Tips & Advice

Wondering what you need to pack? What is food onboard a cruise line? What accommodation should I book? Or what should insurance should I book for more cruise? This is the best place to find tips and advice before you book your next voyage.

Port Guide

Ultimate Guide to Cairns Cruise Terminal

Queensland's Cairns Cruise Liner Terminal, located in close to town, offers easy access to the Great Barrier Reef and World Heritage-listed tropical rainforests.

WORDS BY Nuelan Magbanua . Dec 5 2023
Ship Guide

Ultimate guide to Norwegian Cruise Line cruise ships

Norwegian Cruise Line (NCL) is all set for its summer season down under with Norwegian Spirit offering a series of seven 12-day itineraries from December 2023 until March 2024.  Norwegian Cruise Line is the fourth […]

WORDS BY Nuelan Magbanua . Nov 29 2023

Ultimate guide to 2023 Black Friday cruise deals: Save up to $15,000

Looking for the best cruise deals for Black Friday? Well, look no further – Cruise Passenger brings you the best offerings.  Considered as the biggest shopping spree of the year, Black Friday is the perfect […]

WORDS BY Nuelan Magbanua . Nov 24 2023
Port Guide

Ultimate guide to the Sydney cruise schedule

Here is the official Sydney cruise schedule for the upcoming wave season.

WORDS BY Nuelan Magbanua . Nov 22 2023

Cruise Passenger Ultimate Guide: Discovery Princess

In celebration of Princess Cruises' 50-year history of cruising down under, the line is set to deploy its biggest ship to date, the Discovery Princess, for the 2025-26 summer season. 

WORDS BY Nuelan Magbanua . Nov 20 2023
Tips & Advice

Cruise Passenger Ultimate Guide: Royal Princess

Princess Cruises' biggest Australian Summer Season has officially started with Royal Princess' homeporting into Sydney for its inaugural season down under. 

WORDS BY Nuelan Magbanua . Nov 17 2023
Tips & Advice

Ultimate Guide to Gratuities on a Cruise

Cruise lines have removed the guess work and applying crew appreciation amounts to your stateroom account. Find out how much you should tip your staff.

WORDS BY Nuelan Magbanua . Nov 16 2023
Port Guide

Ultimate Guide to Brisbane International Cruise Terminal

Finalised in mid-2020, the Brisbane International Cruise Terminal (BICT) is Queensland’s first ever dedicated cruise facility homeporting some of the largest cruise ships in the world.

WORDS BY Nuelan Magbanua . Nov 14 2023
Ship Guide

Cruise Passenger Ultimate Guide: Resilient Lady

Resilient Lady is now sailing from Australian homeport.

WORDS BY Nuelan Magbanua . Nov 14 2023

Cruise Passenger Ultimate Guide: Grand Princess

Adelaide has welcomed Princess Cruises' Grand Princess to start the 2023/24 season down under.

WORDS BY Nuelan Magbanua . Nov 9 2023
Tips & Advice

“A form of ageism”: Little known travel insurance clause that cost Michelle thousands

This little known insurance clause cost cruiser Michelle thousands of dollars after her dad died.

WORDS BY Tallis Boerne Marcus . Oct 11 2023