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Cruising to the UK’s Nearby Ports – Oslo

4th October 2019
Often featured on popular Norwegian Fjord cruises, Oslo has captivated travellers looking to learn more about the extensive Viking history across Scandinavia.
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Reasons To Choose A Winter Sun Cruise in 2019

27th September 2019
With summer firmly behind us and everybody looking to escape the chilly weather of winter, there is a variety of destinations you can choose from to revive that summer feeling.
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Exploring the UK’s Nearby Ports – Copenhagen

20th September 2019
Being a regular stop for cruisers who are taking on a Scandinavian cruise, Copenhagen has become a chic modern centre with a lot to offer.
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MSC Magnifica to Sail from Southampton in 2021

13th September 2019
MSC is planning to set MSC Magnifica to task with 24 sailings in its summer 2021 season.
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Exploring the UK’s Nearby Ports – Reykjavik

30th August 2019
Slightly further away than some ports visited on a cruise from the UK, Reykjavik is the capital of Iceland and consistently rated highly amongst tourist destinations.
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Welcoming Norwegian Encore, The Latest Vessel At Sea

27th August 2019
Norwegian Encore has checked off its last milestone before being delivered to Norwegian Cruise Line on the 30th October 2019
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The Best Culinary Cruise Ships To Sail From The UK

16th August 2019
Picking a favourite cruise ship can be a very difficult decision, and with so many options on the market, there is no doubt that food plays a large part in which one you choose.
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Exploring the UK’s Nearby Ports – Bruges

9th August 2019
Just a short journey across the English Channel from the famous port of Dover, Bruges may not be the most iconic port in Europe, but what it lacks in size it more than makes up for in historical wonders.
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Princess Cruises To Settle In The UK In 2021

2nd August 2019
Princess Cruises has recently announced their plans for the 2021 cruising season and where they have decided to position their 18+ vessels.
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Cruising Further Afield From The UK

26th July 2019
Starting your cruise from the UK shouldn’t limit your ports of call, especially with there being so many different destinations available.
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Exploring the UK’s Nearby Ports – Amsterdam

19th July 2019
The UK is surrounded by famous ports, including the likes of Paris, Bruges and Reykjavik.
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Why You Should Add A Pre-Cruise Stay In Rosyth, Edinburgh

12th July 2019
As the main cruise port for Scotland’s capital, Rosyth is the central hub for cruise traffic heading in and out of Edinburgh.
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Anthem Of The Seas Sailing Out Of The UK In 2020

5th July 2019
With the unfortunate news that Independence of the Seas is no longer planning to sail out of the UK in 2020.
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Why You Should Consider A Taster Cruise In 2019

28th June 2019
Whether you are new to cruising or want to experience something different, taster cruisers are the perfect way to make sure you’ve picked the correct cruise for you.
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Is Cruising The New Holiday Of Choice For Millennials?

21st June 2019
Cruising has been known as a great way to see the world for just over 100 years, but in this time many people have created a perception that cruising is only for the older generation.
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Join Fred. Olsen’s Four Fred.s in Funchal Event

14th June 2019
For the third time in history, the Four Fred. Olsen Ships will meet together in celebration, but at a new port of call. Much like the ‘4 ‘B’s in Bergen’ and ‘Captains in Cadiz’ events, there will be plenty of things to do.
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Spirit of Adventure – Coming to the UK in 2020

7th June 2019
Sailing in the summer of 2020, Saga brings us their second brand new ship, Spirit of Adventure. As well as the fact she will be sailing from the UK, she has specifically been built to cater towards the British cruising market.
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Exploring The Islands Surrounding The UK

31st May 2019
With more and more cruisers looking to sail from the UK, travellers are exploring the length and breadth of the country far and wide to find new experiences that they don’t expect from ports closer to home.
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Advantages Of Taking A Transatlantic Sailing

24th May 2019
When choosing a cruise, transatlantic sailings might not be the first choice for everybody, due to the lack of ports on the itinerary.
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Celebrity Edge And What To Expect From Her

