Tips for First-Time Cruisers

This year has seen many first-time cruisers set sail on their own maiden voyages. The excitement of looking forward to a break away from it all, yet also that slight trepidation of the unknown. What do we pack? Will we get seasick? Is the cabin big enough and where is it located? Are there extra…

Destination Spotlight: Fiji

Fiji’s pristine beaches, crystal-clear waters and over 300 tropical islands are hard to beat. Whether you fly, cruise or stay at an amazing resort, Fiji is the place to be for families, couples or just a whole bunch of mates looking for fun in the sun and that tropical island vibe. Everyone will have something…

7 “Must See’s” on a Mekong River Cruise

Aboard your beautiful river ship, you’ll discover the exciting and the awe-inspiring. Discover the ancient temples of Siem Reap, be captivated by differences in the Vietnamese and Cambodian cultures or take some time out to find that perfect souvenir among the bustling streets of Ho Chi Minh City on a Mekong River Cruise. Explore too,…

MUST PACK… for your Next Adventure  

There is no denying that travel is one of the best adventures. Our advice? Keep it simple, plan ahead and pack smart! What you bring (and what you don’t) can often make or break a holiday, so that’s why we’ve come up with our smart traveller’s list for a stress-free suitcase. Here we go… Walking Shoes Invested in some…

You missed the Ship! What happens next?

No matter how many times your travel agent tells you. No matter how many times your ship’s captain tells you. No matter how many times your other half tells you. Someone, somewhere misses the boat! In light of recent viral Youtube footage of a couple running along the deck trying to flag down their ship,…

Where to find a Travel Buddy?

Many of us like to share a holiday and travel experience with a significant other, family or friends. Not only do we travel the world together, there are all those lovely shared memories to look back on and reminisce together. And the added bonus of paying per couple or halving the cost when sharing a…

Top Stories of 2018

Here are your 10 favourite stories of 2018, read them again, share with your friends, and overall have a wonderful Christmas and safe and happy New Year.  8 hours on an Airplane You can’t get away. You’re trapped for the next 8 hours on an airplane next to a random unknown person. And upgrading to…

What’s your Perfect Entertainment at Sea?

Who knew that some of the best and most entertaining shows to see on Earth are at sea?! Long-time cruisers and travellers know that they can see Broadway and West-End, and other exceptional shows in a cruise ship’s theatre – and is just another of the many reasons to embark upon a cruise. When you…

What’s your Cruising Passion?

Whether you love to go ballroom dancing, listening to jazz, classic rock or an orchestra, or you have an obsession over a sport, cruising can be a gateway for you to enjoy your favourite passion, or learn a new one! Often cruises will have special guests onboard to perform, from famous Hollywood celebrities or rock…

Tourist? What Tourist?

Standing out is a sure way to get yourself noticed as a tourist – although part of staying safe when you are in unfamiliar places is trying to blend in with the locals and actually stay unnoticed. Safety should always be a high priority wherever you travel and the way you dress can play a…

A-Z Travel Tips

Your A-Z Travel Tips are ready for you to download just below. Some are simply common sense – dress appropriately, take advantage of deals and discounts, taking photos. Others are for your safety and assure easy travel – get Travel Insurance, take copies of documents, ask your travel agent questions. And still more to open your…

Where in this Wild World would you see…

Some of the best experiences in the world come from the wild. Imagine it! Spotting river dolphins whilst trekking in the Amazon rainforest, or polar bears galumphing along an iceberg aboard an Arctic expedition cruise ship… or maybe your headed for a safari in a 4×4 through sprawling savannah landscapes, and suddenly… you spot some…