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The Atrium on board Norwegian Cruise Line's refurbished Norwegian Jade

Norwegian Jade cruise ship review

Norwegian Jade underwent a multi-million-pound makeover in March as part of Norwegian Cruise Line's Norwegian Edge refurbishment programme. Here Cruise International Contributing Editor Julie Peasgood...
MSC Cruises MSC Meraviglia Le Havre christening

MSC Meraviglia cruise ship review

MSC Meraviglia is the first in MSC Cruises' new fleet of Meraviglia Class vessels. Sara Macefield joined the christening ceremony in Le Havre to find out...
Silversea Silver Muse pool deck

Silver Muse cruise ship review

Silversea’s first new ship in seven years is a glamorous, sophisticated triumph, says Cruise International Editor Liz Jarvis Silver Muse was christened in Monte Carlo, a...
EFTXKN Rice paddy fields in the Tachileik District, Shan State, Myanmar / Burma

Laos Pandaw Myanmar cruise review

A cruise along the Chindwin River reveals Myanmar’s troubled history and fascinating rural life, says Sara Macefield As I gazed across a lush landscape of paddy...
The Northern Lights in Alta, Norway

Saga Sapphire Northern Lights cruise ship review

Deborah Stone joined a voyage on board Saga Sapphire in search of the ethereal Aurora Borealis – and discovered the joys of thrill seeking in...
Cane Garden Bay, Tortola, British Virgin Islands © iStock

Viking Sea Caribbean cruise review

Viking Ocean Cruises’ sleek Nordic-style luxury ships are designed to make waves – so how do they perform on its West Indies itineraries? Cruise...

Laos Pandaw Mekong cruise review

A Southeast Asian river cruise on the Lower Mekong from northern Thailand through Laos is a revelatory experience, discovers Linda Aitchison Sa-bai-dee, sa-bai-dee,” children shout...
Suite, S.S. Joie de Vivre © Rainer Witzgall

S.S. Joie de Vivre review

Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection’s new ship S.S Joie de Vivre offers an authentic French experience says Deborah Stone, who was on board the...
Majestic Princess © Princess Cruises

Majestic Princess cruise ship review

Princess Cruises' latest ship Majestic Princess launched this week. Cruise International Contributing Editor Julie Peasgood was on board to take a first look and give...

Viking Sky cruise ship review

Viking Ocean Cruises newest ship Viking Sky is now sailing – so how does it compare to the other ships in the fleet? Cruise International...

Hawaii islands guide

Some of the world’s best beaches, erupting volcanoes, spectacular waterfalls and its fascinating history and culture make the Hawaiian islands a stay-and-cruise paradise, says Cruise...

Australia cruise review

An Australian stay-and-cruise adventure is a fabulous way to experience cosmopolitan Sydney and the extraordinary natural beauty of Tasmania, discovers Cruise International Editor Liz...

Hebridean Princess cruise ship review

Hebridean Princess is HM The Queen’s favourite ship, and an enchanting base for exploring the Scottish Highlands, discovers Gary Buchanan A silvery light, pure enough...

Uniworld River Beatrice Danube cruise review

From memorable private concerts to Champagne with a princess, a Danube river cruise with Uniworld proves to be an enchanting experience for Karen Pasquali...

AmaWaterways AmaSerena cruise review

River cruises can be surprisingly family-friendly, as Sara Macefield discovers on an AmaWaterways itinerary "Wow – isn’t it tiny,” shrieked my 13-year-old daughters upon glimpsing...

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