Cruise Traveller Blog

Europa 2 Brisbane

Ship Inspection – ms Europa 2

Have you ever wondered what is so special about a ship that it keeps on winning awards? Well our walk-around on the Europa 2 in Brisbane this January may give you a clue or two as to the reasons…

Zodiac Canyon Snake River USA - UnCruise Adventures

Media: Talking expedition guiding with UnCruise Adventures’s John Roberts gets the low down on life of an expedition guide with UnCruise Adventure’s Sarah Sinn-White.

Polar Bear by Andrew Stewart - Adventure Canada

Potty about Polar Bears

We here at Cruise Traveller are absolutely potty about polar bears…

Small is Beautiful

Find out 20 great reasons to consider a small ship next time you cruise.

Christening of Lindblad National Geographic's new ship Venture in San Francisco - December 2018

Lindblad launches National Geographic Venture

Lindblad National Geographic launches a new ship! – A story from our friends at

Riviera Rewards Past Guests

Riviera is giving away big discounts for their loyal returning guests in 2019.

The ms Lord Byron

We asked Karen, our Queensland Key Partnership Manager, what she thought of her cruise aboard Riviera Travel River Cruises’ ms Lord Byron.

Whales (and where to find them)

A homage to the giants of our oceans.

Media: Star Clippers adds new ports

Exciting new ports of call for the Star Clipper fleet – A story from our friends at

Why do ships have “Godmothers”?

Are ship’s godmothers a long lost superstition or part of a modern day public relations stunt?