There are hundreds if not thousands of cruises available to choose from. Cruises can range fro resort style, luxury upmarket, leisurely river, african adventures, short samplers and many, many more. So it pays to your research so your cruise meets your expectations and your budget. Sally Macmillan at Traveller provides 25 insider secrets to successful cruising.
Doing your research before you book is key to finding the right sort of ship and itinerary that suits your lifestyle and budget. There are many tempting cheap offers floating around but if you’re looking for a cosy couple’s getaway then a bargain-priced three-night sampler cruise on a ship with two or three thousand fellow passengers is not going to fit the bill.