Christmas is a perfect time to take a cruise, what better way to celebrate and spend time with your family and friends! As soon as you step on the ship you’ll be immersed in a winter wonderland, with decorated Christmas trees, twinkling lights, whimsical displays and much more! You can opt to cruise to an exotic destination or stay a little closer to home in Europe, with all itineraries just as fun. With festive themed entertainment and films there's something for the entire family to enjoy and a place to come together. Children don’t need to worry about Father Christmas not finding them as certain cruise lines he visits! No need to stress about cooking Christmas dinner because that’s sorted for you, with stunning menus and even specialty menus for Christmas Day.
Christmas has become a very popular time to travel so it may be worth considering to book your cruise as early as possible so you can get exactly what you want from your Christmas cruise.
Whether you want to escape the cold and head to the Caribbean or be more traditional and visit a christmas market there are cruises to suit both! Caribbean cruises at christmas have become very popular with many fleeing to get some vitamin D. Imagine lying on a white beach with the the ocean breeze in your hair and a cocktail in your hand. The winter season offers some great deals for Caribbean getaways, with less crowds and cheaper deals. With stunning ports on the east and west offering equally stunning sceneries.
Take a trip across the pond on a Transatlantic to New York for the best christmas shopping experience. See the bright lights of the city with their magical decorations located all round the city. Take to the ice in Bryant Park or get caught up in central park with a whimsical experience with it covered in snow. Hit the bright lights of broadway for a show you’ll never forget with the city’s christmas staple of The Nutcracker, performed by NYC Ballet since 1954. This is a city that won’t disappoint.
What better place to go than a Christmas Market to get you feeling festive. Decorated stalls full of everything Christmas, from gluhwein to hand crafted items, it’s a magical experience. Add a bit of sparkle to your Christmas shopping with unique gifts you can give to family and friends.
The Grote Markt in Bruge is one of Europe's favorite destinations for Christmas Markets, the medieval city transforms into a winter fairytale. With the smell of fresh waffles and gingerbread houses, anyone with a sweet tooth will be pleased. Take a trip on a horse drawn carriage ride through the cobbled city or pop in Santa’s Grotto for a special visit.