Category Archives: Cruises

Dispatches: Secrets of Your Cruise

I’m sure many of you watched this on Channel 4 last night (3rd July). I, along with my friend Maureen, were participants as they wanted people who had cruised to take part. Our little bit was recorded aboard the Princess … Continue reading

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Choose Your Cruise!

Hot on the heels of Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ highly successful ‘4 Bs in Bergen’ comes a cruise where you select your itinerary. Departing from Southampton on the 10th October, passengers aboard this Braemar voyage will have a choice of … Continue reading

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2015 Solar Eclipse

On the 20th March, parts of the northern hemisphere will have a solar eclipse. In the UK, it will only be partial, unlike 1999, but the farther north you head, the more of the sun will be covered, varying from … Continue reading

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Indy & Navigator OTS Return To Southampton?

Navigator of the Seas was the second Royal Caribbean ship to be based in the port back in 2007 after two successful seasons with the smaller Legend. Navigator was my first Royal Caribbean ship and the ONLY one to date … Continue reading

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My 2014 Highlights

It’s been a funny old year for me, most notably because only did TWO cruises! Since my back, which has been bad since June 2010, was a good 90% better, it was time to start looking for a job and … Continue reading

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Southampton Airport & Cruising

Flybe, the regional airline, has been in Southampton for a long time now. Unfortunately, as they are a ‘no frills’ airline, it has made it difficult for the cruise lines to partner with them the way they do with major … Continue reading

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MSC Ditches Premium Rate Phone Number

A big cheer from me, as these 0843/0844/0845 numbers are such a rip off, especially when you’re stuck in a queue or using your mobile. MSC today have announced: MSC LAUNCHES NEW TELEPHONE CONTACT SYSTEM Due to our ongoing growth, … Continue reading

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