What to Pack

Read our essential guides for what to pack on a cruise before you set foot on the ship.

What to pack for an adventure cruise

Packing for your first adventure cruise may seem confusing. Here's our guide to adventure cruise essentials It is important to note that not all adventure cruises will travel to the same climate. Therefore, each cruise...
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Five must-pack items for a warm-weather cruise

You've booked your cruise but what are the must-pack items you need to take with you? We've listed our must-pack items to help you get ready for the trip of a lifetime 1. Passport and...

Expert Advice: What to pack for a cruise

Liz Jarvis is a well-known travel expert and the Editor of Cruise International Q. I’ve booked my first cruise but I’m not very good at packing light. Are there any limits I need to be aware of regarding...
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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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DO dress up for dinner

Our Editor Liz Jarvis explains why she’s a big fan of glamming up on a cruise… Cunard has renewed its commitment to the joy of dressing up. Along with two or three formal nights each...

The best digital cameras for your cruise!

Take more than just happy memories away from your cruise with our selection of the best digital cameras on the market. With a camera to suit every budget, you’ll never have to miss picture...

What to pack for a Nile cruise – the Top 10

Egypt, with its majestic pyramids, is top of most people’s must-see list and a cruise from Luxor to Cairo, on the world’s longest river is a once-in-a-lifetime adventure. Temperatures range between an minimum of 14°C...

Lost Luggage

Seasoned traveller Gary Buchanan has had his luggage lost not once, not twice, but three times. So who better to advise on how to cope in the absence of your case? It’s the stuff of...

The Best Evening Dresses for a Cruise

When it comes to formal night, men have it easy. They simply have to slip into black tie, while women are left to choose the perfect evening dress for a cruise. Long, short, plain, sparkly?...

What to pack for a cruise to the Caribbean – The Top 10

With its crystal clear waters and golden sandy beaches it’s little wonder that the Caribbean is one of the most popular cruising destinations. Peak season falls between December and February and with temperatures consistently...

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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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