Prepare to be impressed with the very best of 2018 ship-launch season

Tour the largest ship afloat, Royal Caribbean’s Symphony of the Seas, relax in extraordinary luxury on board NCL’s Norwegian Bliss, indulge your playful side with the incredible array of entertainment on board Carnival’s Horizon, and revisit the golden age of steamships with the modern paddle steamer, American Queen.



Voting has opened for the 2018 British Cruise Awards. Vote for your favourite cruise lines, onboard experiences, cruise agents, destinations and holiday add-ons here


Cruise the Mekong River with Julie Peasgood and discover the beauty and history of Vietnam and Cambodia



Relax into traditional cruising magic on board American Queen a paddle steamer along the Mississippi


The characteristic fun and excitement of Carnival Cruise Line is out in force with their new ship, Carnival Horizon. Read our full review


Read our guide to the world’s largest ship, Royal Caribbean’s Symphony of the Seas


WIN £2,000 to spend on a holiday of your choice, with Titan, in our Titan competition


Win a trip for two to Greece’s glittering islands on board Celestyal Crystal, in our Celestyal Cruises Competition

Viking Longship Odin on the Danube River in Budapest, Hungary
Viking Longship Odin on the Danube River in Budapest, Hungary


Plus you can expedition to Angola with Silversea, travel across the culturally vibrant and varied USA, get tips on first time cruising; where to go, how to book and what to take, and sample the delights of famed French pâtissier and chef, Eric Lanlard as he shares some of his favourite cruising recipes