Monthly Archives: August 2012

Catch up on Cruising: Latest cruise news in bite size

Get ready to book for Cunard 2014 From Wednesday next week, Cunard is about to open its doors for 2014 bookings on its prestigious cruise liners – Queen Elizabeth, Queen Victoria and Queen Mary 2. Although famous for their around-the-globe cruises, Cunard is giving Kiwi travellers a chance to sail a little closer to home, […]

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Catch up on Cruising: Latest cruise news in bite size

On Safari in Alaska Wilderness adventure cruise company, Innersea Discoveries and American Safari Cruises are set to add a unique new ship and itinerary to their programme. The replica Victorian 88-guest steamer, Safari Legacy, offers a Heritage Adventures programme in Alaska, Oregon and Washington but this time with a completely different style of cruising from […]

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River Cruising in France

You’ve planned your trip to France and spent months in anticipation, waiting impatiently for the day you finally board the plane to Paris. After a 30-hour flight, you arrive in Paris, to be whisked instantly by your guide (no time to lose) around crowded museums and art galleries, waiting in lengthy queues because it is, […]

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Pandaw does it differently Luxury Asian-river cruise specialist Pandaw Cruises is about to up its cruising options on the Irrawaddy and Chindwin rivers from July 2013. They are moving one of their trade-mark colonial river steamers into the rivers of Myanmar, where they already have three ships.

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Fascinating facts and figures – Holland America Line

Did you ever wonder about the logistics of taking a couple of thousand people on an eight-day cruise? Then read on.

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Queen of Mississippi cruises the old-fashioned way Experience the old-fashioned taste of cruising on the Mississippi in an authentic paddle wheeler with American Cruise Lines’ Queen of the Mississippi. Last week, the authentic 150-passenger paddle wheeler, Queen of the Mississippi, set off on its first sold-out eight-day roundtrip to New Orleans, bringing back memories of […]

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Showering and staring at the sea !!

Celebrity Cruises have announced that their new “Reflection Suite” which will feature on its soon to launch Celebrity Reflection will debut an all-glass shower designed to extend over the edge of the ship.

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Queen Mary 2 laps Australia When QM2 circumnavigated Australia earlier this year, it was such a success that they are going to do it all over again in 2014. This time, passengers will have the choice of embarking from four different ports, Sydney, Melbourne, Fremantle or Brisbane.

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