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Scenes from the Porthole Party 2019!
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Scenes from the Porthole Party 2019!

Porthole Cruise Magazine - April 19, 2019

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Cruise Ship Friendship
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Cruise Ship Friendship

Porthole Cruise Magazine - April 11, 2019

  Monthly Mantra Waves of Kindness … Waves of Kindness … Waves of Kindness … “Wait! Wait! I want to give this to you!” That was the…

Dish It Up: Season’s Eatings
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Dish It Up: Season’s Eatings

Porthole Cruise Magazine - November 22, 2018

Stroll from deck to deck aboard any cruise ship during the holidays, and the wafting aromas are enough to knock your blinking-lights Santa socks off. Fresh-baked Christmas…

A Royal Return
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A Royal Return

Porthole Cruise Magazine - October 1, 2018

On September 20, 2017, while sailing en route to Gibraltar, the Cunard cruise ship Queen Elizabeth hosted a significant anniversary celebration. That warm September day was exactly…

Understanding Alaska With Cunard
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Understanding Alaska With Cunard

Porthole Cruise Magazine - September 12, 2018

For luxury cruise line Cunard, the guest experience matters most. That’s why they place such an emphasis on fun and comfort, but also education as passengers want…

Cruise Deal of the Week – September 7, 2018
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Cruise Deal of the Week – September 7, 2018

Porthole Cruise Magazine - September 7, 2018

Cunard Line operates three of the most iconic cruise ships at sea and a new promotion means passengers can save big on cruise vacation on board any…

A Star of Stage and Screen Crossing with Cunard Line
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A Star of Stage and Screen Crossing with Cunard Line

Porthole Cruise Magazine - June 20, 2018

Set sail on Cunard Line’s famous Queen Mary 2 next January and you may see more than just stars in the sky. Famed actor of the stage…

Remembering an Iconic Cruise Ship Image
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Remembering an Iconic Cruise Ship Image

Porthole Cruise Magazine - June 11, 2018

For Captain Kevin Oprey, sailing is life. From his boyhood in Southampton to his first job at 17 with the Pacific Steam Navigation Company, Captain Oprey has…

Home Ship Home: Come aboard with a couple of regular world cruisers.
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Home Ship Home: Come aboard with a couple of regular world cruisers.

Porthole Cruise - March 1, 2018

By Fran Golden For Linda Weissman, 70, and her retired orthopedic surgeon husband, Martin, 76, home away from home is on the ocean liners of Cunard Line.…

Cunard Partners with Rocky Mountaineer to Add Alaska by Rail
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Cunard Partners with Rocky Mountaineer to Add Alaska by Rail

Porthole Cruise Magazine - February 27, 2018

Cruise News – Feb. 27, 2018 After recently announcing its return to Alaska in 2019, for the first time in over two decades, Cunard Line has announced a partnership with Rocky…

News Briefs: Holland America’s new culinary shore excursions, and more …
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News Briefs: Holland America’s new culinary shore excursions, and more …

Porthole Cruise Magazine - February 16, 2018

Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Feb. 16, 2018   Holland America Line is introducing a collection of new culinary-themed shore excursions developed in partnership with FOOD &…

Cunard Partners with <i>The New Yorker</i> to Present “Cartoonists at Sea”
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Cunard Partners with The New Yorker to Present “Cartoonists at Sea”

Porthole Cruise Magazine - January 31, 2018

Cruise News – Jan. 31, 2018 Cunard Line and The New Yorker magazine have partnered to offer the opportunity to explore the world of cartoons while sailing aboard the line’s flagship ocean liner, Queen Mary 2.…

Cruise Control: Which Beach in Aruba? Baby Beach! (Video)
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Cruise Control: Which Beach in Aruba? Baby Beach! (Video)

Porthole Cruise - January 30, 2018

[embed]https://youtu.be/GrXT6pVuvXE[/embed] You finally made it to nearly all the islands the Beach Boys sing about… but there’s just one left. You’re crossing Aruba off your list! Imagine…

5 Fave Theme Cruises for 2018
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5 Fave Theme Cruises for 2018

Porthole Cruise - January 23, 2018

Porthole’s Five Faves Cruise fans are fans, first and foremost — and every fan’s got a theme cruise to make ‘em go “Oh, man!” It doesn’t matter…

