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

Want to grab a cruise on a mega ship right now? Here’s how you can do it

Royal Caribbean’s Spectrum of the Seas is ready to welcome Australian cruisers for its Singapore homeporting season. Aussies looking to cruise overseas can head to Singapore to enjoy Asia’s largest and most technologically advanced cruise […]

WORDS BY Rebecca Wong . Apr 7 2022

So you want to river cruise?

Never been on a river cruise before? You’ve come to the right place! Our how-to guide answers all your river cruising queries. By David McGonigal How big are river ships? A typical river cruise ship is […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Feb 28 2018

Itineraries still available on Queen Elizabeth’s inaugural season Down Under

Luxury and iconic cruise brand Cunard announced availabilities on itineraries for the Queen Elizabeth’s sailings Down Under in 2019. During her two-month season in Australia, there are sailings ranging from two to 18 nights on […]

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . Jan 18 2018
First Timers

Tips for convincing a non-cruiser to cruise

Tips for convincing a non-cruiser to cruise.

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Mar 6 2016

Virgin Cruises ship deal signed

Cementing his place in the cruise industry, Richard Branson has finally signed a letter of intent with Italian shipbuilding company Fincantieri, giving them the opportunity to build three new mid-size ships for Virgin Cruises. The theatrical […]

WORDS BY Peter Lynch . Jun 24 2015

On to the next million as sale time begins

News that 1,003,256 Australian passengers cruised in 2014 stirred up excitement among passengers and cruise companies this week. The fact that we are growing faster than America explains why, suddenly, we are getting bigger, better […]

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . May 29 2015

More than a million Australians cruised last year!

It’s official: Australian cruise passengers have produced the biggest growth rate anywhere in the world. And, what’s more, the number of Australians taking a cruise has now surpassed a million – and beaten America for […]

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . May 26 2015

The new alternative river destinations attracting cruisers

The Rhine and Danube are river-cruising highways, but we have found great river alternatives to plan your next cruise holiday. About 50 of the world’s rivers now offer varied and adventurous cruises for those who […]

WORDS BY Jill Antonio . Mar 23 2015

Quantum float out delayed

Quantum of the Seas’ float-out has been delayed due to poor weather in Papaneburg, Germany. The 4,180-passenger ship was scheduled to exit the Meyer Werft shipyard on Saturday, however, the process of touching water for […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Aug 11 2014