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Port of the Month – Alaska 

Alaska is an intriguing destination with thousands of miles of picturesque coastline that make it a popular draw for cruise ships.  This most northernly state of the US offers a lot of unique attractions like huge glaciers, towering mountains, tranquil and turbulent waterways, acres of rain forest and Arctic tundra.   When to Go on an Alaskan Cruise  Due to its far northerly position, the main cruising season in Alaska is in the summer months, ranging between mid-June to mid-September.  It is famous for its wildlife, like bears, seals, eagles, moose, seabirds, sea otters and whales, which are most prominent in June and July.  These spectacular creatures can often be spotted from your ship mid cruise or in […]

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Destination Of the Month – Norwegian Fjords

The Norwegian Fjords is a great place for cruises year-round as more and more people are realising that there is more to cruising than sunny destinations like the Mediterranean. A Norwegian cruise offers a unique cultural adventure, stunning scenery, brilliant wildlife and lots more, depending on which season you choose to go. When is the Best Time to do a Norwegian Fjord’s Cruise? We had a look around to see what the different seasons has on offer in Norway. Although most people prefer going in summer when there are long sunny days, each season offers something unique and different. Spring Time Spring is a very good time to visit Norway […]

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Top 10 New Year’s Eve Cruise Destinations

There is something truly magical about spending New Year’s Eve on a cruise.  If you’re like us, the festive season sometimes just creeps up on you, and a festive season cruise is a great way of ensuring you won’t be slaving in front of a hot stove for 48 hours and having to deal with annoying relatives. Why not rather spend your Christmas and or New Years on board a luxury cruise ship, with people waiting hand and foot on you for once?  In this blog we look at the top ten places to consider when booking a New Year’s Eve cruise, some of which also covers Christmas day. Whether […]

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Destination of the Month- Dubai

With its opulent ‘seven star’ hotels and man-made islands built in the shape of palm trees, Dubai, a city and emirate in the UAE (United Arab Emirates) is known as an oasis for luxury travellers with extra money to burn.  This cosmopolitan city is a mecca for duty free shopping as well as offering gorgeous beaches and plush resorts. It is a Top Tourist Attraction for luxury shopping, cutting edge architecture and a very lively nightlife scene. The Top 3 Sites Include: Burj Khalifa, an 830m-tall tower, dominates the skyscraper-filled skyline. It has a massive fountain at its feet called the Dubai Fountain, with jets and lights choreographed to music. […]

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New York City

5 Reasons Why We Love New York

New York, the city that never sleeps, is one of the most bucket listed cities and definitely one of our firm favourites.  What’s not to love with the high energy and 24/7 activity?  Sometimes refer to as the Capital of the World, there is always something to do or see, no matter the hour. New York is One of the Most Tourist Friendly Cities While many European cities like Venice and Dubrovnik are starting to complain about ‘tourist takeover’, New Yorkers still love tourists.  Even though the city is extremely busy, the locals are very friendly towards tourists and don’t mind helping out when you’re lost or in a pinch. […]

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Watching the World Cup on a Cruise

Although Brits seemed to be less keen to visit the World Cup in Russia due to security issues and draconian visa rules, England’s 6-1 win over Panama – England’s largest-ever margin of victory at the World Cup -, has led to more interest in going to Russia to cheer the England team on now that it’s winning at the World Cup.  The Association of British Travel Agents is reporting a rush on requests from England fans trying to get to Russia for the World Cup. Having said that, not all of us can drop our plans at the drop of a hat to go support the team.  Besides, watching the […]

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