5 Faves: Save Our Ships
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5 Faves: Save Our Ships

Porthole Cruise Magazine - November 28, 2017

Porthole's 5 Faves Save Our Ships How you can contribute to preservation efforts. According to the website GivingTuesday.org, #GivingTuesday is “a global day of giving fueled by…

Cruise Deals of the Week – Nov. 24, 2017 (Black Friday/Cyber Monday Edition!)
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Cruise Deals of the Week – Nov. 24, 2017 (Black Friday/Cyber Monday Edition!)

Porthole Cruise Magazine - November 24, 2017

Black Friday/Cyber Monday Cruise Deals of the Week - Nov. 24, 2017 Deal One: From November 20–29, 2017, book a balcony stateroom at an ocean view rate on…

Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Oct. 27, 2017
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Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Oct. 27, 2017

Porthole Cruise Magazine - October 27, 2017

Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Oct. 27, 2017 Cunard Line is hosting a Hollywood movie premiere, rolling out the red carpet aboard Queen Mary 2 to show…

Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Sept. 29, 2017
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Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Sept. 29, 2017

Porthole Cruise Magazine - September 29, 2017

Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Sept. 29, 2017 Luxury line Silversea Cruises has announced plans to change three of its all-suite ships this December. Silver Wind and…

Cunard Line to Add Fourth Ship to Fleet
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Cunard Line to Add Fourth Ship to Fleet

Porthole Cruise Magazine - September 25, 2017

Cunard Line to Add Fourth Ship to Fleet Cruise News - Sept. 25, 2017 Carnival Corporation (parent of Cunard Line) has signed a memorandum of agreement with…

Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Sep. 1, 2017
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Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Sep. 1, 2017

Porthole Cruise Magazine - September 1, 2017

Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Sep. 1, 2017 Cunard's Transatlantic Fashion Week set sail yesterday with designer Julien Macdonald on board, as well as Colin McDowell, Gail…

Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Aug. 4, 2017
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Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Aug. 4, 2017

Porthole Cruise Magazine - August 4, 2017

Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Aug. 4, 2017 Holland America Line is expanding its presence in the Panama Canal, with eight ships visiting the region on 19…

Princess, Cunard, and P&O Now Offer Same-Sex Weddings at Sea
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Princess, Cunard, and P&O Now Offer Same-Sex Weddings at Sea

Porthole Cruise Magazine - August 3, 2017

Princess, Cunard, and P&O Now Offer Same-Sex Weddings at Sea Cruise News - Aug. 3, 2017 Following a recent landmark Supreme Court ruling enabling same-sex marriages in…

Cruise Deal of the Week – Jul. 21, 2017
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Cruise Deal of the Week – Jul. 21, 2017

Porthole Cruise Magazine - July 21, 2017

Cruise Deal of the Week - Jul. 21, 2017 Cunard is now offering the Drinks on Us sale, which offers guests free drinks in Balcony staterooms and…

Design Time Web Extra: Suite Features
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Design Time Web Extra: Suite Features

Porthole Cruise Magazine - June 28, 2017

Dig These Digs Our favorite features in cruising’s most amazing suites at sea. As if it’s not enough to have suites the size of apartments, today’s cruise…

Cunard and The New York Times to Offer a Crossword Crossing
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Cunard and The New York Times to Offer a Crossword Crossing

Porthole Cruise Magazine - June 16, 2017

Cunard and The New York Times to Offer a Crossword Crossing Cruise News - Jun. 16, 2017 Sharpen your pencils because Cunard Line and The New York Times…

Micky Arison Celebrates Cunard and QM2
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Micky Arison Celebrates Cunard and QM2

Porthole Cruise Magazine - May 9, 2017

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OgnaWuXO484 Micky Arison Celebrates Cunard and QM2 Cruise News - May 9, 2017 In tandem with the start of its 2017 Transatlantic season, Cunard Line shared an inspiring video interview with…

Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Mar. 24, 2017
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Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Mar. 24, 2017

