More cruise lines cancel Red Sea

MSC Cruises and Silversea have cancelled voyages through the Red Sea. But Royal Caribbean will press on with its World Cruise.

WORDS BY Grant Jones . Jan 18 2024

Silver Nova, greenest luxury ship, launched and set to sail in Australia

Silver Nova, the most environmental ship ever for Silversea, has been officially named

WORDS BY Peter Lynch . Jan 5 2024

The new cruise ships launching in 2024

The cruise industry continues to grow with a throng of new ships launching across the contemporary, premium and luxury spaces.

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . Jan 1 2024
Port Guide

Ultimate Guide to White Bay Cruise Terminal

White Bay Cruise Terminal (WBCT) is one of two dedicated cruise passenger terminals in Sydney Harbour – one of the world’s most beautiful ports of call for cruise ships. 

WORDS BY Nuelan Magbanua . Dec 19 2023

Silver Whisper to be based in French Polynesia

Luxury line Silversea has revealed 17 voyages on the Silver Whisper in French Polynesia for 2026.

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . Dec 6 2023

A taste of S.A.L.T. for Aussies

Australian cruisers can look forward to tasting luxury line Silversea’s much celebrated food experience S.A.L.T onboard its newest ship, Silver Nova when she heads to Australian waters in 2025.

WORDS BY Teresa Ooi . Nov 6 2023

Cruise Month: The most luxurious ships afloat 

October not only signifies Cruise Month but also marks the beginning of the Australian cruise season. It's the time when major cruise lines from around the world send their most exquisite vessels from the Mediterranean or the Caribbean down under.

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Oct 19 2023
Tips & Advice

Dare to compare: Seabourn Pursuit and Silver Nova

For many cruising is synonymous with luxury, having every need catered to and every delicacy met. For other cruising conjures images of adventure, seeing what was once the unseen. For many it’s both. 

WORDS BY Tallis Boerne Marcus . Aug 24 2023

Silver Nova embarks on Maiden Voyage

Silversea's sparkling new ship Silver Nova has taken to the seas on its first ever voyage. The ship is sailing out of Venice Italy on a seven-day itinerary through the Adriatic sea.

WORDS BY Tallis Boerne Marcus . Aug 16 2023

Galapagos told to learn from cruise how to handle tourist growth

The famed wildlife cruise destination of Galápagos is growing at an “unsustainable rate” by tourism. And operators have been told to take the lead from how well cruise ship operators are handling the destination’s popularity. […]

WORDS BY Grant Jones . Aug 11 2023

Kimberley cruise review: Sailing into the world’s greatest natural wonder

Steve Odell experiences the best of Australia's Kimberley region aboard Silversea's Silver Explorer

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Jul 27 2023