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Cruise International

Cruise International June/July 2017

Cruise International is the leading cruise magazine, dedicated to helping both the cruise holiday enthusiast and first-timers alike to enjoy the best that cruising has to offer. Every issue is packed with fascinating features and glorious photographs of exotic destinations, romantic ports and secret hideaways. It is also full of useful information about life on board, plus expert advice on which ship to choose and the best time to travel. Whether you’ve cruised before or are planning the holiday of a lifetime, Cruise International tells you all you need to know.

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in this issue

1 min.
editor’s letter

It’s time for you to have your say. The Cruise Awards 2017 are open for voting at cruise-international.com/awards – your chance to tell us which cruise lines, travel agents and destinations have really impressed you during the past 12 months. And this year everyone who votes has the chance to be entered into a prize draw to win a luxury Mediterranean or Caribbean cruise for two with SeaDream Yacht Club, so you could be a winner, too. We know many of you love cruising but are not so keen on flying, and in this issue you’ll find the top 50 no-fly cruises from the UK; you can sail to some of the most glamorous destinations in Europe from British ports, including Portofino and Monte Carlo, explore the Greek Islands, or even…

1 min.
the rhine

With enchanting landscapes featuring hilltop castles, craggy cliffs, steep vineyards and intriguing churches, it’s little wonder the Rhine is one of Europe’s best-loved waterways. Its name comes from the Celtic word ‘renos’ meaning ‘raging flow’, and it has served as a link between northern and southern Europe since the Roman times. Approximately 800 miles long, the Rhine spans six countries – Switzerland, Liechtenstein, Austria, Germany, France and the Netherlands. Its most picturesque section is the Middle Rhine in Germany, 40 miles of which is designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Highlights along this premier river include the cathedral city of Cologne and Marksburg Castle in Germany, France’s pretty city Strasbourg with its half-timbered houses and the mystical Black Forest, home of the cuckoo clock and eponymous chocolate and cherry gâteau.…

5 min.
cruise news

NCL SAILS TO CUBA Norwegian Sky, Norwegian Cruise Line’s first ship to sail to Cuba, has made its maiden call in capital city Havana. Norwegian Cruise Line President & CEO Andy Stuart said: “Our cruises to Cuba offer our guests a unique opportunity to engage in true cultural immersion with the freedom and flexibility to explore this destination on their own timetable and as they choose.” Norwegian Sky will sail a total of 53 four-day voyages to Cuba, with 52 including an overnight stay in Havana. The ship, which offers NCL’s Premium All Inclusive experience, will also call at Great Stirrup Cay, the cruise line’s private island in the Bahamas (ncl.co.uk). CRUISE ROLE FOR SCHOFE TV presenter Phillip Schofield has become Princess Cruises’ first UK brand ambassador. Tony Roberts, Princess Cruises’ Vice President UK and Europe,…

1 min.
cruise style

IN THE PINK With lots of space, this cute hobo bag can fit all your travel essentials (£19.50, marksandspencer.com). GOLD RUSH Perfect for day or night, these 22k gold-plated earrings will add glamour to any outfit (£45, ashiana-accessories.com). PRECIOUS METAL These chic metallic sandals are ideal for sightseeing and have a secure buckle fastening (£35, whitestuff.com). SILK TOUCH A cotton and silk blend, this pretty pom pom scarf will go with anything (£39, east.co.uk). TROPICAL FEVER We love French brand Simone Pérèle’s oh-so-wearable swimwear – this leaf print suit has removable straps plus clever detailing for a flattering look (£139, simoneperele.com). EASY ON THE EYES Elevate your summer look with these mirrored-lens shades; they suit any face shape, too (£65, hobbs.co.uk).…

1 min.
beauty news

FLOWER POWER Fortified with moisturising flower wax and crafted with 100 per cent natural bamboo, Origins has created Flower Fusion Hydrating Sheet Masks to provide you with an instant boost of rose-like radiance and dewy moisture. And, as an added bonus, they’re also 100 per cent recycled and eco friendly (available from Origins Travel Retail locations worldwide). FRUITY JUICY Want to sizzle this summer? The new collection from M.A.C includes vibrant lipsticks, lipglosses, three new eye shadow palettes, bronzing powders, Pearlmatte face powders and Lustre Drops highlighters. It also has very pretty packaging (available from M.A.C Travel Retail locations worldwide for a limited time). A STAR IS BORN We love the cologne bottle in Jo Malone’s new Star Magnolia collection, which also includes the brand’s first scented hair mist. With notes of magnolia, orange blossom,…

1 min.
let’s go

COOL CLASSIC This handsome gents’ Maurice Lacroix Eliros watch is powered by Swiss quartz movement and has a date function (£720, watchshop.com). BEANIE BRILLIANCE Designed to hold tablets, the iBeanie is a stylish bean bag that is easily portable, making it ideal for movies on the move (£24.99, ibeani.co.uk). SHARP SHOOTER Capture your favourite cruise moments with the Sony RX100 V, featuring 4K movie recording and Fast Hybrid auto-focus for extra sharp photos (£1,000, sony.co.uk). GEOMETRIC GEM Make an impact in the departure lounge with Ted Baker’s fabulous Mirrored Minerals case, with TSA lock, lightweight design and four wheels (£199, caseluggage.com). THIS IS THE LIFE Now available in elegant black, Bric’s classic Life range is handcrafted with durable, easy-to-clean, sueded PVC and trimmed with Tuscan leather (from £125, caseluggage.com). HOT STYLE GHD’s new Wanderlust collection includes these gorgeous straighteners, designed to…