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Top Things to Do on Symphony of the Seas

Top Things to Do on Symphony of the Seas

After just returning from a cruise on Royal Caribbean's newest mega-ship, we have come up with our list of the Top Things to Do on Symphony of the Seas. Whe     read more...

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...

Top Cruise Ships of 2019

Top Cruise Ships for 2019

Can you believe that 2019 is right around the corner? If you are like us, then you are probably already planning cruises for the upcoming year. To help with     read more...

5 Things to Love About Norwegian Encore Feature

Five Things to Love about the New Norwegian Encore

Norwegian Cruise Line's newest mega-ship, Norwegian Encore, keel laying ceremony occurred just yesterday. We were lucky enough to be invited to this event a     read more...

Symphony of the Seas Ship Scorecard

Symphony of the Seas Ship Scorecard

We are back from a trip on the world's largest cruise ship and share what we liked, loved, and would improve in this Symphony of the Seas ship scorecard!     read more...

Why We Are Excited to Sail on Symphony of the Seas

Why We Are Excited to Sail on Symphony of the Seas

We are gearing up for yet another cruise this year. This time, the Princess and I are heading down to Miami for Symphony of the Seas. Of course, we are very     read more...

Norwegian Bliss Happy Hour Prohibition – The Musical

We have the latest look at the hottest show on NCL's new ship in our exclusive Norwegian Bliss Happy Hour Prohibition - The Musical review.     read more...

Norwegian Bliss Balcony Stateroom Review

Our Norwegian Bliss Balcony Stateroom review shares all of the details and specifications for this popular cabin category to help you plan your next cruise.     read more...

10 Essential Tips for Planning a Holiday Cruise

If you are thinking of cruising during the upcoming holiday season, we have 10 essential tips for planning a holiday cruise.     read more...

Playmakers Sports Bar Review from Mariner of the Seas

Review: Playmakers Sports Bar and Arcade on Mariner of the Seas

We are back from a recent cruise and have our honest review of the new Playmakers Sports Bar and Arcade on the newly amplified Mariner of the Seas.     read more...

Norwegian Bliss Entertainment Guide

Norwegian Cruise Line's biggest ship to date, Norwegian Bliss, delivers plenty of onboard activities for cruisers of all ages. In fact, there is so much to     read more...

Norwegian Bliss Cruise Secrets

After spending over a year planning our Norwegian Bliss cruise, the seven days spent onboard this beautiful new vessel have already come and gone. Exploring     read more...

6 Reasons Mariner of the Seas is the Best Short Cruise

6 Reasons Mariner of the Seas is the Best Short Cruise

After sailing on Mariner of the Seas for a quick splash and dash, we were in love. In fact, we argue that it might be the best ship offering cruises to "wee     read more...

Everything We Know About Celebrity Edge

Complete Guide to Everything We Know About Celebrity Edge

Celebrity Cruises' newest ship, Celebrity Edge, will be arriving later this year. After the line’s latest reveal, we now know quite a bit about this groun     read more...

Norwegian Bliss Ship Scorecard Review

Norwegian Bliss Ship Scorecard Review

Norwegian Bliss is the largest cruise ship sailing from Seattle, WA offering 7-night round-trip Alaska cruises. The ship will also be heading to Miami, FL f     read more...

Norwegian Bliss Mini Suite Review

Norwegian Bliss Mini-Suite Review

Every cruise line offers various stateroom categories available for booking. For our recent Norwegian Bliss Inaugural Cruise, we were fortunate to have a Mi     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...

Why you need to sail on Norwegian Joy in 2019

Why You Should Sail on Norwegian Joy in 2019

Norwegian Cruise Line is moving one of its largest ships to the West Coast. The company just announced that Norwegian Joy would be leaving the Asian market.     read more...

Top Things to Do on Mariner of the Seas

Top Things to Do on Mariner of the Seas 2018

Mariner of the Seas, one of Royal Caribbean’s Voyager-class ships, has recently undergone a $120 million refurbishment to add new thrills and chills. With     read more...

Mariner of the Seas Ship Scorecard Review

Mariner of the Seas Ship Scorecard

Mariner of the Seas has just undergone a multi-million dollar refurbishment as part of Royal Caribbean International's amplified program. So, the Princess w     read more...

Why We Are Excited to Sail on Mariner of the Seas

Why We Are Excited to Sail on Mariner of the Seas

That's right, we managed to squeeze in another cruise this summer! Somehow, the Princess convinced me to book this 3-day getaway on Royal Caribbean's Marine     read more...

8 Reasons to Cruise on MSC Seaside

8 Reasons Your Next Caribbean Cruise Should Be on MSC Seaside

Fellow cruisers, Steven and Patricia from Ramble On Travel, recently returned from a cruise onboard the new mega-ship MSC Seaside and wanted to share their     read more...

Celebrity Eclipse Balcony Cabin Review

Celebrity Eclipse Balcony Stateroom Review

Deciding which stateroom category to pick for your next cruise can be quite a challenge. With the different options, promotions, and individual preferences,     read more...

Our Ideal Celebrity Cruises' Cruise Itinerary

Our Ideal Celebrity Cruises’ Caribbean Itinerary

Building our dream Celebrity Cruises' Caribbean itinerary is like letting a kid go wild in a candy store. The Caribbean offers so many great ports of call t     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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