How to get cheap cruises: An insider guide

how to get cheap cruises

Before I became a full-time blogger, I worked in the marketing department of a well-known specialist cruise travel agency for five years. In that time, I’ve sat at my desk and watched the price of cruises go up and down, …

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What is a French balcony on a ship?

Cabins with French balconies are common on river cruise ships. Yet people who are used to sailing on ocean cruise ships may get a surprise when they see that the French balconies of river cruise ships are something quite different! …

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The best cruises for singles to hook up

cruises for singles to hook up

If you’re single and looking to mingle, then a cruise can be a great way to do it. However, there are so many different cruises and choosing the best one is something that you do not want to get wrong! …

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The best Royal Caribbean ships for kids

Best Royal Cariibean ships for kids

Royal Caribbean cruises are fantastic for families and have many exciting family-friendly facilities on-board. But which Royal Caribbean ship is best for kids? The answer to this question depends on a lot on the age of your children, as the …

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The 61 best themed cruises for 2021, 2022 and beyond

Themed cruise

A themed cruise gives you the opportunity to indulge in your favourite hobby during a cruise. Much more than just a cruise, a themed cruise is an opportunity to surround yourself with like-minded people and spend time doing what makes …

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Cruise118 review

Cruise118 reviews

If you’re thinking of booking a cruise with Cruise118, you’ll want to know if this is a company that you can trust, right? After all, it’s always a good idea to do your research before trusting anyone with your hard-earned …

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The best cruise destinations for families

best cruise destinations for families

When planning a family cruise, choosing the best destination is just as important as choosing the best cruise line and the best ship. After all, you’ll get off the ship most days to explore a port of call, so it’s …

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The best cruise lines for families

family cruise lines

Planning a family cruise can be tough, and one of the main problems that families face is being overwhelmed by all the options. There are so many cruise lines for families to choose from, each with their own unique offerings. …

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The best cruise ships for kids

best cruise ships for kids

Choosing a great cruise ship is one of the most important decisions you’ll make when it comes to booking a family cruise holiday. There are over 300 ships to choose from, with a variety of different cruise lines, each offering …

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The best winter cruises from Southampton

winter cruise from Southampton

Cruising is popular all year round. However, many cruise ships head stateside for the winter. They follow the sun to offer warm Caribbean cruises between October and April, before returning to Europe for the summer season. If you prefer to …

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How to choose a cruise in 7 easy steps

How to choose a cruise

Choosing the right cruise can be tricky. Whether you’re going on a cruise for the first time, or have cruised before but want to try something a bit different, picking the best cruise is vital. There are over 300 cruise …

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Do big cruise ships rock less?

cruise ship at sea

If you’re prone to seasickness, you’ll probably want to put some thought into choosing the best ship for seasickness – one which isn’t going to ruin your cruise by giving you motion sickness. Many people assume that big cruise ships …

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The 5 best European river cruises for families

CroisiEurope ship on the Douro

Years ago, cruising had a bit of a reputation as being ‘just for old people’. But boy, how times have changed! Virtual reality trampoline anyone? (You’ll find those on Royal Caribbean’s ships). But what about river cruising? Are river cruises …

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The best cruise ships with water slides

Disney Cruise Line Aqua Duck

If there’s one thing that’s guaranteed to keep children entertained on a cruise, it’s a good water slide! Cruise ship water slides in 2019 are bigger, faster and wetter than ever before. In fact, the water slides you’ll find on …

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Do you have to pay for babies on cruises?

Baby Adam on the bed

Babies can be expensive little things, can’t they? However, one of the upsides of travelling with a baby is that they get in pretty much everywhere for free. On holiday you wouldn’t expect to pay for a baby to stay …

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