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Expert Advice: 50 tips for new cruisers

Thinking about going on a cruise, but not sure what’s included, which size ship to choose or what clothes to pack? Our selection of top tips takes the mystery out of cruising and guides...

Best cruises for first-time cruisers

The Bolsover Cruise Club is sharing their top tips for first time cruisers If you’ve never been on a cruising holiday, you’re in for a treat. A luxurious and novel way to see the world,...
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Expert Advice: Top tips for an adventure at sea

Fancy unleashing your inner Sir David Attenborough or Bear Grylls? Here are our top tips for going off the beaten track... TOP TIPS FOR THE FROZEN PLANET Only 100 passengers are allowed to land at one time...
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Expert advice: Family luxury cruises

Julie Peasgood is a TV presenter, travel expert and Contributing Editor for Cruise International Q. Is it possible to find a luxury cruise that caters for families? We don’t want to compromise on quality but we want the kids...

Family Cruise Tips

Cruise International gathers mum bloggers' top tips for family cruises Tempting the teens “If you’ve got a teenage vampire, encourage them out into the sunlight by booking an adventure excursion on shore. No teen can resist the...

Top 10 Tips for Family Cruises

1. Book a larger stateroom, or even a suite, so that you have plenty of room. Thomson Cruises has family cabins on all of its ships that accommodate two adults and two children, and the newly refurbished Thomson Dream has suites with balconies which now come with iPod docking stations...

Best Food Cruises

New cruisers often worry about having to dine with the same people every night. The reality, though, is that cruise lines offer some wonderful alternatives to the main restaurants. Food, Glorious Food! Since ships...

6 Expedition Cruise Tips

Expedition cruises can be difficult for the inexperienced. Here are 6 key tips from Cruise International's Jane Archer on how best to plan your next trip.
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Top 10 tips for first-time cruisers

With cruising the fastest-growing sector of the travel industry in the UK, thousands of Brits are trying cruising for the first time. But beware, cruising is addictive!

Cruise tipping etiquette – how to avoid embarassment

From a one-time reward for exemplary service, to now an expected expense, tipping can be a tricky business. Gary Buchanan explains how to avoid embarrassment by following the on-board etiquette. The very mention of the...

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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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