The Worst Caribbean Ports of Call for Cruises
Cruises offer the perfect smorgasbord of beaches, shopping, scenery, and fun things that you can’t do at home, all served up with a fruity, umbrella-topped beverage. All the islands of the Bahamas have fallen under crime warnings from the U.S. State Department this year, with armed robberies, kidnappings
Why Get a Paint Job When You Can Use Sharpies
You’ll never underestimate the power of a fine point permanent marker again. The pen, typically reserved for labeling kids clothes and craft projects, has been co-opted by people with some serious doodle abilities to take Honda Civics and Mazda Miatas from blend-in-with-the-traffic status to Automotive Museum-level coolness. Take a look at the coolest cars that with hundreds of hours and plenty of pens are now worth much more than their market cost.
Thinking of a Fall Cruise? "World's Largest Cruise Sale" Is On This Week
“October is a great month for cruising,” says travel expert Stewart Chiron, aka “The Cruise Guy.” He notes that this is the time of year when major cruise lines tend to reposition their ships from their summer European routes to their fall and winter Caribbean journeys. Cruise lines are also going to
Another Norovirus Outbreak: What If I Get Sick on a Cruise?
The Crown Princess is the latest ship to fall victim to norovirus. The norovirus, which probably ranks just below sinking on the list of most feared cruise ship calamities, has struck again aboard the Crown Princess. Princess Cruises tells Yahoo Travel that about 170 people (out of the 3,007 guests
You Can Soon Book a Cruise to Martinique and Tortola with Disney
The Disney Magic will include Martinique and Tortola, British Virgin Islands, on its itineraries in 2016. (Courtesy: Disney Cruise Line)
400-passenger cruise ship docks in the Port of Milwaukee for first time in seven years
MILWAUKEE (WITI) -- The Port of Milwaukee welcomed the Hamburg on Friday morning, October 3rd -- a 400 passenger cruise ship that is touring the Great Lakes. The ship docked just east of the Lake Express Ferry terminal at approximately 8:00 a.m.
Royal Caribbean's Quantum of the Seas: Does This New Supership Live Up to the Hype?
Royal Caribbean’s newest supership, Quantum of the Seas, is so innovative, so high-tech and fun, it really is ridiculous. There’s been no escaping the hype over Quantum that Royal Caribbean has drummed up ahead of its U.S. debut, where it’ll offer itineraries to the Caribbean and Bahamas from Bayonne
The Biggest and Most Embarrassing Travel Flops and Fails of 2014
From a $2.4 billion hotel that went bust to a $68 million railway mistake, we've rounded up some of the most impressive examples of failure in 2014.
STOLEN! Green Bay police looking for 22-foot-long, 1,300-pound traffic gate
GREEN BAY (AP) — Green Bay police are asking the public to keep an eye out for a 22-foot-long, 1,300-pound traffic gate that was stolen from a Fox River construction site. Press-Gazette Media reports (http://gbpg.