Cruise Experiences

An Alaskan Adventure aboard Emerald Princess

An “Alaskan” Adventure aboard Emerald Princess by Andrew Sassoli-Walker. A beautiful travelogue for Cruising Journal. An adventure to “The last frontier” Hearing the words “Alaska” conjour’s up so many thoughts, from the scenery, to wildlife and tales of the famous Klondike gold rush. It is a destination that is best seen from a cruise, and with […] Read more

Emerald Waterways takes to The Rhone with A Top Chef

A river cruise aboard Emerald Libertè, Emerald Waterways, to discover the wonderful Rhone and the cuisine of  the Top Chef Morreale. The Australian Company Scenic is no stranger to the River Cruise business.  And its founder, Glen Moroney, is no stranger to travel.  It all began in 1987 when Mulroney started his tour business with […] Read more

Viking River Cruises: Day by Day On Viking Hlin

Viking River Cruise’s Rhine Getaway: Monte Mathews’ travel diary during an European cruise on board Viking Hlin.  As river cruising grows and grows in popularity, Viking River Cruises, the industry giant and its most award-winning cruise line, has added something new.  Its world-wide itineraries now feature Culinary Tours, Wine Tastings and multiple opportunities to sample […] Read more

Costa Deliziosa: cruise travel diary “Towards the East”

Travel diary from on board the Costa Deliziosa, a Costa Cruises ship, from September 13-20, 2020 for a trip “Towards the East” from Trieste to Puglia, Calabria and Sicily. After six long months without cruise ships there was an incredible feeling of enthusiasm not only for my personal return to cruising but also for the cruise […] Read more

Msc Grandiosa: 7 nights inthe Mediterranean

We took MSC Grandiosa for her New Years cruise 2019/2020 and we sailed her regular Mediterranean run of 7 nights. Our →→Review on Cruising Journal We choose to embark at Genoa. It was our first time at this port and we were a little bit concerned because of the flights to Genoa, they were not […] Read more

Msc Grandiosa: Vip Press Cruise Reportage

Our first impressions aboard MSC Grandiosa, new Msc Cruises flagship, premiered during the VIP Press Cruise! Ronny Cop’s → Msc Grandiosa Review  First impression of the ship was WoW, the ship looks stunning from the outside while standing on the docks. This ship is proud to be a member of the MSC Cruises fleet and you […] Read more

14 essential items to take on a cruise

Are you packing for a cruise? 14 essential items to bring with you recommended by Lisa Magloff for Cruising Journal. Whether you are a cruise novice or a seasoned pro, we all need to give some serious thought to what essential items to bring on a cruise to make it as seamless as possible. In […] Read more

Environmental impact of cruising

The world of cruises is constantly growing. Let’s see how to protect the environment in this Cruising Journal‘s analysis. Cruising is growing in popularity. More than 26 million people took a cruise in 2018, and market projections have that number set to grow. Cruise ship catalogues often describe the ships as floating cities and, like […] Read more

Recommended Cruiseships for Over-18s

Great ships for adult-only cruising: Cruising Journal suggestions by Alison! Children can be great fun, but sometimes cruisers over 18s crave the more relaxed atmosphere that only a child-free zone can satisfy. The rising popularity of family cruising holidays has spelled increased demand for over 18s-only cruising. Some cruiselines have stepped up big time to […] Read more

Cruising for Millennials: best cruises for young people

Looking for youth, modern and rich in entertainment cruises?! Lisa tell us about the best cruise choices for Millennials! Millennials have a somewhat different approach to travel than previous generations. In general, they prefer experience to material goods and demand memorable moments and constant Wi-Fi to record them with. Increasingly, Millennials are also concerned about […] Read more