Category: First Cruise

Articles and advice to make your first cruise amazing!

cruise dress codes

Don’t let Dress Codes put you off!

Dress Codes Dress Codes can be a big issue and one that could really discourage people from even going on a cruise. I love dressing up and it’s probably one of the main reasons I love going on cruises. You can wander around in your casual…

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Inside Cabins: What you Need to Know

Inside Cabins I was checking my email the other day and I noticed something that I really wanted to share about inside Cabins. I go on about it quite a lot but I think if you are young and you are on a budget it’s really important.…

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My Cruise Bucket List

Cruise Bucket List I have been on quite a few cruises and visited a lot of different countries, but when you travel I think it can make you greedy. I always want to experience more! I am always happy to revisit places I have been before…

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No Fly Cruises: Are they really that good?

No Fly Cruise People tend to think that cruising and hot weather go hand in hand. Sometimes though getting there can be half the fun. I think sometimes that people forget how nice it can be on a no-fly cruise. You just travel to the port…

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How to Choose the Perfect Cabin

I would never want to try and tell someone which cabin they should book when they are choosing their cruise. I do however think there are some tips that can be followed to help people make the right choice. I know I could definitely have done with…

first cruise tips

7 Tips for First Time Cruisers

Check out the Gratuities Gratuities are normally automatically added to your bill when you go on a cruise. It will be a set amount for each day that you are on the ship. These are then shared out equally among everyone that has served you while…

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How to Get a Bargain: Unsold Cabins

Grab a Bargain Cruise I really do think if you are looking for a bargain holiday you can’t really go wrong with a cruise. You can get some amazing prices and Grab a Bargain Cruise. If you are clever you can get so much for your money.…

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To Tip or Not to Tip?

To tip or not to tip? On Saturday I am going on a 10-night cruise on The Queen Victoria with Cunard. So I have been reading up a lot on auto gratuities and how tipping on cruise ships works. As there are 2 of us going…