Aboard  Celebrity Edge: a much-anticipated cruise ship

Aboard Celebrity Edge: a much-anticipated cruise ship

By Eileen Ogintz Tribune Content Agency Want to play with purpose? Step aboard the new Celebrity Edge, four years in the making and set to take its maiden voyage on Dec. 9. I was able to get a sneak peek recently on a two-day trip from Port Everglades to Nassau....
Cruises Returning for Summer 2021

Cruises Returning for Summer 2021

The US cruise industry is moving quickly to resume sailings with a flurry of announcements that some cruises to Alaska will resume in mid-Summer from Seattle, without any port stops in Canada.   One of the first US cruises will be the Celebrity Edge, leaving...
Taking the Kids Annual Family Cruise Guide

Taking the Kids Annual Family Cruise Guide

Updated August 5, 2021. Our annual cruise guide will be updated with more information for 2021 and beyond as more information on a resumption of sailings is made available. The cruise industry is coming back—finally. But it’s certainly different with ships operating...
On a cruise in Greece in the pandemic

On a cruise in Greece in the pandemic

By Eileen Ogintz Tribune Content Agency Talk about piling on vacation stress. How about traveling abroad during a pandemic, and then boarding a cruise ship, perhaps for the first time? “We’re vaccinated. We didn’t have reason to be nervous, but I was anxious,” said...
Apex- DAY 7 FAKE MEATBALLS?

Apex- DAY 7 FAKE MEATBALLS?

By Eileen Ogintz ABOARD THE CELEBRITY APEX, Aegean Sea — Back in the day, before Santorini was a world-wide tourist destination drawing millions every summer anxious to see the blue domed churches and white houses in Oia Village, the black-sand beaches and the...