Dancing to France with Saga Cruises

There’s something rather special about cruising on a new ship and there’s something rather special about Spirit of Discovery! David Powell takes a cruise on Saga’s new luxury boutique ship….

Iceland with Saga – a hot destination

My destination on Saga Sapphire was Iceland. It covers 40,000 square miles yet has a population of just 360,000, of which two-thirds live in and around the capital, Reykjavik. No surprise, therefore, that Iceland consists largely of wide open spaces and empty roads….

Cruise on Saga’s brand-new ship Spirit of Discovery

Spirit of Discovery and, Saga’s second new ship Spirit of Adventure, launching in summer 2020, sail from Dover and Southampton on a variety of itineraries in the British Isles, Mediterranean, Canary Islands, Baltic, Iceland, Far East, North and Central America, Caribbean, Middle East and beyond. From 2020 both ships will be fully inclusive with fares including all meals, drinks, gratuities, return door-to-door chauffeur service or free parking, porterage and optional travel insurance….

Saga Spirit of Discovery

The naming ceremony of any new ship is special, but some are more special than others and such was the case at Dover on 5 July 2019….

Hunting the Northern Lights with Saga

Saga’s Aurora Explorer cruise to northern Norway takes passengers deep into the Arctic Circle to provide a thrilling insight into this remote and magical region….

Delightful France cruise on Saga Pearl II featuring Honfleur & Caen – Part 2

We arrived in Honfleur just before breakfast after travelling a mere 147 nautical miles from Dover. The English Channel can be so unpredictable- often moody and brooding. But last night was a perfect sail. The invigorating salty breeze and crashing of the waves lulled us to sleep and we awoke feeling really refreshed after a good night’s sleep….

Enjoying a Saga river cruise

I felt it was time to try a river cruise, and what better way than a slow boat through the vineyards of Bordeaux with a little wine tasting along the way?…

Toronto to Vancouver by train

This was a Saga Holidays trip which took in Montreal (+Quebec city) and Ottawa before the train journey from Toronto….

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