There are now quite few ships for sale, I counted five this morning as I was doing some work on the Fred Olsen page. It made me wonder, as Fred Olsen always has a 'cruise sale' of some kind, whether or not they will be 'buying' next year or selling. Obviously they will be selling cruises, but maybe buying a...
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This is still our favourite cruise route and we will be back on it with the Britannia in 2018 B818 in June. The Baltic was a main trading route from the day man built ships and it still is to this day. Many of these medieval towns were built as part of the Hanseatic League and have left us...
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The picturesque village of Eidfjord set within the breath-taking Hardangerfjord, Marella Cruises offer a tour called Canyons and Cascades, because it takes you down the river Eid, past vertical rock faces, cascading water and through natural tunnels. Some claim Eidfjord is the most beautiful place in the Norwegian fjords.Seen in no better a way than by helicopter tour, but as...
Joyce Kettle, 74, a great grandmother from Blyth, Northumberland, has been hit with a £50,000 bill for an airlift to hospital from a Marella Discovery 2. (according to the Telegraph 31st January 2018). You must be properly insured and check it is, and update your EHICard. Martin from the money program is shouting about this too now as over 5...
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Cruising is about dressing up for most people, but you can dress down, it's all about choosing the right area of a ship or the right ship and understanding the contract. Those who do dress up to enter dress code areas, expect the cruise operator to enforce the contractual terms they were promised. Those who do not wish to...
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Wow! This is such a good film on the building of a cruise ship, that although we do not feature Aida ships (it is the German speaking European arm of Carnival group that also own P&O, Princess and Cunard) we thought you would like to see it. It could be any of your favourite ships, it is such a...
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This also explains fly-cruise into Barbados? First - if you are worried that you take the plunge and find cruising is not for you, there's a money back guarantee at both SAGA and FRED. OLSEN. Cruising is that easy, it stays that easy - but learn the ropes. The ropes hold the ship in dock! This blog is full of links to...
You can go on a cruise and enjoy just what was in the ticket price, and why not, it is a great full-board holiday. You can still dine in the main restaurants, dress up and enjoy black tie nights and see the great acts all in your holiday cost. You may be able to, in some cases argue that...
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A ship tour of the Aida Luna. Carnival ships cruise line that sails out of Germany, and is a German speaking line, where many people speak English. Here is the UK Passengers and Friends Aida Cruise chat - click here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=la44p9AO48I So what is it you need to check out now ? WEST MEDITERRANEAN GIBRALTAR CEUTA PUERTO BANUS MALAGA MONTRIL - GRANADA ALMERIA CARTAGENA ALICANTE VALENCIA CASTELLON TARRAGONA BARCELONA PALAMOS ROSES SETE TOULON MARSEILLES St RAHAEL CANNES VILLE FRANCE (NICE) MONTE CARLO SAVONA GENOA PORTOFINO SANTA MARGHERITA RAPALLO LA...
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Carnival ships cruise line that sails out of Germany, and is a German speaking line, where many people speak English. Aida.Here is the UK Passengers and Friends Aida Cruise chat - click here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EiTQm31SDbA So what is it you need to check out now ? WEST MEDITERRANEAN GIBRALTAR CEUTA PUERTO BANUS MALAGA MONTRIL - GRANADA ALMERIA CARTAGENA ALICANTE VALENCIA CASTELLON TARRAGONA BARCELONA PALAMOS ROSES SETE TOULON MARSEILLES St RAHAEL CANNES VILLE FRANCE (NICE) MONTE CARLO SAVONA GENOA PORTOFINO SANTA MARGHERITA RAPALLO LA SPEZIA MARINA di CARRARA LIVORNO PIOMBINO ROME - CIVITAVECCHIA NAPLES SALERNO CAPRI CORSICA SICILY SARDINIA IBIZA   Purple Parking  -...