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How the plant-based dining movement is moving onto cruise ships

Oceania Cruises, which boasts the world’s best cuisine at sea, talks to us about its commitment to offering an array of plant-based meals.

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Sep 13 2022
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Chef’s kiss! The best gourmet cruise food

Comparable to the best restaurants on land, fine dining is a highlight of any cruise, and these gourmet venues sure deliver.

WORDS BY Louise Goldsbury . Aug 9 2022
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Cunard to feature Australian food and wine onboard celebration culinary voyage

Foodies will rejoice because Cunard is celebrating Australian food and wine with a special Great Australian Culinary Voyage. The line has announced a new sailing aboard the luxurious Queen Elizabeth. The Great Australian Culinary Voyage […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Dec 9 2021
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Is a specialty dining package worth it?

When it comes to dining at sea, the options are many. So when you’re adding up the advantages of purchasing a dining package, is it worth it compared to paying as you go? When a […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Feb 21 2020
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Salad days – first trial of Regent’s plant-based food menus

Regent Seven Seas Cruises is giving passengers more than 200 new and delicious reasons to feel less guilty about bypassing the fitness centre and jogging track while on holiday. As reported by Cruise Passenger in […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Jul 16 2019
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Why you should take Nigella’s tip and trust the sommelier

Nigella Lawson, the sensuous and celebrated British chef once said: “I never taste the wine first in restaurants, I just ask the waiter to pour.” She’s a brave woman to be investing her faith in […]

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . Jun 12 2019
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The top 10 cruise ship steakhouses

For carnivorous cruisers, a visit to the steakhouse is a quintessential part of any voyage. It’s a staple on the list of many of the lines’ specialty restaurants. How can you go past a surf […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Feb 7 2019
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Whose galley rules? Princess and Oceania battle over Readers’ Choice Awards

It’s a bigger battle than MasterChef or My Kitchen Rules. Cruise Passenger announced its Readers’ Choice Awards this week – with the biggest voting panel in our history at 10,700. And while there were some […]

WORDS BY Teresa Ooi . Dec 7 2018
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Save up to 20% with these best value wine packages

If you love a drink when dining, forget the wine list and order up an onboard wine package instead. You can save up to 20% and still get the best drop on board. We compared […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Nov 8 2018
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10 spectacular cruises for wine lovers

Here’s our complete guide to oenological experiences old and new. 1. A wine in every port Sample a different wine in every port on a week-long voyage from Monte Carlo to Barcelona on Regent Seven […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Oct 4 2018
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Cruise drinks package guide: 2019

The complete guide to cruise drinks packages in 2018/19. Everything you need to know about the P&O drinks package, the Princess Cruises drinks package, the Royal Caribbean drinks package and many more.

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . Sep 14 2018