Alaska

Top Places to Cruise to in 2019

The 7 Top Places to Visit on a Cruise in 2019

Wave season is right around the corner, so it is time to start thinking about all of the great places that you can visit next year on a cruise. While we hav     read more...

A Local's 24 Hour Foodie Guide to Seattle

A Local’s 24 Hour Foodie Guide to Seattle

In this week's guest post, Linda, a Seattle local and foodie, gives you her recommendations for the best food and drink spots to enjoy during your pre-cruis     read more...

Why We Are Excited to Sail to Alaska o Norwegian Bliss

Why We Are Excited to Cruise to Alaska on Norwegian Bliss

We last cruised to Alaska in 2014 on Celebrity Solstice for our 5th wedding anniversary. It was a memorable trip, and we knew we would return to the regio     read more...

The Maxwell Hotel Seattle Review

The Maxwell Hotel Seattle Review

Nestled not far from the city's major attractions, the hotel welcomes guests in a quiet neighborhood with colorful accommodations and several benefits that     read more...

Top 10 Things to Pack for an Alaskan Cruise When Going Ashore

If you are gearing up for an Alaskan cruise, you will want to ensure that you bring all the essentials for an unforgettable voyage. Unlike tropical cruises     read more...

Best Hotels Near the Seattle Cruise Port

One of the central launching points for Alaska cruises, Seattle, WA is a vibrant and hip city. This contemporary metropolis is home to some of the Pacific N     read more...

Top Alaska Cruises 2018

Top Alaska Cruises in 2018

With wave season around the corner, there is no better time than now to start planning your 2018 cruise vacations. If you are looking to venture beyond the     read more...

Top 8 Places to Visit on a Cruise in 2018

Top 8 Places to Visit on a Cruise in 2018

With wave season right around the corner, it is time to think about all of the great places you can visit next year on a cruise. While we have our plans alr     read more...

Cruise News May 28, 2017

Cruise News May 28, 2017

It is the unofficial start of summer this weekend. Hopefully, you have some Memorial Day plans that include grills, sun, beach, and fun. Bonus points to tho     read more...

Top 15 Alaska Cruise Tips

Top 15 Alaska Cruise Tips Every Cruiser Needs to Know

So, you have decided to take your first cruise to Alaska. Congrats! You are going to have a truly unforgettable vacation. Even if you have sailed the Caribb     read more...

Cruise News May 14, 2017

Cruise News May 14, 2017

A very happy Mother's Day to all the moms out there celebrating their special day. Hopefully, some of you are celebrating onboard a cruise ship. If not, per     read more...

What to Expect on an Alaskan Cruise

What to Expect on an Alaskan Cruise

Wondering what it is like to cruise to Alaska? Whether you have plans to travel way up north this season or you are starting to plan for next year, be warne     read more...

10 Photos that Will Inspire You to Take an Alaskan Cruise

10 Photos that Will Inspire You to Take an Alaskan Cruise

From majestic landscapes, unique history and culture, wildlife, and more, see our top 10 photos that will inspire you to take an Alaskan cruise. After viewi     read more...

Why You Should Take a Ruby Princess Cruise to Alaska

Why You Should Take a Ruby Princess Cruise to Alaska

If you are planning a cruise to Alaska for the 2017 cruise season, you will want to check out our latest guest post from cruise enthusiasts Steven and Patri     read more...

Cruise News November 27

Cruise News November 27, 2016

Did you have your fill of turkey dinner this past week? Well, it is time to fill up on the latest cruise updates with our Thanksgiving edition of cruise new     read more...

Cruise News October 16 2016

Cruise News October 16, 2016

This week's edition of cruise news is packed with the latest updates from around the world. Brand new cruise terminal plans, secret Viking Cruises' plans, a     read more...

Cruise News August 14

Cruise News August 14, 2016

Our newest edition of cruise news is out! While not exactly a busy week in travel news, we have the latest developments from Carnival Cruise Line and update     read more...

