Haiyan Ma

I absolutely love cruising with my favorite ports of call being in the Caribbean. As a former crew member for Disney Cruise Line, Royal Caribbean, and Carnival Cruise Line I can continue my passion by sharing my experiences with readers. Find out more about us here.

Top 10 Best St. Croix Beaches You Must Visit

With so many beautiful beaches in the Caribbean, it is difficult to know which one to choose. We outline the best-known locations and hidden treasures of St. Croix beaches.

Top 10 Best Party Cruises for Teens and Young Adults

Are you in the mood to party? We have ideas to keep teens entertained for hours and perfect party cruises for young adults.

Top 12 Best Cruise Lines for Adults

Adult-only cruises have recently gained momentum due to the popularity of adults-only areas aboard the ship. We outline the best cruise lines for adults.

24 Best Things to Do in Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic

Discover the top 24 things to do in Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic, with our super in-depth area guide for cruise and general visitors.

How Much Does It Cost to Build a Cruise Ship?

Looking at these expansive ships, you may wonder how much do cruise ships cost to build. We examine what goes into making them and look at the most expensive vessels.

Upside Down Pineapple Meaning on Cruise Ships

Have you ever seen an upside down pineapple on a cruise ship? We’ll explain the upside down pineapple meaning and how the symbol originated.

How Much Does a Cruise Ship Weigh?

Have you ever thought about how much a cruise ship weighs? Everyone looking at these massive ships has wondered the exact same thing. We go through why these ships are so heavy. The answer may not be what you think!

Who is Captain Kate McCue – A Trailblazer and Pioneer

Captain Kate McCue fell in love with sailing at an early age. Learn how her father inspired her to think bigger, leading her to become the first American female captain of a major cruise ship.

When is the Best Time to Visit US Virgin Islands?

Are you wondering when is the best time to visit the US Virgin Islands? We provide details on what each season entails at this beautiful tropical paradise.