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The Bonded Store, a Partnership on the High Seas

When P&O Cruises President Sture Myrmell met a friend for drinks outside business hours at the industrial-chic bar Archie Rose, probably the last thing on his mind was a business proposal. The martini-loving executive...

SHARE by Curtis Stone

Curtis Stone’s newest restaurant on the Sun Princess cruise ship is one of the first offerings to Australians by the TV chef. Share is an exclusive partnership with Curtis and Princess Cruises, a dynamic...

Top Eats Atop the High Seas

As touched on in our recent post on Carnival Spirit’s return to Sydney, Australia’s cruise industry is on the up, with latest figures suggesting the market is growing by 20% year on year. In...

Experience Zen to Adrenalin: Carnival Spirit returns to Sydney

The statistics will tell you that cruise ship holidays are on the rise year by year, 20% increase year on year growth from 2013 to 2015. More than one million Australians are now choosing to cruise when...
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The New Look P&O Pacific Jewel

Stepping onboard a P&O cruise ship is like being transported to an entirely different world.  Just the mere sight of a ship in all its entirety is enough to hit you with a strong sense of...
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Holland America Line announce Mark Best as first Australian Culinary Council member

I've seemingly become a bit of a cruise ship expert, having sailed on the P&O Pacific Sun, P&O Pacific Pearl and Sea Princess. Holland America Line is a step up from those, marketed as...
Derwent Hunter

Sailing the Derwent Hunter and snorkelling among the coral reefs of the Whitsunday Islands

One of the most unforgettable experiences of my recent Whitsundays trip would be this day trip on the Derwent Hunter. Operated by Eco Tall Ship Adventures, the Derwent Hunter has a noble presence on the...
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Sea Princess cruise to New Zealand

I feel like I've become a cruising expert. You can read about my first cruise and my second cruise experience via the respective links. As this was my third, I was well and truly...
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Salt grill and other feasts onboard P&O Pacific Pearl

Upon returning from my first cruise experience late last year, I had no idea that my next cruise would be so soon. I was a little bit scarred from the rough seas I experienced...

My Christmas cruise to the Pacific Islands

Onboard the P&O Pacific Sun, I spent the remaining week and a bit of last year relaxing around the tropical lushness of the Pacific Islands. I thought I'd better get these happy snaps up...

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