17th May 2019
Arriving in Southampton on Monday, Celebrity Edge has made quite the statement since she started sailing in late 2018, with the most notable addition coming on her starboard side in the form of the Magic Carpet.
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Sail to Russia and the capitals of the Baltic

10th May 2019
A Baltic cruise out of the UK will take you to the capitals of Germany, Norway, Sweden, Finland and Estonia, as well as the Russian city of St Petersburg.
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Cruise to the Christmas markets of Europe

3rd May 2019
The Christmas markets of Europe provide an opportunity to enjoy a festive getaway. You can see everything they have to offer on board a cruise out of the UK.
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Cruise to Iceland out of Cardiff

26th April 2019
Departing in May 2018, holiday-makers will have a unique opportunity to travel to the scenic delights of Iceland on board a cruise out of Cardiff.
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5 Historical Sites To Explore Before Your Cruise From Southampton

19th April 2019
As the largest commercial port in Britain, Southampton is the starting point for many cruises from the UK.
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Experience the magic of Disney Cruise Line

12th April 2019
When it comes to family-friendly cruising, Disney Cruise Line's range of itineraries out of Dover that will leave you feeling truly enchanted.
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Explore the UK's most picturesque islands with Hebridean Island Cruises

29th March 2019
Hebridean Princess is a small ship that caters exclusively to just 49 passengers at any one time, enabling you to explore the islands of Scotland in luxury.
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Enjoy a pre or post-cruise stay in Dublin

22nd March 2019
With more and more cruise itineraries departing from Dublin, there is no better opportunity to take the time to admire this wonderful city.
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Enjoy a pre or post-cruise stay in Belfast

15th March 2019
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines and CMV will both be operating itineraries out of the Northern Irish capital of Belfast – which has plenty to offer.
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Video guide to cruising from Liverpool

8th March 2019
Liverpool is one of the UK’s most accessible ports and our video guide provides everything you need to know about embarking on a cruise out of this iconic city.
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Embark on a French River cruise out of the UK

1st March 2019
Throughout the summer of 2017, Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines will be offering roundtrip itineraries to the rivers of Europe directly out of ports around the UK.
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Sail out of the UK on Independence of the Seas

22nd February 2019
Royal Caribbean's family-friendly ship has arrived in Southampton for another fabulous summer season of cruises to the Mediterranean.
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Long weekends and short cruising escapes

8th February 2019
A short cruise or long weekend sailing is the perfect tonic for any hectic lifestyle. We’ve outlined some of the best short sailings departing from the UK.
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A brief history of cruising from the UK

1st February 2019
The way in which we travel has changed significantly over the last 200 years. We take a closer look at how this has shaped cruising from the UK.
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Greenock's Cruise Terminal ranked among top ports in the world

25th January 2019
The cruise review site, Cruise Critic, has confirmed that the Scottish port of Greenock ranked fifth in a list of the most popular ports in Western Europe.
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The best British bars and lounges on the seas

18th January 2019
After a busy day of exploration onshore, there is no better feeling than putting your feet up and relaxing with your favourite tipple.
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Looking for something a little different? Try a cruise to the Azores

10th January 2019
Looking beyond Madeira and the Canary Islands, the Azores offer a slice of Portuguese heritage and culture combined with isolated paradise.
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Five reasons why Britannia offers the best of British

3rd January 2019
Since launching in 2015, P&O Cruises’ flagship, Britannia, has become a popular hit with passengers, offering what many consider to be the best of British.
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Your guide to the Northern Lights

20th December 2018
January to March is considered the best time to see the Northern Lights. Our guide offers ideas for the best ways to see them and how this phenomenon occurs.
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Cunard’s Distinctive White Star Service

13th December 2018
Cunard’s impeccable White Star Service offered on board is reflective of the golden era of sailing that continues to be maintained across the fleet today.
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Relax in some of the Caribbean’s finest destinations in 2019

6th December 2018
The Caribbean may seem far away, but a relaxing cruise offers one of the quickest and most luxurious ways in which to see this gorgeous sun-kissed region.
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Hidden Gems of the Mediterranean

29th November 2018
Summer may seem like a long way off, but as the new year approaches the Mediterranean’s popular ports are bracing themselves. Therefore, we take a look at some of the destinations off the beaten track.
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Celebrity Silhouette Review

