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San Cristóbal de La Laguna, better known as La Laguna is definitely worth a visit and it will take a half day to explore a good share of the classic the old houses in the main street. There is a local tourist office, as shown in the film, and that should be your first point of call. Get off...
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It might be the case that your ship does not sail until late and you can be a little more adventurous that you might be, even if you do want some time on the beach too. Jean was filming a number of things and she could have easily got the bus direct to Puerto de la Cruz, as she...
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Doris Visits La Palma in the Canary Islands Once you are in the Canaries area, your ship is just a floating hotel, which overnight moves you to another island. La Palma, ‘the fair isle’, was our stop having left Madeira. It is so called because of its fabulous landscape. Of all the many cruise stops, Santa Cruz is up there as...
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David Taylor has been on the Ventura pre-Christmas Canary Islands cruise for us. He and Elizabeth have shot another great video full of festive spirit. The ships decked for Christmas are a treat. So enjoy. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ThjfNylGc4k TWO GREAT CRUISE DEALS SPECIFIC TO THE P&O CRUISE SHIP VENTURA - CLICK HERE This starts the beginning of our Canary Islands feature and we will...
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The Queen Victoria is a special ship, and whilst in her Brooklyn Cruise Port second home, she hosted a red carpet premiere. Our exec producer Stuart St Paul is a voting member in the directors chapel, and gets invited to many of these events just before and after Christmas. It is not because it is the festive season, it...
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Renowned for being one of the top New Years' Eve destinations, and maybe the top for cruisers, Madeira is normally on the Canary Island's route. It is Portuguese and mainly Christian so Christmas is special, the streets of Funchal get beautifully dressed with thousands of lights. Even outside Funchal, almost every lamppost will be dressed up. However, on New Year's Eve,...
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St Kitts is a very pleasant town to walk around and an easy town in which to take a local bus. We went to Brimstone Hill Fortress with a very helpful driver, and maybe should have gone further into the next village just to look at life, but after the 40 minute hike up the hill, seeing the extensive...
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Adding Jeff Dingle to our site is long over due because he is one of the nicest guys on the cruise circuit, hugely talented and a friend. Jeff has studied every move Bruno Mars makes and his portrayal of him is perfect. You could be at a Bruno Mars concert, but you are on a ship. At the moment...
Cruisers are normally extremely knowledgable and enthusiastic about cruising. Between them there is a huge knowledge base and on the chat sites we encourage everyone to share their positive experiences. We try not to be critics, as people who have worked on stage and in film all their careers, we know we can't please all the people all the...
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Currently on the Azura Caribbean cruise, Amber Cove was unaffected by the storm, is open and a joy to visit. After a number of other Caribbean resorts where you are hassled from the moment you step on shore, from taxis to hawkers, this was a peaceful experience. The resort is an enclosed area where you could leave your money...
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