Believe in the Christmas Spirit on an Avalon Festive Cruise

Say goodbye to ‘Bah Humbug’ and welcome the infectious Christmas spirit of Europe. From quaint villages to bustling cities, locals and visitors alike flock to Europe’s Christmas markets to experience the holiday season the European […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Aug 30 2018

Carnival Cruise Line, Azamara and Celebrity head for Asia

Carnival Cruise Line is joining the growing fleet offering Asia  cruises.  On the calendar for May 2018, Carnival Spirit’s cruise from Sydney to Singapore calls to Darwin and Bali and will be making her first […]

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . Jun 8 2017

Christmas market cruises bring the crowds back to Europe

Newsflash: the hottest cruise product this Christmas may well be Christmas itself. Bookings on river cruises based around the famous European Christmas markets have tripled in some cases. If you are thinking of a white […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Sep 16 2016

So what’s Christmas like on a cruise ship?

It’s Boxing Day on SeaDream II and everyone’s preparing for a beach BBQ on the Thai island of Ko Lanta Yai. We are promised SeaDream’s famed champagne and caviar raft, when guests can indulge standing […]

WORDS BY Peter Lynch . Dec 27 2013

A SeaDream Christmas!

There’s a Christmas tree and a gingerbread house. But no-one is dreaming of the white fluffy stuff this Santa season aboard the SeaDream II.

WORDS BY Peter Lynch . Dec 27 2013