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Activities on cruise ships: putting cool into cruising

Sally Macmillan There are so many attractions across so many ships that there is a cruise for everyone, writes Sally Macmillan.

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The Cruise Director: berthing pains

Sally Macmillan Is Sydney in danger of losing its celebrated status as Australia's most important cruise port?

Vietnam

Halong Bay: Here be no more dragons

Halong Bay is millions of years old but a new Wonder of Nature. By Linda Moon.

River cruising: The travel trend that's made a huge comeback

Brian Johnston River cruising has become so popular that companies are struggling to meet demand, writes Brian Johnston.

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The shipping news: Cruising peaks in the Pacific

Brian Johnston There are few better cruise moments than when your ship approaches the voluptuous peaks of a Pacific island.

Galapagos Islands

Galapagos Islands: The captain can croon

Eduardo Neira

Keith Austin You see many strange and wonderful sights in the Galapagos Islands.

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River cruise in southern France: with the van guard

Medieval hospital tower in Tournon.
Credit: Brian Johnston

Brian Johnston Luxury cruising takes Brian Johnston effortlessly through a southern slice of France.

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The Cruise Director: here comes Cruise Week

Emerald Waterways supplied

Sally Macmillan The third National Cruise Week starts next Monday, with cruises worth $100,000 up for grabs.

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Cruising Fiordland: Sights and Sounds

The Persian Gardens with steam rooms.

Natasha Dragun Cruising Fiordland offers vistas and experiences land-based tourists can't match.

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The Cruise Director: Wave Season

Rhapsody of the Seas - Royal Caribbean International

Sally Macmillan Spring begins on September 1 and soon after that, the 2014-15 Wave Season kicks off.

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Celebrity Soltice cruise: a slice of heaven afloat

Celebrity Solstice

Kerry van der Jagt Want adventures and solitude? Yes, you'll find both on a cruise, writes Kerry van der Jagt.

The Tripologist

Should we hire a car on a cruise to Hawaii?

Kauai

Michael Gebicki Hiring a car is a great idea - you can tailor your travels to your own interests.

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European cruising with a French flair

Le Soleal, Compagnie du Ponant

Lee Tulloch A small luxury ship delivers trademark French flair, writes Lee Tulloch.

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How to choose the right cruise

Busting the myths ... cruising isn't what it used to be.

Sally Macmillan Cruising not for you? With so many choices, you may not realise what you are missing out on, writes Sally Macmillan.

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The Cruise Director: world cruises are changing

aqua mekong

Sally Macmillan A world cruise used to be straightforward: get on a ship, sail around the world, then get off.

Fiji

Just like paradise: The lesser-visited islands of Fiji

In the Fijian tropics.

Caroline Gladstone Caroline Gladstone encounters life in the lesser-visited islands of Fiji.

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Cruising on the Danube: A touch of the royal treatment

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Kerry van der Jagt Kerry van der Jagt finds herself in the very best of company as she cruises the Danube.

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The Cruise Director: New cruise ships

Royal Caribbean international.

Sally Macmillan P&O Cruises' head honchos sorted through 20,000 suggestions of names for its two new ships.

Luxe nomad

Cruise ships, I was wrong about you

Cruising women on deck

Lee Tulloch Ships for sexy singles, intellectuals or adventurers. I'm no longer horrified by the concept.

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The Cruise Director: Christmas cruises

photo:tim-mckenna.com.

Paul Gauguin cruise ship. Photograph supplied. SHD TRAVEL JULY 15 CRUISE.

Sally Macmillan Cruising around Australia during the Christmas holidays is becoming more popular.