Cruise Lines

This site serves as every Australian cruiser's ultimate guide on Cruise Lines. With the endless expanse of ocean surrounding our island nation, Australians have always had an affinity for the open seas. Cruising allows guests to satisfy their wanderlust while enjoying world-class amenities, entertainment, and service. With cruise lines today offering more features, destinations and cabin choices than ever before, the hardest part can be deciding which ship and itinerary are right for you. This guide aims to walk you through the major factors to consider when booking your perfect cruise vacation. First, think about where you want to go and how much time you have. Cruises range from two-night weekend getaways to over a month-long around the world journeys. Destinations span the South Pacific, Asia, Alaska, Europe, the Mediterranean, the Caribbean and more. Next, consider which cruise line matches your style and budget. Mainstream lines offer a classic cruising experience with family-friendly programming. On the other hand, luxury lines like boast spacious suites, fine dining and exclusive amenities. In addition, cabin selection is also key. Inside cabins are the most affordable, while balcony rooms let you wake to ocean views. Additionally, suites provide extra space and amenities. Be sure to research room location - you'll want to avoid being directly above entertainment areas. Moreover, onboard experiences like shows, casinos, pools and kids clubs enhance your cruise. Dining options range from formal nights to casual buffets. Furthermore, excursions at ports of call let you fully immerse in each destination. With a dazzling array of cruising choices today, your dream voyage is waiting. Let this guide be your compass in planning an extraordinary Australian cruise adventure. Smooth sailing!

Cruise Lines

Ultimate guide: Crystal

This is an ultimate guide to Crystal, a cruise line that offers luxury cruising on big ships.

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Jan 19 2024
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Ultimate guide: Royal Caribbean cruise ships 

With Royal Caribbean’s six-month Down Under season in full swing, Australian cruisers are in for a treat with some of the world’s best megaresorts at sea. 

WORDS BY Nuelan Magbanua . Dec 13 2023
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Ultimate guide: Norwegian Cruise Line cruise ships

Norwegian Cruise Line (NCL) is all set for its summer season down under with Norwegian Spirit offering a series of seven 12-day itineraries from December 2023 until March 2024. 

WORDS BY Nuelan Magbanua . Nov 29 2023
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Seabourn boasts all-suite accommodation, complimentary fine wines and spirits, an unmatched ratio of elegantly designed space per guest, and an incomparable level of personalised service by nearly the same number of award winning crew as guests.

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Aug 20 2010