Cruise · Cruise Formal Night · Packing Tips

The Essential Cruise Formal Night Guide

I get asked a lot how to pack and what to bring for a formal night on a cruise. Being an officer wife, I go to a lot more formal nights than the average person, usually two days a week for 3/4 months! This is your essential cruise formal night guide for the newbies and…… Continue reading The Essential Cruise Formal Night Guide

Alaska · Cruise · North America · Packing Tips

How To Get Up Close To The Sawyer Glacier in Alaska

The Sawyer Glacier in the Tracy Arm Fjord is so beautiful, especially when you get up close. If you go on a cruise that includes Tracy Arm Fjord scenic cruising you may have the opportunity to go on a tour and get up close to the Sawyer Glacier. I would recommend doing this. It is…… Continue reading How To Get Up Close To The Sawyer Glacier in Alaska

Alaska · Cruise · North America · Packing Tips

Top 10 Packing Tips for an Alaskan Cruise

While I have been cruising Alaska, I have noticed that a lot of passengers arrive unprepared for the Alaskan weather! So, I thought these top 10 packing tips for an Alaskan cruise would be good suggestions and help if you are going on a cruise in Alaska in the future. In Alaska, you can have…… Continue reading Top 10 Packing Tips for an Alaskan Cruise

Packing Tips

How to Pack for a Two-Week Vacation on a Motorbike!

Packing for a two-week vacation on a motorbike is a nightmare! When my husband said we will take the motorbike to Sardinia, I was like great! NOT! Anyway, that is what happened so I packed our tiny three bags that fit into the Ducati boxes. Now those three bags also included my husband’s stuff too!…… Continue reading How to Pack for a Two-Week Vacation on a Motorbike!

Baltic · Cruise · Packing Tips

2 Days in St. Petersburg Russia

One on my favourite stops on the Baltic Cruise was St. Petersburg in Russia. We had two days there and I was very excited to finally see this city. Eight years previous I had been there but could not go ashore! So I made the most of my two days and went on tour to see Catherine’s…… Continue reading 2 Days in St. Petersburg Russia

Baltic · Cruise · Europe · Packing Tips

How to Spend a Day in Riga Latvia

Riga in Latvia was another port on the Baltic cruise that is in Northern Europe. How did I spend a day in Riga, Latvia? It was my first time there and this was a surprising little gem! Riga was a cute, small town with little markets, nice restaurants and quirky shops.     Eating in…… Continue reading How to Spend a Day in Riga Latvia

Cruise · Packing Tips

New Page – Packing Checklists!

I have added a new page to the blog – Packing Checklists!  I have added this so you can easily get your hands on the cruise and travel beauty packing checklists. In the menu just click on Packing Checklists. Then click on download to have it sent to your email address to keep.     If…… Continue reading New Page – Packing Checklists!