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Insight Guides Cruising & Cruise Ships 2024 (formerly Berlitz Cruising and Cruise Ships) is the world’s most authoritative and longest-running guide to cruising and cruise ships. Fully updated post-Covid, this iconic, industry-leading bible for millions of cruise-goers and crew members now features a larger font for greater readability and more images, making for a fresher, more user-friendly experience.

In addition, Insight Guides Cruising & Cruise Ships 2024 boasts a new section on the history of cruising, along with the author’s hugely-anticipated evaluations and scores, with 320 ships reviewed and rated.

It also includes new user-oriented features on the Best of Cruising. From exploring fjords and enjoying icy expeditions to embarking on wildlife voyages and idyllic Caribbean cruises, ten Ultimate Experiences are showcased.

This is supplemented by a new Author’s Choice section that sees Douglas Ward – the world’s foremost authority on cruising and cruise ships – share his rundown of Top Ships and the best cruises for all kinds of travellers, from families and romantics to solo voyagers and cruise-goers with accessibility needs.

Features of Insight Guides Cruising & Cruise Ships 2024

  •  Douglas Ward is the world’s foremost authority on cruising and cruise ships.
  • Over 400 pages of information, with new sections covering cruise history, ultimate cruising experiences, and Author’s Choice recommendations.
  • Features more full-colour images than ever before, and larger font for greater readability.
  • 320 ships reviewed and rated.
  • FREE eBook.

Insight Guides Cruising & Cruise Ships 2024 (Cruise Guide with Free eBook) (Insight Guides Cruise Guide)
  • Guides, Insight (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 376 Pages - 11/14/2023 (Publication Date) - Insight Guides (Publisher)

The Cruise Handbook” by Lonely Planet

This comprehensive guide offers valuable insights into various aspects of cruising, from choosing the right cruise for your needs to onboard experiences and shore excursions.

The Cruise Handbook (Lonely Planet)
  • Planet, Lonely (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 168 Pages - 01/15/2019 (Publication Date) - Lonely Planet (Publisher)

Cruise Confidential by Brian David Bruns: A humorous and candid account of a man’s journey from a landlocked job to working as a waiter on a cruise ship. It offers a behind-the-scenes look at the life of cruise ship employees.

Cruise Confidential: A Hit Below the Waterline: Where the Crew Lives, Eats, Wars, and Parties -- One Crazy Year Working on (Travelers' Tales)
  • Used Book in Good Condition
  • Bruns, Brian David (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 384 Pages - 09/01/2008 (Publication Date) - Travelers' Tales (Publisher)

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