Did you know that a staggering 1.8 million people from the UK and Ireland went on a cruise last year?
Once regarded as just a holiday for the rich, cruising has become a really popular holiday choice for adventurers of all ages. From Mediterranean island hoping, arctic exploring and European river cruising, cruise holiday are definitely worth thinking about if you enjoy packing lots of activities into one.
While some ships are relatively modest in size, some cruise liners are pushing the limits and getting bigger every year. Cruise Central recently put together a medley of the top 10 mega ships featuring crazy water slides, bumper car rings and an amphitheatre— pretty much floating cities.
New to cruising?
For first timers, cruising can be a difficult holiday to plan for. Where to go, what to pack, what type of cruise liner? Luckily, we’ve teamed up with the upcoming London Cruise Show taking place at 18-19 February at Olympia London to help you get prepared.
The cruise show is Europe’s biggest event dedicated to discovering a world of voyages. While there you can uncover everything from thrilling adventure cruises to far-flung destinations, relaxing cultural river cruises and tropical family cruise-holidays with lots to entertain all ages.
Packed full of travel inspiration and information, you’ll gain essential expert advice, discover incredible destinations and hear directly from the cruise lines about what’s new for 2017 and beyond. You’ll also receive exclusive money-saving show offers and upgrades.
We’re offering 10 readers the chance to win a pair of tickets each to the show. Just head to our Twitter page, follow us and re-tweet the competition post.
The competition closes on 13 February.
Good luck cruisers!