Highlands and Islands

It’s the bijou ship that filled the space left in Her Majesty The Queen’s heart by Royal Yacht Britannia, but what makes Hebridean Princess so special? Rebecca Martin spent a week cruising Scotland’s Highlands and islands to find out. Hebridean Princess was once earmarked as an ocean-going hideaway for the Scottish government, intended to whisk… Continue reading Highlands and Islands

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36 Hours In Barbados

Catching a lime to calypso beats, clad in carnival colours and fuelled by Banks beer; it’s the epitome of island life. DONT MISS According to Trip Advisor, the second most popular attraction in Barbados is one which flies under the radar, a hidden gem in every sense of the word. Hunte’s Garden is on the… Continue reading 36 Hours In Barbados

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Best of British Cruises

Hands up if you’re guilty of overlooking our own fair shores in favour of faraway lands? Whilst the British Isles can’t promise Caribbean climes, they are a treasure trove of remote highlands, coastal towns and iconic cities. Palaces and pubs, abbeys and boutiques, not to mention the fish and chips; the coastlines, islands and islets… Continue reading Best of British Cruises

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The Call of the Wild

Crisp. Silent. Still. With an energy indescribable and a beauty inexpressible. And were that not enough, it’s the happiest place on earth too. The Norwegian Fjords are the pride of Norway. The nation’s heart and soul in granite form, bathed with an ice white light in the morning and aflame with a peach glow as… Continue reading The Call of the Wild

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An Ode To Impish Italian

Naples may be the wild child of Campania but it is those who live with wild abandon that have the best stories to tell. Here’s why the tale of Naples is one worth listening to. Sorrento is stunningly beautiful, Rome is regal and Florence is a Renaissance masterpiece. But Naples is real. This is where… Continue reading An Ode To Impish Italian

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Hello Wonderful

MSC Cruises’ glamorous new ship is ‘a wonder’ for families on the hunt for fun in the Mediterranean sun. As we arrive into Le Havre and enter the glittering atrium of MSC Meraviglia, one thing becomes clear; whatever ‘it’ is, this ship has it. MSC Meraviglia has all the makings of a masterpiece. In fact,… Continue reading Hello Wonderful

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