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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 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...

Symphony of the Seas Tips for Planning a Cruise

15 Symphony of the Seas Tips for Planning the Perfect Cruise

Our Symphony of the Seas tips for planning the perfect cruise will help your family make the most of your time onboard this record-breaking ship!     read more...

Norwegian Bliss Specialty Dining Package Review

Our Norwegian Bliss Specialty Dining Package Review breaks down all the details and analyzes the pros and cons of these popular plans.     read more...

Everything You Need to Know About Sky Pad

Everything You Need to Know About the Sky Pad on Mariner of the Seas

We just returned from a 3-day weekend cruise on the newly amplified Mariner of the Seas during which we were able to test out all of the new features. Amo     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...

15 Norwegian Bliss Tips for Planning a Cruise

15 Norwegian Bliss Tips for Planning Your Cruise

Norwegian Cruise Line's newest and largest ship is now sailing from Seattle, WA! The ship will continue to offer cruises to Alaska through the summer season     read more...

Mariner of the Seas 3 Day Cruise Compass Bahamas

We know you like to plan ahead, so before you set sail, know what is happening onboard your ship. To help the like-minded overboard cruise planners among us     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...

Top Things to Do on Celebrity Eclipse

Top Things to Do on Celebrity Eclipse

Are you considering a cruise on Celebrity Eclipse? Celebrity Eclipse, part of the Celebrity Cruises' Solstice-class, embodies "modern luxury". If you are a     read more...

What is Included in a Celebrity Cruise

What is Included in a Celebrity Cruise?

For one set fare, a cruise vacation enables travelers to see multiple destinations while enjoying most of the onboard amenities. Although, what is included     read more...

Norwegian Epic Specialty Dining Package

Guide to Norwegian Epic Specialty Dining Package

Norwegian Cruise Line is known for its "Freestyle Dining". This means you can dine at any restaurant you want on any night of the cruise. As part of this ap     read more...

Norwegian Epic Entertainment Guide

One of Norwegian Cruise Line’s biggest ships, Norwegian Epic delivers plenty of nightly entertainment to please the entire family. With so much entertainm     read more...

Top Things to Do on Norwegian Epic

Are you sailing on Norwegian Epic? If so, make sure to check off this list of the Top Things to Do on Norwegian Epic for an unforgettable cruise vacation. F     read more...

Top Reasons to Take a Short Bahamas Cruise

Top Reasons to Take a Short Bahamas Cruise

Sometimes you need to get away, but you might not have enough time or cash for a full week’s vacation. Luckily, several cruise companies offer travelers a     read more...

Best Bermuda Cruises 2018

Best Bermuda Cruises 2018

Are you considering a trip to Bermuda this summer? If so, you will want to have a look at our list of Best Bermuda Cruises 2018. From brand new ships and in     read more...

Things You Can Only Find on Royal Caribbean International Ships

Top Things You Can Only Find on Royal Caribbean International Ships

Royal Caribbean International is one of the most popular cruise lines. With loyal fans and some of the most innovative ships, there are plenty of great reas     read more...

Cheapest Times of Year to Go on a Cruise

Cheapest Times of Year to Go on a Cruise

Avid cruisers are always looking for the best ways to save money on a cruise. The more money you save, the more you can cruise. If you are lucky enough to h     read more...

Easy Ways to Save $100 or More on Your Next Cruise

7 Easy Ways to Save $100 or More on Your Next Cruise

Everyone loves to save money on a cruise. Like many cruisers, we are always looking for ways to maximize our vacation dollars. With school vacation around t     read more...

7 Ways to Avoid Seasickness on a Cruise

7 Ways to Avoid Seasickness on a Cruise

Seasickness is one of the most common concerns of those considering a cruise vacation. While neither one of us has ever had adverse effects from being on a     read more...

Tips for a Stress Free Cruise Disembarkation

7 Tips for a Stress Free Cruise Disembarkation

No one likes when a cruise is about to end. The dreaded last morning of your cruise is probably the worst day of your vacation, but unfortunately, you will     read more...

Top Things YOu Can Only Find on Norwegian Cruise Line

Things You Can Only Find on Norwegian Cruise Line

Norwegian Cruise Line has seen some rapid growth in the last couple of years, now ranking among the top cruise lines for families and couples.The Princess a     read more...

Top 10 Cruise Myths Debunked

Top 10 Cruise Myths Debunked

Frequent cruisers have heard them all. Those pesky little fibs that spread throughout social media. Yes, we are talking about cruise myths. When you tell so     read more...

Best Cruises to Ireland 2018

Best Cruises to Ireland 2018

Over the recent years, more mainstream cruise lines have been adding Ireland to their itineraries, with some even departing from Dublin. With plenty of hist     read more...

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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...

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  • 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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