Activities

Cruising

Pagoda trail

Fiona Carruthers Myanmar and its people are opening up to the world, writes Fiona Carruthers.

Cruising

Foodies afloat

Nobu Matsuhisa

Cruise lines are dishing up innovation and smart new trends, writes Louise Goldsbury.

Cruising

Don't miss the boat

Lifou island

Angie Kelly A perfect day in Noumea turns into a mad rush for Angie Kelly and her cabin-mate.

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Postcard: questionable behaviour

Mal Chenu The questions come thick and fast. In what year was the Berlin wall built?

Cruising

Sail new horizons

Sally Macmillan There's a world of choice, price tags and experiences when it comes to cruises, writes Sally Macmillan.

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Blue lagoon

Amber Robinson Amber Robinson and family find an island to treasure while cruising the south Pacific.

Cruises

Get going: party on the Pacific Jewel

Pacific Jewel

BELINDA JACKSON Time poor? You can escape for a three-night sea break on the Pacific Jewel.

Q&A

Famous Flyer: Gavin MacLeod

Gavin?MacLeod

The Love Boat might be long gone but star Gavin MacLeod still loves to cruise.

Mama Holiday

A convert to cruising

family cruise

Tracey Spicer OK, I'll be honest with you. For most of my life I've avoided cruising like the plague.

Forewarmed is forearmed

Antarctica tourist

Lynne Whiley Ten things y-you should kn-n-now b-b-efore t-t-taking a c-c-cold-c-c-climate c-c-cruise, writes Lynne Whiley.

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Search for the glow

Aurora borealis

Dodging trolls and and black ice, Belinda Jackson rugs up to hunt the Northern Lights.

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A true Greek odyssey

Star Clipper

Sailing the famed islands of Greece in luxury proves an addictive experience, writes Kristie Kellahan.

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Sailing with the stars

Shannan Ponton

Want to meet your favourite celebrity? Find them at sea, writes Louise Goldsbury.

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Go with the flow

Pandaw river cruises

Sally Macmillan It pays to get in early when it comes to river cruises, writes Sally Macmillan.

The sea day diaries

voyager of the seas

Angie Kelly With no land in sight for nine days out of 14, Angie Kelly and family plunged into as many activities as they could fit in from dawn til disco o-clock.

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Shore things

The Gornergrat

From breweries to botanicals, opera to alps, a new generation of shore excursions has revitalised river cruising, writes Brian Johnston.

France

Monsieur Michelin, you miss the point

Full serve: Deduct points for use of the word

Anthony Peregrine poses an alternative scoring system for the restaurant bible.

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Melbourne

Luxury cruise liner Queen Mary 2 forced to berth at industrial dock

The Queen Mary 2 at Webb Dock.

Robert Upe If you think parking problems are bad on Melbourne’s streets, wait until you get on to Port Phillip Bay.

Austria

Mount up for a tour de plonk

Wachau Lower Austria

A few generous glasses make a picturesque trip even more interesting, writes David Whitley.

Restaurants

I know this great little place: Rodolfo Guzman

Simon Thomsen At Borago, Guzman's restaurant in Santiago, Chile, he focuses on native ingredients and tradition.