What People REALLY Wear on Formal Night

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The cruise lines would like to have us believe that this is how everyone dresses on formal night. However, if you have gone on at least one cruise on any of the larger commercial lines, you know that formal night isn’t that formal any longer. Let’s look at what people really wear on formal night!

What People REALLY Wear on Formal Night: Does going on a cruise mean packing an evening gown and diamonds? See what average cruisers really wear on a cruise ship elegant or formal evening and learn the dress codes for cruise lines before you set sail.  #cruise #cruising #travel #vacation #formal #formalnight
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Three Tips for Packing Lighter for Your Cruise

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Ever had to pay an overweight fee for your suitcase at the airport? I have! In fact, I have always been an over-packer but managed to just skirt the line until we started to cruise. Between formal night, excursion gear, and your must-haves for keeping your stateroom more organized; it’s no wonder it’s easy to overpack when cruising! So, how has this “pack rat” not paid an overweight fee since 2015 in spite of flying more than 20 times since? Allow me to share my three tips for packing lighter for your cruise!

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What To Pack For A Cruise With Kids

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It's officially summer in the northern¬†hemisphere and Royal Caribbean just launched a great FAQ video about packing for a cruise with kids. And, if you don't have kids, there are…

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Cruise Formal Night Dresses for Under $100!

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I am an unabashed bargain hunter, but I also love a glamorous dress! Consequently, I am excited to share my tips for finding a gorgeous cruise formal night dress for under $100!

There are many places you can find quality on a budget, but it requires work. I’ve scoured discount stores, sale racks of department stores, and even catalogs. I’ve even gone the eBay route which is a little hit and miss. If you go that route, you ideally know the brand, are positive the dress is flawless, and the seller has a solid return policy in case it doesn’t work for you. Also, I want to see photos of the actual dress, not the one they found online from the original retailer.

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Should You Go on a Cruise?

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Since I am a cruise lover, you might imagine I’d enthusiastically recommend cruising to everyone. However, as much as we love to go on cruises, cruising is not for everyone. So, should you go on a cruise? Answer these three questions and find out!

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