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Enjoy a no-fly cruise with Royal Caribbean International

Hate flying? Don’t worry! You can still explore the world with Royal Caribbean’s popular no-fly cruises. With cruises leaving right from the UK throughout 2015, you have a fantastic choice of hassle-free cruises to destinations around the world....

Cruise Line Spotlight: Holland America Line

Every month we’ll take a cruise line and look at the history, the fleet and its people to find out what really makes its cruises worthwhile. This month, we’re looking at the Holland America Line, which has been...
Thomson Cruises

Cruise Line Spotlight: Thomson Cruises

Each month we like to pick a cruise line and share its story with you. From its history, fleet, unique highlights and special itineraries, there’s a lot to discover about cruise lines. This month the spotlight is on...

Top cruise reads

Rhythmic crashes of gentle waves are the soothing soundtrack to a day spent lounging poolside, soaking up the sizzling sun on a summer cruise. Ice-cold cocktails are on hand to keep you cool and you deserve to enjoy...
Brazil Rio de Janeiro

Brazil: top ports of call

The spirit of Brazil has gripped the world this summer, but this vast and effervescent South American country certainly has plenty to offer aside from football fever! Though still one of the more unusual cruise destinations, many of...
Arrival of Princess Cruises new ship Royal Princess. Southampton

Cruise news round-up June 2014

June was a sporty old month, as both FIFA World Cup and Wimbledon kicked off the summer season, and although some cruise ships were showing onboard coverage of sporting events, there was some equally exciting news for the...
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Sailing solo: singles cruises for independent travellers

Taking a holiday on your own can be daunting, particularly if you are used to going away with friends and family. You may feel conspicuous dining alone, you might have concerns about safety or feel worried that solo...

What can I expect on a luxury cruise?

For many, the idea of cruises conjures images of traditional indulgence: elegant dresses paraded in exquisite dining rooms, lavish spa treatments, cocktails in chic bars and lounging beside the pool on a sun-drenched deck. However, did you know...

Carnival Sunshine: a passenger’s perspective

CruiseDeals’ cruise enthusiast Paula Graves writes an account of sailing in Europe on Carnival Sunshine. 12 hours after leaving my house, after 2 plane journeys and a coach trip we finally arrive on the Sunshine Carnival…….oh my goodness...
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...