Author: Melanie Muir

🚢 Clean Cruising’s 2018 Princess World Cruise Cocktail Event

Our Exclusive Cocktail Event Hosted aboard Sea Princess’ World Cruise Last month, we hosted a cocktail event for over 65 guests who set sail from Sydney on either a full or a half world cruise aboard Sea Princess. We spent a wonderful afternoon sipping champagne and swapping stories with our fabulous guests. We were happy to hear about all of their plans for all the incredible sights ahead. We were able to get a few of our team away for a couple of nights on the Sydney to Brisbane sector to host our cocktail event which was very special...

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🚢 Carnival Breeze Makes you Feel FUN!

FUN! This is the one word that completely sums up our cruise aboard Carnival Breeze! We travelled to Galveston, Texas earlier this month to jump aboard, Carnival Breeze and sail through the stunning Caribbean. Wow – what a sensationally epic cruise! We cannot fault it in any way, shape or form. The cabins were excellent – we both enjoyed a balcony cabin which were reasonably sized inside and out. The ship was really easy to navigate which is great for first time cruisers and the public areas are quite quirky in decor. Some highlights of the ship were definitely the high ropes...

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🚢 Discovering the Beauty of Croatia

Enriching Experience – In May this year, I was fortunate to be given the opportunity to embark on a Small Ship Cruise on the “Peregrine Dalmatia”, which I was delighted to participate on. Whilst Peregrine is relatively new to Small Ship Cruising, this comes under the Intrepid Group which has been around the Industry for many years. I was very excited to be cruising on Peregrine Dalmatia for my first experience onboard a small ship. There’s so many benefits of sailing on a small such, and particularly Peregrine Dalmatia – it can anchor in coastal bays and dock right in port,...

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🏆 Exciting News to Share!

We have some very exciting news to share with you! Last weekend our Clean Cruising directors & staff attended the 2018 CLIA (Australasia) dinner & awards night. The cruise industry’s ‘night of nights’ was held in Sydney on Saturday night 24 Feb 2018. This is an annual event where CLIA Member Cruise Lines are able to recognise and reward outstanding achievements from CLIA Travel Agent members during the previous year. We’re very proud to share with you our awards won:- Online Agency of the Year Australia Agency Promotion of the Year Australia And our very own Martine Hero was...

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🚢Clean Cruising’s 2018 QM2 Cocktail Event + Details for 2019 Event!

Our Exclusive Cocktail Event Hosted on board Queen Mary 2 Last week six of our Clean Cruising team hosted our 5th cocktail event for our client’s on board Queen Mary 2 in the stunning Carinthia Lounge. Over 90 of our passengers attended and had a wonderful afternoon chatting to some of our highly experienced consultants, and the Captain of QM2, Captain Wells, also attended and mingled with our guests. The canapes, champagne, service and company was impeccable! Here’s a couple of photos from the afternoon. Click Here to view all of the wonderful photos from the event on our Facebook page....

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⚓ Australia Cruising

Explore your own Beautiful Backyard! The cruising industry in Australasia is growing at the fastest rate in the world, and a record number of cruise ships will visit Australia during 2018/2019 cruise season. With an Australia cruise, you can enjoy picture-postcard views on some of Australia’s most spectacular coastlines. Take in the sight of sand-kissed beaches from the bow of some of the world’s most luxurious liners, call in on the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Great Barrier Reef, and conquer the Bass Strait before pulling up anchor in one of Tasmania’s historic ports, and if you’re up for a challenge,...

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⚓ Cruising Regions & Seasons

Cruising is one of the best ways to take in and explore multiple destinations on a single trip, not to mention some incredible ocean views and partake in some on-land adventures to see the sights and immerse yourself in each destination’s culture. Cruising is your one and only holiday where you get to unpack once, yet you’re able to discover various destinations – you literally go to sleep in one destination and wake up in another! Who doesn’t love that?! Below is a brief overview of each cruise region and some particular highlights for each of them. Africa African...

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Where to Next?

Places to Travel in 2018! New year, new resolutions and of course new travel plans! If you haven’t decided where you want to head to next, here’s a few different ideas that you might like to explore in 2018. Montenegro Montenegro has been long overshadowed by its neighbour, Croatia and let me tell you, it’s ready for the spotlight. The ancient city of Kotor is already attracting plenty of visitors, with hundreds of thousands of cruisers arriving with cruise lines such as Viking, Celebrity and Princess Cruises. The classy marina, Porto Montenegro is thriving in the formerly coastal town of Tivat...

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⚓WIN a Balcony Cabin on the Queen Mary 2!

Discover the Magnificent Queen Mary 2! Clean Cruising, together with Cunard Line are giving you and a friend the chance to WIN a Guarantee Balcony cabin on a spectacular 2 night voyage on Queen Mary 2 sailing from Sydney to Brisbane – valued at over $2,000! The cruise departs Sydney on 9 March, 2018, you can view itinerary details here. To enter, book any Cunard cruise with us between 1 December, 2017 – 2 February, 2018 at Clean Cruising then complete these questions. Good luck! Competition ends 5pm AEST on 2 February, 2018 – Only one (1) entry is permitted per cabin/booking...

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⚓ New Ships & Fast Facts!

New Ships Launching in 2018 This year sees various ocean cruise ships debuting with their inaugural voyages. Below I have included some fast facts about the new ships launching in 2018 which I hope you enjoy reading as much as I do. It’s time to get excited for the arrival of these new ships! Symphony of the Seas, Royal Caribbean – Launching April 2018  Gross Tonnage: 230,000 Length: 362m Cabins: 2,775 Passenger Capacity: 5,494 Number of Crew: 2,400   Carnival Horizon – Launching April 2018 Gross Tonnage: 135,000 Length: 324m Cabins: 1,968 Passenger Capacity: 3,954 Number of Crew: 1,450  ...

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