Ask Granny’s Top Tips for Cruises

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NO -FLY CRUISES FROM THE UK!

There are many cruises departing from the UK or Ireland ,so no need  to suffer airport hassles!

WHY GO ON A CRUISE?

To avoid hustle and bustle, crowds, volcanoes, cancellations, strikes, luggage restrictions, dodgy countries, and….  some cruises are even child free!

WHERE TO?

Mediterranean, Norway fjords, Baltic, Polar, Scandinavia, Northern Europe,USA

FROM WHERE?

Southampton, Dover, Greenwich, Liverpool, Harwich, Newcastle, Greenoch

HOW MUCH WILL IT COST?

Starting prices from £500 pp for approx 7 nights, (probably no balcony or seaview at that price!)

ADULTS ONLY CRUISES?

P&O’s  ships, Arcadia, Adonia and Artemis, Thompson’s Calypso, tend to be smaller ships, only  for adults over 18 years.

BEST DEALS?

P&O are offering good deals inc free parking or coach transfers, 5%-10% discounts for online booking, up to £250 off pp.

On some cruise ships an upgrade to a balcony or a mini suite can be as little as £120 pp

from £120 -200 free spending money ( Deducted from your bill at the end. Ask if you can use it for ‘tips’)

BEST CRUISE WEBSITES FOR ADVICE AND INFORMATION?

www.pocruises.com………………for great deals

www.virginholidayscruises.com……….for last minute cruises

www.directcruises.com……………for all destinations and mini cruises

www.cruisedirect.co.uk………….for luxury and river cruises

www.cruise-deals.co.uk…………for river and coastal cruises and Northern Lights

www.cruisecompete.com ….for discounts and updates

www.cruisecritic.com .……for cruise reports and cruise critic surveys

www.amawaterways.com………for the best  worldwide river cruises

 

juliet

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