Author Archive for Robin Maclear

Luxury sailing- SeaDream Yacht Club

Luxury sailing- SeaDream Yacht Club

SeaDream Yacht Club consists of a brace of near identical sister ships. Small, low slung and superbly styled, they are quite simply the Lamborghinis of the cruise industry. Each yacht accommodates a maximum of ninety guests, served by a crew of the same number. This creates the only true one to one service ratio in […]

Northern Lights cruises

Northern Lights cruises

One area where cruises are really beginning to take off is in the number of ships voyaging up to view the stunning natural smorgasbord of the shimmering Northern Lights, and next year is proving particularly popular as NASA predicts 2012 to be the best year to view them. Northern Lights cruises usually run around February and March each year for […]

The joy of small ship cruising

The joy of small ship cruising

Modern cruise ships are expanding fast these days, with rock climbing walls, parks and multiple hot tubs and eateries, each new one seems to ram home the idea that ‘big is best.’ Yet the small ships prove the truth that less is definitely more in terms of the value you get from a cruise. With […]