Top Ocean Cruise Agency - Cruise118

Cruise118 wins again at annual TTG Top 50 awards is proud to reveal that we have been named the Top Ocean Cruise Agency in the UK and Ireland! More than 500 agencies and branches had put themselves forward for TTG’s Top 50 Travel Agencies 2019, from which a shortlist of 100 finalists across 20 categories were revealed. has been named the UK […]

Drinks - Cocktails on a cruise

Finalists announced for finest bartenders at sea

The Bacardi Legacy Cocktail Competition has been going since 2016, with a specialised category in cruise – seeking out the top tipples and bartenders in the industry. This year, competitors were set the challenge to make a brand-new Bacardi rum-based cocktail, with over 1,200 entries! The final five have recently been announced, representing mainstream cruise […]

Oasis of the Seas - Royal Caribbean

Top cruise lines of 2018

As we countdown to the start of a new year, the cruise line industry begins to reflect on the last 12 months and see which cruise lines have made waves in 2018. From huge fleet expansions to innovative new on-board experiences, see which cruise lines have been top of our list this 2018. Winners of […]

Agent Achievement Awards wins Cruise Agency of 2018

Announced at the Travel Weekly Agent Achievement Awards on Thursday 12 July, scooped up the prize of Best Large Cruise Agency of the Year 2018 – a second time running! The award ceremony is the biggest celebration of the travel trade in the UK, with 1,000 people attending. The Agent Achievement Awards also recognises […]

Viking Sea being built in the shipyard, waiting to float out

What happens during a dry dock?

It’s often you hear of ships going into dry docks and being out of action for a few months at a time. Cruise ships take advantage of this time by replacing fixtures and fittings, repaired the ship or even undergoing mass refurbishments. How does it work? Much in the same way as a canal’s lock […]

Top view of the Celebrity Flora ship - Celebrity's newest addition to the fleet

Celebrity Flora due to blossom in 2019

A new and custom-designed ship, Celebrity Flora will mark an evolutionary turning point for Celebrity Cruises. Complete with environmentally-friendly design and luxurious amenities, this ship will make her maiden voyage in May 2019. She will feature all-suite accommodation for 100 passengers and comprise operating systems designed to have minimal impact on the environment, mainly within […]

You can now pay for your cruise with monthly direct debit payments

Pay by direct debit with

If you are looking to book your next cruise soon, why not take advantage of our direct debit scheme? From paying low deposits and handy monthly instalments, to enjoying 0% interest, the benefits of direct debit mean there is no better time to book your cruise with! At, we are on-hand to provide […]

Wildflowers and lush grass blooming in front of a lake in Alaska during spring

Return to Alaska for Cunard

For the first time in more than two decades, Cunard has announced that it will return to Alaska in 2019. Queen Elizabeth will sail back to the regions icy ports in May 2019, remaining there through June for her first season. Alaskan adventures Itineraries will feature cruises through the Inside Passage amidst dramatic waterfalls and […]