than to live in these three Alaska cities”

Carnival Magic to receive new open-air BBQ restaurant

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Carnival Magic will receive a new eatery: Guy’s Pig & Anchor BBQ Smokehouse located on the outside of the promenade deck

Carnival Magic is getting a new casual open-air eatery – a BBQ smokehouse. Celebrity chef Guy Fieri, member of the American Royal National Barbecue Hall of Fame, is designing and supervising the very new “Guy’s Pig & Anchor Bar-B-Que Smokehouse”. The eatery features its very own traditional wood smoker that has been installed during the last drydock. The menu contains smokehouse favorites such as bone-in, dry-rubbed, slow-smoked and pulled pork, dry-rubbed blue ribbon chicken, smoke sausage and low-slow cooked rounds of beef. Continue reading “Carnival Magic to receive new open-air BBQ restaurant”

Harmony of the Seas entertainment preview

Royal CaribbeanRoyal Caribbean is publishing exciting details about the entertainment choices aboard its newest ship, Harmony of the Seas. The third in Royal Caribbean’s popular Oasis class of ships is scheduled for its maiden voyage to the Western Mediterranean in May 2016.

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Carnival rolls out custom-designed stateroom options

Carnival Cruise Line will start a new custom-designed stateroom options program that offers passengers a few select preferences for their personal comfort. The options include little things like needing extra blanket to the number of times their stateroom is serviced each day.

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MSC Cruises plans $200 million private island in the Bahamas

Artist rendering of the planned island. Courtesy of MSC Cruises

Artist rendering of the planned island. Courtesy of MSC Cruises

MSC Cruises has unveiled plans to develop a private marine reserve island in the Bahamas. The project was launched December 16 in Nassau when MSC’s Executive Chairman Pierfrancesco Vago signed a 100-year lease with Bahamian Prime Minister Perry Christie to allow MSC to develop the island.

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Jewel of the Seas to receive $30m makeover

Jewel of the Seas in Labadee, picture by Oifiganphoist (own work) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

Jewel of the Seas in Labadee, picture by Oifiganphoist (own work) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

Royal Caribbean’s Jewel of the Sea will receive a $30 million makeover next spring. The front-to-bow update will install new cabins, dining and technology for next years’ mediterranean sailing season.

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