Learn how to find, book, and enjoy the perfect cruise. Everything the beginner needs to know, including ships, cruise lines, itineraries, costs, shopping, booking, preparing, packing, and the onboard experience. The focus is on ocean cruising, though many of the techniques discussed are also applicable to river or expedition cruises. This class is designed for the novice cruiser; however, more experienced cruisers may glean a tip or two as well. There will be time for questions following the presentation.

Todd Griffin retired from a 33-year career in the aerospace business in California, where he managed projects, relationships, and organizations. He now spends his time exercising, traveling, walking, reading, and volunteering. Griffin has taken approximately 25 cruises.