• Home > 
  • Articles > 
  • First-time Cruisers - Your Cruise Guide!

First-time Cruisers - Your Cruise Guide!

First-time Cruisers always have a lot of questions. Below we have a number of articles, and we have done our best to present them roughly in the sequence you need, however we realize that by the time many people get here they are not always "just beginning" - they have figured our a few things.

So, we will try to answer the most basic questions first - but we also have different articles to address more complicated "first-time" topics in detail.

You don't need to read everything in this section to get started, but there is a wide a variety of articles here on different topics, so please take your time and look at as many articles as you can. If you are looking for a quick answer - PLEASE register with our forum and ask a question ion the "first time cruisers" section.

Happy Cruising!

Basic Articles for First-time Cruises

 


An all new marine life-themed children's program will accompany "Seuss at Sea" across the Carnival fleet

On the first full seven-day cruise of the brand new, biggest ship from PortMiami - Norwegian Getaway

Every week someone in our forums will ask how to pack for a given cruise

Secrets to choosing a port of departure best suited to your needs and budget

Cruise essentials: passports, transfers, cruise tickets and what's included in a cruise

"Cruise confidence" is down 12% - but who is at fault here, the cruise lines or the media?

How free cruise travel scams work - do not to be taken for a ride!

The convenience factor plus plenty of local attractions make San Diego a fantastic place to start a cruise.

I fought Murphy's law during a recent cruise, and the law won

What difference does the location of your stateroom make - on a moving ship more than you realize

Many of the things non-cruisers believe about cruising are not exactly accurate

The cheapest cruises come on brand-name cruise lines - not small lines you've never heard about. Don't get ripped off

How to find the best cruise ship for your personal style and save money.

10 different tips on how to get the best cruise and the most out of it

The unique laws and agreements that cruise lines must follow to operate within the United States.

Our own experienced CruiseMates devise a list of essential items to bring on every cruise

Kids belong on cruises, but only when parents can assure fellow passengers their children will maintain proper manners.

Cruise survey shows what cruisers want from a cruise vacation today

Norwegian Cruise Line: Pride of America is the ONLY 7-day all-Hawaii cruise possible

A young lady gives us her personal tips for a first cruise

No matter how you spell it, a cruisetour is a shipboard voyage combined with a land-based tour.

Part 1 in a guide to all the odds and ends of planning for your seagoing vacation.

Part 2 in a guide to planning your cruise vacation.

What is the best way to book a cruise- direct with the cruise line, or through an agent?

Various cruise lines excel in certain cruising regions; a look at the better Caribbean cruise lines.

Results 1 - 25 of 48 12

Recommended Articles