Cruise Holidays Blog


  • Boston Neighbourhoods You Have to Visit

    Boston Neighbourhoods You Have to Visit

    Tips and Guides, Boston,

    Founded in 1630, Boston is one of the oldest cities in the United States and is without question one of American’s most fascinating destinations. Boston was the scene of key events during the American Revolution and today visitors will find a city replete with history, attractions, and an i...

  • Things to do in New England

    Things to do in New England

    New England,

    Arguably the most beautiful region in the United States, New England is surely the ultimate holiday destination for anyone whose idea of a perfect getaway involves fascinating historical attractions, great food and drink, and stunning coastal scenery.

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    12/Jun/2018
  • Exploring the Toronto Art Scene

    Exploring the Toronto Art Scene

    Tips and Guides, Canada,

    A cruise allows you to enjoy so much of the world and many different forms of attractions. From a trip to Canada and North America to a

  • The best pre-cruise activities in Southampton

    The best pre-cruise activities in Southampton

    Southampton,

    As you will most likely already know, the number of ships which head off on cruise holidays from Southampton is pretty staggering. Passenger liners leave the south coast city on an almost daily basis – and often even mor...

  • Discovering the Historical Marvels of Washington DC

    Discovering the Historical Marvels of Washington DC

    Tips and Guides, Historical Attractions and Locations, Washington, D.C.,

    There’s no doubt about it. Washington, D.C., capital of the United States of America, is one of the world’s greatest destinations for fascinating historical sites. The USA may be a fairly young country with its founding dating back to 1776, but its capital city is replete with histori...

  • The beautiful temples of Thailand

    The beautiful temples of Thailand

    Thailand,

    It is no secret that Thailand is one of the most beautiful countries in the world, and its popularity amongst western visitors – and the younger generation in particular - has skyrocketed in recent years.

    Wat Arun

    03/May/2018
  • Most luxurious shopping malls in Dubai

    Most luxurious shopping malls in Dubai

    Tips and Guides, Dubai,

    Dubai has quickly become known as one of the most glamorous cities in the world – replete with stunning architecture and high-quality leisure facilities. Among Dubai’s most popular attractions have to be the many impressive shopping malls that populate it. Containing the most prestigi...

  • Food Lovers Guide to Prince Edward Island

    Food Lovers Guide to Prince Edward Island

    Food and Drink, Canada,

    Canada is replete with many wonderful destinations, but for incredible natural beauty and picturesque views, visiting Prince Edward Island during your holiday cruise experience is an absolute must. Lined with beautiful beaches, fascinating wi...

  • Best natural attractions in Mexico

    Best natural attractions in Mexico

    Tips and Guides, Mexico,

    Home to ancient Mayan ruins, glorious blue cave pools and some of the world’s most spectacular rock formations, it is little wonder why many travellers flock to Mexico. This diverse country is quickly becoming one of the world’s most popular

  • Everything You Need to See and Do in Miami

    Everything You Need to See and Do in Miami

    Tips and Guides, Miami,

    Miami is one of the most famous cities anywhere in the world, known for its great weather, amazing beaches, and vibrant cultural scene. Miami is more than just sand and surf, however, as there are a true plethora of fantastic things to discover. So, if you’re looking forward to finding a

  • Top Gadgets and Items to Take on Your Holiday

    Top Gadgets and Items to Take on Your Holiday

    Packing, Tips and Guides,

    When going away for extended periods of time, such as on a cruise holiday or when visiting an overseas destination, the question of what to pack of course arises. While clothes, towels, and sun cream are important, there are also numerous other useful items that one should bring along, especially...

  • The Best Vineyards to Visit in France

    The Best Vineyards to Visit in France

    Tips and Guides, Food and Drink, France,

    France and great wine are synonymous with one another, and as such, a visit to the country won’t ever be complete without visiting one of its many wonderful vineyards. The best thing about a holiday to France is that there are just so many exquisite locations excelling in the art of winemak...

  • The ultimate guide to visiting New Zealand

    The ultimate guide to visiting New Zealand

    New Zealand,

    New Zealand is widely acknowledged as one of the most beautiful countries in the world, and regularly makes the ‘bucket lists’ of both serious and casual travellers of all ages and tastes. From its laid-back atmosphere and friendly locals to its stunning natural treasures, there are m...

  • The Hidden Gems of New York

    The Hidden Gems of New York

    Tips and Guides, New York,

    From obscure museums to spectacular art installations, from quirky shops to beautiful gardens, New York City is an absolute treasure trove of wonderful and unique locations to visit. Considering all of the fantastic lesser-known locations available, we have put together this guide to introduce yo...

