Royal Princess Cruise Ship Review

Elegance, Class and Beauty Royal Princess is the first in it’s class of ship, and Princess Cruises have taken their elegance, class and beauty to the next level.  Regal Princess was launched shortly after Royal and Majestic Princess, their big sister also arrives in April 2017. A Royal Princess I can’t write about this ship […]

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Spirit of Christmas Fair

Eat, Drink and Be Merry So on entering the Spirit of Christmas Fair, the first place we came to was the food hall. Healthy chocolate, fine wine, quince gin and toffee vodka were just some of the delightful samples on offer. Each stall offered generous tasting of their products and I took advantage of this.  […]

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The Luxury Travel Fair

Follow my blog with Bloglovin First Train Ride Ever I was thrilled when my VIP invitation to the Luxury Travel Fair popped through the letterbox. This gave me the perfect excuse to take Joshua on his first train journey. The event was held at Kensington Olympia which has a dedicated station.  It was easy from […]

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Cruise Ship Casinos

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Casinos? Gambling? You Bet! The majority of large cruise ships have casinos onboard, which is great if you enjoy a bit of gambling. There are hundreds of different slot games to play and tables for those of you who enjoy roulette, black jack, poker and other favourites. The features and […]

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Cruise Ship Currency

Ships & Champagne Crusie Ship Currency

Onboard Currency If you are new to cruising, this guide will help you understand how the onboard payment systems work. Cruise ship currency varies from one cruise line to another.  In some cases it can even change depending where the ship is sailing. Here is a review of the main cruise lines and which onboard […]

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How To Get Free Onboard Spend

Free Onboard Spend

How much do you spend on a cruise Why would you need free onboard spend on your cruise? Well, despite having your food, entertainment and activities included in the price, there are many non essential extras on offer.  You could try a shore excursion or two, maybe have some professional photos to take home and treasure, […]

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The Seychelles

Follow my blog with Bloglovin The Seychelles With a location of 4 – 10 degrees south of the equator, The Seychelles, unlike the other Indian Ocean islands, are outside the cyclone belt.  The average daily temperature reaches around 95 degrees.  The hottest and most humid times are March, April, October and November. With calm waters, […]

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Best Oysters Ever at Loch Fyne Egham

Loch Fyne Egham Flavia Gray

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Loch Fyne Egham 5 – 6 High Street, TW20 9EA When my dear friend David comes to visit me from Solihull, we both look forward to discussing our views and observations on politics, cruises, people and business.  It is always a challenge for me to find the right restaurant for us.  We enjoy fine […]

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Crystal Symphony

Crystal Symphony

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Crystal Symphony – Family Friendly Luxury Crystal Cruises offer the small ship ultra luxury all generation holiday you have been looking for.  The all-inclusiveness onboard Crystal Symphony, eliminates the hassle of signing checks every time you order a drink.  With a small capacity of 940 passengers, the staff to guest ratio […]

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Allure of the Seas Bridge Tour

Follow my blog with Bloglovin My Allure of the Seas Bridge Tour Invitation  I couldn’t believe my eyes when I found the invitation for the Allure of the Seas Bridge Tour. Our concierge Dexter, met us in the forward lobby on deck 12.  Security came and checked us for any concealed weapons, and made it clear that under […]

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