It took a while for the features of MS Koningsdam to filter into the consciousness, but on reflection this is a rather special ship.
The Saga Sapphire is a small ship with a few surprises, adventurous decor and a pleasant feel throughout. The Saga proposition also includes much that you need to take account of to ensure you see the full value in the price.
If learning along the way and discovering the destination and the associated culture are what matters to you – you have what Swan Hellenic would call ‘a mind to travel’ . They cater for those who enjoy discovery, learning from renowned guest speakers, appreciate the ambiance of a country house, as well as sophisticated dining and entertainment.
Ventura is similar to sister ship Azura but with individual elements. A big ship, but one with varied places and spaces so you can feel like you’re going out to a different venue each night.
Marco Polo is a ship that has been sailing in a particular style for quite a while – many love her, but be sure you like small ship comfortable cruising without the thrills and facilities of the newer ships.
Harmony of the Seas is the biggest cruise ship in the world – Royal Caribbean continue to innovate the cruise experience & this ship can be a destination in itself – but of course she will also take you to fabulous destinations!
Amadeus, a family-operated river cruise line with a range of high quality ships sailing popular itineraries, and allowing you to tailor your experience.
The new Royal Caribbean ship OvationOfTheSeas is a Quantum Class ship with a huge array of facilities, activities, innovations and spaces to enable you to mould your holiday to what you most want from it. It’s a big ship, be prepared to be wowed!
A special style to sail aboard for a luxury river cruise experience – check our guide to Uniworld’s River Empress
The CLIA River Cruise Convention 2015 was a brilliant chance for us to get an overview of ships from Tauck, Uniworld, Amadeus, AMAWaterways, Croisi Europe, Scenic, and ARosa – exploring some of the latest facilities and ideas in river cruising.
Having never sailed with Norwegian Cruise Line before we were not sure what to expect. We knew Norwegian Escape was going to be good, all shiny and new but was surprised at the elegant muted tones in the cabins and some of the communal areas. NCL are well known for their Freestyle Cruising where you can eat anywhere…
The Magellan has been a new ship to Cruise and Maritime Voyages in 2015, having also undergone a mini revamp and refurbishment. She is a medium sized ship, and sails a variety of itineraries around the world, mainly sailing from and returning to the London Tilbury Cruise Terminal. Magellan is an adult only ship. At…