  • The best natural wonders of South America

    The best natural wonders of South America

    South America,

    Given its incredible natural and cultural attributes, it is perhaps surprising that the beautiful continent of South America is not spoken of more frequently as an idyllic holiday destination. However, anyone who has spent an extended period of time in Brazil, Chile, Peru or any of the region&rsq...

  • The Best Wildlife Parks to Visit in Australia

    The Best Wildlife Parks to Visit in Australia

    Tips and Guides, Australia, Wildlife,

    Australia is known throughout the world for being home to a wide array of fascinating wildlife. There truly is an astonishing variety of spectacular animals and creatures to discover, some more friendly than others! As such, there is a bevy of must-visit wildlife parks and zoos located across thi...

  • The Best Bar Food in San Francisco

    The Best Bar Food in San Francisco

    Tips and Guides, Food and Drink, California,

    For those that are busy planning their upcoming trip to San Francisco, you will be happy to hear that the Californian city has a thriving food scene with many wonderful places to enjoy a delicious meal during your stay. It’s not just top restaurants that SF has to offer, however, as there a...

  • The ultimate guide to the Norwegian fjords

    The ultimate guide to the Norwegian fjords

    Norwegian fjords,

    The fjords of Norway are undoubtedly among the world’s greatest natural wonders. Awe-inspiringly beautiful stretches of water surrounded by cliffs and mountains, they stretch for thousands of miles along the country’s coastline, and anyone who has taken a trip to see or cruise down th...

  • The many sides of South Africa

    The many sides of South Africa

    South Africa,

    It is fair to say that South Africa’s history over the last few decades has been fairly tumultuous. From the dark days of apartheid to Nelson Mandela’s release from prison, the dramatic events associated with the country’s politics has often taken attention away from the fact th...

  • Which cruise line is best for me?

    Which cruise line is best for me?

    Cruise lines,

    If you are new to cruising and feeling a little overwhelmed by the huge variety of cruise breaks available, you may feel in need of some guidance. There are many cruise lines out there to choose from, all of which have their own unique selling points an...

  • Top Tips for Enjoying a Solo Cruise

    Top Tips for Enjoying a Solo Cruise

    Tips and Guides,

    Cruising solo can be a great way to travel. If you are busy thinking about your next holiday and are debating the idea of going alone, booking a ticket on a cruise is a fantastic option. The ability to see all the places you’ve always wanted without having to think about what friends, partn...

  • Top Family Days out in Montreal

    Top Family Days out in Montreal

    Tips and Guides, Family Travel, Canada,

    It’s always a good time to visit Montreal with your family as there are plenty of wonderful things to see and do, no matter the time of year. From museums to zoos, and amusement parks to ice rinks, ...

  • Where to Eat Brunch in Los Angeles

    Where to Eat Brunch in Los Angeles

    Tips and Guides, Food and Drink,

    What better way to kick off a weekend in Los Angeles than by enjoying some of the city’s wonderful brunch offerings? They love their bunch in LA and there are a great many options to choose from. From the bright and colourful to the smooth and elegant, from Israeli-leaning menus to dishes o...

  • The novice’s guide to cruise etiquette

    The novice’s guide to cruise etiquette

    If you have just booked your first cruise and are awaiting your departure with gleeful anticipation, there might still be a little part of you which is slightly nervous about the dos and don’ts which you may think are common knowledge amongst more experienced passengers.

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  • A Food Lovers Guide to Halifax, Nova Scotia

    A Food Lovers Guide to Halifax, Nova Scotia

    Tips and Guides, Food and Drink, Canada,

    Nova Scotia’s capital, an Atlantic Ocean Port in eastern Canada, is a wonderful city, replete with fun things to see and do, but when in Halifax, where should one stop for a bite to eat? It turns out, visitors to the area are rather spoiled for choice and depending on your wants and desires...

  • What to See and Do on Prince Edward Island

    What to See and Do on Prince Edward Island

    Tips and Guides, Canada,

    For those looking for natural beauty and picturesque surroundings for their next holiday, a cruise voyage that stops at Prince Edward Island must certainly be in your plans. This historic and tranquil Canadian maritime province has something to offer for all involved; from beautiful beaches, abun...

  • A map of Europe’s must-visit landmarks

    A map of Europe’s must-visit landmarks

    Cruise Adventures, Historical Attractions and Locations,

    As well as enjoying fine food, great weather and the chance to simply sit back and relax, one of the most important things about going on holiday is packing in visits to as many memorable places as possible. Cruising, of course, offers guests the chance to do all this on the same trip, without ha...

