MSC Cruises | Ingenious Travel

Posted in Cruises, Europe, Family Travel, on 9 February 2018, by , 0 Comments

One of the most frequent concerns for cruise goers is what to expect when traveling with a cruise line they’ve not yet cruised with before. With that in mind, I thought it might be a good idea to do a spotlight on some of my favorite cruise lines, and I am starting with MSC Cruise Line. Continue reading to learn more about MSC Cruises.

About MSC Cruises

MSC Cruises is considered to be the leader in Mediterranean cruises, but they also have voyages in to Northern Europe, the Atlantic Ocean, the Caribbean, North America, South America and South Africa. MSC Cruises is the world’s largest privately-owned cruise line. Their fleet is comprised of 12 ships that cruise year-round in the Mediterranean and Caribbean, and seasonally in other locations.

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Posted in Cruises, Family Travel, Resort Travel, Travel, Uncategorized, on 15 August 2014, by , 1 Comments

Family Vacations | Ingenious TravelPlanning a family vacation can be a little tedious especially when you are considering various preferences and interests. This is especially true when your family is composed of different age groups.

You need to take into account your enjoyment as a couple, your teenager’s hobbies and your toddlers care. Good thing, there are now plenty of vacation options that cater to families and the assortment of needs that go with them.

When choosing a family vacation option, it is important to pay attention to the dynamics and flexibility of your destination. The activities and entertainment selection should be diverse enough to keep individual members of the family amused and excited. The venue should also have adequate security measures to keep youngsters safe and sound without parents having to always keep them within sight. Finally, since it involves more than a few individuals tagging along, the cost that goes with the vacation should also be family friendly.

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Posted in Authors, Caribbean, Cruises, Uncategorized, on 5 November 2013, by , 28 Comments

bigstock-Caymans-23461001George Town, the capital of the Grand Cayman, is popular for a lot more than its banking systems and tax havens. The area is known to host some of the best sights and scenery in the Caribbean. The islands might not be known for dramatic landscapes and lively nightlife. But, what they do offer to the modern day tourist is a charming location, a slower pace of life and natural delights which range from snorkeling and diving to hiking and bird watching. Here is a list of the top 5 things to do in George Town.

05. Visit the Cayman Islands National Museum

Grand Cayman MuseumKnown to be the highlight of most itineraries in George Town, the  Cayman Islands National Museum is a small albeit extremely popular landmark of the capital city. Its small size is well compensated by the fact that it is housed in one of the oldest buildings on the island, a building which in itself is worth seeing. The museum offers tourists which a variety of artifacts which offer great insights into the history of the area and its local flora and fauna. The main highlight of the museum is a wonderful movie presentation which introduces tourists to the museum and to the island as well. With an entry fee of about $8, the museum is definitely worth one’s time.

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Posted in Authors, Books, Cruises, Girlfriend Getaways, Hockey, Olympics, Sports, Theme Vacations, Uncategorized, Unique Getaways, on 1 October 2013, by , 0 Comments

Do you have your cruise booked?

Hockey fans, how will you be spending February 2014’s Olympic break?

hockey_stick_and_a_puckHopefully you’ll be joining us and other hockey fans for the Hat Trick Cruise! We’ll be sailing the Western Caribbean on Royal Caribbean’s Independence of the Seas, visiting Grorge Town, Grand Cayman;  Falmouth, Jamaica; and Labadee, Haiti, while celebrating all things hockey! Not only will be soaking up some rays, we’ll lacing up our skates, playing hockey trivia, and raising money for Hockey Fights Cancer. (This cruise is a great way to escape the winter blues!) Visit to find out what fundraising activities will be taking place onboard!


Romance readers, cruise with Jade Lee to kick off your 2014 Summer Vacation!

With Jade Lee at Ball-1You’re thinking, summer just ended and you want me to think of next summer already? Yes we do! We want you to start your summer sailing the Western Caribbean with USA Today Best Selling Author Jade Lee on Royal Caribbean’s Navigator of the Seas! This novel adventure at sea will depart from Galveston, TX and visit the ports of Falmouth, Jamaica; George Town, Grand Cayman; and Cozumel, Mexico. For more details and to find out how you can reserve your cabin, visit!


Hope to see you there! Be sure to check out our other upcoming trips at Ingenious Travel!




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Posted in Cruises, Girlfriend Getaways, Theme Vacations, Uncategorized, on 24 April 2012, by , 11 Comments Thomas QuineTheme cruises are nothing new; they’ve been around for years.  Everybody’s heard about Singles Cruises, Casino Cruises, and Holiday Cruises.   But did you know you can also take a cruise specially designed for Scrapbookers?  You can.  These days, you can take a cruise geared towards almost anything you can imagine.  Just think about the great girlfriends getaway taking a theme cruise would be.

Do you and your girlfriends enjoy gardening?  A number of cruise lines offer cruises geared towards gardeners covering everything from creating a gorgeous garden to putting together fabulous floral arrangements.   From Antiques to dance to photography, there is a cruise out there for just about any hobby or interest you can possible imagine.  You can also take a cruise to learn something new.  There are a number of cruises devoted to learning ballroom dancing, cooking and wine tasting.  Or how about a cruise giving you the chance to meet with your favorite author?  Book club cruises are becoming very popular and a number of them also include the opportunity to spend time with the author.

So don’t let your next girlfriend getaway be limited to dry land.  Let Ingenious Travel help you put together an unforgettable cruise getaway!

What would be your ideal theme cruise?

Photo source: Thomas Quine

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