A Thousand Cruises

By Pete Of Athousandflights | Ships, boats, kayaks, ferries: if it involves travel and water, here it is!

Kerala Cruising

<i>I’ve previously talked about the backwaters of Kerala in India, and how I’d love to take one of their houseboat cruises. <br>The contrast between the</i> …

Kerala

Irrawaddy Cruise from Mandalay to Bagan, Myanmar

Regular readers of this blog will by now have understood that I like to get on a boat if I can. While I am usually not a fan of tours, the creature …

Enjoy Christchurch Botanic Gardens by Punting on the Avon

A gentle breeze wafted the fragrant aroma of azaleas our way and drew us into the Christchurch Botanic Gardens. We walked through, on our way to our …

Backwater bliss

<i>Of all the places I’ve been in the world, the backwaters of Kerala in India impressed me most of all. There was an otherworldly feeling of</i> …

Sailing on Lake Garda, Italy

Lake Garda – the largest lake in Italy. That is a statement itself, seeing as how many beautiful and popular lakes Italy has, such as the …

Europe

Cruise ports: good and bad

<i>Paul and Carole</i> <i>of Paul and Carole Love to Travel – catchy name, that! – have solicited advice from a shipload of cruisers as to their notions of the</i> …

Skeleton crew

<b>Bluff</b> <b><br>New Zealand<br>13 Oct 2017</b><p><i>A ferry lumpy crossing</i><p><i>Foveaux Strait divides New Zealand’s South Island from Stewart Island, another thirty kilometres</i> …

Sailing

A PERFECT DAY OF SAILING IN THE IDYLLIC BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS

by <b>Ian</b><p>7 August 2017<p>by <b>Ian</b><p>7 August 2017<p>The journey between Tortola and Norman Island<p>Our stops at Norman Island<p>Leaving the delights of Soper’s Hole<p>Ian …

A guide to boating on The Norfolk Broads

For years and years I’ve daydreamed about a canal boat holiday. Cruising along the water, waving to dog walkers, mooring up at the local pub for a …

Oceania cruises - a luxury cruise with a difference

<b>Looking for a luxury cruise? Thinking of Oceania Cruises? My husband and I are, too. Here are some reasons why.</b><p><b>This post was written in collaboration</b> …

Cruise Ships

Cruise Crew

Alas, our cruise around the Mediterranean Sea with the family had finally begun! First order of business…introducing the Cruise Crew: myself, Adam, …

Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Seabourn Sojourn – Yachtsman’s Mediterranean

My wife and I have recently returned from a one week cruise onboard Seabourn Sojourn. The cruise was entitled…. ‘<b>Yachtsman’s Mediterranean</b>: it could …

The magic of cruising - Splendour of the Seas

I stood on the top deck of my floating “hotel”, the <i>Splendour of the Seas</i> , and savoured the breath-taking views from my lofty vantage point as we …

Everything You Need to Know About the Disney Wonder

Shares 227<p>I’ve been on eight Disney cruises over the past few years, but up until recently, had never been on the Disney Wonder. When the opportunity …

Sailing out of Sydney Harbour on the Radiance of the Seas

Docked in Sydney harbour with the famous Opera House as a backdrop, Royal Caribbean’s cruise ship Radiance of the Seas sat waiting for a new load of …

Cruising Phuket - Part One - Trippin' Turpins

When our very good friends, Kate and Martin, visited us in Thailand we got the chance to be their tour guides, taking them to many gorgeous places in …

Why This Adventure-Seeker Is Going on a Cruise

“Real travelers” don’t go on cruises. Or do they?<p>These are the last words I <i>ever</i> thought I’d be writing on this blog: <i>I’m going on a cruise.</i><p>For years …

Touring St Maarten/St Martin, Dutch and French in one day

Nikks and I both agree that St Maarten/St Martin is one of the most beautiful Caribbean islands we have visited. However, it is unfortunate that we …

Looking for the best Mekong Delta tours from Ho Chi Minh City ? Try Mekong Eyes range of boats.

One of the best Mekong Delta tours from Ho Chi Minh City<p>There are a myriad of ways of traverse the <b>Mekong Delta</b>, ranging from DIY budget options, …

Asia Travel

Is the Beverage Package Worth It On a Cruise?

In case you didn’t know it already, we really like beer and wine, and we really like eating great meals while drinking beer and wine. So when we were …