Which Cruise Lines Actually Want Your Kids?

You can cruise with kids on almost any ship, but should you? There are cruise lines that are perfect for kids-- Disney goes without saying, and then there are a few lines that would just as soon not have them on board. Even among some cruise lines, certain ships are...

You Should Really Give Puerto Rico Another Chance

Puerto Rico: To go back or not to go back? There's that moment when you visit a new place when the sense of wonder leaves you giddy with the excitement of exploration. Then there's the moment when you return to a familiar place that feels so comfortable that you could...

Shore Diving on Bonaire

Is shore diving right for you? Self-guided shore diving adds a whole new dimension to your diving repertoire. It's inexpensive and leisurely. You start and finish on your own schedule, seeing what you want to see, not what a dive guide wants to show you. If that...

Recent Stories on Travel Pulse

Stories on Travel Pulse These are often the first stories we write when we return home, mainly because Travel Pulse excites us. We hope it does the same for you. We recently sailed on Celebrity's Summit. It was a wonderful six-night adventure from Port Liberty in New...

Wowed by the Villa Premier Hotel in Puerto Vallarta

We were recently hosted by the Villa Premier Hotel in Downtown Puerto Vallarta. Like many press trips this visit was more about the city than the hotel, but we found ourselves wishing for more time at the hotel. Here's the breakdown of what we liked about it. Puerto...

10 Things That Change After You Visit Puerto Vallarta

Change is inevitable when you visit Puerto Vallarta. Each new destination you visit changes you in some way. Sometimes it's as simple as a new way to look at something familiar. Sometimes you find yourself wondering what it would be like to live in this new place....

The Anheuser-Busch Clydesdales Visit Catalina

Santa Catalina Island, just 26 miles off the California coast, is a truly amazing place that seems to be one of the best-kept secrets of Southern California. It is quaint, scenic, and has a history that most people are totally unaware of. It's the kind of place that...

Your Milan Must-Do List

Milan is one of the most overlooked Italian destinations, often ranking fourth or fifth on most lists of desirable Italian cities for travelers. And that, my friends, is just one of the things that makes it more desirable for experience junkies like us. Would you...

Travel Pulse Round-up

Dreaming of uncrowded beaches, amazing water sports and accommodations that don’t require a second mortgage? Or maybe you want the best of the best when it comes to a good steak. How about renting a car in the handful of cruise ports where you might really want to go...

Is Santorini Really All That?

Picture a pool of sapphire sea ringed with peaks of pure black, red, and chalk white. Then top those cliffs with a huddle of brilliant white buildings mirroring the shapes of the landscape in stucco walls and arches capped with blue domes reflecting the color of the...

From Yahoo Travel: Aruba-Bonaire-Curacao Smackdown

I am unabashedly in love with Bonaire. It is by far my favorite Caribbean island. It's not just about the diving; it's the pace, the rugged beauty, and the people of the island. In order to write this story for Yahoo Travel, I had to put my feelings aside just a bit...

Franciacorta: What Did We Really Think About It?

We visited the Franciacorta wine region of Italy in early 2015. The 2015 Gold Prize for Special Focus Travel Articles - Internet: Culinary Travel: “The Italian Wine Country You've Probably Never Heard About,” put the spotlight on us and our favorite wine region, with...

Athens and Istanbul: A Tale of Two Cities on Edge

They are the best of destinations and the worst of destinations, these two mega-cities in the Mediterranean. Their current struggles are not unlike those they have faced throughout all of history-- challenges of economy, democracy, and humanity amid uprisings and...

Cowtown Culture

Ride into the sunset away from the glitz and glass of downtown Dallas and you find yourself amid the brick and stone of Fort Worth. The city has long been known as Big D's rowdy, hard-working next door neighbor. It's the place where you do your hair up big and go...

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Behind the Scenes: Interview with Celebrity’s Captain Kate McCue

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