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09 Jan 2019

Oceania Cruises Order Two New Cruise Ships


Oceania Cruises has announced an order for two new ships from Fincantieri. The ships will be delivered in 2022 and 2025. The two 67,000 gross ton Allura-Class ships will each accommodate approximately 1,200 guests. This new class of mid-size cruise vessels will retain all the warmth, popular design elements and signature amenities of the line’s award-winning Marina and Riviera while affording guests an additional level of comfort, convenience and many new luxury amenities.

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20 Dec 2018

The Benefits of Booking Your Summer Holiday in January


​January is notoriously the dreariest month of the year – the festive season is over, the days are dark and the weather’s drawing in. Knowing that spring and summer is still out of our grasps, booking that summer holiday early will give you something to look forward to – and booking your holidays in January actually has many advantages, so let us share some of them with you…

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27 Oct 2018

Cruises For People Who Don't Do Cruises


Some people are adamant that they will never take a cruise. “It’s not for me.” “Why would I want to be stuck on a ‘boat’ for 7 days with thousands of people unable to get off?” Having been cruise specialists for over 20 years, we’ve heard plenty of excuses why people don’t like the thought of cruise holidays. Because of the years of expertise and knowledge in the cruise industry, we know there’s a cruise out there for everyone…even if you’re wanting to bring your pet! Here are just a few cruises you may not have thought of when you first think about taking a cruise holiday.

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18 Oct 2018

4 ultra-luxury cruise ships ordered by MSC Cruises


​MSC Cruises has unveiled plans to enter the ultra-luxury cruise market with four brand new 500 cabin ships. Modelled off MSC Cruises respected Yacht Club 'ship-within-a-ship' experience, the first of the groundbreaking new ships will debut in spring 2023, followed by the launch of a new ship each year until 2026.

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14 Sep 2018

Celebrity Apex will sail UK season in 2020


​Celebrity Cruises has announced that Celebrity Apex will sail a mini-season of cruises from the UK in spring 2020. The sister ship to Celebrity Edge, which will debut in a couple of months time, will operate a short season from Southampton, alongside Celebrity Silhouette in 2020.

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10 Sep 2018

5 reasons to book a fly-cruise with P&O Cruises


If you can’t wait to feel the sun’s warming rays and immerse yourself in a world of magical destinations, a fly-cruise will get you there that little bit faster. Here, we present five fantastic reasons to pack your bags and fly straight to your destination.

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Customer Review

Mr Calder

This was our second Viking cruise on one of their Longboats and it was equally impressive. You certainly get what you pay for with Viking and having looked around we can see no other river cruise company for us

Cruise Line: Viking River Cruises

Destination: Danube

Cruise Ship: Viking Jarl