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Friday 22nd September 2017 SAGA Cruises announce a second new ship. 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 and retaining the intimacy and personal touches Saga are renowned for. SAGA's approach to free Wi-Fi and optional travel...
Single, want to holiday? - then cruising might be made for you All the cruise lines take great care of passengers travelling by themselves. However, it can be a mine field typing single into the internet so we have done the research and found safe links for you to follow. In speaking with people who do travel by themselves there...
P&O used to own Nel Gwynne's old house, gifted to her by the King. With so much press currently bouncing over recent Royal Affairs we are reminded that such dalliances are far from new. The left hand side boxes of the Drury Lane theatre are called the Kings Side, and the right hand side boxes are called the Princes...
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Midtown does not have the same ring to it as Downtown or Uptown, but it does have more than a few great gems from Grand Central Station to the Rockefeller Centre, to Madison Gardens to the Hudson River. The bus makes them easy and gives you knowledge and tips, we share some with you, but the tour will give...
Kiel Tall Ships Festival Week on the Baltic Cruise route Many Baltic Cruise ships go through the Kiel Canal, but few ever stop in Kiel. The Arcadia stopped there during Festival week and this is a huge festival. Tall Ships, Beer and Sausage Festival The Tall Ships Festival, or Kiel Woche, is a festival of sailing ships, beer, sausages, beer, work foods...
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Hop On, Hop Off ! Is it worth it ? Yes, in somewhere like New York, definitely. No, somewhere like Budapest, we don't think so. With a huge city, like London or New York, or Miami or Rome you need some help! The tour bus is the best way to introduce yourself to the city and find out the secrets...
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The best cruise experience ever! The mediterranean has always been popular. Dancing has always been huge on cruise ships, and Strictly Come Dancing is certainly huge. It seemed natural to put them all together. With a ship holding 3,000 guests and Elstree only holding 600 most of which is consumed by relatives and friends of artists and other celebs, then...
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The worst places for thieves and pick pockets I am pretty streetwise but I have been pick pocketed twice. Twice in the same place and it does not appear on the Trip Advisor top ten. Jean has been bag lifted once, again not on that list. So I thought I would run a Doris Visits slant on their pick pocket...
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We were in the worst ever hurricane experienced by these islands. We were locked in an establishment. Then we had to come out and work. No roads, no food, no electricity, no water, no washing facilities... nothing. And we had two major rock stars to look after, Francis Rossi and Rick Parfitt. Our local crew had lost their homes,...
The CRUISE Show, Europe's leading cruise event, visits Birmingham later this year and is set to be even bigger and better for 2017! Hopefully Birmingham will be a more exciting event than Olympia, but to ensure numbers we have seen tickets for only £2, we asked why bother charging at all? Surely the idea is to get numbers. Those leaving...
Fred Olsen Advert - Cruise Partner - you may click here or use the links direct to their site that we have found and listed where appropriate in the articles
SAGA Advertisement - You can go to the SAGA site via here - or use the links direct to their site that we have found and listed where appropriate in the articles
Thomson Cruises - Go Direct to their site here and check routes and availability Thomson | Cruise
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P&O CRUISES - Go Direct to their site here and check routes and availability - or throughout the site use the links that take you to the relavent page that we have found and listed for you on their site
Great stories about Violet Beckett, a Bridget Jones like character. Romantic and occasionally funny. CHOICE of KINDLE or PAPERBACK or AUDIOBOOK
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