The style of Ponant aboard all it’s vessels is clearly French, sailing under the French flag and with a French emphasis on design, service, cuisine and wine!
We often sailed overnight to the head of a Fjord – to small towns and villages, such as Skjolden. These communities seemed delighted to welcome cruise guests. After the opportunity to take an adventurous excursion or explore the villages, we sailed back down the fjords heading towards the sea during the afternoon and early evening
The Sail-Away party up around the Coral Pool and Breakers Bar was a lively and fun event where it seemed almost all the passengers had come out to wave goodbye. If you prefer some peace and quiet there are plenty of other place on the ship where you could watch Southampton disappearing….
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.
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!
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…
Cruise holidays are increasingly becoming the first choice for a wider range of people – single travellers, couples, families, friends and groups are hopping on-board, chosing from a wider range of cruises than ever. As part of one of the UK’s largest specialist cruise agencies, we can give you access to some of the best…