What a Breakaway

Last Monday (29th April 13) I was lucky enough to spend 24 hours on Norwegian Cruise Lines (NCL) Brand new ship ‘Norwegian Breakaway.  Here is my review of this fantastic ship and my day onboard.

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Top 10 small cruise ships in the world

I saw this on my Twitter feed today, It was the results of a recent poll.  As the small ship concept really interests me I thought I would share it with you.  The thing is small ships can get into those unusual ports rather than the same old itinerary you end up with something fresh and exciting.  Not only that, there is also the fact that they are much more intimate and I feel you get much more of a personal service.  Obviously most of the ships featured in the top 10 are from the luxury brands, but there are many other brands which feature smaller ships of various star ratings.

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Ive done it!!

Yes finally I have completed  6 of the biggest training courses that are available to agents.

They are :

Royal Carribbean (captain level), Celebrity (captain level), Azamara(Captain level), P&O (Commodore level), Cunard (Commodore level) and Princess Cruises (Commodore level).

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The new cruise trend : All Inclusive drinks packages

Over the past few months there has been a rise in cruiselines offering All Inclusive drinks packages.  So many of the 6 star cruises have been All Inclusive for a long time, but now the rest seem to be joining in.  The All Inclusive packages tend to be at an extra supplement, but at the moment there are some great offers for Free All Inclusive packages.

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2013 is here

2012 was a strange year for me.  I found myself made redundant due to a company takeover and relocation, having spent 11 years working my way up to a management role.  Lucky for me thats where Cruise.co.uk stepped in and offered me a position, going back to my sales roots (which has been simply fantastic).  I joined in May 2012 and have enjoyed working for such a forward thinking innovative company which holds the same customer service values which I always have.

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Feeling Festive

Well as we near Christmas, im looking forward to a relaxing weekend.  The tree has been bought and decorated, the decorations have been brought out of the loft and put up.  Christmas presents have been bought and (nearly) wrapped and the usual festive treats have been purchased.

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5 Reasons to Cruise

When I first thought about cruising, it didnt really fill me with excitement.  But I went on my first cruise in 2002 (see my 

Im Back….

Well after a week or so with my blog page down due to some technical issues, it seems that i am back.  So watch this space – more blogs coming soon…

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I’m back…..

Well I had a great Holiday in Fuerteventura, I took the family to Corralejo.  It was my first time in the Canaries and the weather was fantastic.  I was determined to have a very relaxing holiday after a very busy year so far, and relax i did.

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Im going on my holidays

Well its that time of year when i pack the tanning oil, eat unhealthly and skip the gym!!

I will be out off the office from 2nd August to 20th August.  Flying out to the Canary Islands, somewhere I have not visited….and yes I tell my customers I hate flying and much prefer to cruise out of the UK – which is true, but this year I fancied a change.

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