Captain Paul Eschenfelder, and First Mate Ann Eschenfelder, have been blessed to not only cruise around the world, but fly around it as well.  For forty years.  From Anchorage to Zanzibar and Bangkok to Bandar Abbas, the journey continues. They would like to share with you their adventures, "talk story" about yours also and welcome you to their travel ohana. 


Welcome to CaptainCruising, your site for free travel advice - particularly for cruise ship travelers.  Need information about a port or city?  Click on 'helpful links' and then Wikiport.  Need a restaurant recommendation?  Click on 'Dine with the Captain'.  Shopping?  Click on 'Shop with the First Mate'.  Want to experience a virtual cruise from the comfort of your home?  Click 'virtual cruise' and explore part of the world.


Captain Paul Eschenfelder is a professional speaker and lecturer on cruise ships such as Seabourn, Holland America, Cunard, Celebrity, Princess. Cruise through our site for helpful tips and recommendations.  Please feel free to add your comments and advice to fellow travelers.  Check back frequently as we are continuing to add content.