If you’re looking to take a Princess cruise in our own region, here are five of the best.
Best for families: Emerald Princess, Fiji and South Pacific
One of Princess’s largest ships, Emerald Princess, has plenty to keep the whole family amused, including several pools, a video arcade, and youth centres. Adults can enjoy the [...]
With so many cruise operators afloat on the world’s rivers, it can be hard to choose your cruise. Here are a few good reasons to consider Viking.
Norwegian-owned but based in the USA and Switzerland, Viking has transformed in under 20 years from newcomer to world’s largest river-cruise company. That speaks volumes about [...]
Pack up your troubles, say hello to adventure and set sail on a river cruise this year. Here are five delights from APT sure to float your boat.
This is the staple river-cruise itinerary but, if you haven’t done it, still provides a wonderful journey through Europe between Amsterdam and Budapest. Over 15 [...]
Ready for a quick getaway from Sydney? Here are five great Carnival cruises that will have you away, relaxed and in holiday mode without needing too much time.
Weekend Sampler on Carnival Spirit
This three-night “cruise to nowhere” spends time at sea and provides a spectacular departure and arrival along Sydney Harbour. It suits those [...]
People who’ve never been on a river cruise are sometimes quick to jump to misconceptions about this style of holiday. Here are five recurring myths that just don’t add up.
River cruises are all the same
Done one, done them all? Let’s see. On a history-dense Rhine cruise through Germany you ship will waltz past [...]
Luxury ships, fine dining, tropical or Mediterranean islands, sunsets and snorkelling in sparkling blue seas make cruising the perfect holiday for romance. Whether you’re on a honeymoon, renewing your vows, or looking for a starry-eyed getaway, here are five top cruises to get you in the mood for love.
Ponant’s Treasures of Polynesia
This 11-day [...]
It isn’t always easy to take time for a long cruise, but if you have just a few days and are looking to unwind, here are some top P&O cruises in four days or less.
Sunshine Coast on Pacific Aria
Sail away from the busy pressures of Sydney and arrive at Mooloolaba on this relaxing [...]
In the Caribbean, you’ll discover beautiful islands rich in culture, people, cuisine and tropical landscapes, while along the coast of Central America and Mexico, you’ll find ancient historical sites, national parks and vibrant cities. Here are five top ways to cruise the Caribbean.
Seabourn’s Caribbean Circle
Want it all? Look no further than a 27-day [...]
It’s not easy to choose the best in the Mediterranean, a destination of ancient cultures, stylish cities and diverse societies. Brilliant blue waters, ancient ruins, tumbling villages and hip resort towns are only the start of its pleasures. Here are some highlights.
Seabourn’s Greece and Dalmatian Delights
Settle into the luxury charms of Seabourn Odyssey [...]
What’s the best cruise ship in the world? That depends what you want from a cruise. Your mum’s favourite ship is unlikely to be your kid’s favourite. Your wealthy great-aunt probably won’t cruise on the ship hosting your reunion with old school buddies. Here’s a guide to the many ways a cruise ship can stand [...]Read More