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What A Trip To Turkey Taught Us About The World
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What A Trip To Turkey Taught Us About The World

It was on and then off. We were saddened at the lost chance to disembark the Carnival Vista in Turkey, to step out onto the Asian continent for the first time, but, at the same time, another day at sea on a port-packed voyage wasn’t the worst thing in the […]

Cruise Port Review: Kusadasi Turkey
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Cruise Port Review: Kusadasi Turkey

The Carnival Vista wasn’t supposed to call on Kuşadasi (pronounced ‘Kushadasi’) during its 2nd ever voyage in mid-May 2016 but after a state department advisory regarding Izmir, the Vista’s original Turkish port of call, our visit to Turkey was canceled and quickly replaced by a sea day, before we were […]

Celebrate National Hamburger Day With Guy’s Burger Joint and Carnival Cruise Line
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Celebrate National Hamburger Day With Guy’s Burger Joint and Carnival Cruise Line

When you are a carnivore and you cruise with Carnival, you end up eating many a cheeseburger from Guy’s Burger Joint. It’s just the way it goes. In fact, over 100,000 burgers are devoured from Guy’s each week on Carnival ships. That’s roughly 5000 burgers per Carnival ship. Delicious math […]

Cuban Themed Luxury Travel In The Carnival Vista Havana Suites
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Cuban Themed Luxury Travel In The Carnival Vista Havana Suites

The Vista, Carnival’s newest vessel, which is on the European seas right now for only its 2nd ever sailing, has upped the ante on luxurious accommodations for this historically affordable cruise line. While still a decidedly populus brand, Carnival continues to explore the upper crust side of its evolving personality […]

The Top Sleep Tips From A Family Travel Jet Setter
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The Top Sleep Tips From A Family Travel Jet Setter

When you’re a family traveling jet setter like me, you have to be able to grab some sleep anywhere, anytime, and at a moment’s notice. Thankfully, I’m napping nobility. Whether I’m lounging on a fleet of bicycles in Barcelona, leaning up against a wall after a run or out cold […]

5 Things To Do in Barcelona with Kids
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5 Things To Do in Barcelona with Kids

Our Carnival Vista cruise departs from the Catalan capital so we’ve decided to fly into Barcelona with kids a day early to sneak in a few sights, smells and good eats in my favorite place on Earth. We spent five nights in Barcelona four years ago but this time, with […]

An Exclusive Look Inside A Carnival Cruise Ship Kitchen
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An Exclusive Look Inside A Carnival Cruise Ship Kitchen

It’s lunchtime on day six of our maiden 8-day voyage aboard the Carnival Sunshine and I’m going in for a salad from the Lido Marketplace because to this point, I’ve been a drum in the meat parade that’s been beaten pretty soundly by Guy Fieri. Back on land, 6-day-old lettuce […]

Porto’s And The Chocolate Croissant
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Porto’s And The Chocolate Croissant

Not that croissant, when said properly (not as though it’s nothing more than a gummy vessel by which a shitty Burger King sandwich enters the mouth), isn’t already a fab word and not that it’s not already French, but chocolate croissant sounds better in French because in French it’s called […]

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