About Us

Learn more about Marcello, Victoria, and High Seas Cruising.

Free spirits with an obsession to travel

Are you a cruise addict? Because we are! High Seas Cruising is for those who love to cruise.  

Whether you are a seasoned sailor or wondering if cruising is for you, we have lots of resources to help you plan, save, and explore the world through cruising. Our goal for High Seas Cruising is to provide the best education, news, and community for all things cruising.

High Seas Cruising was founded by couple Marcello and Victoria, who wanted to share their passion for travel and cruising with fellow cruisers. This site provides travel tips, insights, guides, reviews, and breaking news on everything happening in the fast-paced cruise world.

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Marcello and Victoria on the top deck of Serenade of the Seas dressed for Royal Caribbean Formal Night

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Marcello De Lio

I’ve been cruising since I was 11 years old. I love the freedom that cruising provides, meeting new people, and exploring amazing new ships.

I love to share my passion for cruising and travel with readers.

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Close up of victoria on a Royal Caribbean cruise ship in alaska


Victoria Ridley

I love to travel, see new places, and meet new people. I have been lucky enough to travel on multiple continents on several cruise lines.

I am passionate about sharing my experience with readers.

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