Explore the magnificent landscapes of Australia and New Zealand with Cunard
2018-11-27

An Australia cruise with Cunard may showcase rainforests in the north, stunning beaches and cosmopolitan cities in the south, along with a vast interior and huge ranches. Witness the fascinating wildlife up close, including koalas, kangaroos, and crocodiles, or even take part in snorkeling at the majestic Great Barrier Reef. New Zealand boasts towering mountains […]

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Alaskan Adventures
2018-11-27

Hello again, and this week I’ll start by writing a little on Cunard’s youngest ship, Queen Elizabeth, which as I mentioned last week is currently having a refit in France with refurbishment of staterooms and suites as well as many of the public areas. This is fantastic news for any of you thinking about trying […]

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The 2019 Best Cruise Lines for the Money
2018-11-27

Find out which lines will help you save big on your next cruise vacation. Your next cruise may cost less money than you think. Since a cruise is basically a package deal, with lodging, food and entertainment all included in one price, a vacation at sea is often a better value than a land-based getaway […]

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Right to the Bitter End!
2018-11-20

Good Day to all readers, or as I used to say on board Cunard’s Queen Victoria or Queen Mary 2 at my daily Noon speech; “Good Afternoon Ladies and Gentlemen, this is Captain Peter Philpott speaking from the Navigating Bridge and I do hope you all enjoying this wonderful day at sea! As is our […]

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Discover the Best of Alaska with Cunard
2018-11-20

Alaska – the Great Land – is a magnificent wilderness brimming with spectacular scenery and awe-inspiring natural wonders. Discover Cunard’s 2019 Alaska itineraries with six charming ports to explore, all from the comfort of elegant Queen Elizabeth. Feast your eyes on towering glaciers, native wildlife, and national parks with full days in port. You can […]

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10 Travel Photography Tips for Getting Better Photos
2018-11-20

Use this guide to start taking top-notch vacation pictures. While professional-looking travel photos were once a privilege for those who could afford pricey equipment, today, travelers can take a stunning photo with nothing but a smartphone. Follow these 10 expert tips that will help you find the best lighting, achieve the perfect angle and make […]

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Special guests and entertainment aboard cruise ships
2018-11-13

Hello again! If you happen to be a regular reader of my column, you’ll have seen that I was for a long time with Princess Cruises – in fact I served in all Navigating Officer ranks up to the rank of Staff Captain. My favorite Princess ship was the original Pacific Princess (built in the […]

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Princess Cruises Continues Year-Round Caribbean Cruises with Summer 2020 Program
2018-11-13

Ocean Medallion-Enabled Caribbean Princess Offers the Ultimate Family Vacation Sailing Roundtrip from Ft. Lauderdale Princess Cruises continues to offer year-round Caribbean cruising from Florida with family-friendly summer vacations in 2020, featuring the cruise line’s popular Eastern Caribbean and Western Caribbean itineraries. Cruisers will enjoy the beach, sunshine and island life while sailing aboard Caribbean Princess, […]

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The 5 Top Health and Wellness Trends in Cruising
2018-11-13

Find out how taking a cruise can support your health, fitness and nutrition goals. In today’s health-focused world, many vacationers aren’t willing to disrupt their diet and fitness routines for a week of fun. In response to passenger demands, cruise lines are expanding their health and wellness offerings, providing travelers with nutritious food options, unique […]

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Enjoy the Caribbean sunshine with Cunard
2018-11-06

A cruise to the Caribbean is arguably the best way to explore the dusting of islands that lie to the south of Florida. While they are collectively known for their sandy beaches and enviable weather, each island is unique — so to visit and contrast several on one vacation is a rewarding experience indeed. Snorkeling […]

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