If you’re not a fan of the mega cruise ship with 3000 passengers and 1500 crew, the always open buffet and a shopping centre and casino on board, then you’ll enjoy this: a small, boutique ship that can get into smaller, out of the way places…
In 8 days from Istanbul to Nice, I saw ogled ancient sites in Greece, walked cobbled streets in Sicily and Italy, ate gorgeous food onboard, drank more than I shoulda (well wine was included with our meals!) and I have miraculously condensed the whole shebang into 5 clever minutes.
I’m cruising for 8 days from Istanbul to Nice on a small boutique trip with Ponant Company. Here are the highlights of the ship – including some very droolable food!
Forget the huge ocean liners with 3000 passengers and crew, try a small ship with 40 passengers and the chance to get into bays and fiords that the big ships can’t. Alaskan Dream ships ensure an up-close-and-personal experience with kayaks and hikes included…
If you’re about to book or depart on your first cruise, here are 10 things to know before you go from the experts – and me 🙂
Have a nosey inside the Carnival Liberty and our Caribbean cruise stops!
Will I get sea sick? Can I take my own alcohol on board? The answers to these questions and more
I took my sister on a week’s cruise in the Caribbean calling at Mexico, Cayman Islands and Jamaica
A 3-minute video tour of our 6-berth houseboat and a quick lesson on how to drive it
Ever wanted to cruise around the outer islands of Tahiti on a working ship but without the chores? The Aranui III freighter/cruise ship is in Auckland and I got to have a look on board. Come and have a look >>>
I’m on a 7-day tour of history up the Mississippi on a paddle steamer through the cradle of the Civil War
What to expect on an Alaskan cruise
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