Porthole Cruise Magazine - March 24, 2017

Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Mar. 24, 2017 Cunard Line has announced a uniquely beautiful partnership with feature film florist Jenny Tobin, a special guest on Queen…

Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Mar. 17, 2017
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Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Mar. 17, 2017

Porthole Cruise Magazine - March 17, 2017

Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Mar. 17, 2017 Seabourn is offering guests a new way to experience the wilderness of Alaska, with a 4-day overland adventure into…

10 Special Event Cruises aboard Cunard Line
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10 Special Event Cruises aboard Cunard Line

Porthole Cruise Magazine - March 16, 2017

10 Special Event Cruises aboard Cunard Line Cruise News - Mar. 16, 2017 Cunard Line, already known for its award-winning Insights enrichment program in which expert and celebrity speakers join voyages to inform…

Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Feb. 17, 2017
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Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Feb. 17, 2017

Porthole Cruise Magazine - February 17, 2017

Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Feb. 17, 2017 Cunard, the only line to carry pets across the Atlantic, sponsored the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, welcoming four-legged…

5 Fave Media-Themed Cruises
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5 Fave Media-Themed Cruises

Porthole Cruise Magazine - February 15, 2017

Porthole's 5 Faves #WAKENEWS As the leading media authority on cruises and numbered lists, Porthole knows exactly how much the following media outlets 1) work tirelessly on…

Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Feb. 10, 2017
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Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Feb. 10, 2017

Porthole Cruise Magazine - February 10, 2017

Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Feb. 10, 2017 Fashion luminary Iris Apfel will be among the style celebrities aboard Queen Mary 2 for the second annual Transatlantic…

Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Feb. 3, 2017
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Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Feb. 3, 2017

Porthole Cruise Magazine - February 3, 2017

Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Feb. 3, 2017 The private residential ship The World has broken the record for the furthest south ever sailed. The 43,188 g.r.t.…

Cruise Deals of the Week – Jan. 27, 2017
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Cruise Deals of the Week – Jan. 27, 2017

Porthole Cruise Magazine - January 27, 2017

Cruise Deals of the Week – Jan. 27, 2017 Happy Year of the Rooster! DEAL 1: Cunard Line is ringing in the Chinese New Year with fares…

Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Dec. 23, 2016
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Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Dec. 23, 2016

Porthole Cruise Magazine - December 23, 2016

 Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Dec. 23, 2016 Lindblad Expeditions-National Geographic has given a sneak peek at the construction of their first newbuild, National Geographic Quest,…

The Third Annual Judi’s Choice Awards – And the Winners Are!
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The Third Annual Judi’s Choice Awards – And the Winners Are!

Judi Cuervo - December 19, 2016

Monday Mantra The Judi’s Choice Awards…The Judi’s Choice Awards!...The Judi’s Choice Awards… And the Winners Are! Cruising has plenty of biggest, first, and most wonderful accomplishments. The…

Cunard Launches Wine & Spirit Education Trust Courses
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Cunard Launches Wine & Spirit Education Trust Courses

Porthole Cruise Magazine - December 13, 2016

Cunard Launches First Wine & Spirit Education Trust Courses at Sea Cruise News - Dec. 13, 2016 Cunard Line has partnered with the Wine & Spirit Education Trust (WSET), the…

Cruise Deals of the Week – Dec. 9, 2016
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Cruise Deals of the Week – Dec. 9, 2016

Porthole Cruise Magazine - December 9, 2016

Cruise Deals of the Week - Dec. 9, 2016 DEAL 1: Tall-ship operator Star Clippers is offering free pre- and post-cruise hotel stays for Mediterranean sailings aboard…

Cruise Deals of the Week – Nov. 23, 2016
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Cruise Deals of the Week – Nov. 23, 2016

Porthole Cruise Magazine - November 23, 2016

Cruise Deals of the Week - Nov. 23, 2016 BLACK FRIDAY/CYBER MONDAY SPECIALS Porthole Cruise Magazine is giving readers a special discount for subscriptions, plus access to…

Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Nov. 18, 2016
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Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Nov. 18, 2016

Porthole Cruise Magazine - November 18, 2016

Porthole Cruise News Briefs - Nov. 18, 2016 Grammy-winning jazz artists Gregory Porter and Dee Dee Bridgewater joined guests aboard Queen Mary 2 for the Blue Note…

Cruise Deal of the Week – Nov. 11, 2016
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Cruise Deal of the Week – Nov. 11, 2016

Porthole Cruise Magazine - November 11, 2016

Cruise Deals of the Week – Nov. 11, 2016   DEAL 1: Cunard Line is observing Veterans’ Day with up to 2-for-1 savings on launch fares and…

The Show Must Go Onboard – Cruise entertainment has really grown up.
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The Show Must Go Onboard – Cruise entertainment has really grown up.

