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Informative Cruise Sites & Message Boards

Best Blogs at Sea - A “one-stop shop” for the latest news and information on the distinctly different cruise lines that make up the Carnival Corp family of brands.

Beyond Ships - All about cruise ships, with profiles, photo tours, and more.

Cruise @ddicts - Feed your cruising addiction with a dose of cruise reviews, photo galleries, chat, and message boards.

Cruise Gourmet - What's for dinner? Cruise Gourmet cooks up some of the best food afloat and ashore. Meet the chefs and create your own culinary masterpieces with their gourmet recipes for successful dining.

Cruise Line Profiles - A Cruise Diva exclusive feature.

Cruise News Daily - Get the latest cruise industry news delivered to your e-mailbox every day. Read the headlines online and subscribe now!

Cruise News Resources Blog - Stay up-to-date with news, promotions, and other information relevant to cruising, by Amber Blecker, ACC, Cruises Inc. - This site is for cruise reviews only.

Cruise Tip Calculator - Take the confusion out of gratuities with the automated guide to cruise ship tips.

Cruise Week News - Newsletter with the latest breaking cruise industry news, delivered via fax or e-mail.

Cruising From New York - Anne Campbell shares the best of New York City and all you need to know if your cruise embarks in Manhattan, Brooklyn, or Cape Liberty (New Jersey).

CruzUnlimited - Want to use the same travel agent as Dick Clark, Michael Keaton, Johnny Depp, and Bruce Paltrow? Janice Fishbein specializes in Oceania and Radisson Seven Seas cruises. Put her experience to work for you.

Fear of Flying Help Course - Created by Captain Stacey Chance, this free online course can help overcome your apprehension about flying. 

Kroooz-Cams - The number one website for cruise ship and port web cams.

Luxury Cruise Bible - Your source for unbiased, luxury cruise reviews.

Margaritaville - Okay, it's not about cruising, but you just have to love Jimmy Buffett. It's the Official spot for Parrotheads.

My Cruise News - Cruise industry news from around the world.

Oceana & Azamara Cruisers Message Board - A forum to discuss Oceana Cruises, but not to the exclusion of other cruise lines that might offer the itineraries and features enjoyed by members when they sailed on the former Renaissance R-Class vessels. (Formerly the "Ren-egades Message Board")

Ocean & Cruise News - Monthly publication of the World Ocean & Cruise Liner Society that contains a wealth of information. Subscribe for access to the "members only" portion of their site or enjoy articles by William Miller and useful links. 

Ship Parade - It just doesn't get any better than this!  Bart de Boer's wonderful review and photos all in one place and so beautifully presented.

Shore Tours is your one-stop cruiser source for tours and activities. - Committed to finding and offering the very best values afloat for single or solo cruise passengers.

Skyscraper Tours
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Small Ship Cruises - The biggest website on the Internet with info on small ships and worldwide cruises.\ - Online cruise community with a message board and reviews.

World's Leading Cruise Lines - Offering six unique cruising experiences, plan the perfect cruise vacation by selecting from the family of brands that includes Carnival Cruise Lines, Costa Cruises, Cunard Line, Holland America Line, Princess Cruises, and the Yachts of Seabourn.

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