We're almost at the starting point for the 2022 Alaska cruise season and it's looking great but Holland America Line is charting a course to Alaska in 2023 too and they've just released their plans. The 2023 Holland America Line Alaska cruise season will feature expertly crafted journeys on six ships that offer preferred access to the top destinations, exclusive overland transportation, culturally focused onboard experiences and more visits to Glacier Bay than any other major cruise line!

We are so excited to hear word of another west coast cruise line anouncing restart plans and this one in particular is special since it is Mexico's first luxury cruise line. Vidanta Cruises announced today that it has officially opened its reservation system with an exclusive preview cruise from Puerto Vallarta. This inaugural itinerary on Vidanta Elegant features a three-day, two-night voyage from Puerto Vallarta to Mazatlán and back, starting on April 14.

One of our favorite cruise lines, UnCruise Adventures is gearing up for some amazing 2022 cruises including some of the most unique Hawaii, Alaska, and Sea of Cortez cruises offered by any cruise line. These Wave Season deals run through April 15 but right now through Feb. 15 they have some even deeper discounts on cruises this year and in 2023!

Are you planning treat yourself this new year to a fantastic cruise vacation with a prominent cruise ship line such as Carnival, Princess Cruises, or the Royal Caribbean? Well if that is on your list of things to do this year, then there are certain things that you need to need to learn about, especially if it will be your first cruise vacation.

One thing I hear regularly from people looking to book a cruise is are the ultra luxury cruise lines worth it and what makes it so? This ultra luxury space has evolved rapidly over the past decade along with the premium lines and I think ultimately the lines have become blurred. However, like most things in life, when it comes to spending money ... each person needs to make the decision for themselves. Here are some things to help you decide if booking an ultra luxury cruise is right for you.