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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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.

How to Travel from Houston to Galveston, TX Port

Everything to know about traveling from Houston to Galveston, TX port for a vacation. Covering nearby airports, road routes and shuttles.

Galveston Cruise Terminal: 9 Things You Need to Know

Here's everything you need to know about the Galveston cruise terminal before you head for your cruise vacation from the port.

Best Cruise Ship Hotels Near Major U.S. Homeports

Here are the best 3 cruise ship hotels near major U.S. homeports, including the price level and any shuttle services.

31 IDEAL Hotels Near Miami Cruise Port In 2022

Find out the most ideal hotels near Miami Cruise Port in Florida. Covering shuttle service and distance from PortMiami, the cruise capital of the world!