7 easy ways to prevent or cure jet lag

Jet lag is one of the most common ailments affecting travellers who cross time zones on the way to their holiday destination, causing them to be groggy and sleep deprived, which in turn can lead to other symptoms like headaches and sickness. If you’re planning on travelling to a distant land but hate the thought…

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How to solve the biggest problems when booking a cruise Sometimes it can seem like there is almost too much choice when it comes to finding your perfect cruise holiday, especially if you are new to the cruising lifestyle, with countless destinations, cruise lines, ships and deals to choose from. To help you out, we’ve picked out some of the hardest choices you’ll have to...

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8 cruise myths exposed Don’t let fallacies about cruising to deter you from enjoying a once-in-a-lifetime holidays at sea. Here are eight of most common misconceptions about cruises and why, in reality, they shouldn’t stop you experiencing the cruise lifestyle for yourself. I’ll feel claustrophobic If you’re prone to claustrophobia and worried that you’ll feel trapped on a cruise...

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Common mistakes of first-time cruisers If you’re a first-time cruiser, take a look through our collection common cruising gaffes and find out which all-too-frequent blunders you should avoid when you decide to set sail for a holiday at sea. Assuming all-inclusive means that EVERYTHING is included Even if you manage to secure a fantastic all-inclusive deal on your chosen cruise,...

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8 secrets the cruise lines won't tell you How to sneak alcohol on-board When it comes to bringing your own alcohol aboard a cruise ship to avoid paying high prices at the bar or to make sure you have access to your favourite tipple throughout your voyage, different cruise lines have different policies. Some lines might let you get away with bringing the...

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Top 5 cruise gadgets

Thanks to the power of science there’s a veritable smörgstechbord of cruise gadgets available to the modern cruise enthusiast. To help you find your ideal cruise gadgets, we have compiled a definitive list of our top five that could take your next cruise holiday into the realms of science fiction. Or at least give you…

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The week before your cruise

So, after scouring for the perfect itinerary offered by the cruise line which suits you best, you’ve finally booked your cruise. OK, maybe you’re not quite ready to book and want to find out a little more about the experience. Either way, I thought a guide to preparing for your cruise in the week before…

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Top packing hacks to improve your cruise Packing for a cruise can be a daunting task, and once you’ve crammed your holiday clothes into a suitcase you could be left thinking: what else do I need? To help you pack for your next cruise, we’ve compiled a list of helpful packing hacks, many of which will hopefully help make your cruise getaway...

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