All cruise lines are making advances in sustainability but as Virgin Voyages launches Scarlet Lady in 2020, there won’t be a cruise ship as eco-friendly and ethically minded out there as her. You could say that Scarlet Lady and her sister Valiant Lady will be the most sustainable cruise ships out on the oceans. The two sisters will feature exciting new sustainable technology and brand partnerships to make these two new ships the greenest of cruise vessels. Much has already been said about the trendy design features and the nontraditional ways of Virgin Voyages. But do discover how Richard Branson & his team are making cruising fresh, fun yet sustainable.Read more
Exciting news for casual cruisers looking for a new way to explore all corners of Europe. Carnival Legend takes on Europe in 2021, covering the largest range of ports & countries than any other Carnival ship has ever before. Whether you’re a family looking for a fun ship to sail on, or an informal cruise-fun seeking couple or group, Carnival’s got it covered. There even are two excellently-priced transatlantic crossings to consider, Tampa to Spain and later on, Spain to Baltimore. Discover more here!Read more
Azamara who? If you haven’t heard of this luxury cruise brand, definitely hear me out and discover what makes Azamara special. They are not stuffy or formal.. just quietly classy. Learn more about Azamara Journey and the Azamara fleet with me. All-inclusive, destination-focussed, culturally immersive and pretty much adult only too. And they have an excellent vegan menu onboard. Come join me for a ship tour!
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UK cruisers are going to be treated to the longest season of MSC sailings from Southampton in 2021. But not only is the season extended to 24 sailings, also MSC Magnifica herself will be extended. Plus she will be greener than ever, with new eco advances onboard making her much kinder to the environment. Read more here – and book quickly, as her sailings went for sale on Sep 12th, 2019Read more
Looking for that great value cruise offer? How does free cabin upgrades on Princess Cruises sound like to you? From oceanview to balconies, balconies to mini-suites and on selected sailings even inside cabins to balcony. Check out this new Princess promo here and my personal favourite if you have 17 days of annual leave to spare in 2020! Do note: Promo only available to UK residents [Post contains an affiliate link]Read more
It’s been three years since I last cruised on MSC. This September I will be onboard the beautiful MSC Seaview and it looks like MSC have improved their vegan options, based on this e-mail I received from their UK customer service team. Read on for more info – it all looks very promising.Read more
Sunday Aug 11th marked the start of a four-month countdown to the latest Vista-class beauty to join Carnival Cruises’ fleet. Let me tell you in ten F words why you ought to add the new Carnival Panorama to your to-cruise wishlist. In addition to her new home port.. so I suppose that is 11 reasons in all? Go on, have a look, and be tempted!Read more
My first two vegan cruises with Royal Caribbean left a lot to desire. Now, three years later they have just launched a brand new Royal Caribbean vegan menu in their dining rooms. And it has vegan dessert options! Including cheescake! Do check out the full 7-day menu here! And if you’re sailing and dining this new menu, let me know what it is like!Read more
Viking Ocean Cruises ships are the epitome of Nordic cool with amazing interiors. Two of the latest ship in this very young fleet come with one exciting feature I cannot wait to share with you. If you want to see the stars, come and join me for a photo tour review of Viking Jupiter!
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November sees the launch of a brand new private island destination in the Caribbean. But it is not just a standard cruise ship beach stop, but one with one major ethical difference. MSC Ocean Cay is a Marine Reserve – allowing this island and the marine life near it to blossom once again. Learn more about this brand new MSC experience here.. and you too will understand my excitement.Read more