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Hong Kong city guide

The captivating and dynamic metropolis of Hong Kong makes a spectacular pre- or post- cruise stay, says Liz Jarvis.    Vibrant, cosmopolitan and densely-populated, and known throughout the world as a global financial hub, Hong...

Cape Town City Guide

The Mother City offers outstanding landscapes and a vibrant cultural scene, making it ideal for a pre- or –post cruise stay, says Liz Jarvis Located on the Cape of Good Hope, this vibrant city boasts...

Venice City Guide

Famous for its architecture, art and irresistible cuisine, the Floating City is incredibly easy to navigate and makes a truly unforgettable pre- or post- cruise stay, says Liz Jarvis Situated in the Venetian Lagoon, which...
Groenburgwal Canal, Amsterdam

Amsterdam City Guide

With its canals, elegant gabled houses, laidback lifestyle and superb museums, the Dutch capital makes a delightful stay before or after a river cruise, says Oliver Hughes Effortlessly cool but with a village-like charm, Amsterdam...
New York City Guide

New York City Guide

From Manhattan to Brooklyn, the Big Apple is full of iconic landmarks, incredible galleries, superb restaurants and some of the best shopping in the world, making it irresistible for a pre- or post-cruise stay With...
The Tokyo skyline glitters at sunset © iStock

Tokyo City Guide

One of the most enticing cities in the world, the Japanese capital is ideal for a pre- or post-Asia cruise extension, says Liz Jarvis Everyone who visits Tokyo falls in love with the Japanese capital,...
Cars along Hollywood Boulevard, Los Angeles © iStock

Los Angeles City Guide

With its Mediterranean climate, glorious beaches and laid-back vibe, the Californian city is a fantastic base for a US stay-and-cruise holiday, says Cruise International Editor Liz Jarvis One of the most creative and glamorous cities...
Seattle city guide

City guide: Seattle

With its coffee culture, gastronomic scene and fascinating museums and history, Seattle makes the ideal starting point for a stay-and-cruise adventure to Alaska, says Rhian Colley A cool city with a pioneering spirit, Seattle was...

Shanghai city guide

With its iconic, futuristic skyline and intriguing mix of traditional and modern architecture, Shanghai makes an unforgettable destination for a stay-and-cruise trip, says Oliver Hughes An incredible blend of ancient Chinese culture, foreign influence and...

Berlin city guide

Fast becoming the hippest place to be in Europe, the German capital is an exciting fusion of old and new, perfect for foodies and culture-lovers alike, says Sally Coffey The fashionable city of Berlin is...

Cruise International

Cruise International is the UK’s highest-selling newsstand travel magazine dedicated to cruise holidays. Packed with inspirational reviews, the hottest destination advice, celebrity interviews and the very latest ocean and river cruise news, it helps both new and experienced cruisers alike plan their next trip. With its high production values, stunning photography and outstanding editorial, Cruise International is first choice for Britain’s 1.75 million annual cruise holidaymakers.







Liz Jarvis
Lyndal Beeton
Daniel Webb