Expert Cruise Advice and Travel Inspiration

Planning a cruise holiday or craving some travel inspiration? Let our expert advice and destination guides pique your wanderlust.

Cruise118.com Advice is full of everything you could need to get more from your cruise holidays. From local cuisine and natural wonders to practical advice and behind the scenes glimpses into on-board life, our travel and lifestyle experts cover it all.

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You wouldn’t expect to come across North America’s tallest waterslide while sailing through the Bahamas. But there it is, on the horizon, a candy-coloured landmark standing proudly to attention and towering over the tiny castaway isle of CocoCay. This is Royal Caribbean International’s newly-developed island resort called Perfect Day at CocoCay – a hedonistic playground...

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Following the recent news regarding the collapse of Thomas Cook on Monday 23 September, there is sure to be many questions surrounding the topic. If you're affected by cancelled holidays or looking to see what you need to do next, please read our FAQs below to help provide some further answers. I have booked by...

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From avid cruisers to those who have never-cruised-before, everyone has an opinion on cruising holidays. The cruise industry is built on the foundations of tradition and heritage which is long and rich, but not necessarily how they should still be perceived. Let us debunk some of the common misconceptions of cruising below! Cruises are just for old people One of the most common myths...

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Visiting a ship and exploring the cruise line’s facilities allows us to offer expert advice and maintain our award-winning customer service when you’re booking a cruise. Our close relationships with the cruise lines combined with our first-hand knowledge of the ships ensures you have everything you need at your fingertips for your next sailing. One of these trips was on-board Cunard's Queen...

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Picture this. You’re sipping a cocktail under the warm rays of the Caribbean sun. Music plays in the background and a buzz of holiday-makers surround the pool, chatting about their days.  You start thinking, “I’d love to come back here” or “Maybe next time I’ll stay for longer?” Before you know it, plans of your next getaway start being formulated...

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Visiting a ship and exploring the cruise line’s facilities allows our Cruise Concierge to offer expert advice and maintain our award-winning customer service when you’re booking a cruise. Our close relationships with the cruise lines, combined with our first-hand knowledge of the ships, ensures you have everything you need at your fingertips for your next sailing. One of these trips was aboard Princess...

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As cruise ships begin to cater to younger audiences, demand changes for what’s offered on-board. Forward-thinking and innovative new additions to your dining experience or embarkation process can make your cruise that much more enjoyable and, with the cruise industry booming as 30 million passengers are expected to set sail this year, it’s the best time to take technology to the high seas. Smartphones...

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Step aboard Celebrity Silhouette for unrivalled relaxation and extraordinary fine dining as she sails to the Norwegian Fjords for an eight-night sailing with our Performance Analyst, Lia George. See what she thought of her time on-board and explore the Norwegian Fjords with Celebrity Cruises. Initial impressions I was welcomed with a glass of bubbly and...

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