Enchanted Princess wins Good Housekeeping award

Enchanted Princess has been awarded a Good Housekeeping 2023 Family Travel Award, recognising the ship as “Great for Groups.” The Princess ship is one of only three cruise ship experiences selected as winners. At Cruise Addicted we are not surprised, having loved our time onboard back in May22.

“Would you to pay in local currency?”

“Would you like to pay in local currency or the currency of your card?” – it seems such a simple question doesn’t it? When you use a card to pay for something abroad, whether it is a currency, credit or debit card, you are normally given the option of paying either in the local currency or in your own currency. There is DEFINITELY a correct answer! But do you know for sure what it is?

Muscat, Oman – an evening in the cruise port

We only had a short visit to Muscat on a repositioning cruise from Dubai to Singapore with sunset falling about 4 hours after our planned arrival time so we took the advice of the Cruise Addicted Facebook group on our options and the best spot for a perfect sunset view. As you know, I am a sucker for a sunset and I’m happy to report that the advice was spot on so I am sharing here with you too!

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: