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AIDA Cruises to Return September 6th
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AIDA Cruises to Return September 6th

Evan Gove - August 10, 2020

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Choose Your Cruise – May 29, 2020
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Cruise Deal of the Week
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Choose Your Cruise – May 29, 2020

Evan Gove - May 29, 2020

We know, cruise gang, the waiting isn't fun. But! We've had plenty of good news this week with several popular cruise destinations announcing timelines to open up…

Immersed in Commerce: The Evolution of Onboard Retail
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Cruise Magazine
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Immersed in Commerce: The Evolution of Onboard Retail

Porthole Cruise Magazine - March 11, 2020

There’s no lack of at-sea thrills these days — from racetracks and roller coasters to water slides — that elicit screeches and screams of joy. But when…

Monaco is FOR YOU
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Monaco is FOR YOU

Evan Gove - March 2, 2020

Monaco is not just a destination, it’s the experience of a lifetime. For more than a century, it has been an aspirational symbol of luxury and glamour.…

Shop ‘Til You Drop in St. Thomas
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Cruise Shopping
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Shop ‘Til You Drop in St. Thomas

Evan Gove - February 3, 2020

If you enjoy shopping…and getting a deal while doing it…you are going to love to shop ‘til you drop in St. Thomas. This duty-free port in the…

Editor-in-Chief Awards 2020
Cruise Magazine
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Editor-in-Chief Awards 2020

Porthole Cruise Magazine - January 1, 2020

Welcome to 2020! Where are you cruising next? Here are the picks for the top travel experiences that left an impression on our editor-in-chief in terms of…

Spending the Day at Atlantis in the Bahamas
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Spending the Day at Atlantis in the Bahamas

Porthole Cruise Magazine - December 18, 2019

When cruising to Nassau in the Bahamas, spending the day at Atlantis is one of the most popular cruise excursions for guests – and with good reason!…

The Perfect Port: Spending the Day in Aruba
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Cruise Shopping
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The Perfect Port: Spending the Day in Aruba

Porthole Cruise Magazine - October 31, 2019

Everyone has a favorite port when they cruise. Maybe it’s one with a great beach to visit, or a port with lots of world class shopping and…

A Cruiser’s Guide to Fort Lauderdale’s Best Shopping 
Cruise Shopping
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Cruise Shopping
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A Cruiser’s Guide to Fort Lauderdale’s Best Shopping 

Porthole Cruise Magazine - October 22, 2019

Cruisers have a lot of choices to make and they start long before embarkation day. Do you want to cruise for 7 or 14 days? Should we…

A Tourist’s Guide to Miami’s Lincoln Road
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Cruise Tips
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A Tourist’s Guide to Miami’s Lincoln Road

Porthole Cruise Magazine - May 22, 2019

Some cities just feel like vacation. From the sights and scenery to the food and entertainment, Miami Beach drips with a laissez-faire attitude perfect for those visitors…

Something for Everyone at Tortola Pier Park
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Cruise Shopping
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Something for Everyone at Tortola Pier Park

Porthole Cruise Magazine - April 12, 2019

When it comes to the islands which dot the Caribbean Sea, few come close to the stunning history, unique culture and vibrant atmosphere found on the British…

What Makes an Emerald so Special?
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What Makes an Emerald so Special?

Porthole Cruise Magazine - March 22, 2019

Emeralds hold a unique distinction in the world of gemstones as they are one of the four traditionally considered to be precious. Along with diamonds, rubies and…

Island Style: Handmade Modernism
Cruise Magazine
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Cruise Magazine
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Island Style: Handmade Modernism

Porthole Cruise Magazine - February 7, 2019

You can’t help but be enchanted by Jamaican ceramicist Victoria Silvera’s sea urchin collection. Delicate yet eye-catching and seamlessly combining function and form, the handmade tableware and…

Editor-in-Chief Awards 2019
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Awards
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Editor-in-Chief Awards 2019

Porthole Cruise Magazine - December 31, 2018

2019 Editor-in-Chief Awards As editor-in-chief of Porthole Cruise Magazine, Bill Panoff travels a lot. So each year, he reports back on his favorite travel experiences around the…

Leiding Lady
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Cruise Magazine
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Leiding Lady

Porthole Cruise Magazine - December 12, 2018

Browsing Grenadian fashion designer Raquel Leid’s Mt. Sealey Garden collection is like taking a Caribbean vacation. The sunshine yellows, turquoise blues, and emerald greens of her fruit-…

TRAVEL TIPS: Doha, Beyond Skyscrapers & Shopping Malls
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Cruise Tips
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TRAVEL TIPS: Doha, Beyond Skyscrapers & Shopping Malls

Porthole Cruise Magazine - December 11, 2018

In recent years, the Middle Eastern country of Qatar has become a major world power, and its capital Doha is a metropolis, complete with massive geometric skyscrapers…

Use Your Pre-Cruise Stay to Stock Up on Savings
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Use Your Pre-Cruise Stay to Stock Up on Savings

Porthole Cruise Magazine - December 10, 2018

Smart cruisers know the benefits of heading to your South Florida cruise port a day or two early. Not only do you avoid travel delays and other…

Island Finds: Pride of Puerto Rico
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Cruise Magazine
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Island Finds: Pride of Puerto Rico

Porthole Cruise Magazine - September 13, 2018

When it opened in Puerto Rico in 2015, the Mall of San Juan drew patrons to more than 100 stores, including Louis Vuitton, Jimmy Choo, and the…

In Old San Juan, Time is on Your Side
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In Old San Juan, Time is on Your Side

Porthole Cruise Magazine - September 6, 2018

Make the most of your San Juan port of call and engage in enchanting experiences, each less than an hour from your cruise ship terminal. Every year,…

Bermuda, Booze, <i>Horizon</i>: Three ingredients to a killer cocktail
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Bermuda, Booze, Horizon: Three ingredients to a killer cocktail

Judi Cuervo - July 30, 2018

The Monthly Mantra Hitting the bottle … Hitting the bottle … Hitting the bottle … People cruise for all sorts of reasons: to visit exotic ports of…

Island Finds: Something to Say
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Cruise Magazine
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Island Finds: Something to Say

Porthole Cruise Magazine - July 24, 2018

When you think of Bahamian art, what comes to mind? Is it watercolors of curvaceous beaches, swaying palm trees, and jolly market vendors with bountiful baskets of…

Making The Most Of Your Cruise Vacation
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Cruise Tips
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Making The Most Of Your Cruise Vacation

Porthole Cruise Magazine - July 16, 2018

Around 27.2 million people are expected to take a cruise vacation in 2018, with the industry showing a consistent rise in passenger numbers since 2009 (a year…

Celebrity Shades Come to Princess Cruises
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Cruise News
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Celebrity Shades Come to Princess Cruises

Porthole Cruise - April 10, 2018

Cruise News - April 10, 2018 Celebrity eyewear brand Privé Revaux has partnered with Princess Cruises, rolling out their “The Places We Love” summer collection on ship…

St. Thomas Shopping Guide
Cruise Magazine
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Cruise Magazine
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St. Thomas Shopping Guide

Porthole Cruise - March 1, 2018

Island Finds By Sarah Greaves-Gabbadon When you pull into port in St. Thomas, no doubt you’ll be tempted by all the duty-free shopping on offer. After all,…

Porto Highlights
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Porto Highlights

Dana Freeman - January 24, 2018

Porthole's 5 Faves It’s hard to believe I almost missed visiting Porto the first time. During a recent Windstar cruise, I sailed from Dublin to Lisbon on…

Sampling South Beach: How to enjoy the best of Miami
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Sampling South Beach: How to enjoy the best of Miami

Porthole Cruise - January 16, 2018

So you have a day in Miami before your Caribbean cruise? Not sure what to do? Let me make a few suggestions. South Beach is the obvious…

Carnival Cruise Line Brings Top Brands to Onboard Shops
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Cruise News
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Carnival Cruise Line Brings Top Brands to Onboard Shops

Porthole Cruise Magazine - November 21, 2017

Carnival Brings Top Brands to Onboard Shops Cruise News - Nov. 21, 2017 As part of an ongoing effort to provide a wide variety of choices at…

Savvy Shopper: Grand Cayman
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Cruise Magazine
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Savvy Shopper: Grand Cayman

Porthole Cruise Magazine - August 16, 2017

How to be a savvy shopper when your ship calls on Grand Cayman By Sarah Greaves-Gabbadon You’ll be tempted to spend all your time basking on Grand…

“Exclusively Crystal” Gift Collection Launches with One-of-a-Kind Keepsakes
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Cruise News
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“Exclusively Crystal” Gift Collection Launches with One-of-a-Kind Keepsakes

Porthole Cruise Magazine - April 5, 2017

“Exclusively Crystal” Gift Collection Launches with One-of-a-Kind Keepsakes Cruise News - Apr. 5, 2017 The latest luxury offering from Crystal Cruises has arrived with the launch of…

Savvy Shopper: San Juan
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Cruise Magazine
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Savvy Shopper: San Juan

Porthole Cruise Magazine - December 28, 2016

How to be a savvy shopper when your ship pulls into San Juan By Sarah Greaves-Gabbadon Puerto Rico’s capital is a shopper’s smorgasbord, with not only the…

Nautical and Nice – These are some gifts to win a cruiser’s heart.
Cruise Shopping
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Cruise Shopping
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Nautical and Nice – These are some gifts to win a cruiser’s heart.

Judi Cuervo - December 21, 2015

Monday Mantra Gift Guide ... Gift Guide ... Gift Guide … Nautical and Nice These are some gifts to win a cruiser’s heart. To judge by the…

Five Faves: Sailaway Stocking Stuffers
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Cruise Shopping
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Five Faves: Sailaway Stocking Stuffers

Porthole Cruise Magazine - December 16, 2015

Porthole's Five Faves Five Faves: Sailaway Stocking Stuffers If you’re seeking great gifts for your favorite cruise traveler, we’ve got a handful of fun ideas. Is there…

A Magic Shop – One destination makes Gustavia a tropical paradise.
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A Magic Shop – One destination makes Gustavia a tropical paradise.

Judi Cuervo - December 14, 2015

Monday Mantra St. Barts on a Budget … St. Barts on a Budget … St. Barts on a Budget … A Magic Shop There’s one destination that…

Wine Not?
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Blogs
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Wine Not?

Judi Cuervo - June 2, 2014

Monday Mantra Wine Not? The Virgin Islands offer great deals — and good cheer — in unexpected places…. I want to drink in an alley…I want to…