About Me

I have been with Cruise.co.uk for almost 8 years now and have loved every minute of it! Whilst working here I have had the opportunity to go on lots of exciting trips with the company and sample lots of different cruise lines. I have to say it’s the most varied…

Posted on May 15, 2018
I’m going on Independence of the Seas!

  As you read this blog post, I will be heading down to Southampton to board the Royal Caribbean Independence of the Seas for a 2night mini cruise over to Le Havre! I booked this cruise as a treat for my other half and little boy who is 4.5yrs old.…

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Posted on May 1, 2018
Forget the Royal Christening, MSC is where it will be at in 2019!

Forget the Christening of the new Royal Baby, MSC Cruises is where it's going to be at for 2019! MSC has announced that they will be having the Christening of its new Mega Ship, the Bellissima, in the UK next March! Southampton will be the place to be on March 2nd,…

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Posted on Apr 17, 2018
No, I haven’t just eaten all the pies!

So, people will have noticed in the office by now that my tummy seems to be expanding... There is a very good reason for it, and no, it's not because I have eaten too many pies, haha! I am actually expecting my second baby :) I am now in my second…

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Posted on Apr 3, 2018
Pinch Punch…Spring Is Coming! (honest)

Well, it's the 3rd April and the Bank Holiday weekend is well and truly over, I hope you all had a fabulous Easter?!! I most certainly did! My Easter weekend mainly consisted of consuming copious amounts of chocolate (well it has to be done) and spending some lovely time with my…

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Posted on Mar 20, 2018
Royal’s Private Island will literally blow you away!

Big Announcement from Royal Caribbean about a complete revamp of its Private Island, CoCoCay, injecting a whopping $200 to transform it into there all-new 'Perfect Day' Island. Currently, they have 1 Private Island in the Bahamas but they have just revealed big plans to launch a whole series of them in…

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Posted on Mar 6, 2018
No Kids Allowed!

P&O have made a bold move to change one of its Family Friendly ship, Aurora, into an adult only! She will join the Arcadia and the Oriana as P&O's Adult Only specific ships. The decision comes after P&O decided to sell there smallest Adult Only ship, the Adonia, to Royal Caribbean…

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Posted on Feb 19, 2018
The Independence gets some jazzy new additions!

Royal Caribbean's Independence of the Seas has always been a firm family favourite sailing out of Southampton with something to offer everyone who sails on her. So much so she was even voted the best ship sailing out of Southampton! She entered service in April 2008 so is coming up…

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Posted on Feb 1, 2018
Cruising Around The World…In Festivals!

There are many famous and amazing Festivals that take place around the World bringing people together in a variety of celebrations and culture. These Festivals can be sometimes quite hard to get to for the normal person and almost never tie in with a cruise  - until now! Princess Cruises…

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Posted on Jan 18, 2018
My Day with Emirates (the airline!)

  Just before I broke up for Christmas, myself and a few of my colleagues spent the day at Birmingham International Airport, being hosted by Emirates, to go onboard one of the Airbus A380's! I was quite looking forward to this as I have never had the opportunity to fly with…

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Posted on Jan 3, 2018
Here’s to 2018…what will it hold??

Happy New Year all! I hope you all had a lovely Christmas with loved ones and a very Happy New Year. I am back at work now after a lovely break off of about 2 and a half weeks. In the cruise game, we work really hard during the busy…

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