Cruising after Covid-19

Celebrity Apex

As we begin to return to travel, many cruise lines and travel partners are working hard to establish new and elevated health and safety procedures and protocols in line with Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) recommendations.

3 Free Things To Do In…Hamburg

Hamburg Warehouse District

One of the most popular mini-cruise destinations when departing from the UK is Hamburg.So, if you’re looking to combine a cruise with this city break destination, here are some great free activities to enjoy while you’re there.

Cruise Highlights of 2019

Celebrity Flora

2019 has been an amazing year for cruising, innovative ships have been produced, new itineraries created and old ships made to feel new again. Here are just a few cruise highlights from 2019.

3 Free Things To Do In…Perth

Blue Boat House Perth

Free buses operated by CAT make it so easy to explore the Australian city of Perth. If your ship is departing from Freemantle, here are three free things to do before you set sail.

3 Free Things To Do In…Hakodate


Japan is one of the hottest travel destinations on the planet at the moment. The country has just finished hosting the Rugby World Cup and has now got its eyes firmly set on the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games – so what better time to visit?

Bettering Britannia

Britannia Atrium Refit

Four years ago, Britannia was named by Her Majesty The Queen. Now P&O Cruises has just announced plans to make the ship even better.

3 Free Things To Do In…San Juan

Santa On Deck

You’re free to laze on its beautiful beaches, but if you’re looking for some more specific options, we have some great suggestions of what to do in San Juan. And the best part is that they won’t cost you a penny.

The Best Wine Bars At Sea

Cellar Masters Celebrity Cruises

For wine fanatics, it doesn’t get much better than relaxing at sea with a cold glass of your preferred tipple. If that’s you, be sure to check out some of our favourite wine bars at sea.

Royal Caribbean Brings Us Another First At Sea

Navigator of the Seas Waterslides

Over the years, Royal Caribbean has earnt a reputation for introducing a wide range of ‘first at sea’ experiences for cruisers that choose to sail on their action-packed ships. Now we can look forward to the longest waterslide at sea.

Living On The Edge (Temporarily)

Celebrity Edge Sign

We were recently lucky enough to experience some time aboard the brand new Celebrity Edge. After wowing us from the moment we stepped on board, here is our take on this ground-breaking new ship.

Why 2020 Will Be A Big Year For Cruising

North Star Anthem of the Seas

With a raft of cruise lines announcing that their ships will be sailing out of Southampton, new vessels being launched and even brand new cruise lines making their debut, 2020 is already shaping up to be a massive year.

We Have An ‘Insider’ In Our Midst

Iona Insider

Back in August, P&O Cruises launched an agent competition that offered the chance to be an ‘Iona Insider’. The winners were recently announced and member of the team Chris Mayhew was amongst them

3 Free Things To Do In…San Francisco

San Francisco

When your ship arrives in the popular city of San Francisco, what can you look forward to? If you don’t like the look of the shore excursions available or simply want to save some cash to spend in other ports, try these free activities.

5 Things That Excite Us About Iona

Iona Sky Dome

Today marks an exciting day for cruisers as pre-registration has finally opened for P&O Cruises’ forthcoming new ship, Iona. Here are some of the things that excite us from the details that have been revealed so far.

3 Free Things To Do In Zadar

Land gate Zadar

Zadar continues to grow in popularity and so you may well find it listed on the itinerary of your next Mediterranean cruise. If you do, here are some interesting attractions that won’t cost you a penny.

The Best Ice Cream At Sea

Vanellope's Sweets and Treats

All this hot weather in the UK has got us constantly craving some delicious ice cream to help cool us down. Luckily, there are some great ice cream bars aboard cruise ships.

5 Recent Cruise Ship Renovations


With many vessels scheduled to be refurbished in 2018, here are a few that have already received their upgrades. Why not be one of the first cruisers to enjoy the new additions this summer?

3 Free Things To Do In Tokyo


One of the most visited ports in Japan is the city of Yokohama because it provides easy access to chaotic and stimulating Tokyo. Here are some great free activities to do whilst you're there.

A Marvel-ous Day At Sea With Disney Cruise Line

Marvel day at Sea

Following on from successful events such as Star Wars Day and various ‘Frozen’ themed sailings, Disney Cruise Line is once again inviting cruisers young and old to climb aboard its ships and enjoy a magical day at sea with their heroes.

The Cruising Bucket List

Panama Canal

Many people have a bucket list of destinations they want to visit in their lives, but cruisers may have an entirely different set of things that they wish to see and do whilst on board a cruise ship.

3 Free Things To Do In Cape Town

Lion's Head cape Town

Our ‘3 Free Thing To Do’ series provides some great suggestions for fun things to do when your ship calls into port that won’t cost a penny. Here's what you can get up to in Cape Town.

4 Massive Events To Cruise To In 2018


2018 is set to be a big year for many different reasons. Not only is there a whole host of new ships on the way, there are also some fantastic events happening around the world that shouldn’t be missed.

4 Reasons To Cruise At Christmas

Chritsmas In The Caribbean

One of the most magical times of the year to sail off into the sunset is during the festive period. Here are five reasons why this is something every cruiser should consider.

Flora The Explorer

Celebrity Flora

Celebrity Cruises' new ship will launch in 2019 and sail around the Galapagos. The all-suite vessel has man technological advancements.

3 Free Things To Do In Boston

Bunker Hill Monument

During a cruise that is also likely to include New York, there may be a need to save your hard-earned cash and so here are some great things to do in Boston for free.

The Best Stage Shows At Sea

Priscilla Norwegian Epic

Every ship has at least a couple of different shows, giving you the chance to laugh, sing & dance your way into the night. But what are some of the best stage shows at sea right now?

2015 Round-up Quiz


For the last blog post of 2015, we have devised a quiz to see how much you remember from the cruise industry this year.

Dining Deliberations

Remy Disney Dining

With the range of dining options available, it can be hard to know what to expect from each. However, our guide to the different types of restaurant will help.

5 Great Winter Sun Destinations

Caribbean sunset

The colder weather has really started to kick in in the UK this past week. If you’re looking for some sunshine there are still a wide range of options available to you.

Dream Cruise Destinations

Fiji Beach

There are certain destinations that we all consider to be the stuff that dreams are made of. Here are just a few that many of us would love to cruise to.

Rule Beer-tania

British Bottle Beer

As the launch date for Britannia creeps closer, we learn more about how this iconic ship is going to showcase the best of Britain.

5 Awesome Archipelagos


Island destinations are always popular with those who like to relax while they're on holiday. These archipelagos have plenty of sun, sea and sand and are excellent regions in which to cruise.

Six Seafaring Superstitions

Compass Pointing Towards Luck

We are all superstitious in our own way but it seems that sailors are even more so. Here are some interesting things that you may want to keep in mind when you take your next cruise.

3 Mysterious Cruises From Fred Olsen


These three trips from Fred Olsen are ripping up the conventions of a usual cruise and giving passengers a more active role. Learn more about these exciting offerings and book an intriguing adventure today.