Are Single Cabins Good Value in 2021? Cruising for Solo Travellers

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Historically, from a financial perspective, cruising has not been a great choice for solo travellers. The absence of single cabins, and single supplements approaching 100 per cent, have penalised those travelling alone. Here’s the thing; it has not been in cruise lines’ interests to include single cabins. Traditionally, cruise operators have worked on a financial […]

Baltic Capitals Cruise on Celebrity Silhouette: Review, Port Guides & Essential Tips (2021 Update)

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Cruising the Baltic Sea to St Petersburg on Celebrity Silhouette is a premium traditional cruising experience. The destination-rich itinerary features ports of call representing a rich spectrum of cultures, history and traditions.

But how should you plan a Baltic capitals cruise? And what can you expect from a cruise to St Petersburg on Celebrity Silhouette?

To help you plan your own Baltic Sea cruise, here are some general tips and a comprehensive review of my experience on Celebrity Silhouette in May 2019

citizenM Rotterdam Hotel Review: Affordable Luxury?

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Are you looking for a luxury hotel in Rotterdam that won’t break the bank? citizenM, a Dutch “new breed of hotel,” claims to create “affordable luxury for the people.” But does citizenM live up to this claim?

A recent trip to the Netherlands gave me the chance to stay in the citizenM Rotterdam Hotel. Here’s my review of this stay.

Highlights of a Western Caribbean Cruise


From Colombia to Costa Rica, and Panama to Grand Cayman, here’s why a Western Caribbean cruise is a fantastic choice for new and experienced cruisers alike.