Cochin was quite an easy place to spend a low key, DIY day – other friends walked to a landing point for small passenger ferry across to the old town and spent a nice day there looking at the old Indo Dutch buildings, theChinese fishing nets and doing some shopping before returning to the port by Taxi – if we return to Cochin in the future that will be our plan for the day.
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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.
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!
Jubilee Drinks are on Fred!
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has some special Jubilee Offers in celebration of Her Majesty The Queen’s 70 years of service and is including a free all inclusive drinks package and £70 per person onboard credit on a selection of summer sailings.
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:
Enchanted Princess makes Maiden call to the Port of Southampton
Enchanted Princess makes her Maiden call to the Port of Southampton and received the keys to the city today in a ceremony onboard today. One of four Princess ships to be sailing from the UK this year…
Saga announce their river cruises will go all-inclusive in 2023
In a move that brings the river cruise experience more inline with their ocean offering, Saga today announced major new benefits for their two new ships Spirit of the Danube and Spirit of the Rhine, for the 2023 season.