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...
Norwegian Breakaway- NY's finest cruise ship

Introducing NYC’s finest: Norwegian Breakaway

We are really excited to announce the inauguration of Norwegian Breakaway, the brand new 4,000-passenger ship that will cruise weekly from New York City to gorgeous sunny destinations in the Caribbean this year. The ship has a unique...
Booking a cruise - calendar

Booking a cruise like a pro part I: timing

Like so many things in life, timing is everything, and booking a cruise holiday is no exception. Knowing the peak seasons and understanding the factors that affect ticket prices is a good place to start, but after that...
Tipping on cruise ships - gratuity

Tipping on cruises: when, to whom and how much?

Tipping on cruise ships is a complicated affair. Some have automatic service charges that are added to your shipboard account, others state that gratuities are optional or that “no tipping is required”. What do you do? If you...
Choosing the perfect cruise - Regent Cruises

How to choose the perfect cruise for you

You’ve decided that you want to go on a cruise, and why not? With more and more Britons choosing cruising as their holiday of choice, there is a now a wider range of destinations and operators than ever...

Know Before You Go

The World’s Top Shopping Spots

Shopping season is upon us! If you're always ready to grab the best bargains or you love a high-fashion find, these are the places you need to cruise to!