Information and great tips on ocean and river cruises including Disney, Emerald, Viking and Atlas.


If you want to know the difference between a river and ocean cruise, or new yacht cruises on the market, or if Disney Cruise Line is for adults too, we have you covered!

Our couples perspective on a mid-size to luxury budget will keep you inspired for your next vacation adventure on the water.

Welcome to Sometimes Sailing

Cruise information and ideas for travelers planning their next sailing. 

Sometimes Sailing is your small ship cruise destination for information, tips, advice, and trip ideas on the world’s waterways.

Whether it’s a river cruise, yacht cruise, sailing adventure, expedition, barge cruise, or a “ship-within-a-ship” concept on mega-ships, there’s a cruise for everyone.

Sometimes Sailing was given its name because we’re sometimes sailing on cruises!

Our hope is that this site and its valuable content opens your eyes to the world of cruising, or helps continue to build your enthusiasm for them, whether you’ve been on none, one or twenty.

It will certainly assist in making you more knowledgeable and curious about the world of cruising, as a whole.

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Cruise Podcasts: Complete List of 30+ to Listen to, Any Time
River Cruise vs Ocean Cruise: What’s the Difference?
Best Things to Do Near Port Canaveral Before or After a Cruise (2022)
How to Text on a Cruise Ship for Free (and Other Ways to Get Wi-Fi Onboard)
Best Disney Cruise Ship, According to DCL Experts
Easy Guide to Canal Barge Cruises in Europe
Unique Ocean Art for Your Home so You Will Always be by the Sea
Emerald Azzurra vs. Scenic Eclipse: Super Yacht Cruises
Ship-within-a-Ship Cruise Options: Luxury Service on Big Cruises
Celebrity Cruises The Retreat Review: a Ship-Within-a-Ship Worth the Cost
12 Reasons Why Cruises are the Safest Way to Travel Right Now (Post Pandemic + Beyond)
Essential Guide to Over 110 Cruise Ship Terms (and Commonly Used Nautical and Boating Jargon)
Port vs Starboard: Cruise Ship Left and Right Sides
Complete Guide to Alaskan Cruises in 2022 Including Ports of Call + What to Pack
Cruise Ship Terminals Around the World for Avid Cruisers
Coolest Cruise Ship Entertainment on Ships Big and Small
11 Memorable Surprise Cruise Reveal Ideas
How to Decide the Best Cruises to Book in 2023
40 Ocean Quotes for People Who Love the Sea