Cruise Review: Aurora Winter Wonderland 10th-20th December 2008

Jan 03, 2009 3 Comments

Wednesday 10th December 2008 ~ Southampton 5 minutes to 12 and guess who was first to step onboard Aurora’s Winter Wonderland cruise? Yes a combination of being two types of priority embarkation plus needing wheelchair assistance for Mr C worked a treat and we found ourselves being whisked through the crew security check and straight […]

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Cruising in a Winter Wonderland

Dec 17, 2008 2 Comments

Seasons Greetings from Aurora en route to Amsterdam. I cant tell you how fantastic this cruise has been so far. If you like Christmas, you will love the Winter Wonderland cruise. We had snow in Olso, the Christmas markets in Hamburg were excellent, Copenhagen and Tivolli Gardens was out of this world, oh and we […]

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Greetings from onboard Aurora

Dec 11, 2008 No Comments

I have now moved to my ‘office at sea’ for a few days, onboard the lovely Aurora. Doesn’t she look great in this photograph? It was taken as she passed down our starboard side during the Ventura Maiden cruise in April of this year. There was a lot of horn blasting that day! We are […]

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A Thank You from Me …

Dec 09, 2008 2 Comments

    Many thanks to everyone who has taken the time to Congratulate me on winning my recent award. I always aim to deliver high levels of customer service and ensure that every booking is as exactly as it should be, so to have my efforts rewarded in this way is greatly appreciated. Here are […]

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Cruise Sales Person of the Year ~ Winner 2008

Dec 05, 2008 2 Comments

WOW! 24 hours have now passed since I was awarded the very prestigious title of Cruise Sales Person of the Year 2008 at yesterdays UK Cruise Awards for P&O Cruises, Princess Cruises, Cunard and Ocean Village. Im pictured here receiving my award from Giles Hawke, Sales Director, and Mark Pilkington, Head of Sales, for all four […]

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And The Winner is………

Dec 04, 2008 4 Comments

I have just returned from a most enjoyable day at Stoneleigh Abbey in Warwickshire attending the UK Cruise awards, sponsored by the Daily Mail, for P&O Cruises, Princess Cruises, Cunard and Ocean Village. I am delighted to tell you that I have been named UK Sales Person of the Year 2008! Amongst other things I […]

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P&O Azura is to launch with Added Spice!

Nov 26, 2008 2 Comments

Click here to view the brand new Azura website and learn more about her exciting features Britain’s newest superliner to launch with added spice A number of new innovations combined with a refined and modern interpretation of the classic cruise experience will be the defining qualities for the latest superliner from P&O Cruises, Azura, set […]

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P&O Ventura Update

Nov 14, 2008 6 Comments

Ventura has now completed her inaugural summer season and is starting her first winter season in the Caribbean. Since her launch in April P&O have welcomed on board over 57,000 passengers. Nigel Esdale, P&O Managing Director commented” As anticipated, her first year of operation has seen large numbers of our past passengers wanting to experience […]

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Ruby Princess Christened in Fort Lauderdale

Nov 07, 2008 No Comments

7 November 2008 – In a “ruby red” themed ceremony celebrating romance, Princess Cruises named its newest ship, Ruby Princess, yesterday in Fort Lauderdale.  America’s reigning reality couple, Trista and Ryan Sutter of the hit US series, ‘The Bachelorette’ did the honors, breaking the traditional bottle of champagne to mark the ship’s launch, and their […]

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Cruise News: New P&O ship Name Announced

Oct 27, 2008 1 Comment

Construction begins for Britain’s newest cruise ship A ceremony marking the keel-laying for the newest superliner for P&O Cruises will be held today at the Monfalcone shipyard of Fincantieri near Trieste, Italy. One of the two largest ships ever built for P&O Cruises and for the British cruise market, the new ship will be named […]

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