I use Cruise Critic extensively for all aspects of cruise planning. In this post I’ll go into detail about how I use the Cruise Critic forums to find cheap parking and plan shore days.
Here’s the packet of papers that I’ve organized in chronological order for our next trip, which is a 7-day Mediterranean cruise. I just need to add our boarding passes. I’ll print off the off-site airport parking information but that won’t go with us–it’ll stay in the car. What I bring depends on the resources I’ve used to plan the trip. On this trip I used the following: Internet searches We have a long layover in Amsterdam on the outbound. If we’re not too jet-lagged, we’ll store our carry-on bags at AMS and take the train into Amsterdam and perhaps