David Smith

About David Smith

David is The Cruise Line's Marketing Director and has worked in travel for nearly 15 years. In his youth, he toured Europe in a punk rock band, but he has since settled into the cruise way of life and his favourite ship is Seven Seas Mariner.

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SeaDream Yacht Club - Next stop, Semarang

SeaDream Yacht Club & Amandari

The Cruise Line’s Chairman, Robin Maclear, recently enjoyed an adventure in Asia with SeaDream Yacht Club – read on for a full review of the experience and why he believes that SeaDream offer the perfect route into Bali… SeaDream Yacht Club is back in Asia after a gap of several years and is ideally suited […]

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Papua New Guinea with Noble Caledonia Cruises

Papua New Guinea with Noble Caledonia in 2014

Legends of Papua New Guinea with Noble Caledonia Every now and then I am alerted to a cruise itinerary that really captures my imagination.  Up until now, the last voyage to do so was Silversea’s Cuba cruise on Silver Explorer (which you can read here).  However, this morning – while attempting to shrug off the […]

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Silversea Cuba Cruise

Explore Cuba with Silversea Cruises in 2015

Silver Explorer to visit Cuba on “Jewels of the Caribbean” voyage In amongst the amazing itineraries that have been launched by Silversea Cruises for 2015, there is one in particular that has really captured my imagination.  Silver Explorers’ cruise of Cuba, titled Jewels of the Caribbean Sea, is perhaps one of the most exciting cruise […]

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Exclusive interview with Silversea Expeditions’ Conrad Combrink

As Director of Expeditions for Silversea Expeditions, Conrad Combrink surely has one of the most enviable jobs in the cruise industry.  Not only does he have the opportunity to explore some of the world’s most captivatingly beautiful regions first-hand, but he gets to use these experiences to design and plan itineraries for Silversea’s guests to […]

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Passenger Perspective: Silversea Cruises Review

In the last month we have been inviting some of our clients to write to us regarding their recent luxury cruise experiences so that we can share them on our blog.  In this post, Mr I. Northcott has put together a great Silversea Cruises review based on two voyages he took with them in 2010. […]

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SeaDream Yacht Club in Asia

Asia with SeaDream Yacht Club

3 great ports to explore in Asia with SeaDream Yacht Club In autumn 2013 and spring 2014 SeaDream Yacht Club will be offering a collection of voyages that take in the very best of Asia.  Sailing on their 110-capacity luxury yacht SeaDream II, the all-inclusive line will be visiting some of the region’s most famous […]

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Library - MS Island Sky Photos

MS Island Sky Ship Photos

[slider_pro id=”1″] Two members of our team were lucky enough to be invited onto Noble Caledonia’s MS Island Sky.  During their stay they took some photos that we’d like to share with you.  Next week we’ll have a full review of the ship so check back then to find out why lovers of small-ship cruises […]

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Looking for a luxury cruise this summer

Looking for a luxury cruise this summer?

If you’re looking for a luxury cruise this summer, then the summer edition of our Luxury Cruise Collection is the perfect accompaniment. Now in its tenth year, the Luxury Cruise Collection is one of the best independent guides to luxury cruising you’re likely to find. Packed with detail and featuring over 50 luxury cruise offers, […]

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MS Europa 2 - Ship Information

MS Europa 2 Cruise Ship Information

All-suite accommodation, 26 expertly-crafted itineraries and the largest space-to-passenger ratio in the world – why Hapag-Lloyd’s MS Europa 2 is set to make biggest waves in cruising this year. Later this week, Hapag-Lloyd Cruises’ newest cruise ship – the hugely-anticipated MS Europa 2 – will undertake her official maiden voyage from Hamburg to Lisbon.  Heralded […]

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Norwegian Fjords Cruise Advice

Norwegian Fjords Cruise Guide

A region best explored by cruise, the Norwegian Fjords is one of the most popular European cruise destinations – and with good reason.  Offering breathtaking scenery, towering snow-capped peaks and history-laden towns and cities, the Norwegian Fjords have much to offer both experienced cruisers as well as those looking to book a cruise for the […]

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