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Saturday, November 18, 2017
Christmas is a time of cheer, when all the family sit round, want to eat different things, do different stuff and feel Christmas has different meanings. So while the kids splash in the pool, Nanny is in church, Dad is watching football in the bar for an early morning cheer, Mum is in the spa. Sorry for choosing such...
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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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Boston harbour was a mess a generation ago, and the docks like all docks have changed from the warehouses to containers. That means the old warehouses are now offices and apartments and the seafront is totally different, the water cleaned up. In order to save public access, the Boston Harbour Walk was developed and is 43 miles of a 12...
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New York New York, there is so much to do, and we have so many films, this is just our top tips of what not to miss. It is a huge city where even the locals, the taxi drivers and the police don't know everywhere, they can't know every building which is why everyone works in blocks. If you...
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OK, so Christmas tradition is a sleigh ride, reindeer, Father Christmas in a red hat, and curved wrought iron hand rails on the sleigh. But in Madeira it is all year round, except they are dressed in white like Gondoliers in white suits and straw hats. Not many cruisers will hit the snow, but they will get the traditional...
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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...
Now I am not saying that there was a little inside knowledge somewhere, but the Sally Katz  adventure romance novel, Her Perfect Storm has a same sex marriage in the story. It was an outrageously wonderful and detailed ceremony foreshadowing what has just happened. P&O have become the first company to allow a same sex marriage at sea. What...
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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...
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The first time we went to New York it was tough and we felt we had seen nothing of it and felt disappointed. This time we decided that as it is a huge city like London, and it needs both explaining and to be put into perspective, we decided to take the Bus Tour. We went with Big Bus...
Saga Cruises’ first new boutique small ship, Spirit of Discovery has this week put cruises on general sale to the public a week after announcing a second new cruise ship, the Spirit of Adventure and Cunard announcing a new ship too. The business has gone astronomical! The period of “Advance Registration” for the Discovery has probably ended because they now...
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