Silversea Cruises Review – An introduction to expedition cruising

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We were invited by Silversea Cruises and CLIA to visit the Silver Cloud cruise ship whilst the ship was docked in London. Find out what we thought of the Silver Cloud and Silversea expedition cruises!

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Koh Samui Cruise Port Information

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Koh Samui Cruise Port Information. Find out where the cruise ships dock and what to do on this beautiful island in Thailand.

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Cruise destinations 2019

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Looking for some inspiration and new destinations to cruise too? Check out our 4 favourite cruise destinations around the world.

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Marco Polo Cruise Ship Review

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Our Marco Polo Cruise ship review will show you all around the lounges and bars, food and dining options, deck areas and a selection of cabins. We have also included video tours which we hope you will find useful.

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Our first CMV Marco Polo Cruise Ship experience – Will we cruise with CMV again?

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We have just have returned our first CMV cruise on the Marco Polo Cruise Ship, a 3 night Festive Dublin Cruise. Here we describe our daily experiences so you can see if we would cruise on the Marco Polo again …

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Paul and Carole’s Year of Travel 2018

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Paul and Carole’s Year of Travel 2018 A year older and a year wiser! To be honest we did not have the best start to 2018, we were thrown a real curve ball with some health issues. However, reflecting on …

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Marella Discovery Cruise Ship Review – Food and Dining Options

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Marella Discovery Cruise Ship Food and Restaurant Review Here is our Marella Discovery Cruise Ship Food and Restaurant Review and after spending two weeks on this ship cruising around Norway Seeking the Northern Lights we certainly ate a lot! We …

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Paul and Carole’s Cruise News November 26th 2018

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Paul and Carole’s Cruise News 26th November 2018   Our cruise news today focuses on Celebrity, Carnival and our current favourite Marella Cruises! Celebrity Cruises I have a fondness for Celebrity Cruises as I worked as a nurse many moons …

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Outside Cabin Review – Marella Discovery Cruise Ship

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Come and have a look around an outside cabin on the Marella Discovery Cruise Ship and see if this cabin is for you!

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River Cruising – Will I change his mind?

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River Cruising – Yes or No? The fact of the matter is that I would love to try river cruising but Paul is adamant that this type of cruising is not for him. Attempts at discussing this type of cruising …

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Cruise News and our membership to the #ChooseCruise Club

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Paul and Carole’s Cruise News 8th November 2018   We have just become members of the CLIA #ChooseCruise Club and wanted to share this news with you. We want to bring you what’s new in the world of cruising with …

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Marella Discovery Cruise Review – Seeking the Northern Lights

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Marella Discovery Cruise Review Seeking the Northern Lights  Our Marella Discovery Cruise Review explains what it is like to cruise with Marella. We joined the Marella Discovery Cruise Ship in Southampton for a 14 night cruise to Norway. The cruise …

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Reasons why you should consider a Cruise Holiday

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Reasons Why You Should Consider A Cruise Holiday by Paul and Carole My love for a cruise holiday began nearly 30 years ago when I had the opportunity to work as a nurse on Celebrity Cruises, however it took me …

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Beachside Holiday Park Review Hayle Cornwall

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Beachside Holiday Park Review Hayle, Cornwall We were invited by are good friends Tony and Tina to spend my birthday weekend at the Beachside Holiday Park. They have been visiting this park for many years and had always sung it’s …

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Our first Princess Cruise Experience – Visiting the Royal Princess Cruise Ship

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Our first Princess Cruise experience The Royal Princess Cruise Ship What does this cruise ship have to offer? We were invited by Princess Cruises to come to Southampton and spend the day on the Royal Princess Cruise Ship. This was …

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Saga Sapphire Cruise Ship

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Cruising with Saga Is it just for the really old? The name Saga has always been associated with the elderly, and now that we are over 50 we wanted to see for ourselves if this cruise line is really just …

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Everything you need to know about P&O Cruises

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Guest Post by Anna – The Cruise Blogger Everything you need to know about P&O Cruises P&O Cruises offer some great deals from the UK and our only experience so far has been a 2 night cruise on the Ventura …

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Hooters and Habaneras – Paul and Carole’s Travel Guide to Havana

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Hooters and Habaneras Paul and Carole’s Travel Guide to Havana We visited Havana in Cuba as part of our cruise holiday around the Caribbean. Havana is one of the most interesting destinations we have visited and we have put this …

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Balmoral Cruise Ship Day Visit

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Fred Olsen Cruise Line and the Balmoral Cruise Ship Our Day visit by Paul and Carole The cruise industry is growing at an alarming rate and focus is mostly on what is new and exciting. Cruise ships are getting bigger …

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MSC Opera Cruise Ship Review – The Good, The Bad and The Ugly

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MSC Opera Cruise Ship The Good, Bad and the Ugly! We joined the MSC Opera Cruise Ship in Havana Cuba and sailed around the Caribbean and Central America. We have cruised many times before but had never cruised with MSC. …

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2017 – The Year Paul and Carole travelled to Mars!

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2017 The Year Paul and Carole travelled to Mars! Last year we published a post called 12 Trips in 12 Months showing our adventures of 2016. Now that we are coming to the end of 2017 we have put together …

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The Best and Worst Cruise Ports – Cruise Bloggers reveal all!

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The Best and Worst Cruise Ports Around the World Cruise Bloggers reveal all! We have cruised many times and are always planning our next cruising adventure. We know the cruise ports of call we have loved and know those where …

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Chania Crete Cruise Port Information – Know before you go!

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Find out where the ship docks and what to do with your time if you are cruising to Chnia in Crete.

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Rhodes Greece Cruise Port Information – How to make the most of your day!

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Rhodes Greece Cruise Port Information How to make the most of your day! On our recent Aegean Shores Cruise on the Marella Dream Cruise Ship we visited the island of Rhodes Greece. If you are planning a visit we hope this …

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Marella Dream Cruise Ship Review

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What is it like to cruise on the Marella Dream Cruise Ship Our Review – Paul and Carole Please note – in October 2017 Thomson cruises re branded as Marella Cruises part of the TUI group. The Thomson Dream cruise …

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Our Best Travel Accessories by Paul and Carole

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Our Best Travel Accessories by Paul and Carole There are certain travel accessories that we have been using for many years and always take on our travels. The purpose of this Our Best Travel Accessories post is to share the …

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Santorini Cruise Port Information – Paul and Carole

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  Cruising to Santorini? Ideas on how to spend your day! One of the reasons we booked our recent Aegean Shores Cruise on the Marella Dream Cruise Ship was the excellent itinerary which included the island of Santorini in Greece. We …

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10 Reasons for cruising with Marella

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  10 Reasons to Cruise With Marella If you have been following our blog it will come as no surprise that we love cruising. We have now cruised 12 times and have already have 1 more booked. We have found the best …

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Netherlands and Norway Fjords Cruise on the Explorer of the Seas

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  Netherlands and Norway Fjords Cruise on the Explorer of the Seas Every year we try and spend a quality week with our Dad’s, Bo and John and go on a cruise. We joined the Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines, Explorer …

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12 Trips in 12 Months – A look back on Paul and Carole’s Year of Travel 2016

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12 Trips 12 Months – 2016 has been a really interesting year for Paul and Carole Loves to Travel, and hitting the big 50! We both work full time but have still managed to go on 12 trips. Here is …

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