Trieste Cruise Port – the essential guide

Trieste Cruise Port – the essential guide

The Italian port of Trieste has popped into focus within the last two years as more and more cruise ships are moved from docking in Venice. You may well find that your cruise to the Mediterranean or to the Greek Isles originally planned to sail from Venice is now in … Read article

How to choose first Mediterranean Cruise

How to choose your very first Mediterranean Cruise

Choosing among the many Mediterranean cruises is no easy task, especially if this is your first Mediterranean cruise or, indeed your first cruise ever. This article highlights the most important things to consider before deciding which cruise is right for you. The different types of Mediterranean cruise There are three … Read article

How to choose the best (for you) river cruise in Europe

The top 6 regions for river cruises in Europe

Many cruise guests who love to cruise but want a more low-key, intimate, and leisurely cruising experience with – dare we say it – fewer young children around opt for European river cruises. It’s a chance to experience the spectacular scenery of European rivers easily. After the endless activities and … Read article

Best short cruises for friends and memories for life

The best short cruises with friends

A mini cruise vacation with a group of good friends is a perfect way to catch up and reconnect. If you are looking for the best short cruises with friends, you most likely will be looking for an exciting cruise ship with fantastic facilities and activities, or even perhaps a … Read article

Cruise embarkation day with Celebrity Cruises from New York

The best cruise tips for embarkation day

There is something so exciting and yet intensely nerve-wracking about cruise embarkation day. Boarding your cruise ship after months of planning often goes very smoothly – and other times not. With new rules and check-in procedures in place for most cruise lines following the pandemic, it can take longer to … Read article

You are not too young to cruise and here is why

The best cruise for young adults

Old stereotypes die hard. And that is very true for the cruising industry. Once upon a time, a cruise vacation was only for the over 55s. Activities onboard were mediocre, and the best entertainment was a quiz night. In recent years all that has changed. Drastically. And we’re here to … Read article

Cruise from Palma de Mallorca – the essential guide

We love Palma, it’s so easy to get around and the city has a wonderful, relaxed vibe. And best of all was our decision to explore the island with a rental car, it was a unforgettable 3 days. As a holiday destination, Palma de Mallorca has it all. A cruise … Read article

The essential guide to cruising from Vancouver

Cruise from Vancouver – the essential guide

Not only did we love downtown Vancouver, we booked a tour out to Capilano Suspension Bridge and walked through the rain forest. We also did the Grouse Mountain Skyride. It was an unforgettable few days, just amazing. We want to go back! When you cruise from Vancouver, we recommend you … Read article

Choose the best New Year Cruise for you

Best ever New Year cruise – which one will you choose?

Are you looking for a great cruise over the New Year that gets you onboard for the best celebration of the year? A New Year cruise could be just what you need after the busy holiday season when most of us need a rest. Or at least we need someone … Read article

Shore excursions like underwater snorkelling can be booked before or onboard cruise ship

Shore Excursions – book with cruise line or independently?

What type of cruise traveller are you? Your answer will help you decide about cruise shore excursions. Are you all about the experience of the ship itself, and have you chosen your cruise almost entirely based on a specific cruise ship, regardless of the route? Or do you choose your … Read article

Cruise excursions in beautiful Stockholm, Sweden

Top 10 shore excursions Sweden and Norway

Are you booking a cruise to visit beautiful Scandinavia? We have the top 10 most popular shore excursions in Sweden and Norway to help you plan. The best thing about a cruise vacation is that you visit many different destinations in one and the same holiday. That means experiencing a … Read article