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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

Top Chef: Onboard for a fine dining experience on Oceania Cruises

Oceania Cruises is renowned for the quality of its onboard dining, thanks to talented chefs like Frédéric Godineau. The sweeping stable of culinary offerings onboard Oceania Cruises has created a playground of restaurants across its […]

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . Apr 11 2022

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

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

2015/2016 Wave Season in review

The 2015/2016 Wave Season is officially over – and what a season it’s been! We saw a record number of ships visit Australia, the launch of new ships just for our region and new ports of […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Apr 21 2016