Posted on Dec 9, 2016
it’s hardly a new concept to the cruise industry and has slowly been on the up for a number of years now with many passengers sacrificing their beloved ocean cruises to take a more relaxed voyage down one of the many beautiful rivers that world has on offer.
Posted on Nov 25, 2016
The cruise line has just announced that they are to make a comeback to Southampton. Long overdue in my opinion, others may disagree but I am a firm believer in value for money and I think that’s exactly what you get with MSC! The cruise line has always received mixed reviews, mainly due to its European influence on board but if your open minded, you’ll have a great time! I will be one of the first looking for my 2018 cruise when the itineraries are released!
Posted on Nov 11, 2016
I’m sure that this will be a change welcomed by P&O fans across the country. The cruise line has received a lot of criticism in the past few months regarding the overall experience. I have heard many negative reviews regarding the food, attention to detail and overall experience. Many believe that this is due to the company cost cutting and trying to save money to lower their prices but hopefully this is soon to change!
Posted on Oct 28, 2016
It sounds like a scene from a dramatic film but in fact in did happen in real life! My clients were travelling to Corfu to join the Thomson Dream a couple of weeks ago when their flight got caught up in a storm as they approached the Greek islands. As the plane started to land to descend to land, they were informed by the captain to brace and before they knew it, they were going back up again!
Posted on Oct 14, 2016
One of my favourite cruise lines, in my opinion, the service, entertainment, added extra’s and of course the modern ships are second to none and I’m sure many people will agree. However my views have slightly changed this week after the cruise line came under fire from one of my clients who had just returned from a sailing on the constellation.
Posted on Sep 30, 2016
Probably one of the most important things to consider when choosing your cabin location – will it be free from noise. One would assume that these days, technological and cruise ship advances would mean that this would be something that we would not need to worry about but unfortunately not! there are a few ships still around that suffer from engine and vibration noise although saying that, it is a lot less common these days!
Posted on Sep 16, 2016
I would like to say that this is a rarity but unfortunately this is not the first time I have heard of a fight on board!
the incident took place between passengers on the Carnival Glory which left Miami on Saturday. Pictures have been sprawled over the internet showing around a dozen passengers punching, kicking and wrestling. It is believed that a security guard tried to stop the fight but was unsuccessful. Carnival is renowned for having how shall we say – a more ‘fun loving guest’ but this really is disgraceful!
Posted on Sep 2, 2016
So the children are almost back to school after the summer holidays, so the next major event on the calendar is….? begins with C and ends with S Yes you guessed it, it’ll soon be Christmas!
Posted on Aug 19, 2016
It’s a question that we are asked almost on a daily basis and unfortunately there is never a right answer! There are so many factors that Influence the price such as how many cabins the cruise line has already sold, where is the cruise going to etc. etc. but this varies every year, so what might have been a good time to book last year does not necessarily mean that it is this year! And this is the same throughout the tourism industry not just cruises!
Posted on Aug 5, 2016
Well I never thought i’d see the day! yes it is true, named ‘little skippers’ the kids club will be featured on all 4 of the Fred Olsen ships but fortunately for some and unfortunately for others, the club will only operate during peak holiday times.