Daily Archives: October 17, 2018

Thinking of Cruising? Go Carnival!

Stepping out of your car at the departure port is only the beginning. If you’ve never cruised before, get ready for a vacation of a lifetime. The excitement that builds up before you step onto the cruise ship is not as big as the excitement you get once you actually start your adventure at sea.

Carnival Cruise Line definitely does a good job with keeping their guests happy and satisfied throughout the trip. The second you board the ship and place your belongings into your cabins, you’re constantly greeted with warm and friendly smiles from every employee on board. If you’re in need of something at any point in time, whether day or night, an employee will always be there to help you. Before the ship departs, everyone on board meets up in the theatre and goes over a safety briefing. This lets everyone know that they will not have to worry about their safety or anyone else’s safety while embarking on the journey at sea.

One of the best things about cruising with Carnival Cruise Line is there is always something to do. Whether it be early in the morning, middle of the day, or late at night. You may just be looking forward to getting to the ports of call, but its not just the destinations you’re traveling to that are worth getting excited for, the days at sea are spectacular also. There are activities for all ages day and night, and tons of entertainment which you really get to experience during those days at sea. I mean, some crazy hilarious entertainment such as dance offs and harry chest competitions. The activities that happen on board bring families and friends together and even help you make friends as well, that you could potentially keep in touch with for …

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A Checklist for Packing Your Luggage for a Business Trip

It never fails that when my adult son travels with me he forgings something. Because of this I always pack an extra tube of toothpaste just knowing that he will show up at my hotel door to see if he could borrow some of mine.

Airlines are becoming more restrictive about the weight and number of bags that you can bring with you so it is important not to over-pack. At the same time, however, you really want to make sure that you have the basics so you will not have to waste time shopping for necessary items.

Perhaps you might find it easier to print a list of the things you usually take with you when you do your business travel rather than try to remember everything before each trip. You can store the list in your suitcase so you have it ready when you begin the packing. Following is an example of what your list might look like:

1. Toothpaste, brush and floss

2. Deodorant and scent

3. Makeup / Shaving toilets

4. Brush or comb and hair products

5. Medications

6. Plastic bag (for dirty laundry)

7. Socks and underwear (one set for each day of the trip)

8. Miniature sewing kit

9. Swimming suit, coverup, pool shoes, hat, suntan lotion and sunglasses (optional)

10. Coordinated clothing that you can mix and match (both business and casual)

11. Sleepwear / Light Housecoat

12. Chords for cellphone and laptop

13. Extra business cards / brochures

14. Reading material / book

15. Seasonal coat or wrap

16. Shoes inserted into plastic bags (to protect the clothing from dirt)

17. Carry on bag with flight, hotel and workshop / meeting information, writing paper, highlighters, post-it notes, phone and laptop

18 Passport and airline tickets

You can add or customize the …

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