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Spending a fabulous week on Thomson Dream

CruiseDeals’ Marketing Executive, Leanne Lovegrove, writes about her recent trip on the Thomson Dream 34 of us travelled from all over the UK to come together for a fabulous week on Thomson Dream. It gave a really good insight...
Oceania Riviera

A beautiful Adriatic cruise with Oceania Cruises

CruiseDeals’ Cruise Marketing Manager, Louise Goulding, writes about her five-day cruise aboard the Oceania’s Riviera As we embarked on a recent Oceania Cruises Adriatic cruise, my preconception was that it was going to be all-out luxury but maybe...

Five myths about meals on cruise ships

Dining on cruise ships is an event worth getting dressed up for – not only because there are usually ocean vistas on display, the service is excellent and you have all the time in the world to enjoy...

Which cruises have the best kids’ activities?

The surging popularity of family cruises can be described in two words: nothing and everything. Parents have nothing to worry about with travel budgets relatively fixed and all the meals and activities sorted and kids have everything to...
Cruise from Skagway Alaska

Booking a cruise like a pro part II: destinations

One of the best things about cruising is that it’s an efficient and affordable way to view many destinations in a relatively short timeframe. For example, a cruise to the Caribbean is the perfect introduction to classic beach...
What should I wear on a cruise? Cruise wear for the clue less

What should I wear on a cruise?

In recent years, what to wear on a cruise has become a source of confusion for passengers. Back in the 1920s, dress codes may have been complicated and rigid but everyone knew exactly what was required. Fast forward...
Cruise value holidays

Are cruises the best value-for-money holidays?

Like hotels floating on water, luxury cruise ships tend to have elegant, carpet-lined interiors, well-equipped cabins and surplus things to see and do on board. But compared with booking package holidays on land, are cruises the most affordable...
Cruise weddings - planning your wedding

Planning your wedding on board a cruise ship

If the thought of organising a church, a castle or a country manor for your wedding is just not your thing, or you’re looking for a low-key, intimate second marriage or renewal of vows, a cruise wedding may...
Cruise drinks packages

Drinks at Sea – a guide to cruise ship cocktails

Few things are better than sitting on the deck of a ship enjoying an icy cocktail! Booking an all-inclusive cruise often means you can order a drink without having to worry about paying the bill on board. It’s...

Know Before You Go

Where’s Hot in November?

November is a perfect time to book that cruise you've been waiting for - and with Christmas approaching, it's a great time to unwind before the festivities commence!