Porthole Cruise Magazine - October 17, 2016

Monday Mantra That’s Entertainment! ... THAT’S Entertainment?? ... That’s Entertainment! ... THAT’S Entertainment?? ... The Show Must Go Onboard! Cruise entertainment has really grown up. I endured…

Porthole Cruise News Briefs – September 30, 2016
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Porthole Cruise News Briefs – September 30, 2016

Porthole Cruise Magazine - September 30, 2016

Porthole Cruise News Briefs - September 30, 2016 Boutique river operator Uniworld has announced its first Jewish Heritage themed cruises aboard River Ambassador on all of the…

Celebrate Your #CruiseSmile to Win Cruises
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Celebrate Your #CruiseSmile to Win Cruises

Porthole Cruise Magazine - September 30, 2016

Celebrate Your #CruiseSmile for a Chance to Win a Cruise Each Week in October Cruise News - September 30, 2016 Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA), the world’s…

Carnival Corporation Creates Three Cruise TV Shows
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Carnival Corporation Creates Three Cruise TV Shows

Porthole Cruise Magazine - September 19, 2016

[spb_text_block pb_margin_bottom="no" pb_border_bottom="no" width="1/1" el_position="first last"] Carnival Corporation Creates Three Cruise-Travel TV Shows Cruise News - September 19, 2016 In an effort to highlight why cruising is…

Porthole Cruise News Briefs – September 9, 2016
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Porthole Cruise News Briefs – September 9, 2016

Porthole Cruise Magazine - September 9, 2016

Porthole Cruise News Briefs – September 9, 2016 New York Fashion Week was graced by a royal visit, as Queen Mary 2 joined the festivities bearing some…

Porthole Cruise News Briefs – August 12, 2016
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Porthole Cruise News Briefs – August 12, 2016

Porthole Cruise Magazine - August 12, 2016

Porthole Cruise News Briefs – August 12, 2016 Natural health pioneer Dr. Andrew Weil has teamed up with Seabourn and The Onboard Spa by Steiner to create…

Porthole Cruise News Briefs – July 22, 2016
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Porthole Cruise News Briefs – July 22, 2016

Porthole Cruise Magazine - July 22, 2016

Porthole Cruise News Briefs - July 22, 2016 MSC Cruises has announced additions to its onboard family programs that include a kids-dedicated interactive cooking class designed with…

Cruise Deal of the Week – July 22, 2016
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Cruise Deal of the Week – July 22, 2016

Porthole Cruise Magazine - July 22, 2016

Cruise Deal of the Week – July 22, 2016 Cunard Line has announced World Adventure Month, which features Free Balcony Upgrades on the line’s three queens: Queen Mary 2,…

Porthole Cruise News Briefs – July 8, 2016
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Porthole Cruise News Briefs – July 8, 2016

Porthole Cruise Magazine - July 8, 2016

Porthole Cruise News Briefs - July 8, 2016   Cunard Line’s iconic ocean liner, Queen Mary 2, made her U.S. debut into her homeport of Brooklyn, New…

Cruise Artiste – Maritime painter Stephen Card has got the ticket to the good life.
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Cruise Artiste – Maritime painter Stephen Card has got the ticket to the good life.

Judi Cuervo - July 4, 2016

Monday Mantra A Lucky Card … A Lucky Card … A Lucky Card … Cruise Artiste Maritime painter Stephen Card has got the ticket to the good…

Transformed QM2 emerges from multimillion-dollar dry dock | Cruise News – Jun. 23, 2016
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Transformed QM2 emerges from multimillion-dollar dry dock | Cruise News – Jun. 23, 2016

Porthole Cruise Magazine - June 23, 2016

Transformed QM2 emerges from multimillion-dollar dry dock Cruise News – Jun. 23, 2016 Cunard Line’s flagship, Queen Mary 2, is sailing from Southampton to New York this…

Love You Till the End of the World …the end of the World Cruise, that is!
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Love You Till the End of the World …the end of the World Cruise, that is!

