A ferris wheel and stalls at a Christmas market in Dresden Christmas markets sprout up across Europe and beyond during the festive period, each one with tell-tale wooden cottages, dazzling fairy lights and clouds of cinnamon and mulled wine. Each country adds its own spice of joy to the event, but which are the markets not to miss? Budapest Christmas Fair and Winter Festival Taking place in Vörösmarty...

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New Zealand - Australasia We are all often caught dreaming of sunny shores and far-flung destinations for our next holidaying venture, so we have put together a handy guide on where and when to visit some of the top rated destinations, many of which you can cruise to. some of which you can even cruise to! The Mediterranean It...

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Scottish landscape For those residing in Scotland, Southampton's cruise port is quite a distance if you're looking to sail from the UK. However, all is not lost! Situated close to Glasgow, the port of Greenock comes in handy for UK sailings from Scotland. Just 25 miles from Glasgow, Greenock offers the perfect chance to explore Scotland's largest...

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Football - 2018 World Cup World Cup fever has hit the streets, towns and cities across the UK as we prepare for this international competition to take over on 14 June. Running every four years since 1930 when the competition was founded, the FIFA World Cup is enjoyed across the globe, now with 209 teams eligible to enter for qualification....

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Blue footed booby - Galapagos wildlife Finest Collection offers exclusive experiences to Cruise118.com customers, combining an unforgettable cruise with exciting tours, wild experiences and once-in-a-lifetime getaways. These packages are available all over the world, and can be tailored to suit your preferences. From hotel stays and city breaks to all-inclusive cruises and unbelievable excursions. What is Finest Collection? Finest Collection is...

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Sunset over Malta landscape Fought over by invaders ranging from the Carthaginians to Napoleon, Malta’s strategic role in the Mediterranean has been a meeting point and melting pot for the three continents that surround it. As you sail into the sandstone-hewn Grand Harbour in the capital Valletta, its magnificence and significance unfolds – little wonder this became the headquarters...

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Molokaii island in Hawaii The magical isles that arc across 1,500 miles of the Pacific Ocean are sensuous and surreal. Each Hawaiian island is unique, but all are stirred by trade winds and scented by frangipani, illuminated by flaming sunsets and caressed by silvery moonrises. Nature has bestowed a romantic bounty; but it is the charismatic islanders who have...

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