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!

How Katarina runs the best fleet in Croatia
Destinations

How Katarina runs the best fleet in Croatia

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Apr 6 2018
7 of the best winter cruise destinations
Destinations

7 of the best winter cruise destinations

Cruising in the northern hemisphere is one of the best and most affordable ways to follow the sun and see some amazing destinations. But there are also some warmly inviting options closer to home. Bernadette […]

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . Mar 28 2018
Asia, Northern Europe & Alaska: Where Aussies cruised in 2015
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Asia likely to overtake Europe as Australia’s favourite long haul destination

It is only the start of 2018, but cruise lines and agents are already feeling the effects of a dramatic change in booking patterns, with Australians securing their cabins up to nine months in advance. […]

WORDS BY Teresa Ooi . Feb 2 2018
First look inside the Silver Cloud's conversion to a luxury expedition ship
Destinations

Six of the hottest cruise destinations for 2018

Planning your cruises for 2018?  We spoke to the experts to uncover the hot new destinations for the year.  Here’s what they recommend… The Kimberley is always hot, attracting cashed-up baby boomers and bucket listers, says […]

WORDS BY Teresa Ooi . Nov 2 2017
Macau City Lights
Destinations

10 things you may not have known about Macao

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Jul 13 2017
Tis the season to be icy
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‘Tis the season to be icy

For many would-be expeditioners taking their first plunge into the world of small ship and adventure cruising, it involves a journey to the ice. If you’ve made the decision to go before these pristine areas […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Jul 12 2017
Macao: Prepare to be surprised
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Macao: Prepare to be surprised

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . May 20 2017
Wellington
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Wellington

Although Wellington is the seat of government there is nothing pompous or stuffy about the New Zealand capital which is now a global film-making centre and a showpiece of Kiwi gastronomy. Where else appeals equally […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Oct 27 2016
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Destinations

Tonga

Tonga is made up of 171 islands (around a third of which are inhabited) and is the only remaining monarchy in the Pacific. Captain Cook came upon the islands in 1773 and was so impressed […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Oct 27 2016
Sydney
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Sydney

Whether you are plunging into the surf at Bondi Beach, talking to the animals at Taronga Zoo, climbing the Sydney Harbour Bridge or sipping cocktails at the Opera House it’s hard to resist Sydney. The […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Oct 27 2016
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Samoa

Considered the heart of Polynesia, Samoa is beautiful with lush jungles peppered with thundering waterfalls and golden beaches fronting emerald water. The island is also a magnet for scuba divers and surfers. But it’s the […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Oct 27 2016