Judi Cuervo - June 20, 2016

Monday Mantra Sail-Away Bride … Sail-Away Bride ... Sail-Away Bride … Love You Till the End of the World …the end of the World Cruise, that is!…

Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Jun. 17, 2016
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Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Jun. 17, 2016

Porthole Cruise Magazine - June 17, 2016

Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Jun. 17, 2016 * The American Queen Steamboat Company has announced a series of 9-day holiday sailings on the Lower Mississippi, which…

Cruise Deal of the Week – Jun. 3, 2016
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Cruise Deal of the Week – Jun. 3, 2016

Porthole Cruise Magazine - June 3, 2016

Cruise Deal of the Week - Jun. 3, 2016 Cunard Line has announced its Big Balcony Event, offering a free upgrade from Oceanview to Balcony cabins, plus,…

Porthole Cruise News Briefs – May 13, 2016
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Porthole Cruise News Briefs – May 13, 2016

Porthole Cruise Magazine - May 13, 2016

Porthole Cruise News Briefs – May 13, 2016 This week, Carnival Valor left dry dock with a host of new dining and drinking spaces, including Guy’s Burger…

Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Apr. 15, 2016
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Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Apr. 15, 2016

Porthole Cruise Magazine - April 15, 2016

Porthole Cruise News Briefs - Apr. 15, 2016 * Cunard Line has partnered with “the auction house to the stars,” Julien’s Auctions, to showcase items from the…

Five Faves: Upcoming Theme Cruises
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Five Faves: Upcoming Theme Cruises

Porthole Cruise Magazine - February 24, 2016

Porthole's Five Faves Fans, Ahoy! Whatever you totally geek out about, there’s a theme cruise for it. What could be better than a few carefree days eating…

Renowned Photographer to Display Cunard History on Queen Mary 2 | Cruise News – Feb. 11, 2015
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Renowned Photographer to Display Cunard History on Queen Mary 2 | Cruise News – Feb. 11, 2015

Porthole Cruise Magazine - February 11, 2016

Renowned Photographer to Display Cunard History on Queen Mary 2 Cruise News - Feb. 11, 2015 Cunard Line’s former office buildings are to become an integral part…

Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Jan. 22, 2016
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Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Jan. 22, 2016

Porthole Cruise Magazine - January 22, 2016

Porthole Cruise News Briefs - Jan. 22, 2016 Un-Cruise Adventures is celebrating 20 years of small ship adventure cruising in 2016 with new trips to the Galápagos…

Five Faves: Name That Ship!
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Five Faves: Name That Ship!

Porthole Cruise Magazine - January 13, 2016

Porthole's Five Faves Name That Ship! Our cruising quiz will put your ship knowledge to the test. Cruisers know what they love - ships! But how well…

Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Dec. 11, 2015
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Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Dec. 11, 2015

Porthole Cruise Magazine - December 10, 2015

Porthole Cruise News Briefs Dec. 11, 2015 Jimmy Buffett has opened his first Margaritaville restaurant in the Bahamas. The open-air, waterfront-concept environment has been established on Paradise…

Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Dec. 4, 2015
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Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Dec. 4, 2015

Porthole Cruise Magazine - December 4, 2015

Porthole Cruise News Briefs - Dec. 4, 2015 As part of the refit of Queen Mary 2, Cunard Line has announced a major redesign of Kings Court,…

Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Nov. 20, 2015
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Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Nov. 20, 2015

Porthole Cruise Magazine - November 20, 2015

Porthole Cruise News Briefs - Nov. 20, 2015 As part of their extensive expansion, Crystal Cruises is taking to the skies under the name Crystal Luxury Air.…

Five Faves: Haunted Hotels in Paranormal Ports of Call
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Five Faves: Haunted Hotels in Paranormal Ports of Call

