Category: Cruise Reviews

Cruise reviews from my holidays around the world.

summer or winter cruise

Ship Visit: Caribbean Princess

Ship Visit Caribbean Princess Last week I was lucky enough to be invited on a ship visit by Princess Cruises. It was to spend the day on board the Caribbean Princess while it was docked in Southampton for change over day, before embarking on its next…

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The Best Afternoon Tea at Sea

The Best Afternoon Tea at Sea I love afternoon tea. It’s one the nicest ways to spend an afternoon, whether you are on holiday or just out for the day and I’ve tried a lot of them! Both on land and at sea. If I’m staying…

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Guest Blog: How Old is your Cruise Ship?

The Old Vistaford Cruise Ship Many years ago, when the Dead Sea was just ill, I accompanied my wife, Jennifer, to attend the launch of the new Austin Metro on the Isle of Man, which if you have not visited is an island between the Island…

summer or winter cruise

Queen Mary 2: The Kennels

Queen Mary 2 Kennels I recently got back from a cruise on the newly refurbished Queen Mary 2. It was such an interesting ship, with so much to discover and so much history still present on the ship. I could have wandered around for days just…

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The Cruise Show 2016

The Cruise Show Yesterday I went to the Daily Mail Cruise Show in Birmingham. I really wasn’t sure what to expect as this was the first time I had been to something like this. I thought it might be a really good opportunity to see all the…

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Titanic Experience, Belfast

Titanic Experience Belfast So a couple of weeks ago I went for a short break to Belfast. Now while I’m not strictly writing about a cruise. I did want to write a post about our visit to the Titanic Experience Belfast. This is a museum about…

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Norway on the Aurora

Norway P&O Aurora So the first cruise that I went on with my husband was to Norway P&O Aurora. We wanted to go away for a week. We didn’t know where and we didn’t have loads of money to spend. So my mum suggested going on…

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Christmas Markets on the Oriana

Christmas Markets Oriana Last December I went on a Christmas Markets Oriana Cruise with my mum on the Oriana with P&O. It was a short cruise, just 4 nights from Southampton. The weather was really bad when we boarded the ship. We were supposed to have…

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Best of Britannia

Britannia Iberia Cruise My husband and I went on an Iberian cruise on the Britannia at the beginning of May. We booked very last minute about a week before we went, but even so everything was sorted out for us and our P&O Cruise Personaliser (P&O’s…