Do I need a passport?
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Do I need a passport?

A common question that centers around the required documents to cruise.  I would like to highlight a few things to keep in mind. Without the proper documentation, the cruise line can reject boarding at the port, so take a moment to research your requirements in order to have a great start to your cruise vacation!...

August 6, 2018August 6, 2018by
Visit Africa with Micato Safari!
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Visit Africa with Micato Safari!

Micato Grand Safari   Complimentary private car transfer      The grand, glamourous, unabashedly luxurious safaris favoured by princes and princesses, potentates, plutocrats, and ex-presidents (Teddy Roosevelt’s epic 1909 safari was one of the first of its sumptuous kind) are central to East Africa’s heritage as one of the world’s most desired destinations. This Grand...

July 30, 2018July 28, 2018by
Galapagos Expedition
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Galapagos Expedition

Depart for an adventure-filled expedition in the Galapagos  with Silversea, featuring a complimentary program of unique,  small-group shore experiences led by a team of experts.     Trek Through Galapagos Islands   10% Early Booking Bonus  Galapagos All-Inclusive: Reduced Air + Included Hotel, Transfers and Quito by Night Tour   Gaze in wonder at some...

July 13, 2018July 13, 2018by
Azul Beach Riviera Maya
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Azul Beach Riviera Maya

In a previous post, I wrote about our stay at Sandos Caracol Eco Resort.  We stayed there for a week, during our visit I also did a site inspection of 4 Karisma resort locations.  A site inspection is arranged by resorts for travel agents to tour a property, experiencing the guest rooms, restaurants, food, public...

July 11, 2018July 11, 2018by
Sandos Caracol Eco Resort
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Sandos Caracol Eco Resort

*Disclaimer:  Sandos Caracol provided our trip to this resort at no cost, accommodations included a Family Eco Suite for our family of four for a 7-day stay.  All opinions are my own. The trip to Sandos begins! Being based in Denver is a beautiful thing…DIA is a very easy airport to travel from, and many...

June 26, 2018June 29, 2018by
El Dorado Maroma by Karisma
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El Dorado Maroma by Karisma

I was able to able to tour the El Dorado Maroma by Karisma while on a recent trip to the Cancun Area.  Please enjoy the photos and let me know when you are ready to book your next vacation! THIS IS NOT JUST A RESORT. THIS IS ROMANTIC ESCAPE. The moment you arrive, you quickly realize...

June 23, 2018June 29, 2018by
Travel Insurance 101: How Travel Insurance Works
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Travel Insurance 101: How Travel Insurance Works

Is travel insurance right for you?  Today I would like to share with you a blog post from our travel insurance partner, Allianz Travel Insurance!  If you are interested in a quote for your next trip, either booked through Cruise Planners or elsewhere, reach out today!   What Is Travel Insurance? Different travel insurance companies...

The 3 Best River Cruises for Families
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The 3 Best River Cruises for Families

It’s no doubt that river cruising is an easy and popular way to see multiple destinations, especially in Europe where more than 100 river cruises sail the continent’s rivers. While these cruises have traditionally targeted an older demographic, many river cruise lines are shifting this notion and opening their cabins to a younger – much younger –...

April 6, 2018May 24, 2018by
MSC Seaside
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MSC Seaside

I took a trip down to Miami to visit this incredible, new ship!  The MSC Seaside started to sail Eastern and Western Caribbean routes in December of 2017.  The seaside is the first of two MSC ships in the Seaside Class and is the largest ship to be built by Fincantieri in Italy.  Named “The...

February 20, 2018March 4, 2018by
Celebrity Silhouette
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Celebrity Silhouette

The Celebrity Silhouette® is impressive, with chic upgrades to the iconic Lawn Club we’ve provided more space to relax, and socialize in the fresh sea air, plus the Lawn Club Grill offers an interactive outdoor grilling experience. After a day of adventure unwind in your own cabana-styled haven at The Alcoves. Inside, embark on a culinary adventure at Qsine® where...

February 13, 2018February 13, 2018by