In light of recent events, many areas of the Caribbean have been affected by Hurricane Irma. As a result, some Caribbean itineraries face port alterations where destinations have been significantly damaged by the storm. Following a statement from the Caribbean Tourism Organisation (CTO), Antigua was spared major damage and further north, in the Bahamas, this […]
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Has your TV viewing felt a little empty since the final episode of February’s Cruising with Jane McDonald? Well, our favourite cruiser is back on Friday 1st September 2017! Which ships will take centre stage? After her previous voyages with MSC Cruises, Holland America Line and the river cruise line, Uniworld, Jane will be taking […]
Independence of the Seas has a reputation as extraordinary as its on-board offering. It has been voted the best ship sailing from the UK, and as such, has been gifted a multi-million pound makeover. That’s right, as of May 2018 Royal Caribbean’s Independence of the Seas will sail with even more ‘first-at-sea’s than ever before! […]
It might be two years since Cuba opened its doors to cruise ships, but thanks to last year’s lifting of the US embargo, exciting new Caribbean itineraries are still pouring in. The latest come from Carnival – five additional voyages complementing the Cuba cruises it launched earlier this year. Sailing on 17th February, 2nd July […]
Norwegian Cruise Line continues to astound us with ships like Norwegian Pearl and Norwegian Getaway, but it is Norwegian Bliss that is literally racing ahead of the competition! That’s right, this upcoming vessel will feature an exhilarating race track – a first for a ship based in North America. Passengers can indulge their need for […]
Celebrity Cruises has made history once again. Not content at being the first cruise line to appoint an American female captain, it is now the first to appoint a second female captain! Dedicated to advancing the role of women in leadership, Celebrity first hired Captain Kate McCue to helm Celebrity Summit in 2015. Now, Ecuadorian […]
The Travel Weekly Agent Achievement Awards are always an exciting time for us. After all, how could you not get excited about a glitzy ceremony and the anticipation that you might just win that prestigious award? Well, we can reveal that we did just that – you are looking at the winners of Travel […]
Pacific Princess might be Princess Cruises’ smallest ship, but don’t expect her to scrimp on luxury. The sophisticated cruise ship has been given a multi-million pound refurbishment fit for royalty, and is ready to spoil guests with all the indulgences they could wish for. Bringing Pacific Princess up to date This stunning Princess Cruises refit […]
Cunard’s focus on traditional luxury cruising extends beyond the cruise line’s on-board offering. Through hand-picked partnerships with world-renowned luxury brands, it seeks to provide experiences unrivalled by many other luxury cruise lines. Now, Cunard is going one step further by launching a set of brand new premium partnerships. What can you expect from Cunard’s partnerships? […]
Were you as sad as the Cruise118.com team when we heard that Royal Caribbean was halting sailings from New Orleans? The cruise line ended sailings departing from this vibrant city three years ago, when its two year agreement with the Port of New Orleans came to a close. Now, however, Royal Caribbean is back in […]