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One of our favourite comedians, Funny Tucker is found, if you are lucky on the bigger ships. Those who like the smaller ships may miss out on acts like Tucker. He is (2019) touring with Gladys Knight. Last year he opened for Barry Manilow. Most Christmas seasons he likes to stay near home and normally sells-out a south coast...
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Have you ever wondered how the food is planned and where it is made on a cruise ship. Jean went behind those huge silver revolving doors for Doris Visits, but first there is normally an introduction from the head chef and he will introduce key staff. Because he is unlikely to use a microphone, sit towards the front... The...
Every thought of staying on board after your holiday is meant to finish? If the ship is not full, that is the best deal in town to negotiate and it happens in the Caribbean at the start and end of the season. Right now, P&O have just started a November Blitz sale - take a look. Click here to P&O. But,...
Doris Visits has about 50 chat sites, Scroll down to find your favourite ship or cruise line'Click' the box or picture you want to join. We add more ships as the the suggestions are made by you. Why join a chat site? To share your information base with others. AIDA  AIDA CRUISES - UK Chat here AZAMARA CLUB CRUISE  AZAMARA...
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The IONA is the first in the Excellence class for P&O. (third in build)The initial sailings, prior to winter re-location have gone on sale. All will be on the same route as snagging and the watchful eye of technicians learn how this ship works.Click here to choose a date to see the new ship.  A first in class means the...
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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Louise Rankine on our Ventura chat site shared this great video of a chefs Parade.She exclaims that it is, 'Lovely to see the staff getting the recognition they deserve onboard the Ventura during our cruise in July 2018. This was a dinner parade in the Baytree restaurant. The food by the way in there is delicious.' Louise has her own...
While few of us mortals can afford suites, I totally get the splash out why not it's our holiday approach. The Iona will be the first ship in the P&O fleet to have Conservatory Mini-suites. These will bring the outside into the living space. The ship plans to have as many as 95 of these cabins when releasing in...
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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...
Single, and cruising solo? - Cruising is very solo cruiser friendly and our chat community is also here to help - watching the blogs this week they have been exchanging chat on how it is often cheaper to book a double room and pay the supplement. Small, new and growing this will be a great chat site.  All the cruise...
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