Going tropo this August? Don’t forget your mozzie net!

Going tropo this August? Don’t forget your mozzie net! The 20th of August might be just another day in the summer holidays for you, but for many millions of people who live in high risk malaria areas, it is very …

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Just Cruising. The World First Wander.

Just Cruising. The World First Wander. Hello again. Welcome to another wander around the internet with me, Tristan Rothwell. The big news of the moment is the soaring temperatures in the UK. It has got me thinking about cooling off …

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Top cruise holidays for the young at heart

Top cruise holidays for the young at heart Deep down there’s a big kid inside everyone. Set it free with these family-friendly cruises. Whether you’re potty for Harry Potter or want to dazzle the kids with Disney magic, these holidays …

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Going solo: The beauty of taking a cruise…alone

Going solo: The beauty of taking a cruise...alone Ah, the thrill of the open ocean. Is there a finer way to travel than racing through the waves on an all-pampering luxury liner? Champagne in hand, of course. For many people …

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All aboard a cruise with extra tradition

All aboard a cruise with extra tradition UK cruising is in fine fettle. More and more of us are packing up our finest frocks and setting sail for the open ocean, calling at glamorous ports right across the world. Yet, …

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Cruise travel just got safer. But is it all plain sailing?

Cruising just got safer. But is it all plain sailing? Cruising. They say it’s the finest way to see the world; a must for travel-lovers. But the promise of dining on haute cuisine, toasting the high life and laying anchor …

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Lessons from Sandy: your rights if extreme weather affects your travel plans

Lessons from Sandy: your rights if extreme weather affects your travel plans Mother Nature can put paid to even the best laid travel plans. Here’s where you stand if you ever get disrupted by extreme weather. Last month’s Hurricane Sandy …

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Cruise growth and the need for cruise travel insurance

Cruise growth and the need for cruise travel insurance More and more British travellers are taking cruise holidays. New estimates show that, by the end of the year, 1.72 million Brits will have donned their finery and stepped on board …

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Introducing the most lavish cruise lines on the seven seas

Introducing the most lavish cruise lines on the seven seas There are plenty of cruise lines clamouring for your coin when it comes to a seafaring holiday. You’re spoilt for choice. But when only the best is good enough and …

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We were there for our customers when their cruise hit troubled water

For lots of travel-lovers, a cruise is the ultimate way to see the world. So the last thing you want is to become unwell while you’re at sea. Unfortunately, that’s exactly what happened to Mrs Bates from Essex, who encountered …

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