Southampton Monday April 29, 2019 So I paid about $100 USD extra to cruise out of Southampton and not out of Hamburg. It was 100% worth it. I decided to drive in a day early because I always worry about what if there's road delays, the train had us switching THREE times which seemed like … Continue reading Southampton is so convenient!
So here's the cruise we just did as a reminder. MSC Preziosa, 15 nights out of Southampton April 30, 2019. So I got off the cruise last week and have slowly been getting back into regular life things. I had planned on blogging along the way on some of my down town (because let's face … Continue reading Is 15 nights too many?
I'm currently in the middle of the chaos that packing myself and two kids on a 16 night trip with varying weather brings. We leave Monday for a night in Southampton and then to join our cruise on Tuesday for 15 night. (Have I mentioned the best part of cruising is going new places and … Continue reading Packing Cubes- The Travel Item I Never Knew I was Missing
We got an awesome deal on the MSC Preziosa and only have 19 days left until we get onboard. I'm so excited and just got my tickets delivered to my email yesterday. This is a budget cruise, no super expensive excursions, hoping for some lazy beach days, and no drink packages this go around. Here's … Continue reading 19 days until my next cruise!
Rome land trip March 2019 MSC Magnifica Med Cruise November 2018 I see this debate come up quite often on different travel groups online and often with friends. When does it make sense to cruise and when does it make sense to just take a land vacation? For those who don't know before moving to … Continue reading Should I take a land vacation or a cruise?
I use three main things to choose what cruise line to go on. Itinerary and dates that itineraryCruiseline preferencePrice (including perks and promotions) Itinerary and dates: This is pretty self explanatory. One of the biggest hurdles is figuring out where you want to go and when. Once you have an idea of where you want … Continue reading How do I choose which cruise to go on?
So my 8 year old son is obsessed with Legoland. He would even rather go to Legoland than go to Disney which is just insane to me. When we first moved to England in July 2018 we quickly purchased Merlin Premium passes which is good for Legoland and a handful of other attractions around England. … Continue reading Just another day at Legoland Windsor
Jaunting around the world sounds like the most incredible adventure. I have been lucky enough to spend a lot of my adult life being able to travel around a lot of the United States and Europe. I love land vacations and cruising. I love beaches and mountains. I love traveling with my children, solo, with … Continue reading What does it mean to jaunt around the world?