Winter is coming!!!!

If you are a die-hard fan of Game of Thrones or GoT as it is known by us “Throners” then time is running out for you to visit King’s Landing, Capital of Westeros, which is filmed in Croatia.

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Catch up with the McIntyres!

I think what makes cruise.co.uk different is the fact that we are real people and as such have normal lives just like you. I love sharing my life with my clients and many of you have become friends over the years and for those that don’t know me that well here is your chance to meet me and my family.

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Fancy sharing your cruise with 2500 hairy bikers or swingers!!

There was a recent article in a newspaper about a family that had their Caribbean cruise ruined by 2500 hairy bikers on their annual “High Seas Rally”. The family in question had booked a week on Freedom of the Seas and were looking forward to relaxing on board!. What they were not expecting was belly flopping competitions alongside best beard competitions and best body art competitions. This was compounded by loud and vulgar language and dare I say it- some of them were having intimate encounters in the jacuzzi’s.

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Cruising to the movies!

Have you cruised to any well known film locations? Check below to see how many you can tick off. 

Dubrovnik

 This beautiful city is home to the George R R Martin’s series called Game of Thrones. 

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Cruise Ship or Nursing Home!!

Unbelievably there was a study of the costs involved for staying in a nursing home and permanently staying on a cruise ship! The research was undertaken by two medical students in the US and was actually published in the Journal of Medicine. It is said to have been based on 86 year old, Bea Muller, who decided when her husband died she would stay at sea as it was cheaper than a nursing home.

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Airing my dirty washing in public!

I hate socks! Small socks, large socks or any sock as in my house this sock mountain photograph is the norm and you can be sure at the end I am left with at least ten lone socks. This got me thinking about the ships laundry and how do they manage.

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Travel Insurance – Do I have to?

No you don’t but are you prepared for a loved one to die in squalor?

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Cruising with The Simpsons

The Simpsons are a family of cartoon characters that have been on the screen in both the US and UK for several years. I was pleased to see recently that even they had been converted to cruising.

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Life is a beach……..a coloured beach!!

Did you know that there are a variety of different coloured beaches all over the world. There are green, red, pink, black, white, orange and even purple!

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Military benefits? I don’t think so do you?

We all know that our armed forces do a great job and are extremely brave but are they really more deserving than others?

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