Love Cruising But Hate Flying? No Problem – Take a No Fly Cruise

If you’re not into air travel, then no fly cruises are a great option – hop on board and relax straight away!

The airport can be the most stressful part of your holiday. Flight delays, queues at customs, baggage allowances and screaming children can all combine to leave you needing another holiday before you even get home. If you fancy cutting out the airport this summer, then why not consider a no fly cruise?

These days a wide range of cruises are available. From the classic European cruise to the exotic Caribbean cruise, a whole host of options are on offer. For something a bit different, why not try a short weekend cruise – or even a trip to the Norwegian Fjords? In this post we run through a few of the best options that are currently available if you fancy a no-fly cruise this summer.

Short Cruises

Not all cruises mean a lengthy voyage. In recent years the short cruise has become increasingly popular, with a range of operators offering one and two night trips to countries including Ireland, Scotland, France and the Netherlands. For a romantic city break why not try Bruges? P&O are offering a range of luxury two night trips to the city that is known as the Venice of the north. Indulge in its famous Belgian chocolate and wander it’s pretty cobbled streets.

If you fancy the seaside, then why not try a trip to Guernsey? P&O also offer two night cruises to the island, where you’ll be based in gorgeous St. Peter’s Port. Indulge in the local seafood and explore the fascinating military museum, while taking in the sea air.

Luxury Cruises

If it’s luxury you’re after, then you can’t beat the Cunard Line. Famous for its luxury vessels, including the Queen Elizabeth, a cruise with this company offers the ultimate in vintage glamour.

A wide range of top-end cruises are example – Cunard offer everything from weekend jaunts in Hamburg to a full-on world tour. Expect fine dining, cocktail bars and lots of opportunities to wear your finest. A great option for a trip to celebrate a special occasion!

Alternatively, why not try a Caribbean cruise, waking up to a new beach every day? Think powdery white sands and crystal-clear turquoise waters!

Southern Europe

Perhaps the classic option when it comes to cruises! Explore the pretty Mediterranean, making stops along the coast of France, Spain and Italy, as well as exploring islands like Majorca and Malta. A wide range of companies offer Mediterranean cruises. Saga’s ships in this region are styled with a British twist, offering fish and chips, classic entertainment and even a Tommy Cooper-themed bar!

Northern Europe

Though the stereotypical cruise must surely be a Mediterranean one, why not turn your attention to Northern Europe instead? A cruise on the Norwegian Fjords is a once in a lifetime experience. Sit on deck admiring awe-inspiring glaciers and hop off to explore idyllic towns such as pretty Flam If you time it right, you might even see the Northern Lights! Princess Cruises offer 14 night trips. This will give you plenty of time to take in the scenery and enjoy on-board facilities, including the open air cinema on deck where you can watch films beneath the stars!

Cruising is possibly the best way to visit many countries without the hassle of travelling – your floating resort sails you to all the best places while you sleep! Wherever you decide to go, ensure that you have all your documents ready well in advance. You will need your passports, European health card, cruise travel insurance and currency for each location you are visiting.

Victoria Brewood
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Hi I'm Victoria, a British girl from Manchester. After graduating from university I decided there was more to life than the hours between 9 and 5, so I packed my journalism degree into my suitcase to travel the world and find a way to make money at the same time. I now call London home, although I still travel whenever I can. I hope to inspire you to be your own boss, live life and see the world.

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