Destinations

Discover the best cruise destinations across the globe. This site serves as cruisers' guide to the iconic ports, exotic tropical isles, historic cities, stunning natural gems and bucket-list wonders waiting across the seas. Dreaming of an unforgettable Alaska cruise adventure? We provide which lines offer glacier viewings, dog sledding, native village tours and whale watching in stunning destinations like Juneau, Skagway and Ketchikan. Or explore the majestic Norwegian fjords and fascinating Viking history of Scandinavian cruises. Craving turquoise waters and island time? Our Caribbean cruise guides highlight the top beaches, snorkeling reefs, rainforests and cultures to immerse in across the West Indies. Discover hidden gems off the beaten path or at busy ports like Cozumel, St. Maarten and St. Kitts. Cruising the Mediterranean lets you discover the artistic treasures of marquee ports in Italy, France and Spain. Our reviews offer tips to maximize your time enjoying the history and cuisine in destinations like Rome, Provence and Barcelona. Journey to lesser known gems like the Croatian coast, Mykonos and Malta as well. Venture further to exotic destinations in Asia, India, the Middle East and South America. Revel in adventures like riding elephants in Thailand, bargaining at Indian bazaars, or viewing ancient Mayan ruins along Central America for cruise memories that will last a lifetime. This site helps cruisers explore the culture, cuisine, natural wonders and must-see sights of the globe’s most remarkable cruise destinations. Start dreaming of your next cruise vacation and let our reviews steer you to an unforgettable journey!

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How the Caledonian Sky’s new life was hit by stormy waters

The Caledonian Sky was arrested amid claims of entitlements for the crew as she changed operators and is in the process of moving to Fiji

WORDS BY Tallis Boerne Marcus . Sep 8 2023
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Australian ports gear up for a bumper ‘wave season’

Australia gears up for bumper ‘wave season’

WORDS BY Grant Jones . Aug 30 2023
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Viking reveals 2024/2025 world cruise itineraries – including 37 countries in 180 days

Viking has announced its 2024/2025 World Cruises itineraries, which includes a brand new voyage that stops in 37 countries and 85 ports over 180 days. This unique sailing leaves from Fort Lauderdale Florida on December […]

WORDS BY Tallis Boerne Marcus . Jan 13 2023
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10 best cruise itineraries to New Zealand

With New Zealand having finally opened its ports again earlier this year, there’s no better time to cruise to one of the world’s most scenic locations. From sweeping glaciers to long sandy beaches, Māori legends […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Oct 20 2022
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Japan cruising is back: here are the best deals

Japan is reopening for tourism and cruisers are wasting no time locking in their spots for the next season of Japanese cruising.  According to those in the know on Japan Cruise, bookings and enquiries have […]

WORDS BY Tallis Boerne Marcus . Oct 13 2022
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Kimberley sparks cruise boom – and concerns over safety and overcrowding

By Brian Crisp and Peter Lynch The Kimberley, jewel in Australia’s cruising crown and boasting two World Heritage sites, is in serious danger of becoming overcrowded as more and more cruise lines plan to sail […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Sep 16 2022
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Cruising in Fiji is back and luxury lines take travellers to idyllic isles

Since reopening in May, Fiji cruising is full steam ahead and once again delighting travellers who pass through its glittering shores.

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Sep 14 2022
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Kimberley cruises are the best way to see this stunning WA region

A partnership between Ponant and Paspaley offers ultra-luxury sailing experiences with their Kimberley cruise offerings.

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Aug 16 2022
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Best Arctic cruises to see the bucket-list polar region

In a year when the demand for once-in-a-lifetime destinations is strong, cruises to polar regions are creeping to the top of many bucket lists. Trendsetter Travel founder and owner, Adrienne Witteman said that her clients […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Aug 11 2022
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Ponant goes remote: revealing 12 brand new departures for summer 2023/2024

Ponant has launched its 2023/2024 voyages for the southern hemisphere summer and the menu is nothing but spectacular.  You can expect not just the Ponant luxurious facilities and top-tier service but also the chance to […]

WORDS BY Tallis Boerne Marcus . Jul 14 2022