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Rock the kasbah on a bespoke Morocco tour

Explore magical Morocco to uncover the exotic secrets of sensuous Marrakech, cosmopolitan Casablanca, bustling kasbahs and souks packed with treasures. Now, you can experience the jewel of North Africa in luxury with Abercrombie & Kent.

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Jul 27 2022

Exclusive: Australian Cruisers back calls to bring back sailings – but only with full vaccinations

Australia’s cruise community – which holds the world record for the highest number per head of the population – has strongly backed calls for a resumption of sailings. But they’ve also sent a clear message […]

WORDS BY Peter Lynch . Jul 30 2021

Exclusive: More cruise passengers are ready to sail and want Aussie cruising to resume

More cruisers are ready to set sail again, with 37 per cent of Cruise Passenger readers saying they want to sail as soon as the Australian Government allows the resumption of domestic cruising. This is […]

WORDS BY Teresa Ooi . May 27 2021

3D chef gives diners the Edge

The lid’s been lifted on the premium dining venues guests can expect when Celebrity Edge launches in November – in one, an animated chef appears on the table, plating up a virtual meal. Celebrity Cruises […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Mar 2 2018

Harmony of the Seas by the numbers

Harmony of the Seas, the world’s largest cruise ship, has set sail from Southampton. So how big is this $1 billion megaliner? Size 1,188 feet / 362.10 metre long 215.5 feet / 65.70 metres wide […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . May 20 2016

First look inside Holland America’s Koningsdam

It’s been called a game changer for Holland America. The brand new Koningsdam, the first of the new Pinnacle class of ships, has officially set sail. Holland America says it represents a new era in […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . May 6 2016

P&O wants Aussie cruisers to sail from Singapore

For the first time in 10 years, P&O Cruises will be basing one of its Australian fleet in Singapore for part of the year. The new Pacific Eden will head to Singapore in July and […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Apr 29 2016

6 secrets to saving money on your cruise

You’ve just paid thousands of dollars for your dream cruise and while things like entertainment, food and activities onboard are included, the incidentals can quickly add up. But if you’re in the know, there are […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Apr 29 2016

Strong Aussie dollar puts money in your pocket

Travellers rejoice! The Australian dollar is worth more than it has been in the past 12 months – and that means more money in your pocket. A$1 is currently worth almost US0.80c; an increase of […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Apr 29 2016

At last! Really cheap rates for onboard internet

MSC Cruises has made the latest move in the onboard Wi-Fi wars with a new range of multi-device packages that are the best value at sea. MSC’s basic Social Package is priced from €3.90 (A$5.70) per […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Apr 22 2016