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18 cruises worthy of your 2022 bucket list

After waiting two years to cruise, Australians can at last fly around the globe to join cruise ships in some of the world’s most desirable ports. It’s time to dive back into cruising and embark […]

WORDS BY Louise Goldsbury . Jul 7 2022
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Go on a game safari and epic cruise from South Africa to Venice from $256 per night per person

Experience a holiday like no other. Cruise onboard the stylish MSC Sinfonia from South Africa’s picturesque Cape Town to romantic Venice in Italy on a tailor-made 39-night game safari and sea adventure from $256 pp […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Apr 27 2022

Out of Africa – Teeming River Cruises offers safaris

Teeming River Cruises is spreading its wings, offering cruises and safaris to South Africa in February next year. The “once-in-a-lifetime” trip combines a safari adventure at Chobe National Park, a three-night stay in CroisiEurope’s luxurious […]

WORDS BY Teresa Ooi . May 8 2019

CroisiEurope expands its fleet with new ships and technology

European river cruise line CroisiEurope announced it’s adding three vessels to its growing fleet. Its ships the Van Gogh and Renoir are two completely rebuilt versions of older ships and CroisiEurope has redesigned and redecorated […]

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . May 1 2018
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MSC changes itineraries for passenger safety

MSC Cruises is suspending calls to Tunisia until April, at the very least. The move comes in response to the country’s ‘state of emergency’ declaration on July 3, eight days after a gunman killed 38 […]

WORDS BY Peter Lynch . Jul 10 2015
Destinations

The wild side

It’s night-time, you’re in the middle of a national park and all you can hear are the sounds of Africa’s Big Five (and the animals that can unknowingly become prey at any second). This would […]

WORDS BY Peter Lynch . Jun 19 2015
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How many people are taking overseas trips?

Ever wondered how many people are travelling internationally? 1,087 million. Whether it’s by ship, air or train the number of travellers heading overseas continues to grow by the year. According to the United Nations World […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Jan 23 2014
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Silversea unveils 2013 voyages exploring the world

Silversea Cruises’ new 2013 Voyages Atlas, launched at media events at the Press Club in Melbourne and Quay restaurant in Sydney last week,

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Sep 5 2012
Destinations

A world of waterways: Africa

The Nile River in Egypt is the heart of African river cruising, playing host to a great range of vessels, from simple traditional feluccas to very luxurious riverboats.

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Jun 6 2011