Carnival Cruise Lines remains one of the lesser expensive cruise lines, and perfect for a road trip. But before you embark, there are a few things you should know. We recently sailed on the Carnival Splendor, on a 7-Day Mexican Riviera sailing out of the Port of Long Beach, California. Our road trip started at […]
Cabo San Lucas
The flight attendant was handing out immigration forms as I was flying to Mexico. One of the questions: “Business or vacation?” What’s the answer for a travel writer on assignment?
Acclaimed travel journalist Howard Hian shares his favorites for couples travel.
During our recent 11-day cruise on Holland America’s Zaandam, our itinerary included six stops. It’s interesting to note that most towns in Mexico have four things in common; a zocala (main plaza), a church, a bullring and a mercado (central market). Additionally, the beach communities we visited had a malecon (boardwalk) which lined the harbor. Here is a brief overview of our ports.
This guest post is the 2nd of a three part series from Howard Hian, aboard the ms Zaandam: Zaandam A to Z on the Mexican Riviera