With so few passengers on board, you can also visit a destination without dominating it
Pretty much every corner of the world’s oceans can be reached on a cruise today, making it easy not to give much thought to the extreme dangers encountered by the first explorers and navigators
Cruising with the family needn't mean a voyage round the Med on a mega-ship in the company of thousands of other passengers
The ship making the biggest splash in 2016 is Harmony of the Seas, for 5,497 passengers, making its maiden voyage in May
The ship will also offer a water park, a zip line and an ice rink.
Hit Havana this winter before Uncle Sam descends
Will people really be tempted to cruise because of the on-board dodgems?
Thought cruising wasn't for you? Here's why you're wrong
Attorneys for Cruise and Bauer Publishing Company made the mutual decision to drop the case
What's in a number? You've chosen your itinerary and ship, and booked your cruise, so does it really matter where your cabin is? The answer depends on your priorities.
Tom Cruise's lawyer has defended his client over allegations that the film star considers aspects of his career as gruelling as fighting in Afghanistan.
It's still October. The clocks haven't even gone back yet and probably the last thing you want to think about is Christmas shopping. However, forward planning will reward with enjoyable alternatives away from the high street.
Antarctica’s monumental icebergs, history of heroic exploration and fearless wildlife give it an allure that is enhanced by its remoteness. The only realistic way for tourists to visit the vast White Continent is by ship. For most, it’s a once-in-a-lifetime trip, so it is important to choose carefully.
World No 2 will now face Tommy Robredo or fifth seed Tomas Berdych
If you are among the cautious thousands who have waited until now to book a summer holiday, there is a far better choice of last-minute cruises than the cruise lines – with their "book now to avoid disappointment" warnings – would have us believe.
If your name is Gary or Deborah chances are you live in a house, drive a Citroen Picasso and are in the 45 to 54 age group