About Me

I am part of the furniture here at cruise.co.uk being the longest serving sales consultant, with 19 years service. It doesn't stop there as I started in travel when I left school 20 years ago and my passion for travel has never sunk, pardon the pun! My career kicked off…

Posted on Apr 18, 2018
Royal Caribbean and Technology……

Royal Caribbean seem to always be one step ahead from the rest when it comes to technology. They seem to be investing to make sure they have the infrastructure on their ships to have correct Wi-Fi and the latest technologies. The newer Royal Caribbean ships are all using a new…

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Posted on Apr 3, 2018
The launch of the Symphony of the Seas…

Its an exciting week this week for Royal Caribbean as the Symphony of the Seas is launched. The Symphony is the 4th Oasis class ship and will now be the largest passenger ship ever constructed. She is 228,021 gt and 1188 feet in length. With 18 decks she will accommodate…

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Posted on Mar 16, 2018
Independence gets some new additions!!

Independence of the Seas – voted the best ship sailing out of Southampton will be undergoing a multi-million pound make-over bringing some amazing new additions to bring her up to the modern standards of the newer ships. I sailed on her last August with my family and had an amazing…

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Posted on Mar 1, 2018
P&O – What, no children!!

So it seems P&O are taking a ship away from the family market and will become Adults Only. Not that the Aurora was the most popular family ship in the P&O fleet. This will happen from next spring after her major refit in Spring 2019. I think the Aurora will…

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Posted on Feb 15, 2018
Paying for a sunbed?

Would you pay to guarantee a sunbed?? As you all know in the world of cruising if you want to have the best cabin on the ship in the best position then you pay for the privilege. The higher and more midship you go then the more expensive it is.…

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Posted on Feb 2, 2018

With so many different festivals around the World, which are proving to be more and more popular. Princess Cruises have announced they will be taking you around the World “Festival Form” You will have the chance to learn all about the different festivals while you are on board the cruises.…

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Posted on Jan 18, 2018
My day out with Emirates…..

Just before Christmas I was invited to Birmingham Airport to take a look around Emirates Airbus 380 while she was doing her very quick turnaround from landing to take off. It seems each time the airbus lands at Birmingham it brings lots of joy and excitement!  Our first sighting was…

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Posted on Jan 2, 2018
Happy New Year!

Wow.. where did those last 2 weeks go?  With a blink of the eye it’s all over and we welcome in another new year. I had a great Christmas, made lots of memories with my family and friends of course eat and drank may to much, made lots of New…

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Posted on Dec 5, 2017
MSC brings some exciting news…..

MSC cruises is the world’s largest privately owned cruise line in Europe and South America.  With a ten-year investment plan six of a total of 11 new ships will come into service between June 2017 and November 2020, resulting in a doubling of the MSC Cruises fleet capacity in just…

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Posted on Nov 1, 2017
Lizzie in the Wilderness…..

It’s been 20 years since Cunard sailed the Alaskan Waters, so it’s about time she sailed them again….   Queen Elizabeth will be gracing the waters of Alaska in 2019, between 21st May and 30th June.  The cruises will be for 10 nights and will sail to six ports.  She…

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