Porthole Cruise Magazine - October 28, 2015

Porthole’s Five Faves Spooky Scenes Cruising’s Most Haunted Hotels It’s late October, when the wind rattles through the cane fields, Las Calaveras Catrinas decorate the streets of…

Porthole Cruise News Briefs | Oct. 23, 2015
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Porthole Cruise News Briefs | Oct. 23, 2015

Porthole Cruise Magazine - October 23, 2015

Porthole Cruise News Briefs Oct. 23, 2015 * This morning, NPR’s The Takeaway news magazine show took an in-depth look at the efforts to bring the S.S.…

Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Oct. 16, 2015
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Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Oct. 16, 2015

Porthole Cruise Magazine - October 16, 2015

Porthole Cruise News Briefs Oct. 16, 2015 American Cruise Lines, the only non-excursion company to be granted tour vessel exclusivity in Glacier Bay, has now been granted…

Cruise Deal of the Week – Oct. 2, 2015
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Cruise Deal of the Week – Oct. 2, 2015

Porthole Cruise Magazine - October 2, 2015

Cruise Deal of the Week – Oct. 2, 2015 [sf_iconbox image="ss-star" character="" type="left-icon-alt" title="Porthole’s Featured Cruise Deal of the Week!" animation="fade-in" animation_delay="100"] DEAL: Cunard Line has launched…

Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Oct. 2, 2015
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Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Oct. 2, 2015

Porthole Cruise Magazine - October 2, 2015

Porthole Cruise News Briefs Oct. 2, 2015 Three lines will be showing a new face to passengers in the near future. Queen Mary 2, in May and…

So You Wanna Be A Cruise Writer? – If there’s one thing those muster drills teach us, it’s to always be ready.
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So You Wanna Be A Cruise Writer? – If there’s one thing those muster drills teach us, it’s to always be ready.

Judi Cuervo - September 21, 2015

Monday Mantra The Write Stuff…The Write Stuff…The Write Stuff… So You Wanna Be A Cruise Writer? If there’s one thing those muster drills teach us, it’s to…

Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Sept. 18, 2015
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Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Sept. 18, 2015

Porthole Cruise Magazine - September 18, 2015

Porthole Cruise News Briefs - Sept. 18, 2015 A&K has announced a new Arctic cruise, Iceland & Greenland: In the Wake of the Vikings, for 2016. The…

Cruise Deal of the Week – Aug. 7, 2015
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Cruise Deal of the Week – Aug. 7, 2015

Porthole Cruise Magazine - August 7, 2015

Cruise Deal of the Week July 31, 2015 [sf_iconbox image="ss-star" character="" type="left-icon-alt" title="Porthole’s Featured Cruise Deal of the Week!" animation="fade-in" animation_delay="100"] DEAL: Cunard Line’s World Adventure Month…

Porthole Cruise News Briefs – July 10, 2015
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Porthole Cruise News Briefs – July 10, 2015

Porthole Cruise Magazine - July 10, 2015

Porthole Cruise News Briefs July 10, 2015 There’s a sweet new flavor at Carnival Vista’s Cherry On Top ice cream shop. Brownie Buoy was selected by patients…

Porthole Cruise News Briefs – June 26, 2015
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Porthole Cruise News Briefs – June 26, 2015

Porthole Cruise Magazine - June 26, 2015

Porthole Cruise News Briefs June 26, 2015 Cunard Line has announced that Grammy® Award-winning vocalist Natalie Cole will headline the first Blue Note Jazz at Sea trans-Atlantic…

Five Fave Blasts from the Past! The swinging ’60s and ’70s were a great time for a cruise!
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Five Fave Blasts from the Past! The swinging ’60s and ’70s were a great time for a cruise!

