Ultra-Luxury Cruising

Shelby loves a bit of Ultra Luxury Cruising, after all – who wouldn’t, therefore we found this article featured in Travel Market Report, 28 January 2019 very enticing.

My friend from high school puts me to shame. Although I’m the travel writer, she’s the one who has gone on more exotic journeys than I’ll probably ever experience in my lifetime. Her reasons for traveling are the same as most travel buffs – she’s got an inquisitive nature and the desire to see the world. And although she prefers traveling in style and is willing to pay to do so, it wasn’t always that way. 

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The Caribbean is still a Preferred Cruise Destination

When it comes to cruising, it’s no secret that the Caribbean is the preferred destination of the majority of travelers. In fact, according to CLIA research, the Caribbean is by far the most popular region for ship deployment, making up a whopping 34 percent of the market.

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Catch Up on Cruising: Latest News in bite size!

Ahoy Fellow Cruisers

Happy New Year, here is your update on Cruise News from recent times:

Oceania Cruises announced two new vessels for 2022 and 2025

The new Allura Class mid-size vessels will continue to provide the warmth, popular design and comforting elements and amenities of Oceania’s Marina and Riviera. At 1200 guests guests will receive an additional level of comfort, convenience and a host of new luxury amenities.

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8 Romantic Destinations Around the World

Shelby is a romantic at heart and since today is Valentines day, what better day to think about where you could escape to on your next Romantic Holiday 🙂

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Royal Caribbean Launch “Royal Up”

 

Royal Caribbean’s today launched its all-new bid-based stateroom upgrade programme, RoyalUp℠.

RoyalUp℠ invites clients to bid for an upgrade to a higher category stateroom with just a few simple clicks.

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Catch Up on Cruising: Latest News in bite size!

Ahoy Fellow Cruisers

This is your fortnightly Catch up on Cruising and the latest news in bite size pieces!

Hurtigruten cruises set to cruise Alaska

2020/21 will see Hurtigruten cruises offering an Alaskan season for the first time having announced a series of new itineraries onboard the new hybrid-powered vessel, MS Roald Amundsen.

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Drinks Package Comparison

Shelby likes to relax when he goes on holiday, so if you want to take away the stress of wondering what your drinks bill will come to at the end of your cruise, you may want to consider purchasing a drinks package – then you can sit back, relax and not worry every time you go the bar, or the coffee shop.

Travelmarket just released this helpful rundown of what every major ocean cruise line offers. All prices quoted are in US$

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Regal Princess heads down under!

Princess Cruises have announced that for the 2020/21 summer season we will be fortunate to have the Regal Princess in our waters.  Majestic Princess and Regal Princess (sister ships) will both be deployed to Sydney which makes this the first time two Royal Class ships have had the same port outside of the Caribbean.

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Catch Up on Cruising: Latest News in bite size!

Ahoy Fellow Cruisers

This is your fortnightly Catch up on Cruising and the latest news in bite size pieces!

 

American Queen Steamboat Company acquires Victory Cruises

It has been announced that Victoria I and Victory II, identical 202 passenger ships will join the American Steamboat fleet under the Victory Cruise name. This will enable the line to offer guests with more diverse cruising options particularly in the Great Lakes CEO John Waggoner has advised.

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What happens when you cruise back to back?

Ahoy Fellow Cruisers !

Shelby here, have you ever booked a back to back cruise, or you may have without realising it. If you were not aware of this it can be quite distressing for some people, so lets discuss the options for you so you are prepared if and when this happens to you:

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