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Why you should follow Gary Vaynerchuk

Few people have influenced me more that social media giant Gary Vaynerchuk, and he’s so cool that he follows me on Twitter. Here’s Gary’s bio from his website: Gary Vaynerchuk’s Story: Gary and his family immigrated to the US from Belarus in 1978. He lived with 8 family members in …

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Crane falls on Oasis of the Seas

Cruise Fever is reporting on an incident involving the Oasis of the Seas (no April Fools joke!) “A crane fell on Royal Caribbean’s Oasis of the Seas while the cruise ship was in dry dock in the Bahamas earlier today. The cruise ship is in dry dock in Freeport this …

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Viking Sky passenger gives 1st hand report

My Facebook friend Bill Minter was on the Viking Sky during the recent “disaster.” I asked Bill if I could share his experience that he posted on his wall in my blog, and he gave me permission. “Several of you have asked us to share the details of our recent …

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Virgin Voyages cruise ship embraces vinyl

Cruise Radio and other media outlets are reporting that Sir Richard Branson’s Virgin Voyages will include an old school record shop! According to Miami Herald, “Richard Branson’s Virgin brand started out as Virgin Records, so it’s no surprise that the billionaire’s new South Florida cruise company, Virgin Voyages, is prioritizing …

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Grand Palladium Resort and Spa, Riviera Maya, Mexico

I’ve been cruising for many years. My wife and I have enjoyed the great ports of call including Aruba, Bonaire, Curaçao, Grand Cayman, Grand Turk, St. Barts, St. Kitts, St Lucia, St. Thomas, San Juan, Nassau, Freeport (blah!) and several others. As you probably know, I recently spent one week …

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3 tips for stress free cruise check in

If you’re like me, you want a stress free experience when boarding your cruise! You’ve been waiting for months to enjoy your cruise vacation with family and friends and you don’t want a hiccup at the cruise terminal! Tip #1 Ensure that the name on your passport (birth certificate) matches …

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Viking Sky Video

Cruise Radio and other media outlets are reporting serious problems with the Viking Sky off the coast of Norway. According to Maritime Bulletin, the Viking Sky found itself dealing with engine failure off the cost of Norway during what was described as “heavy storm conditions.” The ship was forced to …

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Cruising with the King Update!

Still haven’t secured your cabin on “Cruising With The King?”  Time is running out to enjoy an amazing Elvis Tribute experience! Feb 2 of 2020 is approaching fast!!! Click on the link below today for all the details!!! http://www.cruisingwiththeking.com

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All Inclusive Resort Experience

Grand Palladium, Riviera Maya As you know, I’ve enjoyed cruising for many years, but when I was offered an opportunity to embark on an all inclusive resort experience, I couldn’t pass up the chance! Since my U.S. Navy days, I’ve enjoyed sailing on the ocean. My first cruise was 20 …

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Grand Palladium Riviera Maya Review

As you know, I have over 150 days on Holland America Line, over 75 days on Carnival, and many days on other cruise lines, but due to the never ending cutbacks and added fees on cruises, I decided to spend a week at the incredible Grand Palladium Resort in Riviera …

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