Lissa Poirot

Lissa Poirot has been covering travel for more than a decade, including sites such as TripAdvisor, CruiseCritic, The Points Guy, Family Vacation Critic, and Family Traveller. Her love of travel has led Lissa to visit more than 43 countries and has her on a mission to see every state in the U.S. (only 4 states to go!). When she's not traveling, she's exploring new attractions and events on the weekends, be it in New York City or Philadelphia, as Lissa lives between both fabulous cities.

Caribbean Cruise Port Reaches Significant Passenger Milestone

The Caribbean cruise port of Antigua reaches a major passenger milestone for 2024 by celebrating its 500,000th cruise passenger.

Princess Cruises Launches New Historic America Cruisetour

Princess Cruises is offering a 14-night cruise combining a land tour of key historical sites with a Canada and New England cruise, marking the 250th anniversary of America.

Carnival Cruise Line Honors Military Women During Miami’s Fleet Week

During Miami’s first Fleet Week, Carnival Cruise Line paid special tribute to over 150 women in the military.

Majorca Advances Plans to Further Limit Cruise Ship Entries

In an effort to address over-tourism, Majorca is seeking to extend caps on large cruise ships docking in Palma.

Cruise Ship Debuts in Alaska With New Culinary Experiences

Silversea’s latest cruise ship, Silver Nova, debuts in Alaska and introduces S.A.L.T. culinary experiences for a deep dive into local food culture.

MSC Cruises and Emirates Extend Partnership

MSC Cruises and Emirates have renewed their partnership to enhance global connectivity through Fly&Cruise packages two more seasons.

Carnival’s New Cruise Port Is Revitalizing Grand Bahama’s Economy

Carnival's Grand Bahama cruise port, Celebration Key is revitalizing the island's economy and supporting local contractors.

Carnival Vista Experiences a Technical Issue While Docked in Puerto Rico

Carnival Vista experiences a technical issue, forcing a delayed departure from San Juan and an itinerary change.

Princess Cruises’ San Juan Deployment Results in Replacements Elsewhere

With Grand Princess homeporting in San Juan, it has led to cancellations for those booked on original Australia sailings.
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