Written by on Friday September 25, 2015
With the UK’s ‘Indian Summer’ coming to an end, although it is debatable that it was ever truly here in the first place, the colder climate is closing in, you might start thinking about getting away to a destination that allows shorts at the time of year. There are a couple of cruises that you could look into on our website, but these stories are not those cruises. These are news stories.
Plan a Cruise Month
The main news this week is that Cruise Month is almost upon us. October is being dubbed as Plan a Cruise Month by Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA), the leading voice and global authority of the cruise community.
“Plan a Cruise Month puts cruise vacations in the spotlight helping travelers discover all the incredible experiences that a cruise vacation offers,” said Cindy D’Aoust, Acting CEO, CLIA. “Today there are more cruise vacation options than ever before, ranging from ocean and river cruising to yachting and paddlewheeler cruises.”
Read more at Virtual Press Office.
Silver Cloud to Become Fourth Expedition Ship For Cruise Line
However if the cold weather and adventure are more your speed, then we have some news that might be interesting to you. Silversea Cruises have announced that they will adapt their ship, the Silver Cloud, to embark on polar cruises starting November 2017.
The ship will lose some passenger space, from 296 to 260, in order to make room for the appropriate accoutrement to ensure safe passage through icy waters, however this space would only be available for non-polar expeditions. During polar expeditions the passenger total would be closer to 200.
Read more at Cruise Critic.
Seabourn Cruise Line Adds Steve Wozniak as Keynote Speaker
If Technology and interesting people are right up your alley, then you will want to jump all over this cruise - the Seabourn Oddysey’s 20 night Panama Canal cruise. Steve Wozniak, the man who (basically) invented the PC, you know, the thing you’re on right now? Yeah, that thing. This man (again, basically) invented it with a little help from his friends, Steve Jobs and Ronald Wayne, and he will be a key note speaker on this cruise.
This is quite an experience because if this is something that interests you, then this will be a once in a lifetime experience because you never know, you might even brush shoulders at dinner and get talking!
Read more at TravelPulse.
With all this in mind, why not book your next cruise with CruiseKings. Our Cruise Experts are here to advise you on all of these things, ensuring you are best placed to have the most perfect holiday and choose the right cruise for your needs - Call now on: 0800 197 8050.