Cruise Blog [Page 9]

Welcome to my cruise blog, where I share my thoughts and opinions on the latest cruise news.

British Airways Airbus A320 Economy Flight Review

As part of my MSC Cruises holiday package, the company arranged my return flights and overseas transfers on my behalf. I was told to arrive at London Gatwick Airport (LGW) for a British Airways flight to Genoa Cristoforo Colombo Airport (GOA). London...

8 Reasons to Cruise the Mediterranean on MSC Preziosa

MSC Preziosa, Italian for ‘precious’, oozes bags of charm and glamour. The ship is classed as ‘large’  at 139,072 gross tonnes, yet somehow it rarely feels that way. Based in Genoa in the Mediterranean, I headed on board for...

Disney Dream Will Soon Receive a Millennium Falcon Upgrade

When Disney Dream goes into dry-dock this October, she will return with exciting new features. There will be a new Star Wars play area, a Disney Infinity interactive area for kids, a sweet shop for families, and enhancements to the adults-only...

Anthem of the Seas Balcony Cabin 12652 Review

Royal Caribbean describes cabin 12652 as a “Superior Ocean View Stateroom with Balcony”. The D5 grade cabin is fairly standard on Anthem of the Seas, with a modern, stylish décor and enough space for a family. The cabin sits slightly to...

Checking out the Innovations on Anthem of the Seas

The second smart ship, Anthem of the Seas, is here. The 168,666 gross tonne ship arrived in Southampton this week, and I sailed onboard a two-night mini cruise to find out what makes this ship so smart. Smart Check-in Before you step anywhere near...

Disney Offers Frozen and Star Wars Themed Cruises

Some parents might be wishing the force was with them as Disney Cruise Line is to offer a selection of Frozen and Star Wars themed cruises featuring an entire day dedicated to each topic. These will be incredibly popular sailings as the following for...

Princess Cruises Launches Discovery at Sea

Princess Cruises has launched Discovery at Sea, a series of fun, interactive and educational activities for families. The cruise line has joined forces with Discovery Consumer Products, the licensing arm of Discovery Communications, the TV programmer...

Royal Caribbean Launches Its High-Tech Cruise Ship, Quantum of the Seas

As Quantum of the Seas briefly stopped in Southampton, I toured the ship for a day. The new ship smell only surpasses the air of new technological enhancements that make Quantum of the Seas a smart ship. The all-weather ship boasts cutting edge...