Blog Archives

Refresher Course: Etiquette on the High Seas

Etiquette used to mean “keep off the grass”. The gardener of the French monarch Louis XIV realized that the well-to-do were trampling through his garden at Versailles, so he put up signs or étiquets. It is not always effective now and

Tagged with: , , , , ,
Posted in General Cruise Articles, New To Cruising

My Favourite Sailaway Ports

  There’s a saying “I’ve not been everywhere, but it’s on my list” and strangely enough, my travel list looks and sounds a lot like that. There are various online articles across the internet that talk about the best sailaway

Tagged with:
Posted in General Cruise Articles, New To Cruising

QE2 A 50th Anniversary Celebration

Chris Fame and Rachelle Cross have done it again. They’ve brought us another book detailing and honouring the life of yet another remarkable vessel, the great QE2. I received a copy of the new book recently, titled QE2: A 50th

Tagged with: , , ,
Posted in Cunard Cruise Line, General Cruise Articles

Cruising Customs You May Have Never Known Existed!

There are some things about cruising that you may not be aware of, so I thought I’d share some of them with you in my blog. I’m sure my fellow cruise-a-holics will be aware of them all, but I hope

Posted in General Cruise Articles

Cabin Bills That We Would Like To Forget!

I started cruising in 2007, and since then I have had a few cabin bills that I’d like to forget – sometimes we over indulge just a little too much, but I suppose some would argue and say that’s what

Posted in General Cruise Articles

Finding The Perfect Theme Cruise

MSC Divina is partnering with Weight Watchers International Inc. to host a 7-night themed Caribbean Cruise in early May. The 4300-passenger ship will sail from Miami and take passengers on a wellness-focused cruise. Although it seems an unlikely partnership, particularly

Posted in General Cruise Articles

Cruising: I Doubted It Until I Tried It, Then Never Looked Back

Today’s blog comes courtesy of Jennie Bond. You might remember Jennie as being the former royal correspondent for the BBC and from her appearance in ITV’s ‘I’m a Celebrity’, but when not hard at work, she enjoys life on the

Posted in Azamara Club Cruises, General Cruise Articles

9 Things Only Cruise Lovers Will Know!

Exclusive destinations only cruises uncover There are some places that you can’t drive to and don’t have an airport – meaning they’re only accessible by boat, and can be the exclusive haunts of cruise goers. What’s more, on a cruise

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in General Cruise Articles, New To Cruising

Cunard Westbound Transatlantic Countdown

It’s almost time to begin my Cunard and American road trip adventure and I’m so excited that I had to do another pre-cruise blog. I’ve never sailed on Queen Mary 2 before, but I did visit her once in Greenock

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Cunard Cruise Line, General Cruise Articles

Never Cruised Before? Then You’re REALLY Missing Out!

If you have never cruised before, then you REALLY are missing out on a wonderful holiday experience and I’m not just saying that because I love cruising, I’m saying it because it is true. There are some things about a

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in General Cruise Articles, New To Cruising
Categories
Instagram
A pop of colour in #stpetersburg #Russia. A lot of the streets are very grey to me, but this one had little colour injections and came alive! #travel #cruise #travelblogger I love the sound of the shells being pushed across the shoreline at high tide - it's SO relaxing! #travel #england #beach #seashells
Follow CruiseMiss Cruise Blog on WordPress.com

Featured Cruise Ship
Norwegian Escape
164,600GT
4,248 Passengers
1,731 Crew

Norwegian Escape

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.