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Coral Expeditions releases four new Japan and Philippines sailings

Coral Expeditions has released four new 2024 dates for sailings to the small islands of Japan and The Philippines onboard Coral Adventurer. After strong bookings since announcing their 2023 Japan and Philippines sailings, the line […]

WORDS BY Tallis Boerne Marcus . Mar 29 2023
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Princess Cruises releases its 2024 Japan program

Royal Princess is making her return to Japan, marking the first return of a Royal Class Princess ship to the region, as well as Royal Princess’s debut to Japan. Across the itineraries guests will have the […]

WORDS BY Tallis Boerne Marcus . Feb 27 2023
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Japan cruising is back: here are the best deals

Japan is reopening for tourism and cruisers are wasting no time locking in their spots for the next season of Japanese cruising.  According to those in the know on Japan Cruise, bookings and enquiries have […]

WORDS BY Tallis Boerne Marcus . Oct 13 2022
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Explore the cultural wonders of Japan in ultra-luxury on the World’s First Discovery Yacht in 2023

The allure of the land of the rising sun has long attracted cruisers with its rich culture, historical art and delightful Japanese cuisine. As Japan welcomes the rest of the world, 6-star Scenic Eclipse has […]

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . Sep 16 2022
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Full steam ahead – 9 of the world’s most opulent train journeys

The glamour of high-end train travel has never faded, with a constant queue of travellers eager to be transported back to the 1920s on board an Orient-Express train. And now with the ever-increasing environmental concerns […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Sep 9 2022
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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
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Big plans for MSC’s new Asian ship

MSC Cruises announced this week it would be sending a new build ship, the MSC Bellissima to sail around Asia by 2020. She will be the newest flagship for the region and will be tailored […]

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . Apr 26 2018
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Abercrombie & Kent reveal its best holiday destinations

Myanmar and China’s Three Gorges are the top two Asian itineraries for well-heeled Australians looking to venture into waters closer to home, says Sujata Raman, boss of luxury travel operator Abercrombie & Kent. Japan is […]

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . Oct 14 2016
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Royal Caribbean announces new destinations

Royal Caribbean has announced longer itineraries in new locations around Asia, the Middle East and New Zealand. The longer cruisers sail up to 51 days which means guests only need to unpack once and these […]

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . May 14 2015
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Swan Hellenic releases Discovery Cruising brochure

Swan Hellenic has released its Discovery Cruising brochure, which features holidays throughout Europe, the Orient and Southeast Asia. For the first time, 350-passenger Minerva will sail in Asia from December 2014 for a three-month season. […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Jul 1 2014
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New destinations and itineraries for Scenic in the US and Asia

Scenic Tours is gearing up for 2015, with the launch of its China/Japan and Canada/Alaska/USA programs. Next year, the line will explore Canada and North America in more detail, with six new itineraries in the […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Jun 16 2014