Porthole Cruise Magazine - June 25, 2015

Porthole's Five Faves Blasts from the Past The swinging ’60s and ’70s were a great time for a cruise! Cruising goes back a long time — just…

Four New Ships on the Horizon for Carnival Corporation | Cruise News – June 15, 2015
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Four New Ships on the Horizon for Carnival Corporation | Cruise News – June 15, 2015

Porthole Cruise Magazine - June 15, 2015

Four New Ships on the Horizon for Carnival Corporation Cruise News - June 15, 2015 Carnival Corporation has signed a multibillion-dollar contract with Meyer Werft to build four…

Porthole Cruise News Briefs – May 29, 2015
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Porthole Cruise News Briefs – May 29, 2015

Porthole Cruise Magazine - May 29, 2015

Porthole Cruise News Briefs May 29, 2015 Un-Cruise Adventures has unveiled their schedule of Alaska cruises, including two all-new itineraries from Juneau – Exploring Muir’s Wilderness (on…

Five Faves: Theme Cruises
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Five Faves: Theme Cruises

Porthole Cruise Magazine - May 27, 2015

Porthole’s Five Faves Five Favorite Theme Cruises Whether you’re into progressive rock or proper punctuation, there’s bound to be an upcoming cruise that’ll float your boat Cruisers…

Porthole Cruise News Briefs – May 22 ,2015
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Porthole Cruise Magazine - May 22, 2015

Porthole Cruise News Briefs May 22, 2015 Jeopardy! host Alex Trebek will join guests aboard Adventure Canada’s Arctic Explorer itinerary this summer. The 12-day adventure departs August…

Cruise Ship Review: Grand Celebration
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Cruise Ship Review: Grand Celebration

Porthole Cruise Magazine - May 15, 2015

Cruise Ship Review: Grand Celebration There’s much to celebrate now that the Bahamas just got a little easier to experience. By Rico Bronte The ports of Fort…

Porthole Cruise News Briefs – May 8, 2015
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Porthole Cruise News Briefs May 8, 2015   Clear Lounge, a new attraction Puerta Maya in Cozumel, is being billed as the world's first underwater oxygen bar.…

Porthole Cruise News Briefs – May 1, 2015
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Porthole Cruise News Briefs – May 1, 2015

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Porthole Cruise News Briefs May 1, 2015 Regent Seven Seas Cruises revealed artist renderings for the opulent pool area of the 750-passenger Seven Seas Explorer. Around the…

One Cruise at a Time – The first step is admitting you have a cruising problem.
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One Cruise at a Time – The first step is admitting you have a cruising problem.

Judi Cuervo - March 23, 2015

Monday Mantra I need a fix… I need a fix… I need a fix… One Cruise at a Time The first step is admitting you have a…

Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Feb. 27, 2015
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Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Feb. 20, 2015 Cunard will celebrate the fifth anniversary of Queen Elizabeth with a special black-tie Big Band Ball on October 3.…

The Judi’s Choice Awards – It’s time we recognized the little things that make cruising great.
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The Judi’s Choice Awards – It’s time we recognized the little things that make cruising great.

Judi Cuervo - February 23, 2015

Monday Mantra And the winner is…And the winner is…And the winner is…. The Judi’s Choice Awards It’s time we recognized the little things that make cruising great.…

Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Feb. 6, 2015
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Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Feb. 6, 2015 Viking Cruises has launched a new sponsorship deal with PBS (after the line's success with sponsoring MASTERPIECE with Downton…

Queen Victoria gets a redo – Cruise News — Jan. 30, 2015
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Queen Victoria gets a redo – Cruise News — Jan. 30, 2015

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Queen Victoria gets a redo Cruise News — Jan. 30, 2015 Fresh off a 20-day refurbishment in Hamburg, Germany, Queen Victoria is showing off a new look…

Five Faves: Cruise Ship Re-Creations
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Five Faves: Cruise Ship Re-Creations

Porthole Cruise Magazine - January 7, 2015

Porthole’s Five Faves Cruise Ship Re-Creations Shipyards will probably continue to use steel and teak wood, but not all cruise-ship builders fall back on the standbys. The…

Five Faves: Cruise Ship Superlatives
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Five Faves: Cruise Ship Superlatives

Porthole Cruise Magazine - December 3, 2014

Five Faves Cruise Ship Superlatives We’ve lined up five of cruising’s top … most … best … to the extreme!!! Cruising is an experience that always asks…

Five Faves: Unique Stores At Sea
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Five Faves: Unique Stores At Sea

Porthole Cruise Magazine - November 25, 2014

Porthole’s Five Faves   Unique Stores At Sea Not all ship shops are stocked with brand-stamped hats and duty-free booze. In honor of Black Friday, we highlight…

