The Marella Explorer 2 is to be an adult only cruise ship, with a larger premium Verandah sunbathing area than normal on a Century Class ship, and a Champneys spa and Indigo. We have just heard fro Marella who update us with this... "   ... Marella Explorer 2 will be the first ship exclusively for adults in the Marella...
As new ships are planned, so are the retirements. SAGA seem to have followed a lead given by VIKING OCEAN cruising with their identical smaller cruise ships. The idea is to keep the smaller special style of cruising, but add some of the essential features the larger more family style ships have brought to the industry. That does not...
Small ships get into special ports. SAGA is making very interesting in roads to cruising by deliberately designing two new state of the art small ships, and tying in a deal with Jools Holland for a special dining nightclub. SAGA is for adults, and their previous suggested plimsol line on age of 50 years old, now seems lower middle...
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This is another tour of the SAGA Pearl 2 which gives you a feel of what the small ship feels like and has to offer. SAGA offer holidays to those over the age of 50. They have a wide area of holidays that they cover on the site, but their two ships are very in keeping with their style and...
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We like to contrast Jean's films with those of others Doris Visits cruisers, and often feature the relaxed films of David and his 'Elizabeth Goes Cruising Again'. She is best known for her world cruises and has everything a cruiser could want, including world class dining, spa, salon, cinema and theatre. At Aurora's heart you'll find a four-deck atrium with...
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MV Oriana a small ship with a lot to offer David and Elizabeth like to cruise pre Christmas and this is a 12 night Cruise from Southampton on the Oriana showing it decked out for Christmas.  This 260 meter ship with 10 decks has all the familiar highlights of the P&O brand including the Sindhu Restaurant. David films one of...
SAGA Cruises first ship is being built at Meyer Werft, and they have announced a second new ship which will keep that smaller dock busy for nearly four years. Spirit of Adventure will be a sister ship to currently being built Spirit of Discovery. It will be similar in external design, carrying less than 1,000 passengers, balconies for all cabins...
WE are loosing another small ship and there are just a few cruises left on which to sail on her. The SAGA PEARL 2 will sail its way round the world as below for the last time, cruise to cruise, some long, some short, all exciting. But these are its last cruises as the SAGA PEARL 2 and finishing...
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We know many of you love the libraries, and these sadly are vanishing from some ships. Here on the SAGA PEARL 2 they have a great library and lounge. Take a look at this short film, it will also help you see the ship. See the new ship and the SAGA sister ship in the Cruise Ships area of...
The very useful DORIS VISITS CRUISE TOOL for the list of future cruises on the Oriana. Just click the cruise number in the green box to go straight to check details, availability and to see the latest details for the cabins still available. Also, why not join the Oriana community and chat site by clicking the picture. CLICK THE...