About Me

I live in Bromsgrove and work for Cruise.co.uk as a home worker, I'm only 5 minutes away from our Head Office in Redditch. Now for those of you not entirely sure of the beautiful sights that Redditch has to offer, if you go into any good book shop and ask for a…

Posted on Apr 11, 2018
Are you a big ship lover???

It was great to read my colleagues post last week when they returned off the Symphony of the seas. The ship looked fantastic and I can certainly see her selling well over the next year now that she's officially afloat. With such a large range of activities to do on…

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Posted on Mar 28, 2018
What’s in a name……

Having worked overseas with Thomson Holidays for several years I have to say I'm finding it very difficult to get my head round the recent name change to 'Marella Cruises'. Thomson had always been a very favourable brand name for a huge volume of overseas package Holidays over the years,…

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Posted on Mar 13, 2018
Low deposits for 2019

Every year passengers always ask when is the best time to book our next cruise? If you are looking for 2019 or 2020 sailings the answer is now........Many cruise lines have released their new sailings this month, with new itineraries and exiting early booking offers, now is the time to…

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Posted on Feb 27, 2018
Aurora adults only, happy days……….

I was pleased to hear the news last week that P&O are re-branding the Aurora to an Adult only ship after her refit next year. She was the first ship I ever sailed on and is a firm favourite with many of my customers. With the sale of Adonia to…

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Posted on Feb 12, 2018
Are You Loving Jane?

Have you been watching 'Cruising with Jane McDonald? If not, check it out Fridays, 9pm, Chanel 5. I don't get much time these days to watch TV, and working within the cruise Industry, I'll be completely honest, the last thing I want to be doing on a Friday night after a…

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Posted on Jan 29, 2018
We Loved Ireland…

After Christmas, along with two of my best friends we decided to jump in our camper van and head over to Ireland to spend the New Year in Cork. Being a bit of a last minute decision we booked the ferry, set the Satnav, filled the van with several bottles…

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Posted on Oct 22, 2017
Heading to the Caribbean?

With major hurricanes bartering through the United Stated and the Caribbean over the last couple of months I have received a huge amount of calls from obviously concerned passengers as to whether their cruise will still be happening, and if so will the itinerary still be the same. Having worked…

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Posted on Oct 6, 2017
Oh dear P&O

With so many of my regular P&O passengers being elated when the Adonia returned back to the P&O fleet, again they have to go through the same disappointment to see her go. What on earth are you doing P&O. This is something I always get my bee in a bonnet…

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Posted on Sep 22, 2017
Are you ATOL protected???

With the recent Ryan air melt down, it has highlighted just how important it is to be ATOL protected. Here at cruise.co.uk we ensure you are fully covered from tip to toe. But what does it actually mean to be ATOL protected??? Basically it means if things go wrong we…

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Posted on Sep 8, 2017
How good was Royal Caribbean for kids???

Well it's safe to say we had a great time on board the Navigator of the sea's last week, as I've not long got back, I've not managed to download all our photo's yet so I'll do a more detailed blog next week to divulge some of the best bits,…

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