Pacific Dawn ULTIMATE Independant Cruise Ship Review

Pacific Dawn ULTIMATE Independant Cruise Ship Review

Here we are on board the P & O Pacific Dawn.  This is our first time on a cruise holiday, and I am a little in awe of the size of the ship and the number of people on board. The ship is packed to the brim.   Anyway, we found our way to the room.  For the...
Tips for Cruising with Teenagers by Anika

Tips for Cruising with Teenagers by Anika

Hi all teenagers heading for a cruise holiday, and hello to parents of teens. My name is Anika, and I’m almost 14 years old. I’ve written this story to give you some tips on things to do when you’re cruising with teenagers. This is a picture of me in...
Cruising Papua New Guinea by Nicola Age 12 years

Cruising Papua New Guinea by Nicola Age 12 years

Hi. I’m Nicola, aged 12, and my family and I had a holiday on-board the cruise ship, the Pacific Dawn, cruising Papua New Guinea in November 2015. It was exciting waiting for our departure date, but the days dragged on and on. Our passports seemed to take ages...
What to Pack for a Cruise Holiday

What to Pack for a Cruise Holiday

Are you excited, you’ve obviously booked your cruise and getting ready to pack you bags and sail off into the sunset. Hopefully you’ve read my tips for first time cruisers. Now, I guess you’re wondering what to pack for a cruise holiday. What do you...
Tips For First Time Cruisers

Tips For First Time Cruisers

I love cruising! Although, I admit, our first cruise really did not start off well. We made every rookie mistake a first time cruiser could make. Luckily, we regrouped and found our happy place onboard the cruise. If only someone had shared some of these tips for...
How to Choose the Right Cruise Holiday!

How to Choose the Right Cruise Holiday!

Australians have welcomed the cruise holiday with open arms. More and more Aussies are booking all inclusive cruising holidays. This style of holiday has a wide appeal to travellers, as every budget and demographic is well catered for by the various cruise line...
Leatherwood Restaurant Review

Leatherwood Restaurant Review

Whilst sailing on board Spirit of Tasmania Mr GG and I decided to take advantage of the opportunity for a romantic dinner for two at The Leatherwood Restaurant. Leatherwood Restaurant is the ships fine dining restaurant. Its menu takes inspiration from the wonderful...
The Spirit of Tasmania – A Real Travellers Review

The Spirit of Tasmania – A Real Travellers Review

The Spirit of Tasmania – “Sea the Difference” From the moment you drive onto Spirit of Tasmania, you know your Tassie holiday has truly begun.  There are no taxi’s to the airport, parking issues or queuing for check in to deal with, simply drive...