Royal Caribbean first with Google Street View

Royal Caribbean International today announced it is changing the way how people plan their vacations by working with Google to be the first cruise line to launch Google Maps Business View using Google’s Street View technology onboard the world’s largest and innovative cruise ship Allure of the Seas. By using Street View technology, Royal Caribbean International […]

Cruise the Marquesas

Tahiti’s freighter cruise line is inviting New Zealanders to spend 2014 like the explorers and artists of yesteryear on a cruise adventure to French Polynesia’s Marquesas Islands. Final resting place of the French artist Paul Gauguin, the Marquesas are 1500km north of the main island of Tahiti. The mixed passenger and cargo vessel Aranui 3 […]

Aurora Expeditions’ Exclusive Antarctic Savings

Antarctic cruise specialists, Aurora Expeditions, have released a selection of exclusive Antarctic savings on remaining berths for this upcoming 2013/14 season. Don’t miss the opportunity to save on these small-group adventures with 10% off selected departures – that’s a saving of up to US$1,770 per person! Other offers include FREE photography workshops as well as […]

QM2 Royal Circumnavigation of NZ

Cunard Line has announced details of its 2015 world voyage program, featuring Queen Mary 2’s second Royal Circumnavigation of New Zealand and a special visit by Queen Elizabeth to the waters off Gallipoli to coincide with the 100th anniversary of the WWI campaign. The program also includes visits to New Zealand and Australia by all […]

Sydney 2000 offers free Wi-Fi

Captain Cook Cruises now has free Wi-Fi available on the Sydney Harbour cruise vessel MV Sydney 2000. To log in guests simply open a browser, type in the password Captain and complete the compulsory Customer Satisfaction Survey. They will then be redirected to ‘Google’ In time the password will be made available via Q codes […]

National Cruise Week 2013

Great Deals on the Horizon as National Cruise Week Nears New Zealand holidaymakers can look forward to a flood of great deals from cruise lines around the world when National Cruise Week gets underway on September 2. Coordinated by Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) Australasia, the cruise promotion features deals from dozens of international cruise […]

New Antarctic gateway

Aurora Expeditions are set to shake up the traditional Antarctic cruise itinerary with the launch of an exciting new ‘Antarctic Gateway’ in their 2014/15 Antarctic program. The Chilean port and nature haven of Puerto Williams will be used as an alternative to the usual Argentinian port of Ushuaia, with voyages either starting or ending on […]

Royal Caribbean – Christmas in July

Imagine a Christmas that’s stress-free, with everything taken care of! Make Christmas this year a holiday the whole family can enjoy, onboard a Royal Caribbean cruise. You won’t have to worry about anything from Christmas dinner to the decorations, plus it all comes with a stunning ocean view. And the best news is that Royal […]

Sea Cloud Cruises’ enhanced program – 2014

Sea Cloud Cruises, the specialist in boutique yachting, has released its 2014 program for its three yachts Sea Cloud, Sea Cloud II and River Cloud II, with a number of exclusive experiences and an increased selection of short “taster” cruises. In addition to the new sailing routes of the Sporades and northern Greece there is […]

Two historic voyages to Antarctica

This year marks the centenary of the main science program undertaken by the Australasian Antarctic Expedition (AAE) led by legendary scientist and explorer Sir Douglas Mawson. In conjunction with the University of NSW, Adventure Associates is offering members of the public a once in a lifetime opportunity to be a part of the 2013-2014 Australasian […]