European Versus Mekong River Cruises. Just How Different Are They

The Differences Between Mekong and European River Cruises

Discover the differences between Mekong and European River Cruises as I explore Mekong versus European river cruises I recently cruised on board CroisiEurope Indochine II down the Mekong, and I wanted to share with you my observations about the differences between this cruise and going on a European river cruise. Ships The first key difference…

Who will want to cruise again

Will People Want To Cruise Again? Who Will And Who Won’t?

Will people want to cruise again? Who will and who won’t? There is such conflicting information out there about what’s happening with cruising moving into next year, in terms of whether people are booking or not. One the one hand, we’re seeing lots of reports from online cruise travel agencies talking about cruising bookings for…

Cruising I will be back t-shirt

Cruising I’ll Be Back T-Shirt

I have had a lot of enquiries about the T-shirts I have been wearing in my recent video series talking about, and answering questions, about the latest developments in cruising related to the shutdown. The most requested one is for the “Cruising. I’ll Be Back” T-shirt. I had a series of T-shirt designs made to…

Is Cruising in a Suite Worth The Extra Cost - Yes or No

The Pros And Cons Of Suites On A Cruise Ship

What are the pros and cons of suites on a cruise ship? I thought I’d explore the best and worst things about cruising in a suite when you’re on your next cruise. When I go cruising, I often cruise in a verandah or balcony cabin, but when I go cruising with my partner, we often…

European River Pros and Cons

The Pros And Cons Of European River Cruises

These are, in my views, the main Pros and Cons of European River Cruises. What are the Pros? Lots of choice I thought it would be interesting to look at both the upsides and the downsides of river cruising, so let’s start by looking at the positives. Probably one of the biggest pros of European…

7 Ways Cruising Will Be Changing

7 Ways Cruising Will Change After The Shutdown

The seven ways cruising will change after the shutdown. These are my projections and thoughts. I want to share with you the seven things I think are going to happen to cruising moving forwards as a result of the shutdown, and how people are going to travel after the pandemic. Also, what I think is…

9 Things You Need To Do Now To Be Ready To Cruise Again

9 Tips On Preparing To Cruise Again Post Shutdown

Here are my 9 tips on preparing to cruise again post the cruising shutdown. I want to share with you the things that I’m doing – that I think everybody should be doing – if you’re interested in cruising again, whether that’s when the shutdown ends later in the year, next year, or even further…

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Cruise Shutdown: What To Do About Cruise Bookings and Plans

Cruise Shutdown: What To Do About Cruise Bookings and Plans With everything going on in cruising at the moment, and the cruising shutdown, I’ve decided I’m not going to post any regular cruising content until the shutdown clearly ending and life starts to come back to normal. However, I’m getting lots of questions from people,…

worst things about cruising

The 8 Downsides of Cruising and How To Deal With Them

What are the 8 big downsides of cruising and how should you deal with them? What are the biggest downsides, cons or negatives of cruising? In another article and video I explored the positives and good things about cruising, but now I want to explore the downsides, starting with this one: The environmental impact of…

Job-Related Cruise Discounts

Can Your Job Get You A Cheaper Cruise?

Can Your Job Get You A Cheaper Cruise? Did you know that there are a whole range of jobs or industries where by doing a few simple things – or even just asking – you can actually get cheaper cruise fares? This is not something I had realised until quite recently, so I’m going to…