Dover, England – A Cruise Port Guide

Staying close to the ship you have one of the biggest tourist attractions in Kent right above you! The word Iconic gets a bit over used but the views of Dover Castle on top of the White Cliffs probably can claim that description!

It has two thousand years of history as the first line of defence for England so it really is the best thing to visit when you’re in Dover and you could easily spend all day there. The port shuttle buses run there direct or you could get a local bus or taxi. If you want to walk one way I suggest you walk down!

Cadiz, Spain – A Cadiz Cruise Port Guide

Cadiz is last Atlantic port that you reach before entering the Mediterranean, the old town sits neatly on a small peninsular and its mix of Spanish, Moorish, Greek, Roman and Phoenician history makes it a fascinating place to explore. Even if the weather is a little rough, one of its coasts will be sheltered and the medieval cobbled streets and grand tiled 19th century walkways will give shelter from sun or wind.

Abu Dhabi, UAE – A Cruise Port Guide

Abu Dhabi is the capital of the United Arab Emirates It is a very popular cruise port, both as a hub for itineraries in the Persian Gulf and as a stop on repositioning routes. One of the worlds richest cities, it has grown very rapidly over the last ten years from a small, low level fishing port to a modern metropolis of towering skyscrapers and ultra modern buildings. Some of the best tourist attractions are further out of town and of these the most important is the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque which is truly unmissable.

Enchanted Princess in Southampton

Enchanted Princess is on her Maiden Season in Southampton the newest of the four Princess Cruise ships currently home porting there. This represents a huge investment of confidence in the British cruise market by Princess and having so many UK based ships is providing some really interesting themed cruises and excellent last minute deals so keep your eyes peeled!

Princess Pamper Day at Sea

There is really nothing better than a sea day – and even more when it unexpectedly turns into a Princess Pamper Day at Sea! Emma and I were recently guests of Princess Cruises on a 5 day itinerary from Southampton. We visited Zeebrugge, Rotterdam and Guernsey. This was a huge treat in itself and we already felt very lucky to be aboard Enchanted

Masterchef Stars for Enchanted Princess Cruise…

sterchef Stars will join Enchanted Princess for a culinary inspired cruise. judges John Torode and Rachel Allen from Ballymaloe Cookery School which featured in the Finals of the last series will be onboard in late August. Alongside Matt Tebutt from Saturday Kitchen they will join Cruise Addicted favourite, Daniel Tanchev – Executive Chef of Enchanted Princess, for this wonderful voyage.

Windstar sets sail for Tahiti

Small-ship cruise line, Windstar Cruises, has cancelled its scheduled cruises in Asia for autumn 2022, citing the continued uncertainty regarding ports reopening in the region. The move will affect seven scheduled itineraries on the all-suite Star Breeze…

Sports Legends join Princess

The ‘Sports Stars’ cruise will take place on a seven-night Spain and France voyage departing August 5, 2022. It will be hosted by Olympian Gail Emms MBE, who will run a series of Q&A sessions with sport names spanning rugby, cricket and the Olympics.

The impressive achievements of the guest speakers include: