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Choosing the Right Cruise For You: Tips for Senior Travellers
Choosing the Right Cruise For You: Tips for Senior Travellers
08 January, 2020

If you are planning to set off on an ocean cruise and are having trouble deciding which is the best for you, then you’re not alone. With so many...

What is an Expedition Cruise?
What is an Expedition Cruise?
07 January, 2020

These days expedition cruising more closely resembles traditional cruising in terms of comfort and service, the main difference being that...

First Time on a Cruise? Our Guide to Choosing Your Cabin Might Help
First Time on a Cruise? Our Guide to Choosing Your Cabin Might Help
18 December, 2019

You are about to book your first cruise and realise that in that process you also need to choose your cabin. This might have caused you to press...

What is a Guaranteed Cabin?
What is a Guaranteed Cabin?
02 December, 2019

When you are planning your ocean cruise you might be wondering what you need to know about booking your cabin. You might have come across the...

Your Guide to Cruise Language
Your Guide to Cruise Language
12 November, 2019

You’ve probably already mastered talking like a pirate but when you start planning your first cruise it can seem like there is a whole new...

First Time Cruising - Will I Get Seasick?
First Time Cruising - Will I Get Seasick?
18 October, 2019

If you are a first time cruiser you are going to have a lot of questions about life onboard a cruise ship. One question that you are bound to...

Yvonne's Spectacular APT Kimberley Coast Cruise
Yvonne's Spectacular APT Kimberley Coast Cruise
01 October, 2019

I recently had the opportunity to join APT on the Expedition Cruise ship Ms Island Sky sailing along the Kimberley Coast from Broome to Darwin....

10 Things You Should Know About the Mediterranean Sea
10 Things You Should Know About the Mediterranean Sea
31 August, 2019

A popular destination for sun seekers, history lovers, and cruisers the world over, ‘the Med’ is to most an alluring sun kissed, island hopping...

Getting Ashore – Docking versus Tendering
Getting Ashore – Docking versus Tendering
30 August, 2019

If you are new to ocean cruising, you might be wondering how you get ashore at the various ports that your cruise ship might visit. While many...

5 Bucket List Cruise Destinations
5 Bucket List Cruise Destinations
29 August, 2019

Cruising is an incredible way to discover new places or see your favourite destinations in a whole new light. Over 70% of the Earth’s surface is...

Which Antarctic Cruise Should I Choose?
Which Antarctic Cruise Should I Choose?
06 September, 2018

Considering an Antarctic Cruise? You may have noticed that there are quite a few options. We’ve discussed the different types of itinerary on...

Everything You Need to Know About Alaska’s Inside Passage
Everything You Need to Know About Alaska’s Inside Passage
05 September, 2018

A cruise through Alaska’s Inside Passage is a once-in-a-lifetime experience and something worth considering if you are a nature enthusiast or...

5 Reasons to Visit Antarctica
5 Reasons to Visit Antarctica
04 September, 2018

If you need a break from the human race, the wilderness and solitude of Antarctica may be just the place to restore your equilibrium.  Here are...

Destination Solitude - Responsible Tourism in Antarctica
Destination Solitude - Responsible Tourism in Antarctica
28 August, 2018

At approximately 13,661,000 km2 Antarctica, including its islands and ice shelves, is nearly twice the size of Australia. It is the highest,...

8 Things you didn't know about Antarctica
8 Things you didn't know about Antarctica
28 August, 2018

If you've made the decision to explore this ultimate cruise destination, you will no doubt have done your research and know all about the...

Why You Should Cruise the Kimberley
Why You Should Cruise the Kimberley
21 June, 2018

Part of the appeal of the Kimberley is its remoteness and isolation. Many areas are inaccessible by road, so taking to the water to explore this...

Top Kimberley Cruise Highlights
Top Kimberley Cruise Highlights
20 June, 2018

Get out onto the water to explore the enthralling Kimberley coastline. Cruise along the 12,000 kilometres of vibrant pindan cliffs through...

Explore Serene Scandinavian Spaces on Viking Ships
Explore Serene Scandinavian Spaces on Viking Ships
31 May, 2018

Expand your horizons on elegant, intimate ships, thoughtfully designed by experienced nautical architects and designers. When Viking set out to...