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Fujiyoshida, Japan, at Chureito Pagoda and Mt. Fuji in the spring with cherry blossoms.

Ask the experts: Best Japan cruises

Liz Jarvis, travel expert and Editor of Cruise International, offers her advice on Japan cruises Q. Both my husband and I are desperate to go to Japan. Which Japan cruises would you recommend? Japan is one of my...

AIDA Cruises 2019 Itineraries

AIDA Cruises 2019 itineraries offer some fantastic opportunities to explore the world – here are some of the best options for the year ahead AIDAcara Built in 1996, making the AIDAcara ship AIDA Cruises' first cruise...
Music-themed cruise

Booking the best music-themed cruises

Love music? Fancy a music-themed cruise? Here well-known blogger and Contributing Editor for Cruise International Becky Wiggins shares her top tips Q. My friends and I would like to go on a music-themed cruise to...
Santorini in Greece

How to avoid travel insurance pitfalls for the over 80s

Cruises remain extremely popular with older travellers for a very good reason. They offer a convenient and relaxing way to visit new destinations, see new sights, and meet new people along the way And why...

Top tips for booking a cruise

We asked movers and shakers from the cruise industry for their top tips for booking a cruise. Here’s what they had to say... Erin Johnson, Marketing Director UK & Ireland, Carnival Cruise Line "Most cruise lines now have...

Expert advice: Cruise to Russia

Cruise International Contributing Editor and award-winning journalist Sara Macefield explains the different cruise options for a trip to Russia Q. I’m very interested in taking a cruise to Russia, but would like to be able to stay...

Expert advice: When to book your cruise early

Should you book your cruise early, or wait until the last possible minute? We asked the experts at Bolsover Cruise Club to give us their advice… The question of whether you should book early or wait for...

How to plan your next cruise holiday

Andy Harmer, SVP Membership and Director of Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) UK & Ireland, says it's best to plan ahead when booking your next cruise holiday. Here are his top tips... The way in...
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Why luxury cruises are value for money

Kuki from CruiseMates.com explains the real cost of cruising Luxury, and finds it is considerably less than you might suspect. While all cruise line’s advertising, at some time, will refer to themselves as a “luxury...

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