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Cruise Onboard Experience

You are bound to have great experience on board a luxury cruise ship. There's much more to the whole experience, from exquisite dining, to great entertainment and recreation, and plenty to keep you busy. Guests on board can do everything from attending a wine tasting to participating in an aerobics or dance class. Unwind with a bit of yoga, go for a swim, splurge at the ship's shops, attend an art auction, try your luck at a casino or dance the night away at a jazzy nightclub - and all of that while you're on board!


On board a cruise liner the living spaces are very comfortably appointed. There is a wide variety of cabin types to choose from: suites, balcony cabins, window cabins and inside cabins. Cabins are available on single, double, triple or quad basis. All cabins are fitted with the latest amenities and tastefully furnished. A private bathroom with shower is attached to each cabin and the steward assigned to your cabin sees to it that you are comfortable. Every cabin has air conditioning, a TV screen, hairdryer, safe deposit box and a mini bar. Room service is available on most cruise liners.
 • Suites are the very best accommodation onboard the liner. The last word in luxury the suites are spacious and a personal butler looks after your every need to see that you are very comfortable.
 • Balcony cabins are also very comfortable and have a verandah attached to them so that you may sit out and enjoy the sea view.
 • Window cabins normally have a large window that looks out to the ocean, but the window is normally sealed.
 • Inside cabins are an economical option. They do not have any window, but are as comfortable as other cabins on board.
Dining Experience:

There is a very wide variety of food and cuisines available on board your cruise ship and they go a long way to making your cruise vacation one gastronomic delight. Meals and snacks are available round the clock – one can eat at one of the many restaurants and dining rooms on board starting with a sumptuous buffet breakfast. Lunch and dinner are available in the dining rooms and if you are still feeling hungry in the afternoon gorge on the snacks available. There is even a midnight buffet available where a tempting spread is laid out. Besides this, there are informal cafes and fine dining restaurants serving gourmet cuisine and specialty wines.

Onboard Activities:

There is much to do and choose from while onboard. Lounge by the pool, go rock climbing, practice your putting, go bowling, ride the waves on a surf simulator, indulge yourself in the world class spa, get fit at the gym or have yoga session, attend an art auction or check out the library.

Entertainment: In the evenings the options are plenty: get ready to be floored by the Broadway-style shows that are presented every evening, go to Karaoke Bar and belt out your favourite songs along with the music, go dancing at the lounge, sip a cocktail with fellow guests or try your luck at the casino to see if Lady Luck smiles on you!

Spa & fitness:

All luxury liners have fitness centres and gyms where you can work out. The fitness centres are equipped with the latest state-of-the-art equipments including cardiovascular machines, weight machines, treadmills and free weights. Trainers can supervise your fitness regime if you wish and if exercise is not quite your thing, take spend a relaxed afternoon at the spa.

The Spa on board have a tranquil Zen like atmosphere and are to sure to relax you. The Spa treatment rooms are strewn with sweet smelling rose petals and soft, warm lighting. Enjoy rejuvenating treatments and have a Balinese massage with lava stones, shiatsu and reflexology and then follow it up a sauna in the steam room and whirlpool bath. At the Spa relax and feel all the stress go away with rejuvenating massages and exotic treatments, oxygenating facials and soothing seaweed wraps.


Duty-Free shopping is available on board most ships where you can shop to your heart’s content. Everything from liquor and tobacco, to beauty products, clothing, lingerie, accessories, shoes, gadgets, souvenirs, fragrances, designer watches and jewellery are available onboard. Some ships hold art auctions, so you could also buy a painting to take back home.

Kids Corner:

Most cruise ships are very child friendly and have activities planned to keep them busy. Trained staff take care of your kids and organize activities that are fun and safe. Parents can enjoy themselves knowing their children are in safe hands. Swimming pools, playrooms and Kiddies Clubs where children aged between 3 – 17 years can take part in a number of exciting activities.


A cruise ship is the perfect place to spend your honeymoon. Have romantic holiday onboard and all the privacy you want. Have flowers in your cabin, sleep in late and have a champagne breakfast in bed. Be seated at a table for two is you so wish at meal times, have candle lit dinner and be serenaded by musicians. Indulge in couple massage at the spa or just spend a lazy afternoon by the pool. Have a great honeymoon on board and get pampered to the hilt! All cruise ships have special honeymoon packages tailored to your needs. Take one and have a honeymoon to remember.

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