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Staying fit and healthy on your cruise

Staying fit and healthy on your cruise

Blog posts   •   Mar 19, 2015 09:07 GMT

Cruising is all about exploration, relaxation and having a good time. However, many people are keen to make sure that they stay reasonably active during their voyage; after all, all of that time on deckchairs and eating great food might leave a few guests feeling a little guilty! If you’re one of those people, there’s plenty you can do!

Discover Bordeaux and its Classic Wine Region

Discover Bordeaux and its Classic Wine Region

Blog posts   •   Feb 18, 2015 11:31 GMT

Whether you see yourself as a wine connoisseur in the making, or simply enjoy a quiet glass every now and then, our French River cruises are the perfect way to enjoy an educational insight into the word of wine whilst also basking in all the beauty France has to offer.

Which kind of cruiser are you?

Which kind of cruiser are you?

Blog posts   •   Feb 03, 2015 16:12 GMT

Are you all about sunshine and cocktails or do you prefer adventure and intrigue? Are you a nature lover or do you prefer exploring cities and nightlife? Just like our cruises, every person is different which is why we thought it would be fun to see what type of travellers are out there, and which destinations they are most likely to visit! Are you one of the below?

Four Amazing Themed Mini-Cruises Setting Sail In 2015

Four Amazing Themed Mini-Cruises Setting Sail In 2015

Blog posts   •   Jan 16, 2015 09:55 GMT

Cruises are a fun experience at the best of times, but imagine sharing a voyage on the open waters with people who share the same interests as you? Themed cruises are a great way to go outside of your typical holiday and experience something truly unique with like-minded people to form memories and friendships that can last a lifetime. We have some great themed mini-cruises coming your way in 2015

10 Fantastic Cruises From 10 UK Ports

10 Fantastic Cruises From 10 UK Ports

Blog posts   •   Jan 14, 2015 17:21 GMT

Enjoying an unforgettable trip away has never been so easy, with an abundance of different departure locations across the UK offering you the chance to sample some of the greatest sights and experiences the world has to offer.

Group Travel Tips

Group Travel Tips

Blog posts   •   Jan 02, 2015 11:38 GMT

Although travelling in a group may seem like a simple and straightforward affair, without the right amount of planning your group could soon find itself heading in separate directions in pursuit of individual holiday agendas. Luckily we’ve got some great group travel tips to steer you on the right path, and make sure that your voyage goes as smooth as can be.

Top ten highlights in St. Petersburg – Part 2

Top ten highlights in St. Petersburg – Part 2

Blog posts   •   Dec 17, 2014 11:21 GMT

Welcome to part two of St. Petersburg highlights – it turns out there were too many to fit into one article! Without further ado, let’s carry on and see what else this wonderful city has to offer visitors.

Top ten highlights in St. Petersburg – Part 1

Top ten highlights in St. Petersburg – Part 1

Blog posts   •   Nov 21, 2014 15:38 GMT

Situated at the head of the Gulf of Finland on the Baltic Sea, St. Petersburg is known for being the ‘young city’ of Russia, having been founded in the early 18th century by Tsar Peter the Great. Despite being described as Russian’s most Western city, St. Petersburg is packed with stunning museums and monuments that epitomise the very best of Russian culture and architecture.

Cruising with Fred. Olsen – 'Bringing the world closer to you'

Cruising with Fred. Olsen – 'Bringing the world closer to you'

Blog posts   •   Nov 11, 2014 14:04 GMT

Many people would agree that one of the worst parts about travelling is, well, the actual process of travelling. Long train rides; traffic jams and endless hours in airplane seats are all things that we have come to accept as part of the journey. Fortunately, this isn't strictly true; there’s a way to travel without being uncomfortable – getting on a cruise!

Exploring The Eastern Mediterranean

Exploring The Eastern Mediterranean

Blog posts   •   Nov 10, 2014 15:00 GMT

For sheer diversity, sparkling scenery and rich culture enriched by history, look no further than one of our eastern Mediterranean cruises. Trade tourist traps and long waits at the airport for a relaxing Fred. Olsen cruise and take to the seas for a memorable Mediterranean adventure. Not sure where to go? Here are a few ideas…