22nd November 2018
Following her maiden season out of the UK, we take a closer look at Celebrity Cruises’ luxurious Solstice-class vessel, Celebrity Silhouette.
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3 Ships Coming To The UK In 2019

14th November 2018
With the end of the year in sight, there are plenty of exciting new launches on the horizon for 2019. Here are some of the new vessels that will be coming to a port near you.
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Celebrity Apex - Bringing The Future To Southampton

12th October 2018
Celebrity Cruises, has recently announced that their brand new ship, Celebrity Apex, will be operating out of Southampton when she launches in 2020. Here are some of the exciting features you will find onboard.
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£15m plans unveiled for new Greenock cruise terminal

12th September 2018
Plans for a new £15m cruise terminal for Greenock have been unveiled, with the venue set to feature a gallery dedicated to the works of George Wyllie.
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Escape to the Canary Islands this winter

22nd August 2018
While the Caribbean offers plenty of respite throughout the winter season, there are cruising opportunities available closer to home in the Canary Islands.
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Journey to the Caribbean out of the UK

15th August 2018
The alluring sands, seas and swaying palm trees of the Caribbean provide a perfect setting within which to relax. You can see it all on a cruise from the UK.
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Six cruise ships scheduled to call into Holyhead this summer

8th August 2018
The North Wales town of Holyhead, situated on the island of Anglesey, will welcome a series of cruise ships throughout the summer season in 2018.
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Azamara Pursuit heads to Southampton

1st August 2018
Adonia’s transformation to Azamara Pursuit has recently been completed in Belfast and the ship is now heading to Southampton ahead of her christening ceremony.
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Virgin Voyages ship ‘Scarlet Lady’ to visit UK

25th July 2018
Sir Richard Branson’s vision for Virgin Voyages is starting to take shape. Upon completion, the fleet’s first ship, Scarlet Lady, will make a visit to the UK.
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Island-hopping in Greece

18th July 2018
If you are looking to escape the Mediterranean’s most popular cities this summer, you may appreciate the pristine surroundings of the Greek Islands.
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Your Guide to Greenland Cruises

13th July 2018
Charming towns and breath-taking natural landmarks await in Greenland. Our guide offers an insight into some of the destinations you can visit on a cruise.
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Great Yarmouth welcomes Seabourn Quest

4th July 2018
The Norfolk seaside town becomes the newest addition to the list of British cruise ports and there are plans for plenty more visits throughout 2018 and 2019.
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Your guide to the Baltic Nations

20th June 2018
Throughout 2018, a number of lines will operate ex-UK sailings to the Baltic nations. We take a look at some of the best cities you can visit along the way.
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Edge out of Southampton in 2019

13th June 2018
Celebrity Cruises is currently working on a new and innovative vessel that is set to redefine cruising. You can experience her in Southampton in 2019.
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Escape to the pristine surroundings of the Norwegian Fjords

6th June 2018
While many holidaymakers will be heading to the Mediterranean for the summer, the pristine serenity of the Norwegian fjords offers an ideal alternative.
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Embark on a tour of the British Isles

27th June 2018
While many holidaymakers will head into Europe for their summer holidays, there is also plenty to be enjoyed closer to home on a tour of the British Isles.
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Introducing Iona – P&O Cruises’ new flagship

30th May 2018
Following on from our last blog post, P&O Cruises has announced the new build will be named Iona, after the lush-green Scottish Island in the Inner Hebrides.
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P&O Cruises starts construction of new ship

23rd May 2018
Due to launch in 2020, work has begun on P&O Cruises’ newest vessel at the Meyer Werft shipyard. The name of this new vessel is due to be announced on Thursday.
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Top five Mediterranean destinations to visit this summer

16th May 2018
The Mediterranean is home to some of Europe’s most impressive towns, landmarks and beaches. With summer not far off, we outline five of our favourite ports.
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Top Five Beaches To Visit on a Mediterranean cruise

15th February 2019
The warm weather in the UK will certainly provide inspiration for a Mediterranean cruise. We have outlined five of the best beaches to visit this summer.
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