Gillian Birch

Gillian Birch is a full-time travel writer and author of 12 travel books. British educated with a diploma in journalism she has traveled the world, writing about her experiences with wonderful clarity and eyewitness detail. She uses her personal journals and memories to write about her many cruise experiences around the Caribbean, Mediterranean, trans-Atlantic, Norwegian Fjords, Panama Canal and South America including Cape Horn.

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Amber Cove, Dominican Republic: Everything You Need to Know

Here's everything you need to know about Amber Cove, Dominican Republic, Carnival's private destination with cabanas, zip line, and more.

21 IDEAL Hotels Near Long Beach Cruise Terminal

We've got the ideal hotels near Long Beach Cruise Terminal for your vacation out of Los Angeles, California. With distance from port and details.

24 BEST Hotels Near Manhattan Cruise Terminal, New York

We've dug deep and found the best New York hotels near Manhattan cruise terminal, within distance from the port and shuttle.

25 IDEAL Hotels Near Port of New Orleans

Here's the only list you'll need for ideal hotels near Port of New Orleans. Covering distance from the cruise terminal, shuttles services and prices.

19 IDEAL Hotels Near Vancouver Cruise Port

Find out which hotels near Vancouver cruise port you should book for your vacation including distance from the port, address, shuttles and more.

San Diego Cruise Terminal: Things You Need to Know

Things you need to know about your San Diego cruise terminal with locations and details of the B Street Pier and the Broadway Pier.

San Diego Cruise Parking: What You Need to Know

Everything you need to know about San Diego cruise parking to help with a cruise vacation, with parking lots and directions.

Port Canaveral Cruise Parking: What You Need to Know

Everything you need to know about Port Canaveral cruise parking with official and nearby lots for cruise passengers.

Galveston Cruise Port: Essential Guide for Your Cruise

The ultimate guide to Galveston Cruise Port, covering all aspects of cruising from the Port of Galveston for a cruise vacation.