MV Oriana a small ship with a lot to offer David and Elizabeth like to cruise pre Christmas and this is a 12 night Cruise from Southampton on the Oriana showing it decked out for Christmas.  This 260 meter ship with 10 decks has all the familiar highlights of the P&O brand including the Sindhu Restaurant. David films one of...
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When on the Aurora (one of my favourite ships) R715 New England cruise I went to see $185m movie Kong: Skull Island, and it is probably a film I wouldn't have gone to see normally. However, when on ship you do get to experience new adventures including seeing the next in the King Kong franchise, after all, this cruise was taking...
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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...
PROGRESSO, Yucatan, Mexico The port city of Progreso is famous for its 7km wharf, the longest in Mexico. Here you will find a bustling promenade popular with the locals as well as tourists. The beach has fine white sand, some of the thatched bars have swing seats. The local food is seafood, a seafood soup, fish cooked in banana skin...
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Borough Market on any Friday should be on your 'London' bucket list Borough Market is a treat to visit and it must stay that way. Just up from London Bridge station, it sits at the base of The Shard, which is London's tallest building. If you have seen the tallest building in the world, the Burj Khalifa, you might not be...
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Doris Visits Lanzarote Lanzarote is another volcanic island with the darker black, red and white sand beaches and the moonscape parks that you can tour or drive through. The landscape is best seen from the Fire Mountain in the Timanfaya National Park which is famous for the fantastical shapes created by solidified volcanic lava. These have steaming hot natural holes...
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8.4 Billion dollars expanding the Suez a few years ago is having positive effect. Oceana adds Arabian Adventures to its 2019 itinerary, so it won't just be the Arcadia World or Fred Olsen who takes you there. Who else will go through the canal? SUEZ CANAL to SALALAH, MUSCAT, DUBAI When Doris Visits went to the World Travel Market at the end...
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This is a market that could be a weekend treat. The award-winning Bath Christmas Market has over 200 twinkling chalets spread out across the picturesque Georgian streets of Bath selling handmade and local Christmas gifts. New for 2017: The Bath Christmas Market has extended into Southgate Street, Union Street, and Hot Bath Street. It has a packed calendar of family-friendly events...
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St. Petersburg in Russia is probably an overnight stay on your Baltic Cruise This is an overview that will help you figure St Petersburg out, because there is a lot on offer The first thing that hits you about Russia is that it is just the same as everywhere else, people and places and the Roman old religions form part of...
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At last the final is upon us, which means so is Christmas. They still play the Sunday show as if it is a different day even though the TV critics all let the cat out of the bag that the public vote is closed within a very short time after the show Saturday and the results are known Saturday night. Our...
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