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Glide along the deep turquoise waters of Melissani Lake inside the rocky caves of Argostoli in Greece. Wander through a secluded art gallery in Tallinn, Estonia, tuck into cellars below a medieval monastery. Or simply […]

WORDS BY Teresa Ooi . Jan 12 2022

Sail the world for 155 nights, visiting 40 countries on the newest luxury ship, Azamara Onward

In all the hype and hullaballoo about world cruises, this one really stands out: guests will visit over 40 countries across six continents, seeing seven wonders of the world and more, aboard boutique luxury line, […]

WORDS BY Teresa Ooi . Nov 30 2021

Azamara reveals a five-month world cruise on their new ship, the Azamara Onward

Known as the original small ship line, Azamara has unveiled a five-month world cruise covering 40 countries in six continents. Starting from Fort Lauderdale, the comprehensive sailing offers immersive and intimate experiences to the World’s […]

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . Nov 18 2021

New-style Azamara returns to sail Down Under in December next year

Upmarket boutique cruise line Azamara which pioneered the AzAmazing destination immersion experiences, will return to sail in Australian waters in December next year offering a 14-night itinerary to celebrate Christmas and New Year’s Eve in […]

WORDS BY Teresa Ooi . Oct 28 2021

Azamara will return to cruise in Australian waters later this year

Azamara will be back in Australia later this year with plans to grow its presence in the region, president Carol Cabezas said. “We have plans to be back for an Australian season later this year,” […]

WORDS BY Teresa Ooi . Feb 4 2021

Royal Caribbean sells Azamara in surprise deal

In a surprise move, the Royal Caribbean Group has announced it is selling premium small-ship brand Azamara to a private equity firm for a reported US$201 million. The deal looks like a snip considering it […]

WORDS BY Peter Lynch . Jan 20 2021

Exclusive survey: How – and where – you’ll cruise in 2021 as lines report record bookings

Cruise Passenger readers are ready to sail in 2021 – but they will travel differently and they have high expectations of what they want from cruise lines. Our readership of over 400,000 Australian and New […]

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . Oct 2 2020

Royal Caribbean and sister brands extend its cancellation policies

Royal Caribbean, Celebrity Cruises, Silversea and Azamara announced they would be extending its Cruise with Confidence policy through to 1 September. The policy allows guests to cancel up to 48 hours prior to sailing for […]

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . Mar 31 2020
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The best of the best: Cruise deals for every budget

Here it is! The list of all the best cruise deals currently on offer across all the major lines – from the luxe to the large, the boutique and the fabulous-for-families. We’ve uncovered the best […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Feb 7 2020

Royal Caribbean arrives for a sizzling summer line up

With the arrival of Radiance of the Seas today, Royal Caribbean International announced a stellar lineup for its brands, Royal Caribbean, Celebrity Cruises and Azamara Cruises. The company’s amazing fleet of ships will be sailing to […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Oct 9 2019

Azamara turns to tours as point of difference

When is a cruise ship line actually a tour company? That’s the question after newly rebranded Azamara, famous for its immersive shore excursions and journeys, has revealed the largest selection of pre and post voyage […]

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . Jun 21 2019

Cruise lines create amazing shore excursions Down Under

Cruise lines are creating more immersive shore excursions so passengers get a better understanding of the culture of the destinations they visit. Princess Cruises are currently launching its’ Across the Ditch program where passengers can […]

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . Aug 18 2017