Brimming with even more inspiration, advice and tips for your next holiday, the Cruise International Aug/Sep 2019 issue is out now.



Silversea Japan cruise review


Cruise International Editor Liz Jarvis reports back on an unforgettable Silversea Japan cruise. Travelling on board Silver Muse from Shanghai to Tokyo, Liz reveals what it’s like to go in search of Japan’s feted cherry blossom – or sakura – by ship.

P&O Cruises Norway review


Julie Peasgood, cruise expert and Contributing Editor for Cruise International, shares her experience of a P&O Cruises Norway cruise. Not only did she get to explore the beautiful Norwegian Fjords, but she was also able to enjoy the company of master pâtissier Eric Lanlard and pick up expert baking tips along the way.

Celebrity chef recipes


Home and lifestyle guru Martha Stewart shares two delectable recipes to celebrate her new culinary partnership with MSC Cruises. Don your apron and get baking passion fruit melting moments or brownie cupcakes with sugared pansies.

Top 10 cruise spas


Cruise International Contributing Editor Becky Wiggins selects the top 10 cruise ship spas. If you love a pampering session while on holiday, you can discover the hottest retreats at sea, along with their signature treatments.

And much more…

Discover what Oceania Cruises’ Insignia looks like after an extensive ‘re-inspiration’, find out how a Holland America Line Mediterranean cruise is an opportunity to uncover fascinating Spanish and Italian history, and our Eastern Promise feature serves as an ultimate guide to cruising in the Baltics.

Plus, if you’ve ever fancied going on an expedition cruise, Sara Macefield is here to help. The cruise expert provides a round-up of everything you need to know on the subject which can take you from the icy waters of Antarctica to the wild plains of Borneo.

Sarah also shares her experiences of cruising in the Galápagos Islands on board Celebrity Expedition, and not to be missed is the first of a new celebrity cruise column from Julie Peasgood. There’s a chance to win a Carnival cruise, too, if you vote in the British Cruise Awards 2019.

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