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Berlitz Guide To Cruising   The Berlitz Guide To Cruising is considered the ‘Cruise Bible’ among cruisers. This detailed guidebook lists all the cruise lines and cruise ships in service [Read More]

Celestyal Olympia (Celestyal Cruises)
Remembering QE2: 50 Years Since The Queen Of The Seas Was Launched

The year was 1967. The British Prime Minister was Harold Wilson, Milton Keynes had just become a new town, the UK applied to join the European Union, and Cunard’s Queen Elizabeth [Read More]

Norwegian Joy Hull Artwork (Norwegian Cruise Line)
Ocean Cruising Stalwart, Jennie Bond, Discovers The Appeal Of River Cruises

Former BBC royal correspondent and ocean cruise veteran, Jennie Bond, recently returned from her first ever river cruise, and told cruisecapital.co.uk all about it… For me, it’s the ocean, the beach, [Read More]

Top 10 Reasons To Try A No-Fly Cruise

A cruise can be one of the easiest and most relaxing of holiday choices. Once you’re on board, the crew takes care of all the details, so all you have [Read More]

Cruise Reviews
Island Hopping With Celestyal Cruises: Celestyal Olympia Cruise Review

The bright blue rooftops, pearly white buildings, and windmills are the three things that spring to mind when I think of the Greek Islands. Greece is an area of the [Read More]

Boudicca (Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines)
River Cruise Review: A Festive Sailing Aboard msSerenity

I could just about see msSerenity from the coach window as I arrived on the waterfront in Rotterdam, after a day trip to Antwerp. I’m used to seeing cruise ships [Read More]

Sovereign (Pullmantur)
Aurora Cruise Ship Review

Launched at the beginning of the millennium, P&O Cruises Aurora is a cruise ship in a league of her own. With teak decking, spacious surroundings, and a sleek profile, she’s a [Read More]

Viking Sea Cruise Ship Review

Launched in 2015, when its first ship Viking Star entered service, Viking Ocean Cruises is the newest cruise line sailing and has already won an award from Travel + Leisure for [Read More]

Carnival Vista (Carnival Cruise Line)
Cruise News
CMV Announces Partnership With Whittard of Chelsea

Cruise & Maritime Voyages has announced a new partnership with Whittard of Chelsea to supply a range of tea and chocolate drinks onboard Columbus, Magellan, and Marco Polo.  A range [Read More]

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines To Start River Cruise Operations

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has today announced it is to begin offering European river cruises from 2018. Currently sailing as Amadeus Princess, the 156-guest Brabant will sail along some of Europe’s most beautiful rivers, [Read More]

HANSEATIC nature Steel Cutting (Hapag-Lloyd Cruises)
AIDAperla Delivered To AIDA Cruises

AIDA Cruises today took delivery of its latest ship, AIDAperla, in Nagasaki, Japan, where the ship has been constructed. Felix Eichhorn, President of AIDA Cruises, said: “With the successful commissioning [Read More]

Quantum in China (Royal Caribbean International)
Princess in Sydney (Princess Cruises)
MSC Magnifica Hits Quayside In Civitavecchia

MSC Magnifica has reportedly hit the quayside in Civitavecchia, due to strong winds. The ship has now returned back to the berth, with the assistance of tugs, and an inspection of [Read More]

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On Deck Blog
Island Hopping With Celestyal Cruises: Celestyal Olympia Cruise Review

The bright blue rooftops, pearly white buildings, and windmills are the three things that spring to mind when I think of the Greek Islands. Greece is an area of the [Read More]

Boudicca (Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines)
Navigator of the Seas: Life In The Galley

Ever wondered how cruise ships chefs can create such amazing meals for thousands of people? During a visit to Royal Caribbean International’s Navigator of the Seas, Cruise Capital were given behind-the-scenes access to the [Read More]

Cruise Capital Ranked As A Top 50 Cruise Blog

I’m delighted to announce that Cruise Capital has been ranked by FeedSpot as one of the top 50 cruise blogs in the world! It’s great to receive recognition for the [Read More]

msSerenity (The River Cruise Line)
It’s A Cruise SHIP, Not Liner Or Boat!

Is it a boat, is it a liner, or is it a ferry? No it’s a cruise SHIP! We spend plenty of time watching cruise ships departing Southampton, and regularly [Read More]

River Cruise News & Reviews
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines To Start River Cruise Operations

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has today announced it is to begin offering European river cruises from 2018. Currently sailing as Amadeus Princess, the 156-guest Brabant will sail along some of Europe’s most beautiful rivers, [Read More]

AmaMagna (AmaWaterways)
Viking Ra (Viking River Cruises)
The River Cruise Line Purchased By Arena Travel

Following the collapse of The River Cruise Line’s parent company, Diamond Shortbreak Holidays Ltd on Wednesday, Ipswich-based Arena Travel has announced it has acquired The River Cruise Line and Diamond Rail [Read More]

Robert Burns (Riviera Travel)
New Riviera Ships Christened In Amsterdam

Riviera Travel’s new river cruise ships, Thomas Hardy and Emily Brontë, have been christened in Amsterdam. Christina Astill from Go-Cruise and Tracey Scales from Travel Counsellors officially christened the ships in their [Read More]

vodohod new ship
Riviera Travel Launches Competition To Become Ship Godmothers

Riviera Travel, the UK’s leading escorted tour company, has launched a new competition which will see two travel agents named godmothers of the company’s two new 5-star river cruise ships, [Read More]

My Story (Select Voyages)
Destination Guides
How To Get From Your Cruise Ship In Zeebrugge To The Centre Of Bruges

Will you be docking in Zeebrugge on your upcoming cruise? This article will tell you how to get from your cruise ship docked in Zeebrugge to the cultural centre of Bruges, [Read More]

Boudicca (Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines)
Tobermory
Island Hopping With Celestyal Cruises: Celestyal Olympia Cruise Review

The bright blue rooftops, pearly white buildings, and windmills are the three things that spring to mind when I think of the Greek Islands. Greece is an area of the [Read More]

Norwegian Fjords: Cruising On Britannia

I was so excited to not only step aboard P&O Cruises’ Britannia again – less than a year since I enjoyed a two-night mini-cruise on her, but also to return to the [Read More]

3 Of The Most Bizarre Travel Laws

We’ve all heard people talk about holidays from hell, but it’s very rare that something will actually go wrong on your holiday. We researched three of the most bizarre laws, [Read More]