Top Things to Do in Victoria, British Columbia on a Cruise

Top Things to Do in Victoria, British Columbia on a Cruise

During an Alaskan cruise, many cruise ships make a pit stop in Canada at the picturesque city of Victoria, British Columbia. While you may not be in Alaska,     read more...

Top Things to do in Ketchikan Alaska

Top Things to Do in Ketchikan, Alaska on a Cruise

Ketchikan, known as Alaska's First City and the "Salmon Capital of the World", is a popular port of call on most Alaskan cruises. From a flight in a seapla     read more...

Top Things to Do Skagway, Alaska

Top Things to Do in Skagway, Alaska on a Cruise

When you head up north to Alaska, your cruise ship is sure to stop in the historic town of Skagway. Made famous by the 1898 gold rush, Skagway is now largel     read more...

Top Things to Do in Juneau Alaska

Top Things to Do in Juneau, Alaska on a Cruise

Juneau, the current capital city of Alaska, is known for its rich history, culture, and landscapes. This popular port of call has lots to offer cruisers and     read more...

Best Alaskan Cruises

Best Alaskan Cruises Guide

Planning an Alaskan cruise? We give you our picks for the 10 best Alaskan cruises from the most popular cruise lines and ships sailing in this region. Wheth     read more...

How Much Are Alaskan Cruises

How Much Are Alaskan Cruises?

Planning an Alaskan cruise can be a bit overwhelming. Unlike some other vacations, your trip to Alaska truly will be a unique adventure. As you begin to pla     read more...

Best Time of Year to Go on an Alaskan Cruise

Best Time of Year to Go on an Alaskan Cruise

There is a lot to consider when planning a cruise to Alaska. Often, one of the first questions asked is “When is the best time of year to go on an Alaskan     read more...

About the Author

DB & The Princess

Welcome Aboard! We are Don and Heidi, the husband and wife travel team behind EatSleepCruise.com. We took our first cruise vacation together 10 years ago and have been hooked ever since. Follow along as we share our travel tips, cruise reviews, information on ports of call, and the latest cruise news to help you plan the ultimate cruise vacation. Are you ready to embark on your journey to “sea the world, one port at a time”? Read More...

  • Who’s cruising into the weekend on a cruise? We are missing @royalcaribbean #SymphonyoftheSeas and the warm #Miami weather right about now! #WeekendVibes #WeekendGoals #Saturday #SailAway
  • Thanks to @norwegiancruiseline for inviting us to the #NorwegianEncore keel laying ceremony today! It was a privilege to be part of history in the making. We can’t wait for the ship to set sail in November 2019. Among the many innovative features, Norwegian Encore will be home to the Tony Award winning hit Kinky Boots, the largest race track at sea with turns that hang over the edge of the ship, a virtual reality enhanced laser tag arena, the  galaxy pavilion full of virtual reality and immersive experiences, and favorites from Norwegian Bliss including Happy Hour Prohibition and the Ocean Loop waterslide. #CruiseNorwegian
  • The keel laying ceremony for @norwegiancruiseline #NorwegianEncore included a surprise performance by Kinky Boots! This Tony Award winning act will debut as a headliner act on the ship! #CruiseNorwegian
  • I’ve got my hard hat and ready for the keel laying of @norwegiancruiseline #NorwegianEncore! 🎉 #CruiseNorwegian
  • We are thrilled to announce that DB will be at the Meyer Werft shipyard in Papenburg, Germany tomorrow for the keel laying of @norwegiancruiseline #NorwegianEncore!!! Be sure to follow along with our Instagram stories and stay tuned for the latest reveals on this new ship hitting the seas in Fall 2019. #CruiseNorwegian
  • Another beautiful #sunset at sea! It’s always so hard to go back to reality... 😫 How do you cure post cruise depression...with #BlackFriday and #CyberMonday deals of course! 🤣
  • I’m the “Princess” of the world! #FriYAY #FridayFeeling 👸🏻👑
  • Somewhere over the rainbow skies are blue... @royalcaribbean #SymphonyoftheSeas is docked in Nassau, #Bahamas today 🌈 #FridayFeeling #FabulousFriday
  • Sea days are the best days! Don’t you agree? #seastheday #wakeview

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