Category: Cruise Ships
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 [...]
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 [...]
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
Where do Australians most like to cruise? After the South Pacific and Australia, Europe is Australia’s third-most popular destination for ocean cruising. In 2014, according to Cruise Lines International Association, passenger numbers to the region soared by 21 per cent over the previous year.
So what’s hot in Europe for 2016? New ships always attract [...]
Crystal Serenity and Crystal Symphony perennially top reader surveys in prestigious publications as best at sea in the luxury, medium-size category. Two new vessels will debut in 2016: Crystal Esprit, a 62-passenger yacht, and Crystal Mozart – the company’s first venture into river cruising. Here is our pick of Crystal’s best ocean cruises for 2016.