Why this US$45K a night yacht could raise the price of your cruise
Why this US$45K a night yacht could raise the price of your cruise
Ponant’s Le Jacques-Cartier sails into Darwin for her first Kimberley season
Ponant’s Le Jacques-Cartier sails into Darwin for her first Kimberley season
9 things you need to know about Oceania’s Allura
9 things you need to know about Oceania’s Allura
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Tips & Advice

Wondering what you need to pack? What is food onboard a cruise line? What accommodation should I book? Or what should insurance should I book for more cruise? This is the best place to find tips and advice before you book your next voyage.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Will cruise prices drop in 2024?

Cruise prices are expected to rise in the next wave season starting in September, with Princess Cruises saying rises are a near certainty. See https://cruisepassenger.com.au/news/price-rise-cruise-boom-in-australia/

Are cruise drink packages worth it?

Some are, and some aren't.  See this ultimate guide to drinks packages: https://cruisepassenger.com.au/tips-advice/ultimate-guide-to-cruise-drinks-packages-2024

Which cruise line has the best reputation?

According to Cruise Passenger's own Readers' Choice Awards, Princess Cruises has the best overall reputation. See https://cruisepassenger.com.au/news/readers-choice-awards-2023/  

Which cities have banned cruise ships?

Venice. Bruges. Barcelona. Norwegian fjords. Amsterdam. Palma de Mallorca. Dubrovnik.