Which cruise line is best for senior singles?
A cruise holiday ticks many boxes. Particularly if you’re a senior single, this type of trip offers a way to fully relax while visiting multiple destinations, taking in a new culture and meeting fellow travellers along the way….
Behind the Brand: Hurtigruten is an attitude, not an age
Anthony Daniels, General Manager UK & EMEA from the iconic cruise line Hurtigruten looks forward to an even greener future….
A guide to Expedition Cruises for over 50s and over 60s
Have you ever been tempted to try an expedition cruise but weren’t entirely sure what the experience would entail? We hope this article will answer any questions about expedition cruises as they are a fantastic way to explore the world. …
The Hurtigruten Ship was excellent. the cabin was clean warm and comfortable but compact. The staff were very friendly , helpful and efficient. The restaurant served excellent food with a good choice. Due to covid restrictions there was plenty of checks and mask wearing. There were a lot of friendly people on board with jigsaws […]…
Seals teeth and burnt botties: Antarctic and Chilean Fjords with Hurtigruten
Crunching over the smaller chunks of ice, like white rubble, the larger and flatter pieces were ideal for seals to have a floating snooze on….
Introducing Fridtjof Nansen – Hurtigruten’s second hybrid ship
I was fortunate to be on board the first ‘showcase’ sailing around the British Isles, and what a stylish ship she turned out to be. On boarding in Tilbury, the ship’s classy Scandinavian design was immediately evident – it’s definitely a class above Hurtigruten’s older-style vessels….
Hurtigruten reveals UK departures from Dover and other developments
Expedition and environment were the two buzzwords at Hurtigruten’s media launch in London this month with the promise of greener expedition cruise ships and an exciting new programme of Dover departures….
Exploring the coves and secret islands of Central America and the Caribbean with Hurtigruten
Hurtigruten are best known for their polar cruises visiting Antarctica, Greenland and Spitzbergen. Their classic voyage along the Norwegian coast has been called the world’s most beautiful cruise and when you do it you can see why. It is not so well known that as the ship’s reposition from the Arctic and Antactica, and vice versa, each year that you can take cruises along the route….
An adventurous voyage on Hurtigruten’s MS Fram
New York City to Newfoundland. As Pat Richardson discovered on an Eastern Seaboard cruise, sights to see ranged from whales to witches – and more….
Hurtigruten Arctic Fjord Expedition on the MS Fram
Pat Richardson sailed into the world’s largest fjord system and saw the world’s northernmost active volcano on an voyage with Hurtigruten. Read more….
Northern Lights Cruise with Hurtigruten – MS Finnmarken
Hurtigruten’s MS Finnmarken from Bergen to Kirkenes, Norway just a few miles from the Russian border. Read the review at Silver Travel Advisor….
Hurtigruten – Norwegian Coastal Cruising Voyages
Travel writer Robin Mead enjoyed his Norwegian coastal voyage so much that he did the trip twice. Here he reports on “a cruise with a difference”. Read more….