About Me

Hello there, I'm Tom Harding and I have been in the Cruise and Travel industry for about 10 years. Cruising has always been a passion of mine ever since I was little. I love the elegance and sophistication that comes with cruising and to be able to see lots of places…

Posted on Aug 15, 2013
Every Cloud Has A Silver Lining!

  On Wednesday the 14th August, I was lucky enough to be invited to Southampton to have a look at the Silver Cloud, the flagship in the Silversea Fleet. I was quite reserved about my feelings on the ship as I had heard so different reviews but I always say…

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Posted on Aug 12, 2013
I Want A Bath!

On the 10th August I was lucky enough to be invited on board the Oceania Marina. The Oceania ships rarely come in to Southampton waters, so this was a good chance to get on board and see what the cruise line has to offer guests and I must say she…

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Posted on Jul 22, 2013
Bring On August!!

As in my previous blog you may have remembered reading about the 'Beef. Lobster and the $10,000.00 Bar Stool', this was all about Oceania Cruise lines, and next month I have been invited to view two of there ships when they come in to Southampton and I can't wait. I…

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Posted on Jul 14, 2013
Kayaking with the First Officer or Shopping with the Chef?

Top rated in the Conde Nast Travel awards, as well as receiving many other awards, SeaDream Yacht have two super luxurious  mega yachts SeaDream I and SeaDream II both designed as prototypes for the ultra-luxury yachting experience.  They have recently in 2013 received two top rating in the Boutique Ship…

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Posted on Jul 4, 2013
Ahoy Me Mateys, Hoist The Sails!

Now this is not something you would expect to here in the day to day sailing of your average Cruise Line, but on some ships this is the day to day running on board Star Clippers. Star Clippers operate three of the World's largest and tallest sailing vessel. Now if…

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Posted on Jun 27, 2013
Beef, Lobster and a $10,000.00 Bar Stool!!

I spoke to someone today and we were talking about the top Luxury cruise lines, we spoke about Celebrity, Crystal and Regent, I then suggested Oceania and the response was 'Oh  no dear, I don't want P&O' and it made me smile, I then went on and said no Oceania…

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Posted on Jun 20, 2013
Bored Of Sailing On The Ocean – Why Not Walk On The Ocean Bed?

Canada is know as one of the most scenic places in the World, with the World Famous Rockies in Western Canada ending in the Exciting city of Vancouver and offering cruises up the coast to Alaska. When a lot of people think about cruising around Canada this tends to be…

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Posted on Jun 9, 2013
Ships Booming For Royal Caribbean – 4 New Ships To Look Out For!!

  Recently Royal Caribbean has agreed a deal for a Third Quantum Class ship, This will be the Sister ship along side Quantum Of the Seas launching in November 2014 and Anthem Of the Seas launching in Spring 2015. The third Quantum Class ship still yet to be named will…

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Posted on Jun 4, 2013
Fit for A Queen! Quite Literally!

When I ask a lot of people that are new to cruising, what made you want to do a cruise? there response is nearly always the same. I know someone who does them all the time, and I would like to see what all the fuss is about. Majority of…

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Posted on Jun 4, 2013
So What Is Actually Included…

Isn't annoying when you have paid for you cruise, normally we pay more than we really should do! So here is a guide to what is included in you cruise price. This is a guide to what most of the cruise lines include, if a cruise line you are after…

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