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As someone who is 6 feet tall with really large...
As someone who is 6 feet tall with really large feet, I generally cruise with a large but not oversized suitcase, a backpack and my laptop bag. I'm sure a woman who is 5'2" could pack exactly the...
Just wanted to pop in to say that at no time did...
Just wanted to pop in to say that at no time did I withhold information from this board. When I first asked Silversea about delays and potential problems at the start of the cruise, I was told...
Silver Cloud Maiden Voyage Canceled Due to Mechanical Problems
If you didn't see this on the dining thread, here's the latest on Silver Cloud's short-lived maiden voyage: https://www.cruisecritic.com/news/news.cfm?ID=8230
Here's the full news story:...
Here's the full news story: https://www.cruisecritic.com/news/news.cfm?ID=8230
Silver Cloud has had to cancel its maiden voyage...
Silver Cloud has had to cancel its maiden voyage several days in due to a broken fuel pump (apparently the shipyard's fault). We have a writer onboard and says Silversea is flying everyone home and...
Azamara US is having a Black Friday sale but...
Azamara US is having a Black Friday sale but we're not allowed to publish the information until Friday. If you check back on Friday morning, we will add details to our Black Friday/Cyber Monday deal...
You might be interested in our article comparing...
You might be interested in our article comparing the two cruise lines:
https://www.cruisecritic.com/articles.cfm?ID=2258
Good morning! We have a writer onboard Silver...
Good morning! We have a writer onboard Silver Cloud right now, so stay tuned for a blog coming next week, with other stories coming in the weeks to follow. She emailed me the following:


Just an...
According to Silversea's PR: No technical...
According to Silversea's PR:

No technical issues. The ship hit a bad storm crossing the Atlantic and arrived into Montevideo late. All is good and on schedule.
Here is the Cruise Critic story on which...
Here is the Cruise Critic story on which Caribbean ports are open: https://www.cruisecritic.com/news/news.cfm?ID=8067

Royal Caribbean is planning to return to St. Maarten as early as mid-December....
Here's the Cruise Critic story, constantly being...
Here's the Cruise Critic story, constantly being updated, about which ports in the Caribbean are open for business: https://www.cruisecritic.com/news/news.cfm?ID=8067
Jumping in to say that we just changed the name...
Jumping in to say that we just changed the name over on www.cruisecritic.com, but that changing the rolls calls is a manual process. Our community team is aware and will make the change soon. Please...
Nutella panna cotta at Manfredi's! Also,...
Nutella panna cotta at Manfredi's!

Also, there was a recent thread on this topic if you want more ideas: https://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=2544992
I haven't read this entire thread, but here's the...
I haven't read this entire thread, but here's the information Cruise Critic got from SeaDream and posted in our news story about the Caribbean: https://www.cruisecritic.com/news/news.cfm?ID=8082
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Torstein Hagen did not explain why he either...
Torstein Hagen did not explain why he either wanted or needed to change the name of Viking Spirit. There was some indication that with three heavenly type names (Star, Sky, Sun) and an astronaut...
Here are our editorial team's articles on these...
Here are our editorial team's articles on these topics:

Viking vs Oceania https://www.cruisecritic.com/articles.cfm?ID=2620
Azamara vs Viking https://www.cruisecritic.com/articles.cfm?ID=2258
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Cruise Critic is keeping a list of impacted...
Cruise Critic is keeping a list of impacted itineraries due to the hurricane damage. Check out this link and scroll down for Oceania to see the impacted sailings:...
Many editors at Cruise Critic swear by the...
Many editors at Cruise Critic swear by the nutella panna cotta.

My can't miss is the scones at tea!
Cruise Critic is covering the hurricanes in depth...
Cruise Critic is covering the hurricanes in depth and constantly updating stories on the situation in the Caribbean, Florida and elsewhere. A few stories to watch:

Hurricane Season 2017: Which...
We also have some helpful articles on the...
We also have some helpful articles on the editorial site:


How to Prepare for a World Cruise (https://www.cruisecritic.com/articles.cfm?ID=1797)
How to Prepare Your Home for a Long Cruise...
This is the first we at Cruise Critic have heard...
This is the first we at Cruise Critic have heard -- no leaked rumors or anything. Then again, all of us have been consumed by the hurricane onslaught lately...
Genting Hong Kong Appoints Tom Wolber as President & CEO of Crystal Cruises
I just got the following press release:

Wolber To Succeed Edie Rodriguez WhoSuccessfully Led Crystal for the Last Four Years
During Transition of Ownership toGenting Hong Kong
HONGKONG –Genting...
Cruise Critic has several stories on these topics...
Cruise Critic has several stories on these topics that we're updating daily. Check them out!

What to Expect: Cruising in the Caribbean After Hurricane Irma...
Just a note that we're continuing to update this...
Just a note that we're continuing to update this story to report on the status of various cruise ports impacted by Irma.

After Hurricane Irma: Which Caribbean Cruise Ports Are Open?...
It is true that hurricane season is considered...
It is true that hurricane season is considered June through November and if you plot storms over time over the years, it's a bell curve with a peak in the middle (September 10, aka Hurricane Day)....