  • Why Massachusetts Is One of the Best Destinations for Historical Sites

    Why Massachusetts Is One of the Best Destinations for Historical Sites

    Historical Attractions and Locations, Massachusetts,

    Being one of the 13 original colonies, Massachusetts is rich in history and displays its heritage with pride wherever you look. A crucial location during the American Revolution, present day Massachusetts...

  • Five ingredients for the perfect family cruise

    Five ingredients for the perfect family cruise

    Family Travel,

    Finding the ideal family holiday can be a tricky business. Deciding on where to go and what to do becomes a lot harder when there are more than just the two of you to consider, with many different likes and dislikes having to be taken into account.

    Carnival Dream

    05/Dec/2017
  • How to Prepare Your Home Before a Long Holiday

    How to Prepare Your Home Before a Long Holiday

    Tips and Guides,

    Embarking upon a long holiday comes with its fair share of prep work. You will be busy booking tickets, planning day trips, deciding what you will need to bring etc. and so on. But one thing many might not think about, or at least not until the last minute, is how to prepare your home before goin...

  • 5 reasons why you should book a Carnival family cruise

    5 reasons why you should book a Carnival family cruise

    Family Travel, Cruise lines,

    It’s no secret that there are plenty of cruise lines out there to choose from. The industry has expanded so much in recent years that, wherever you wish to go and whatever you want out of a holiday at sea, you will always be able to find an itinerary that meets your needs.

  • Top Family Activities in Alaska

    Top Family Activities in Alaska

    Alaska, Family Travel,

    Alaska is truly unlike any other U.S. state and is quite unique when it comes to global locations too. With its luscious landscape, 33,000 miles of coastline, and plethora of must see wildlife, there...

  • The Ultimate Guide to Singapore

    The Ultimate Guide to Singapore

    Tips and Guides, Singapore,

    Singapore is without doubt one of the most desirable holiday destinations anywhere in the world. There are myriad things to see and do, activities to participate in, and the city-state is also replete with wonderful restaurants at which to grab some top notch food. Boasting one of the most advanc...

  • A food lovers’ guide to New York

    A food lovers’ guide to New York

    Food and Drink, New York,

    Without doubt, one of the best things about going on holiday is enjoying the chance to indulge in high quality food and drink, whether you want to experience some flavours unique to your destination of choice or just try out a range of exciting new restaurants. 

    When you’re o...

  • Cruise Advice for Parents with Kids at Sea

    Cruise Advice for Parents with Kids at Sea

    Las Vegas, Tips and Guides,

    There are so many ways to take a cruise, and so many different types of adventures one can embark upon. One of the most enjoyable and rewarding, however, are those that involve family. Bringing children along may seem like a big commotion but those family holidays together provide priceless memor...

  • Top Tips for Your First Ever Cruise

    Top Tips for Your First Ever Cruise

    Tips and Guides,

    Life is full of firsts, and one of the more exciting and rewarding that can be ticked off is your first ever cruise holiday. Cruising is a wonderful way to travel and explore this fascinating world in which we live. There is so much to see and do, so many cities, famous landmarks and hidden treas...

  • Cruise: The Movie

    Cruise: The Movie

    Cruise Adventures,

    If life were like a series of movies, a cruise holiday would certainly fit into the adventure genre, or perhaps even romance… and at times even a comedy! No matter what, a cruise is always a thrill and this has got us thinking about our cruises more cinematically. With this in mind, we dec...

  • A first timer’s guide to haggling

    A first timer’s guide to haggling

    Haggling, Tips and Guides,

    Exploring the world through one of our luxury cruises from Southampton is one of the most rewarding ways to spend a holiday. Being able to experience a range of different cultures in the space of just one trip is a ...

  • A Beginner’s Guide to Las Vegas Casinos

    A Beginner’s Guide to Las Vegas Casinos

    Las Vegas, Tips and Guides,

    Las Vegas is a holiday destination that is on bucket lists all over the world: home of neon lights, glamorous shows, and of course, casinos. We’ve all seen it in films and on TV, but going yourself to a Vegas casino is an entirely different prospect. And a perfect way to do so is via a

  • Alaska Wildlife and Where to Find It

    Alaska Wildlife and Where to Find It

    Alaska,

    The world is a fascinating place, full of diverse and majestic wildlife. There are spots all over where you can go to see nature at its best, and one of these very locations is stunning Alaska, USA.

  • What to Pack for a Cruise Holiday

    What to Pack for a Cruise Holiday

    Packing, Tips and Guides,

    Your exciting cruise holiday is all booked and you’re busy dreaming about all the fun and relaxation heading your way. Perhaps the least enthralling part of going away, however, is the process of packing. Unfortunately, this is inescapable, and at some point you’ll need to think about...