P&O Cruises switches up their drinks package offerings
P&O Cruises switches up their drinks package offerings
Cruisers are getting younger as Gen Z and Millennials take to the seas
Cruisers are getting younger as Gen Z and Millennials take to the seas
Pacific Adventure emerges fresh from drydock
Pacific Adventure emerges fresh from drydock
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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.

Tips & Advice

Ultimate guide to Christmas cruising in Australia from just $700

WORDS BY Nuelan Magbanua . Apr 17 2024
Tips & Advice

2025 Best cruises from Southeast Asia from $462pp for five nights

WORDS BY Nuelan Magbanua . Apr 16 2024

Deals

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A romantic Sydney getaway from $240 per night – the best Aussie deals

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Sep 22 2020
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WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Sep 15 2020
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WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Sep 8 2020

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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.