Why We’ve Booked A Cruise and Why You Should Too

As part-time travellers picking where to head on a two-week break is a tough decision. It is a big chunk of time to allocate to one trip. Therefore it is important to make the right decision. After hours of scouring the internet and ruling a lot of places out, we eventually decided on a cruise. Yes, we’ll be heading to Jamaica, before sailing around the Caribbean and Central America in January 2019. It took us a long time to reach the decision to book it as there are a number of misconceptions surrounding hitting the high seas. However, after a lot of…

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Everything You Should Know About Taking an Independent Island Hopping Holiday

It’s increasingly common for people to spend their holidays out on the water sailing between different islands. It’s a good way of kicking back, seeing a few different places and getting away from the confines and trappings of ordinary life. There are some things you should know and understand before you set off on your island hopping holiday though. You don’t want to derail your holiday just because you didn’t know what you were getting into.

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Sail The Mediterranean, See The Sights and Make Some Cruise Mates

We love Spain and have visited many times over the years, in fact, a visit to the island of Majorca with my parents is one of my first ever travel memories. Spain is the perfect summer holiday destination in southwestern Europe and in a prime location in the Mediterranean. It offers sunshine, friendly locals, great food, history, culture and the coastal towns offer crystal clear waters. It is perfect for all the family, from the young to the young at heart. However, it is important to remember that Spain incorporates not only the main land but the Balearic and Canary…

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7 Cruise Lines for a Romantic Getaway

Cruising is a rather romantic way to spend some time with your loved one. There is something novel about snuggling on a deck while the sun is setting on top of the wide-open sea. It’s an even better way of getting away from it all – you always feel like you don’t need to worry about the world when you are on a cruise. It’s just you and the other cruisers – nothing else matters. If the romantic thought of going on a cruise appeals to you, then you have plenty of options in terms of cruise lines. So, which…

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What are the Most Common Misconceptions Surrounding Cruise Holidays?

Over the years, cruise holidays have gained a number of myths, misconceptions and stereotypes that simply aren’t true. So, to help sink some of these most common fallacies, we’ve listed the most common ones and why they’re inaccurate:

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Nautical Niceties & 5 Reasons to Choose a Cruise

Nautical stripes sail (see what I did there) into fashion on a regular basis. There is something about the blue/black, white and red combination that screams summer to me. The second I see them, I can imagine myself sat on board a luxury cruise ship, sipping on a Mai Tai watching the sun set. So as nautical stripes are back with a bang this year I instantly fell in love with two of the many gorgeous pieces from the latest Pia Rossini collection. The elegant ‘Barcelona’ straw hat and equally stunning and very practical ‘Marina’ tote bag.

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