Porthole Cruise News Briefs of the Week – Cruise News – Oct. 31, 2014
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Porthole Cruise News Briefs of the Week – Cruise News – Oct. 31, 2014

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Porthole Cruise News Briefs of the Week Cruise News - Oct. 31, 2014 Costa Diadema, the brand-new flagship of Costa Cruises, left Fincantieri's Marghera shipyard in Venice and will reach…

Cruise News — August 29, 2014 – Celebrity Cruises debuts new package tours… and more
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Cruise News — August 29, 2014 – Celebrity Cruises debuts new package tours… and more

Fran Golden - August 29, 2014

Cruise News — August 29, 2014   Celebrity Cruises debuts new package tours Celebrity Cruises is debuting more than 20 new cruisetours with a twist — the…

Cruise News – August 22, 2014
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Cruise News – August 22, 2014

Fran Golden - August 22, 2014

  Cruise News – August 22, 2014 Carnival  Cruise Lines beefs up Baltimore options Carnival Cruise Lines will, for the first time, operate a one-of-a-kind series of…

Cruise News – August 15, 2014
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Cruise News – August 15, 2014

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Cruise News – August 15, 2014 Quantum of the Seas Floats Out with Giant Pink Bear Royal Caribbean International used the shipyard float-out of Quantum of the…

Remembering the Black Dress – Worn – and worn out – on the best of cruises
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Remembering the Black Dress – Worn – and worn out – on the best of cruises

Judi Cuervo - August 11, 2014

Monday Mantra Ode to The Black Dress Worn – and worn out – on the best of cruises. I need a new dress…I need a new dress…I need…

Cruise News – July 18, 2014
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Cruise News - July 18, 2014 Oceania Cruises Adds 180-Day World Cruise for 2016 After making headlines with a pair of "Around the World in 180 Days"…

Island Time: South Pacific cruising
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Island Time: South Pacific cruising

Porthole Cruise Magazine - June 27, 2014

Island Time The story of South Pacific cruising By Chris Frame   If you’re like many travelers, the South Pacific conjures visions of a tropical paradise: sunny…

Cruise News – May 30, 2014
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Cruise News – May 30, 2014

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Weekly Cruise News – May 30, 2014 The Debut of Regal Princess Princess Cruises' new Regal Princess quietly debuted in Europe this month. The fanfare will come…

Cruise News – May 23, 2014
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Cruise News – May 23, 2014

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Cruise News – May 23, 2014   ‘NEXT’ for Norwegian: $250 Million Upgrades Norwegian Cruise Line has announced that it will spend $250 million through 2015 for…

Cruise News – May 16, 2014
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Cruise News - May 16, 2014 New Viking Ocean Ships Viking Ocean Cruises hasn't even launched its first ship yet, but is already tripling its fleet. The…

Weekly Cruise News – May 9, 2014
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Weekly Cruise News – May 9, 2014

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Weekly Cruise News – May 9, 2014 A Regal Birthday in Southampton Cunard Line’s Queen Mary 2 was welcomed by her sisters to a 10th-birthday celebration in…

Look for a Wave of Deals
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Look for a Wave of Deals

Fran Golden - January 3, 2014

As cruise lines look to kick-start the new year by getting plenty of reservations on the books, the “Wave Season” deals are rolling in. Look for opportunities…

Cruising 2013: A Year in Review
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Cruising 2013: A Year in Review

Fran Golden - December 30, 2013

  Just as in years past, 2013 brought some great innovations and unique enhancements to the cruise experience. Here’s a look at some of the highlights. The…

Cruise Lines Tighten Smoking Bans
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Cruise Lines Tighten Smoking Bans

Fran Golden - August 19, 2013

  With four cruise lines adopting tighter bans on smoking, right about now those cruise passengers who want to light up may be getting a message –…

QUEEN ELIZABETH – Royal Redux
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QUEEN ELIZABETH – Royal Redux

Porthole Cruise - June 15, 2011

Ship Review QUEEN ELIZABETH - Royal Redux Cunard unveils yet another Elizabeth, and this one is a real queen By Vivian Holley Call it a new Elizabethan…