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11 Jun 2018

Norwegian Jade Ultimate Cruise Ship Review


When you think of Norwegian Cruise Line, you probably picture their gigantic new modern ships such as Norwegian Epic, Norwegian Getaway, or Norwegian Escape, packed with adventurous activities such as rope courses and waterslides. So why would you want to cruise on a much smaller, older vessel such as Norwegian Jade which doesn’t have these features?

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06 Jun 2018

Fred Olsen Cruise Lines to ban plastic straws and eliminate single-use plastics


As part of its focus upon waste minimisation and recycling across its fleet, Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is to ban the use of plastic straws on its four ocean ships – Balmoral, Braemar, Boudicca and Black Watch.

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04 Jun 2018

3 things we learned at CLIA Cruise Conference 2018


The annual CLIA Cruise Conference took place in Southampton at the end of May. The three day event is one of the largest conferences for members of the travel trade. It’s a chance to meet with cruise line representatives, find out more about the latest promotions, what makes each company unique, and learn all the latest travel trends and developments.

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25 May 2018

P&O Cruises names new ship Iona


P&O Cruises has announced that the largest ship ever built for the UK cruise market will be named Iona. Launching in 2020, Iona will be designed for a new generation of cruising. The 180,000 ton ship will offer more choices of accommodation, more places to dine in style, more spaces to relax, more entertainment, and more freedom for the 5,200 guests onboard.

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18 May 2018

Introducing Vasco da Gama


Cruise & Maritime Voyages has an exciting brand new addition joining the fleet in 2019. Let us introduce you to Vasco da Gama…

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10 May 2018

10 reasons to sail on the newly enhanced Independence of the Seas


Prepare to embark on a whole world of extra excitement aboard the newly enhanced Independence of the Seas. One of the UK’s most loved cruise ships, “Indy” will once again sail from Southampton in 2018 and 2019 after a multi-million pound makeover. This time round, Independence of the Seas is packed full of new exciting and extraordinary activities onboard that will guarantee epic thrills and tranquil chills. We’ve listed some of Independence of the Seas new features and some of the most exciting reasons to book a cruise on Royal Caribbean International’s newly enhanced Independence of the Seas.

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Customer Review

Mrs Moore

Beautiful and luxurious accommodation. Could not fault it.

Cruise Line: Regent Seven Seas

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Cruise Ship: Mariner