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Royal Caribbean Cruise Line representative will be on to discuss new ships, new itineraries, new renovations, and why Royal Caribbean-Quantum of the Sea
Holland America Cruise Line representative will also be on to discuss the Holland America difference and specifically Alaska.
Amazing Jamaica is the destination of the week
Reggae Sumfest Montego Bay Jamaica and the activities of this great event will be discussed
Austin Reggae Festival recap
Winner of the roundtrip tickets to Montego Bay Jamaica and Funjets giveaway
Discount code for travel to Jamaica this summer from Funjet Vacations
Mass cruising versus small ship cruising.
River Cruising is the hot new trend
Announcement of the next ship inspecation out of Galveston, join us on this fun expedition.
Travel Tips by Shellda
Travel personalities-what travel personality are you? How this determines the destinations you'll like best.
What are the best deals when shopping while cruising? We'll discuss the best buys!
Questions of the day:How did you make the decision to cruise for the first time? If you've never cruised what is holding you back?
And much more!
Today we look at some of the Crusing's frequently asked questions. Some of the questions we will look at today will be:
Do I need a passport when I cruise?
Why do I need a Travel Agent?
Isn't cruising expensive?
How do I knwo which ship is right for me?
Won't I be board on a ship?
We want to bring the kids, but we also want time for ourselves. Are there babysitting services onboard?
Do I need travel insurance?
I have food allergies will there be food I can eat?
Do I need Visa's?
How about Vacinations, do I need them too?
World Footprints will share things that you may not know about cruising. We'll go behind the scenes to expose the dark side of cruising. We will also ask questions you should know about travel insurance.
Whether you are a first time cruiser or have sailed the seven seas for years, there are things about the cruise industry that you probably don’t know. For as much enjoyment as a cruise provides there is a dark side to cruising that generally goes unreported. Author and Saturday Evening Post contributor, Elizabeth Becker, joins us to reveal the dangers that passengers often face upon boarding.
World Footprints Travelers University will continue with an expert panel that will addresse many questions surrounding the decision to purchase travel insurance. If you’ve ever questioned the necessity of travel insurance or a medical evacuation plan, many frequently asked questions will be answered today from experts at the TravelInsuranceStore.com and MedjetAssist. You’ll also hear from a traveler who suffered severe injuries in Africa and how his care and rehabilitiation was managed through his travel insurance policy.
Our guest hosts this week is Gold Looper Tom Ray. Tom and his wife, Linda, completed the Loop on September 25, 2013. One of Tom’s favorite cruising waters is Lake Superior, and we’ll learn all about the lake today.Some of the things we will try and cover include:
The suggested route and entrance to the Lake
Time needed to adequately cover the waterways
Weather this time of Year
Places to Provision
Marinas along the way
“Must see” places to stop
Cruising is not meant to be dangerous or scary but it is; especially if you understood what really happens behind the scenes. Whether you are a first time cruiser or have sailed the seven seas for years, there are things about the cruise industry that you probably don’t know. For as much enjoyment as a cruise provides there is a dark side to cruising that generally goes unreported. Author and Saturday Evening Post contributor, Elizabeth Becker, joins us to reveal the dangers that passengers often face upon boarding.
As travelers consider the perilous possibilities on a cruise, in the sky or on the road, travel insurance becomes a paramount option. If you’ve ever questioned the necessity of travel insurance or a medical evacuation plan, many frequently asked questions will be answered from executives at the TravelInsuranceStore.com and MedjetAssist. You’ll also hear from a traveler who suffered severe injuries in Africa and how his care and rehabilitation was manageed through his travel insurance policy.
Our Guest Host this week, Capt. Bob Kunath, will give us much valuable information on cruising these two Canadian waterways. He will be discussing history, interesting stops, navigation tips, locking and more. Don't miss this one!
Mike Dickens, Harbor Host for Jacksonville, FL, will be our co-host this Friday. You know Mike well from his popular postings for AGLCA Sponsor Paradise Yachts on buying and selling a Loop boat. Mike will be talking about cruising the east cost of Florida from Miami north to Jacksonville.
Gold Looper Capt. Gene Schnagl will be joining us to talk about visiting Chicago by boat. Some of the topics we will cover are:
Special places to visit
Places to Provision
Events and Things to Do
Any Special Risks to be Aware of: Asian Carp
Don't miss this informative show!
Golld Loopers Bruce and Susand Armstrong will join us to talk about cruising the waters of sunny South Florida and the Florida Keys.
This show will include representatives from Paul Gaugin a small luxury cruise line that specializes in Tahiti, Society Islands, and other destinations in the South Pacific and Caribbean. Also we will have a rep from American Cruise lines which cruises the rivers of the United States.
We will also have a representative from Viking River Cruises the top trend in travel. Viking specializes in exotic river cruises in Europe.
We will talk about Jamaica as our destination of the week since we ran out of time last week. Reggae Sumfest, and some out of the ordinary things to do and see in Jamaica.
Of course there will be travel news, travel trends, and the top things to buy on a cruise ship.
Question of the week: Where do you get your information about where to travel?
We'll announce our next ship inspection/tour
Of course Shellda's Travel Tips and new to the show, Mitchell's Moments.
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