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11 Day Alaska Cruise Review - Princess Cruise Review By a California Mom

Posted by San Luis Obispo Mom on Thursday, June 27, 2024, In : Cruise Review 
Alaska Cruise Review

We went on a summer vacation to Alaska and Canada by a going on a cruise ship on the Crown Princess Cruise Ship that traveled from San Francisco Pier between June 17 - June 28, 2024. It stopped at 5 different ports; 4 of them in Alaska and one in Canada.

Crown Princess Cruise Ship Pictures

It was a wonderful way to travel for our family without having to hop on a plane since San Francisco is just usually only a 4 hour drive from San Luis Obispo (county that I live in) on a smooth traffic day.

Port of San Francisco Sign Picture

This was my 6th cruise vacation wi...

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Pros and Cons for Royal Caribbean and Carnival Cruises

Posted by San Luis Obispo Mom on Sunday, August 6, 2023, In : Cruise Review 
Comparison Between Royal Caribbean and Carnival CruisesCarnival Cruise is Sometimes Better than Royal Caribbean

I've been on 5 different cruises on 5 different cruise ships so far. Three of them were on Royal Caribbean Cruises, 1 was a Disney Cruise and 1 was a Carnival Cruise. Two of the more popular ones to the general public are Royal Caribbean and Carnival Cruises. Now that I've been on both of them, I can do a comparison between the two of them. There are definitely notable differences between the two and some similarities as well! I've created two Pro and Cons tables that mentions the positives a...

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3 Days Baja Mexico Carnival Radiance Cruise From Long Beach (Los Angeles) Review

Posted by San Luis Obispo Mom on Saturday, July 15, 2023, In : Cruise Review 
Carnival Radiance Review

Carnival Cruise Waitlist and Phone Reservation Experience

We were on a last minute plan to go on a cruise earlier this month. There were no rates available left for the 3 Day Carnival Cruise that leaves from Los Angeles (Long Beach, specifically), California within our vacation time frame so my husband decided to call Carnival to see if we could be put on a waitlist. After leaving his contact information, all that we could do was wish for the best and continuously search online every 30 minut...
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Royal Caribbean Family Cruise Review | Navigator of the Seas

Posted by San Luis Obispo Mom on Saturday, July 9, 2022, In : Cruise Review 
Navigator of the Seas Family Cruise Review
We went on a family cruise vacation on Navigator of the Seas Ship through Royal Caribbean. It was a 4 night cruise with 2 stops: Catalina Island and Ensenada, Mexico. The port was at Los Angeles so we drove a few hours from San Luis Obispo to Los Angeles and then got on the ship from there. Even though there were some mishaps in the beginning, I ended up having a splendid time on this cruise!

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San Luis Obispo Mom Originally from San Diego, California, I'm a San Diego State University alumna, veteran's wife and mom of two kids who were born two years apart. After living on the East Coast for 6 years, we now reside in San Luis Obispo County and here, the exploration continues.
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