First Time Cruisers

Welcome to Cruise Critic! If you'd like to participate on our forums by joining in the conversation, please Register Now! Be sure to visit our FAMOUS Roll Call forums, where you can meet other cruisers sailing with you and share a tour or shore excursion and SAVE MONEY!


Cruising for the first time? Our members will have you cruising like a pro in no time! Don't forget to read our 8000 reviews written by first timers just like you!
First Time Cruisers
You May Also Want to Read: Over 6,000 Published Cruise Reviews by First Time Cruisers

Best advice for first-time cruisers; learn how to pick a cabin, find the best cruise bargain, tips on what to pack.

Browse Cruise Critic's First Time Cruiser Resources (articles)
Legend
New posts
No new posts
Thread is closed
Hot thread with new posts
Hot thread with no new posts
You have posted in this thread
Display Options
Showing threads 1 to 40 of 15106
Moderators (2)
Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts
BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Threads

Thread / Thread Starter Replies
1 2 3 ... Last
Last Post by Cuizer2 on Apr 8, 2017 at 01:53 PM
Apr 8, 2017 01:53 PM
85
98,942
98,942
Last Post by Essiesmom on Today at 11:01 PM
Today 11:01 PM
1
19
19
Last Post by beachbum53 on Today at 10:00 PM
Today 10:00 PM
16
1,899
1,899
Last Post by beachbum53 on Today at 09:52 PM
Today 09:52 PM
5
229
229
Last Post by Travelcat2 on Today at 09:30 PM
Today 09:30 PM
16
943
943
Last Post by clarea on Today at 09:20 PM
Today 09:20 PM
by clarea
1
131
131
Last Post by flowers12155 on Today at 09:11 PM
Today 09:11 PM
12
485
485
1 2
Last Post by Shmoo here on Today at 07:47 PM
Today 07:47 PM
22
909
909
1 2
Last Post by LoveAtomy on Today at 04:32 PM
Today 04:32 PM
20
2,559
2,559
Last Post by Sauer-kraut on Today at 04:05 PM
Today 04:05 PM
2
194
194
Last Post by 6rugrats on Today at 12:00 PM
Today 12:00 PM
2
242
242
Last Post by Keith1010 on Today at 05:33 AM
Today 05:33 AM
3
291
291
1 2
Last Post by frenchm on Today at 12:50 AM
Today 12:50 AM
33
3,858
3,858
Last Post by Geldhart on Yesterday at 11:27 PM
Yesterday 11:27 PM
12
817
817
Last Post by sanger727 on Yesterday at 09:43 PM
Yesterday 09:43 PM
10
541
541
1 2
Last Post by hladygirl on Yesterday at 09:38 PM
Yesterday 09:38 PM
27
2,157
2,157
1 2
Last Post by TNcruising02 on Yesterday at 05:34 PM
Yesterday 05:34 PM
28
6,807
6,807
1 2
Last Post by JVilleGal on Apr 21, 2017 at 03:07 PM
Apr 21, 2017 03:07 PM
25
1,275
1,275
Last Post by lostchild on Apr 21, 2017 at 11:34 AM
Apr 21, 2017 11:34 AM
14
2,053
2,053
Last Post by OCruisers on Apr 21, 2017 at 10:13 AM
Apr 21, 2017 10:13 AM
10
465
465
Last Post by flowers12155 on Apr 21, 2017 at 07:20 AM
Apr 21, 2017 07:20 AM
12
2,102
2,102
Last Post by Blondilu on Apr 20, 2017 at 05:46 PM
Apr 20, 2017 05:46 PM
19
739
739
Last Post by Essiesmom on Apr 20, 2017 at 01:22 PM
Apr 20, 2017 01:22 PM
6
336
336
Last Post by Host Walt on Apr 20, 2017 at 01:01 PM
Apr 20, 2017 01:01 PM
12
387
387
1 2
Last Post by bluenose66 on Apr 20, 2017 at 11:10 AM
Apr 20, 2017 11:10 AM
35
2,361
2,361
Last Post by sng165 on Apr 20, 2017 at 11:06 AM
Apr 20, 2017 11:06 AM
by sng165
11
368
368
Last Post by leaveitallbehind on Apr 20, 2017 at 07:38 AM
Apr 20, 2017 07:38 AM
13
1,396
1,396
Last Post by bbwex on Apr 19, 2017 at 11:33 PM
Apr 19, 2017 11:33 PM
by bbwex
16
1,080
1,080
1 2 3 ... Last
Last Post by teecee46 on Apr 19, 2017 at 03:32 PM
Apr 19, 2017 03:32 PM
771
461,265
461,265
Last Post by klfrodo on Apr 19, 2017 at 11:35 AM
Apr 19, 2017 11:35 AM
1
308
308
1 2
Last Post by Host Walt on Apr 18, 2017 at 08:38 PM
Apr 18, 2017 08:38 PM
28
1,810
1,810
Last Post by sparks1093 on Apr 18, 2017 at 06:46 PM
Apr 18, 2017 06:46 PM
5
588
588
Last Post by NMLady on Apr 18, 2017 at 03:52 PM
Apr 18, 2017 03:52 PM
by NMLady
18
999
999
Last Post by clarea on Apr 18, 2017 at 11:51 AM
Apr 18, 2017 11:51 AM
by clarea
4
341
341
Last Post by CruiseSkeptic85 on Apr 18, 2017 at 08:12 AM
Apr 18, 2017 08:12 AM
12
1,029
1,029
Last Post by GUT2407 on Apr 16, 2017 at 09:39 PM
Apr 16, 2017 09:39 PM
13
846
846
Last Post by CruiserBruce on Apr 16, 2017 at 10:27 AM
Apr 16, 2017 10:27 AM
12
619
619
Last Post by MicCanberra on Apr 16, 2017 at 06:57 AM
Apr 16, 2017 06:57 AM
12
544
544
Last Post by MicCanberra on Apr 16, 2017 at 05:53 AM
Apr 16, 2017 05:53 AM
12
1,001
1,001
1 2 3 ... Last
Last Post by MicCanberra on Apr 16, 2017 at 05:51 AM
Apr 16, 2017 05:51 AM
91
5,120
5,120
1 2 3 ... Last
Last Post by rosiemontrose on Apr 15, 2017 at 03:38 PM
Apr 15, 2017 03:38 PM
78
4,010
4,010