Dana McMahan

Dana McMahan

Will work for bourbon

Louisville based travel, food and adventure writer, bourbon enthusiast, and fan of the 313. Have dogs, will travel.

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How to Make Cocktails With Contraband Liquor

what's a cruiser/aspiring bartender to do? Plenty! You have resources at the ready — if you're willing to carry out an under-the-radar mission at the buffet or enlist unwitting room service assistance

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6 Hours In: Naples, Italy

This southern Italian city isn’t for the faint of heart. Most cruisers head off to see Pompeii or bolt for the pleasures of Capri or the Amalfi Coast. And, with the siren calls of sunny Sorrento and lemon-scented Positano beckoning, there’s nothing wrong with that.

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5 Great Ways to Display Vacation Photos - Bon Voyage by Cruiseline.com

You might not mount your vacation photos in an album when you get home, but that doesn’t mean you can’t find creative ways to display them....

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5 Post-Cruise Crafts - Bon Voyage by Cruiseline.com

We’ve got the answers to what to do with maps, postcards, change, even tickets. Some of these projects require skill, while others are suitable for anyone....

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5 Tips for Playing in a Cruise Ship Casino - Bon Voyage by Cruiseline.com

They may be smaller than the ones in Vegas, but ship casinos mirror what’s on land in terms of rules. Here’s how to improve your odds of having fun....

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5 Ways to Beat the Post-Cruise Blues - Bon Voyage by Cruiseline.com

After a vacation, it’s back to the grind, which (shock!) may not include frozen drinks with tiny umbrellas. Here, our favorite tricks for banishing the blues....

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6 Hours In: Florence, Italy - Bon Voyage by Cruiseline.com

Florence’s famed charms — Michelangelo’s “David,” the dome atop the Duomo — make it an open-air Renaissance museum, but it’s also a vibrant contemporary city....

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6 Hours In: Florence, Italy - Bon Voyage by Cruiseline.com

Florence’s famed charms — Michelangelo’s “David,” the dome atop the Duomo — make it an open-air Renaissance museum, but it’s also a vibrant contemporary city....

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6 Hours In: Mykonos, Greece - Bon Voyage by Cruiseline.com

Whether you shop in the cobblestoned town or lounge on the beach, dazzling Mykonos is an idyllic interlude in an otherwise frenzied sightseeing schedule....

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About Bon Voyage magazine

Food, travel ,and fitness writer Dana McMahan makes her home in bourbon country (Louisville, Kentucky) between trips, where she covers the local culinary  ......

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Advice for Mediterranean cruises - Bon Voyage by Cruiseline.com

You can’t deny the call of the Med, with its rich culture, varied cuisines, and awe-inspiring architecture. One sailing can take you to as many as five countries — it’s an amazingly efficient way to see Europe, and you won’t want to miss a beat. We’ll help you maximize your...

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How to Scrapbook Your Cruise - Bon Voyage by Cruiseline.com

Whether you’re planning to go old school with a hard-cover book or create a digital album, check out these tips on making a custom souvenir of your trip....

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How to Scrapbook Your Cruise - Bon Voyage by Cruiseline.com

Whether you’re planning to go old school with a hard-cover book or create a digital album, check out these tips on making a custom souvenir of your trip....

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Insider’s Guide to Istanbul, Turkey - Bon Voyage by Cruiseline.com

Straddling two continents, this megalopolis of more than 13 million is new and old, gritty and glam, secular and devout — a city of contrasts....

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Insider’s Guide to Istanbul, Turkey - Bon Voyage by Cruiseline.com

Straddling two continents, this megalopolis of more than 13 million is new and old, gritty and glam, secular and devout — a city of contrasts....