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Fly, cruise and safari with Cunard
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Fly, cruise and safari with Cunard

This amazing deal onboard the luxurious Cunard ship Queen Elizabeth includes a cruise, a safari and a one-way airfare to South Africa. You will depart Perth on January 22, 2016 to Johannesburg in South Africa, […]

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . Sep 18 2015
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Cruise for less than $100 a day

Cruise on Royal Caribbean’s Radiance of the Seas for less than $100 a day. The cruise, which departs on January 31, 2016 includes callst at Noumea, Lifou, Isle of Pines before heading back to Sydney. […]

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . Sep 18 2015
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Which cruise line should you be sailing?

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Sep 3 2015
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P&O vs Royal Caribbean

It’s the battle of the buffet that will rage all through Australia’s summer. Is P&O’s new dining concept, ‘The Pantry’, better than Royal Caribbean’s ‘Dining Options’. As you read this, the first patrons aboard the […]

WORDS BY Peter Lynch . Jun 12 2015
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Hilarious cruiser dances behind unsuspecting passengers

It’s one of Deborah Hutton’s favourite videos. This enthusiastic cruise passenger decided to take onboard Ellen DeGenere’s Dance Behind People Dare, and shake his bon bon behind other unsuspecting guests. The man got his wife […]

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . May 22 2015
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Celebrating 175 years of Cunard

The grand dame of ocean cruising, Cunard, is about to celebrate its 175th anniversary with a huge party in its hometown of Liverpool. Liverpool was the home of Cunard for 127 years and the three […]

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . May 22 2015
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Join the new club that helps single travellers make big savings

Evergreen Tours today launches its new Solo Explorer club – a community dedicated to single cruisers where they can get the best deals, use a room matching service and much more. General Manager of Evergreen […]

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . May 22 2015
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How to get free flights for your next cruise

  “Free flights” is the catchphrase of the cruise industry at the moment with great deals on offer to get you to your departure point gratis (or close to). In reality, these flights aren’t actually […]

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . May 19 2015
ZQ Bedroom
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The top 10 luxurious river and ocean suites

If you’ve got a little bit (or a lot) of cash to splash, we’ve compiled a list of the most luxurious river and ocean suites. While it varies from ship-to-ship, most lines with ultra-luxe cabins […]

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . May 15 2015
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How you can avoid the flu outbreak hitting cruise ships

NSW Health is warning cruise passengers to be vaccinated against influenza at least two weeks before they board a ship following a spike in outbreaks. In the past three months around 530 passengers and crew […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . May 8 2015
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Keeping mum: cruising with your mother

No matter how big the ship, it can feel like a very small place when you’re cruising with your mother, as Lucy Jones discovered. “Let’s take a cruise together!” my mother says to me over […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . May 8 2015
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Cruise ship delays – what are your rights?

After a wet and wild 24 hours outside the heads, the 2,500 people onboard the Carnival Spirit were happy to be on solid ground when the ship finally docked on Wednesday morning. It’s the first […]

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . Apr 24 2015