Packing

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...

Caribbean Cruise Packing Guide

Complete Caribbean Cruise Packing Guide

If you are taking a Caribbean cruise, you might be wondering what you should pack. From toiletries, to outfits, and everything in between, we detail what we     read more...

Top 7 Space Saving Hacks for Your Cruise Cabin

Top 7 Space Saving Hacks for Your Cruise Cabin

The one reality that all cruisers know is that cruise cabins can be small, especially if you opt for the more economically priced rooms. How will you surviv     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...

20 Essential Items to Pack for a Caribbean Cruise

20 Essential Items to Pack for a Caribbean Cruise

So, you’re packing for your upcoming cruise vacation. You’ve made your packing list and checked it twice, but you are still worried you may have forgott     read more...

Top 25 Cruise Gift Ideas 2018

Top 25 Cruise Gift Ideas 2018

Do you need to get that special cruiser in your life a gift? Whether it is a birthday, anniversary, or another special occasion, don't worry about finding t     read more...

Top 20 Cruise Gifts for 2015

Top Cruise Gifts for 2015

It’s that time of year, Christmas is here. Santa is making his list and checking it twice. So, have you been naughty or nice? Let’s hope you’ve been g     read more...

Top Cruise Gadgets

10 Top Cruise Gadgets for 2015: Technology Edition

Yes, we know you love to cruise to unwind and escape from the world. But let's be honest, today's cruisers do still like to stay somewhat connected. I mean,     read more...

What to Pack on an Alaskan Cruise

What to Pack for an Alaskan Cruise – 2018 Edition

So you’ve been on many cruises before and think you have mastered packing. So did we! But, packing for an Alaskan cruise is very different than packing fo     read more...

10 Essential Items You Need When Packing for an Alaska Cruise

Packing for an Alaskan Cruise? The Ten Essential Items You Need!

If you are a seasoned cruiser then packing for a Caribbean cruise is probably a breeze, but Alaskan cruises are not your typical cruises. Packing for an Ala     read more...

Holiday Shopping Guide: The 2014 Cruise Gifts Wish List

It’s that time of year, Christmas is here. Santa is making his list and checking it twice. Have you been naughty or nice? Let’s hope you’ve been good     read more...

12 Essential Items to Bring Ashore at Your Next Caribbean Port of Call

UPDATED 2017 – 12 Essential Items to Bring Ashore at Your Next Caribbean Port of Call

You have spent months researching and planning your upcoming cruise vacation, including what you will do at each port of call. Whether you have pre-booked a     read more...

Top 12 Household Items to Pack for a Cruise

UPDATED 2018 – 12 Household Items You Need to Pack for a Cruise

You’ve spent hours packing for your upcoming vacation. You have made a list and checked it twice. The suitcases are all weighing in under 50lbs. GREAT! Bu     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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  • 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
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  • 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
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