Win a Cruise! (Updated April 2020)

I was lucky enough to win not one but TWO cruises, in just three days! I couldn’t believe my luck and since then I’ve decided to enter every cruise competition I can find on the internet. I decided to create this list of every online cruise competition to make it easier for others to find…

By Cruise Mummy 4th April 2020 6

Mariner of the Seas water slides

Royal Caribbean’s cruise ship Mariner of the Seas features two fun waterslides – Typhoon and Cyclone. Together, they are known as The Perfect Storm. On my cruise on Mariner of the Seas, I made video of what I saw whilst going down the slides using a waterproof Go-Pro video camera. Check it out… The Perfect…

By Cruise Mummy 23rd February 2020 0

Virgin Voyages drinks package

Virgin Voyages is a brand new cruise line, launching in 2020 that promises to be different from anything you’ve ever seen before. Richard Branson and his team want to “escape from the chaos” of cruising, which means no buffet, no main dining room and, importantly, no kids. Virgin Voyages’ first ship, Scarlet Lady, followed by…

By Cruise Mummy 20th February 2020 2

P&O drinks package: Is it worth it?

When booking a cruise with P&O Cruises, one important decision that you’ll need to make is whether you should purchase P&O Cruises’ drinks package to make your cruise all-inclusive, or whether you’d be better off paying for drinks individually. Are P&O drinks packages worth it? For some people, yes. For others, definitely not! To decide…

By Cruise Mummy 17th February 2020 4

13 best games to bring on a cruise

If you choose a cruise ship which packed-full of activities like water slides, zip lines and trampolines, the chance of your kids finding time to get bored is pretty slim. However, not all cruise ships have all these things on board, and even if your ship does, sometimes it’s just nice to spend an hour…

By Cruise Mummy 16th February 2020 0

Things to do in Palma with kids

Palma de Mallorca is a popular port of call on Mediterranean cruises. The Mallorcan capital is a regular port of call on Costa Cruises, Marella Cruises and MSC Cruises, amongst others. If you’ve booked a cruise which calls as Palma, you’ll typically have between five and ten hours to explore. So, what’s the best way…

By Cruise Mummy 15th February 2020 0

What can you NOT bring on a cruise?

If you’ve never cruised before, it’s really important to know what NOT to pack to take on the ship. You’ll want to avoid any potentially embarrassing situations at check-in by making sure you don’t pack any cruise ship contraband. Cruise port staff regularly scan and search passengers’ bags, and if any of your belongings are…

By Cruise Mummy 12th February 2020 0