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Smart Cruising with Ocean Medallion – Sweepstakes to Win Free Cruise

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Princess will usher in a new generation of sailing when they introduce Ocean Medallion this fall.  The so-called “smart cruising” experience will debut on Regal Princess in November.  It will allow passengers to ditch the traditional key card and accompanying tacky lanyard for a personalized high-tech vacation. Ocean (or O-C-E-A-N) stands for “One Cruise Experience Access Network“.  Princess…

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App Review – Next Issue

Pleasure reading on the road has always been one of my guilty pleasures.  Before electronic devices were allowed during taxi, takeoff, and landing, I often hauled my personal stash of magazines with me for those periods of time when everything was powered down.  Books were often to heavy for the short duration but magazines helped…

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Who Delivers Free – and FAST Hotel WiFi? You May Be Surprised!

Last week lifehacker shared an infographic on hotel WiFi speeds versus availability of free WiFi in those chains.  (The original study comes from hotelwifitest.com)  Fast hotel WiFi seems to be a rarity, especially those charging for that service!   Surprisingly, some the chains most likely to offer free WiFi in most of their properties also have the fastest…

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