The Cruise Blog For SMART Cruisers
Cruise Secrets • Money Saving Tips • Cruise Advice
About Luxury Cruising
There’s a big wide world out there for us to explore.
There are so many magnificent oceans and stunning rivers for cruisers to experience. Our world is full of authentic beauty, cultural charms and natural wonders; of mega-cities and remote outposts; of paths to cross and lessons to learn; of limitless kindness and harsh realities.
We cruise to enquire, learn about life, hear stories and have our breath taken away by incredible scenery. Our mission is to digest this wealth of cruise information and translate this into cruise tips, money saving ideas and insider information via our cruise blog.
We cruise to be amazed by our wonderful world.
Get Started With Our Top Reads This Month
Learn how to choose the best locations on a cruise ship, understand how cruise ship gratuities work plus the concerns over certain types of Power Strips on Cruise Ships. For cruise tips and money-saving cruise ideas, visit our cruise blog page.
Discover The Best Location to Stay On A Cruise Ship
Knowing the location of the best cabins on a cruise ship can be tricky. If you follow our simple tips, you will be able to find the best cabin or stateroom for your next cruise.
Guide to Cruise Gratuities and Tipping on a Cruise in 2023
Cruise Gratuities, Tips or Tipping can be confusing and always a hot topic of discussion. Depending on which cruise line you choose, there are different policies and suggested tipping rates for gratuities on cruise ships.
The End of Power Strips on Cruise Ships ?
Can You use a Power Strip on a Cruise? There is a lot of confusion about what is and what isn’t allowed these days. It’s a moving target and the rules seem to change all the time not being helped by a lack of consitency from the cruise lines as to what is, and what isn’t allowed.
Money Saving Ideas
At About Luxury Cruising, our mission is to help you ‘Get More from Your Cruise’. More enjoyment, More Insights, and More Insider Secrets all designed to enhance your cruise experience.
Check out More ideas on our Money Savings Ideas page.
How to Save on Cruise Shore Excursions
Is it better to book your shore excursions through the ship is a question that keeps getting asked.
The answer is yes and no, depending on what you are looking for. Can you save money on Shore Excursions?
We explore all the options so that you can make an informed decision about the best option.
10 Things You Need to Know about Cruise Ship WiFi
If you’re a first-time cruiser, understanding the basics of cruise ship wifi is essential and can be eyewateringly expensive if you don’t get to grips with how it all works.
Repeat cruisers who have paid through the nose for poor wifi services in the past are becoming savvier and discovering simple ways of accessing cruise ship wifi without paying sky-high charges.
15 Essential Tips for the First Time Cruiser
When booking your first cruise, there is much to consider, and it is sometimes hard to know where to start.
Regular cruisers will tell you it’s easy. Our first-time cruise tips will help you enjoy a better cruise experience.
Cruise Line Focus
With a wealth of Cruise Tips on the cruise blog, it is also important to focus on the cruise lines and their fabulous crew that enable us to share our stories and unique experiences. Check these cruise line-related stories.
10 Reasons We Love Cruising with Seabourn
The Top 10 Reasons we love to cruise with Seabourn. This Ultra Luxury Cruise line has a huge following and a superb reputation for quality and service.
We share our favourite items, which may help you decide if Seabourn Cruise Line is the right choice for you.
10 Reasons To Love Cruising with Cunard
Cruising with Cunard is a Luxury cruise experience oozing Elegance, Style and Britishness. It is very traditional in the way it operates, and this is something we love.
A Transatlantic crossing with Cunard is a must.
We share our Top 10 Reasons we think you will love cruising with Cunard.
Cruising in Style with Regent Seven Seas Splendor
We have waited so long to get back to cruising after covid, so were delighted to be invited onboard the Seven Seas Splendor cruise ship for a four-night test cruise before she resumed customer service.
Read our report – it was fabulous!
Our Cruise Blog derives from our passion for cruising. We thought a great way to help other cruisers was to start a luxury cruise blog. We started from humble beginnings with our first cruise on Royal Caribbean Cruise line, which we loved so much. Having travelled on most RCCL ships, we decided to change and tried several other premium cruise lines. We now try to travel in style and enjoy All Inclusive Cruising to as many parts of the world as possible. You can read our story here. Please enjoy and help us build the best cruise blog by sharing it with friends and family and on social media. Thank you.