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From the sun-kissed beaches of the Caribbean to the beauty of the Canaries, the tranquillity of the Mediterranean to the awe-inspiring scenery of the Norwegian Fjords, or the history of the Baltic to remarkable journeys around the world; we know that you will find a cruise destination to suit you.

Charlie Dimmock: I’m not very good at dressing-up nights

She found fame as TV’s gardening makeover queen and this spring Charlie will be giving lectures on board Fred. Olsen. She talks to Pam Francis about her favourite places and going naked on stage... I...
Best Affordable Cruise Line Cruise International Awards 2012

Cruise Awards: Best Affordable Line

Cruise International Awards judge and Cruise Today presenter, Jonathan Beaumont, talks to us about who he thinks should win in the Best Affordable Line category Vote now in the Cruise International Awards 2012 and you...
Balmoral Fred.Olsen

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines announces two new World Cruises for 2014

Fred. Olsen Cruise Line ships Balmoral and Black Watch will operate two new World Cruises for 2014. Both cruises will visit new ports of call including exotic Yangon in  Burma – and Japan, including visits to Hiroshima, Osaka...

Reader, Professor Brian Ford, tells us why he is cruise crazy!

Professor Brian Ford has been on 50 cruises and has no intention of stopping. He tells us how he first got into cruising and why he loves it so much My first cruise was more than 30 years...
Shore Excursions Kayaking

The Ultimate Shore Excursions

Try horse riding in the Caribbean, visit a volcano in Iceland or race through river rapids in Canada- cruise excursions are reinventing themselves in a big way. Get Active Cruising offers the perfect opportunity to try...

Fred.Olsen adds Belfast in 2013

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has announced a new UK port of call next year – Belfast, with 800-guest Boudicca making two turn-around visits in October 2013. Boudicca will be offering a 12-night Iberian and 2-night...

Fred. Olsen celebrates Burns Night around the world

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines will be celebrating Burns Night – this Wednesday 25th January 2012 – aboard each of its four ships – Balmoral, Braemar, Black Watch and Boudicca. As the ships’ names suggest, the...
Top 10 Cruise Ports

Expert Advice: Top 10 Ports in the Caribbean and Central America

Here's our pick of 10 top Caribbean and Central American ports. All you need to do is decide where to go first! Nassau, Bahamas Nassau is a favourite port of call for cruise ships offering mini-breaks from...
Allo' Allo' Celebrities on Cruises

Celebs on Board in 2012

From Herr Flick to Peter Sissons – the cruise lines have a star-stodded roster of entertainers, adventurers, sportsmen and authors on board. Here’s our guide to who will be cruising in 2012 January 2012   Who:Stars of ’Allo ’AlloWhen: 5-19 JanuaryShip: Fred....
Rio Carnival

What’s Hot in Cruising for 2012!

This year promises to be one of the most exciting ones yet in cruise. We pick the top 10 hottest events, the coolest cruises and the hippest destinations for 2012!   1.Rio Carnival It doesn’t get much...

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.







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