The sea seen from the swimming deck on-board Crown Princess

Sail with the stars on-board Crown Princess in 2017

Princess Cruises is offering you the chance to sail with the stars, with a brand new roster of guest speakers for Crown Princess cruises departing from UK ports. As part of its ‘Encounters with Discovery’ series, the cruise line has enlisted a fantastic group of speakers from the world of royalty, entertainment, politics and sport. […]

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New CMV Columbus ship sailing a calm sea

CMV’s new flagship arrives in Singapore

It’s official – Cruise & Maritime Voyages has taken delivery of its new flagship! Columbus landed in Singapore on 12th April, and work has already started on refitting the former P&O vessel. Columbus originally sailed as Pacific Pearl for P&O Cruises Australia, and looks set to bring a touch of pizzazz to the CMV fleet. […]

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Princess Cruises names its first brand ambassador as Phillip Schofield!

Not content with launching the revolutionary Ocean Medallion, Princess Cruises has now announced the name of its first ever brand ambassador. We are very pleased to report that the ambassador in question is none other than (drum roll please)… This Morning’s Phillip Schofield! That’s right, the silver fox himself will be taking to the seas […]

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Deck of CMV Marco Polo ship

Adventure for less with £299pp Cruise and Maritime Voyages cruise!

Cruise lines sail to some truly spectacular destinations: offering passengers the chance to experience the world like never before. The only problem is that some of these cruise holidays come with a hefty price tag, and can’t be enjoyed by everyone. Well, until now, that is… Cruise and Maritime Voyages has launched a fantastic itinerary […]

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Vegan cruise ship food with lentils and pastry

Cruise & Maritime Voyages launches vegan only cruise

With the rise in popularity of vegan diets, it was only a matter of time before a cruise line offered something very special to its plant-based passengers. That’s right, Cruise & Maritime Voyages has launched a seven night vegan only cruise. On sale now, the cruise will take place on Cruise & Maritime Voyages’ new […]

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You’ll soon be able to watch Eastenders on your cruise ship

BBC are launching a new channel exclusively for ships – BBC HD. Passengers aboard P&O Cruises and Cunard Line ships will be the first to be able to enjoy the new channel when it airs later this month. The channel will also become available on other cruise lines later in the year. Programmes on the […]

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Princess Medallion

Princess cruises launch wearable medallion technology

Cruising is becoming suddenly very futuristic, as Princess Cruises launch a new piece of technology that revolutionise your cruise experience – the Ocean Medallion. The same size as a 10 pence piece, the medallion will provide information to guests during their cruise to give a more personalised on-board experience. Unlocking the door to your stateroom […]

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2017: What can we expect to see in the world of cruises?

We asked Gary Buchanan, one of the UK’s leading cruise journalists, for his insights on what we can expect to see from the cruise industry in 2017. MSC Cruises’ new mega ships It seems growth in the cruise industry knows no bounds. Last year Royal Caribbean introduced the largest ship in the world in terms […]

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4 new cruise ships to watch out for in 2017

2017 is set to be an amazing year for cruising with a host of new and exciting ships to look forward to. We’ve picked out the the ones that we’re most excited about… Seabourn Encore Seabourn’s new ship will be the first new ship of the new year when she makes her inaugural sailing on […]

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Liverpool Cruise Terminal

Liverpool celebrates record-breaking year for cruising

The city of Liverpool is celebrating a record-breaking year in 2016, welcoming more cruise ships to the city than ever before, and bringing in over £7 million. Liverpool Cruise Terminal have released a new video which showcases what it is that cruisers love about Liverpool. Watch it here… In 2016, 114,676 cruise passengers and crew came […]

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