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 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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Posted on Aug 24, 2017
Navigator here we come…..

Tomorrow we're heading down to Southampton to join the Navigator of the seas for a 7 night cruise, and it's safe to say we are thoroughly looking forward to it. There's myself and my partner Mark, his Son Ashley, partner Sam and their 3 children Maddison, Oliver and Phoebe. We've…

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Posted on Aug 18, 2017
Themed cruises all the way……….

I had to smile this week when I read about Bonnie Tyler making a guest appearance on board 'Oasis of the seas' to help get passengers in the spirit to experience the Solar eclipse. Very clever Royal Caribbean, it's almost as good as an episode of 'Homes under the hammer'.…

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Posted on Aug 4, 2017
Don’t miss the boat……..

Reports are in stating that European Airports are in meltdown due to increases in security resulting in passengers been left in queues for hours on end and even some passengers missing flights even when arriving at the Airport at least 3 hours prior to take off. My advice if you…

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Posted on Jul 21, 2017
Book now for 2018…..

So many passengers always ask me when is the best time to book, will we get a better deal if we leave it to a few months before the cruise departs. At the rate cruises are selling for next year my advice is don't delay start looking & booking now…

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Posted on Jul 7, 2017
Look out for Phil on your next cruise

Princess cruises have recently proudly announced that Phillip Schofield is to become their first UK Brand ambassador. How exciting. Not only is Phil a huge fan of fine dining and good wines he is also loved by the nation so I'm sure he will be sharing some of his experiences…

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Posted on Jun 24, 2017
New underwater experience for Royal Caribbean

As Cruise lines go I've always said I prefer the more traditional ship with no gimmicks, just good food and drink, good entertainment and company. I'm happy with that. Although I do appreciate that Cruise Lines have to move with the times to entice a new younger audience, as our…

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Posted on Jun 10, 2017
Take me back to the 70’s……..

Our Cruise Bulletin featured a great article recently that got me thinking how our expectations have changed over the years, and how great it would be to turn the clock back 50 years and feature some of the entertainment and accommodation on ships that we were lucky enough to have…

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Posted on May 27, 2017
Increased security for cruisers???

With the recent events in Manchester this week it obviously makes us all think about the security around travelling and being in places where large groups of people gather. The perfect target for a cruise ship springs to mind. I recently took a short mini cruise on P&O Ventura and…

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