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Our experience booking a “free” MSC Cruise

I've written quite a bit about "free" cruises lately, and over the past couple of days my wife and I have booked a couple...
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Adventures in Atlantic City fishing for another free cruise

I recently took my third cruise of the past 4.5 months. We've got several non-cruise trips planned this year, but I often say that...
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Tips for new cruisers from new cruisers

This morning, I am disembarking the Royal Caribbean Brilliance of the Seas, our third cruise in the past ~4.5 months. Before this last couple...
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Holland America cruise match program (possible free cruise offer)

Holland America is out with a cruise match program that might provide a new opportunity for a free cruise. A member of our Frequent...
Celebrity Cruises

(EXPIRED) Celebrity Cruises Amex Offers: Spend $500/$1,000 & Earn 17,500/35,000 Bonus Membership Rewards

A couple of new Celebrity Cruises Amex Offers are available today. The offers are targeted, but both versions offer a very generous return on...
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How to cruise for free (or close to it) with Royal Caribbean and Carnival

I never thought I would be excited about cruises, but it turns out that learning how to cruise for free (well, almost free) has...
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[Dead] “Free” Royal Caribbean cruise match offer & kids sail free stack (parlay that...

If you previously followed along and turned your Wyndham Diamond status into a "free" Carnival cruise in a balcony room, it's time to parlay...
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First impressions of Nick’s European cruise on the Carnival Pride

This morning, I left the Carnival Pride after 10 days of cruising from Rome, Italy to Santorini, Greece; Kusadasi, Turkey (Ephesus); Athens, Greece; Katakolon,...
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Review: Stena Line Ferry From Liverpool To Belfast

Before setting off on the 3 Cards, 3 Continents challenge, my wife and I spent a month in the UK, France and Ireland this...
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(EXPIRED) Virgin Red: Caribbean or Mediterranean cruise for 2 people for 110k-120K pts

Virgin Red is the points program that combines all of the different spheres of Virgin's travel companies. Using Virgin Red, you can earn and...
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Ritz-Carlton Yachts Now Bookable With Marriott Points (But Poor Redemption Value)

The Ritz-Carlton Yacht Collection was due to set sail in January 2020, but their initial launch was delayed and then it was delayed again,...
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(EXPIRED) 12,500 Membership Rewards points with Norwegian Cruise Lines via Amex Offer [targeted /...

There is a new Amex Offer out today that's good for 12,500 Membership Rewards points with a booking of $500 or more on Norwegian Cruise...
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(EXPIRED) Carnival Cruise Chase Offer: Spend $100+ & Get $35 Back

There's a new and targeted Chase Offer giving a $35 statement credit when spending $100 or more with Carnival Cruise Line. If you have...
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(EXPIRED) 12,500 Membership Rewards when you spend $500+ with Celebrity Cruises

A new Amex Offer came out recently that is good for Celebrity Cruises: Spend $500+, get 12,500 Membership Rewards points. While I imagine that many of us...

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