About Me

Hi there, my name is Gail. I live in Manchester, am married to Colin and have 2 grown up daughters, Danielle and Kimberley, we all live together with our 2 Jack Russell terriers, Lottie and Mitzi - One day I am sure that my 2 girls will want to leave…

Posted on Jul 8, 2019
She’s Back!! Although I Don’t Thinks She Has Ever Been Away!

She's Back!! Although I Don't Thinks She Has Ever Been Away! Okay, so I am back from my fantastic holiday in Sorrento but it's not me I am talking about! When I logged on last week I was delighted to hear that Royal Caribbean have announced in partnership with charter…

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Posted on Jun 24, 2019

Ciao Well, when you read this I will be hopefully sunning myself in stunning Sorrento. Who has been there? Was it a land based holiday or was it a port of call? I have visited the area just once a few years ago when it was a port of call …

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Posted on Jun 5, 2019
Cheers Everyone!

Cheers Everyone! Are cruise line drinks packages worth it? What are your thoughts? Do you only sail on lines that have an all inclusive drinks package already included or are you a little more cynical and believe that there is no such thing as a " free " drinks package?…

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Posted on May 17, 2019
It’s Endangered Species Week At Cruise.co.uk

It's endangered species week here at cruise.co.uk. It is running from 17th to 24th May and it is something we are really proud to be supporting. Travel and tourism gets it's  fair share of criticism for the effects it has on our planet so here at cruise.co.uk we want to…

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Posted on May 5, 2019
The Jane McDonald Effect Strikes Again!

The Jane McDonald Effect Strikes Again! Have you been watching the current series of Cruising With Jane McDonald? I know that it's a bit like a busman's holiday for me but I really enjoy it. It's great to see the different ships and itineraries she experiences. Last night,  I watched…

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Posted on Apr 20, 2019
Don’t Know Where To Start On Your Bucket List?

Don't know where to start on your Bucket List? Well I think I have the ideal starting point for you. This is something iconic and doesn't require an extreme fitness regime to complete - although the latter may be required at the end! I am talking about a fabulous Transatlantic…

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Posted on Apr 3, 2019
Where East Meets West

Where East Meets West - Istanbul Napoleon Bonaparte was credited saying about Istanbul, that If the Earth were a single state, Istanbul would be its capital. Well I don't know about that, but for those who have never visited this city, when I was there a couple of weeks ago it…

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Posted on Mar 20, 2019
Want To Cruise From The Emerald Isle – Better Get Your Skates On !

Want To Cruise From The Emerald Isle - Better Get Your Skates On ! I was shocked to hear this week, that the Dublin port authority have announced plans to halve the number of cruise ships calling into Dublin from 2021. They are to limit the number of ships to…

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Posted on Mar 6, 2019
Where In The World?

Where In The World Would You Like To Travel To? The world has definitely become a smaller place over the years. Once upon a time the only way to cross the Atlantic was by sea, which takes on average 7 days and yet in the modern era of jet travel…

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Posted on Feb 20, 2019
And The Prize For The Biggest Ship Goes To………………………..

And the prize for the biggest ship goes to ............................... Royal Caribbean! Not another huge cruise ship I hear you say - how much bigger can they get without sinking? This certainly does not seem to be an issue Royal Caribbean are worrying about as they have just announced the…

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