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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...

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...

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...

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 Instagram Worthy Photos to Take in Dublin, Ireland

Top Instagram Worthy Photos to Take in Dublin, Ireland

Whether you are visiting Dublin, Ireland on a cruise or spending a few days in the city before departing from the Dublin Cruise port, you will want to get o     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...

Top 10 Things to Do When It Rains on a Cruise

10 Things to Do When It Rains on a Cruise

Most people go on a cruise to enjoy the warm and sunny weather. So, what happens when Mother Nature does not agree with your plans? Even if the sun is not s     read more...

Top 10 Signs You Are Addicted to Royal Caribbean International Feature

Top 10 Signs You Are Addicted to Royal Caribbean

It slowly creeps up on you without knowing. Once you realize you are afflicted, it is already too late. You are a cruise addict. It started off with a cruis     read more...

Top 20 Christmas Gifts for Cruisers 2018

Top 20 Christmas Gifts For Frequent Cruisers 2018 Edition

See what made our editors' list of the top 20 Christmas gifts for frequent cruisers this year. Find that perfect gift for the traveler on your list.     read more...

Cruisers Give Thanks 2017

With another year coming to a close, we want to take this time to reflect on all of the things we are thankful for this year in the world of cruising. 2017     read more...

10 Photo To Take On a Cuba Cruise

Top 10 Photos to Take on a Cuba Cruise

If you are getting ready for your first cruise to Cuba, then you are in for a real eye-opening experience. Our two days spent touring this port of call onbo     read more...

7 Best Cruise Ship Parties at Sea

The 7 Best Cruise Ship Parties at Sea

Happy Fourth of July! Here in the U.S., July 4th is a day to celebrate with parades, cookouts, and fireworks. Sounds a little bit like a cruise, doesn't it?     read more...

Addicted to Norwegian Cruise Line

Are You Addicted to Norwegian Cruise Line?

Let's face it, you might have a problem. It sneaks up on most of us without warning. It's a cruise addiction. Luckily, there is a simple cure…another crui     read more...

5 Places to Celebrate Cinco de Mayo on a Cruise Ship

5 Places to Celebrate Cinco de Mayo on a Cruise Ship

Does this Cinco de Mayo have you dreaming of a lovely Mexican Rivera cruise or a Western Caribbean cruise hitting the east coast of Mexico? There is probabl     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...

Spring Break Cruises

Our Favorite Spring Break Cruises 2018

Spring Break cruises aren’t just for college kids. Couples and families can also find great vacation options in March. Hey, we are sailing on Norwegian Ge     read more...

Most Romantic Places to Visit on a Cruise

5 Most Romantic Places to Visit on a Cruise

While we believe all holidays are better on a cruise, who could argue that there is nothing more romantic than the gentle breeze as you traverse the corners     read more...

Top Activities for Adventure Seekers on Harmony of the Seas

Top Activities for Adventure Seekers on Harmony of the Seas

Royal Caribbean’s newest ship to date, Harmony of the Seas, offers an abundance of activities for all types of cruisers. If you love adventure and trying     read more...

Sailing on Harmony of the Seas

Why We’re Excited about Sailing on Harmony of the Seas

Our first cruise of the year could not come soon enough. In all fairness, it is only the first week of 2017, but we have been preparing for well over a year     read more...

new years cruise resolution

What Are Your New Year’s Cruise Resolutions?

Get committed to cruising more, trying something new, or visiting a different destination in 2017. In our first annual New Year's Cruise Resolutions, the Pr     read more...

Our Favorite Coffee Shops on a Cruise

Our Five Favorite Coffee Shops on a Cruise

Late nights and early mornings mean that the Princess and I need our regular doses of coffee while on vacation. After more than a dozen sailings, we have sa     read more...

Top 12 Ways to Stay Active on Oasis of the Seas

Top 12 Ways to Stay Active on Oasis of the Seas

Oasis of the Seas, along with sister ships Allure of the Seas and Harmony of the Seas, are in a class all of their own. Not only are they the largest ships     read more...

Cruisers Give Thanks 2016 Edition

Cruisers Give Thanks 2016 Edition

This past year has been filled with plenty of welcomed developments that make traveling via cruise ship more delicious, more luxurious, and even more advent     read more...

Foods that taste better on a cruise

10 Foods that Taste Better on a Cruise

Food, it's what's on the menu on a cruise. From gourmet to quick serve and everything in between, you can't escape food on vacation. When we sail, there are     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...

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  • What’s your favorite piece of art on a cruise ship? This deer in Central Park on #SymphonyoftheSeas would make a nice Christmas decoration for our yard...just sayin’ 🤣
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  • Who doesn’t love an empty pool on the world’s largest cruise ship in the world? @royalcaribbean #SymphonyoftheSeas #TravelTuesday
  • We are docked in the beautiful port of Costa Maya today on @royalcaribbean #SymphonyoftheSeas 😁#TravelTuesday #funinthesun #Mexico
  • Have you ever seen a better looking Solarium than the one on @royalcaribbean #SymphonyoftheSeas? #art #pretty #colorful
  • #SymphonyoftheSeas is docked in #Roatan today 🐒 What’s your favorite thing to do on the island? #MondayMotivation
  • I spy @royalcaribbean #SymphonyoftheSeas docked in #Roatan today! #MondayMotivation
  • Cruising on @royalcaribbean #SymphonyoftheSeas is a walk in the park...quite literally! Central Park is one of the many neighborhoods that you will find on this largest cruise ship in the world 🌳🌿🌲#greenspace #greenscape #tranquility #SundayNight

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