Boats · Europe · Review · Travel

A Journey Through Ancient Seas – An Iconic Aegean Cruise Review

Six ports in five days? Sounds a bit crazy doesn’t it? ..almost impossible! However, Celestyal Cruise’s Iconic Aegean itinerary does just that, and in style too! We wanted to share our experience of each port along the way. Read on for our full Iconic Aegean cruise review. To read all about the ship and what… Continue reading A Journey Through Ancient Seas – An Iconic Aegean Cruise Review

Boats · Europe · Review · Travel

Hellenic Heaven on the Celestyal Olympia – Our Full Celestyal Cruises Review

Celestyal Cruises is a small, homegrown Greek cruise line. They celebrate all things Greek through their food, onboard activities, shows and cruise itineraries. I had never heard of Celestyal before last year but was so intrigued by their impossible sounding Iconic Aegean cruises. Four nights and seven posts? This must be a truly unique offering.… Continue reading Hellenic Heaven on the Celestyal Olympia – Our Full Celestyal Cruises Review

Asia · Boats · India · Review · Travel

The Best Luxury Houseboats in Alleppey – A Blue Jelly Cruises Review

On my second trip to Kerala in India, I was lucky enough to spend a wonderful night on board one of the best luxury houseboats in Alleppey. Embarking on this beautiful boat journey through the backwaters of Kerala with Blue Jelly Cruises was a total dream come true. The blend of luxury and nature, the… Continue reading The Best Luxury Houseboats in Alleppey – A Blue Jelly Cruises Review

Boats · Travel

What to Pack for a Virgin Voyages Cruise, and What to Leave at Home

Your Virgin Voyages cruise is booked, you are staring at an empty suitcase and suddenly you have a crisis; what on earth do you pack for Virgin Voyages cruise?! If, like us, this is your first cruise, or if it is just your first cruise with Virgin Voyages, there are a few things to know… Continue reading What to Pack for a Virgin Voyages Cruise, and What to Leave at Home

Boats · Review · Travel

Virgin Voyages Sea Terrace Review – Is Virgin’s Balcony Cabin Worth It?

Taking to sea with Virgin Voyages is exciting, and to that the chance to sip champagne in your very own hammock as you sail away and you are on to a winner! 86% of the cabins onboard the Virgin Voyages ships have a balcony so there are lots to book. If you’re thinking of choosing… Continue reading Virgin Voyages Sea Terrace Review – Is Virgin’s Balcony Cabin Worth It?

Boats · Food · Travel

Your Ultimate Guide to the Virgin Voyages Bar Tab

If there is one thing Virgin does well, it’s a drink. Virgin Atlantic’s Upper Class cabin has cocktails, many of the Virgin Hotels offer an amazing boozy brunch menu and Richard Branson even launched Virgin Cola which…nearly…broke the soda market. Well, Virgin Voyages is no different. Cocktails, wines from around the world and beers galore… Continue reading Your Ultimate Guide to the Virgin Voyages Bar Tab

Boats · Europe · Review · Travel

Fun on M/S Finlandia, Eckerö Line Tallinn – Helsinki Ferry Review

Telling people you are travelling to Estonia AND Finland in one trip can leave them goggle-eyed. It sounds like a great migration but did you know you can travel between them in just two and a half hours? The best way to do so is undoubtedly the Tallinn Helsinki ferry run by Eckerö Line. Join… Continue reading Fun on M/S Finlandia, Eckerö Line Tallinn – Helsinki Ferry Review

Asia · Boats · Review · Travel

How to Travel Bagan to Mandalay by Boat on an Irrawaddy Cruise

Travelling around Myanmar can be a bit of a chore. To get from A to B can be bumpy, cold (or both as in the case of the night train from Yangon to Bagan). However, an amazing exception to this is the Mandalay Bagan boat. The Irrawaddy Cruise boats have a much smoother time of… Continue reading How to Travel Bagan to Mandalay by Boat on an Irrawaddy Cruise

Boats · Europe · Loving London · Travel

Loving London – Sailing a GoBoat Along Regent’s Canal

If you have seen my blog post about walking the Regent’s Canal, you will know that I am a huge fan of this stretch of canal. I will, of course, jump at the chance to hit this stretch of water in any way I can and so I was thrilled to find out about GoBoat… Continue reading Loving London – Sailing a GoBoat Along Regent’s Canal

Asia · Boats · Five Month Trip · Travel

The Slow Boat to Laos – A Two Day Treat

The south-east Asian backpacking circuit is well established. From Bangkok, travellers head north-west to Chang Mai, Pai and go trekking in the golden triangle, before heading east into the small country of Laos. Most travellers cross the border and then get on “the slow boat to Laos”. That is exactly what we did on our… Continue reading The Slow Boat to Laos – A Two Day Treat