Cruise Deals Expert

The Australian cruise deal and travel guide with lots of cruise ship information.
Oasis of the Seas
Considering their huge size, the speed of cruise ships is amazing. The largest ships usually travel at speeds between 20 – 24 knots, equivalent to approximately 23 – 27 miles per hour. The largest cruise ships, as classified by...
cruise ship autopilot
The captain of a cruise ship oversees the entire operation of the vessel, including the crew, ship safety and accountability for best maritime practices. The captain works with other ship authorities in making sure all protocol is followed, including...
Voyager of the Seas and Kayaking Couple
When Royal Caribbean’s Voyager of the Seas was completed in 1999, it was the world’s largest cruise ship, and hailed as the most innovative and exciting passenger ship ever built. The world of cruising was forever changed by never-before-seen...
Fremantle
The gateway to a cruise vacation from the west coast of Australia is Fremantle, a vibrant seaside port with all the charm and excitement of a much larger city. Perth, the capital of Western Australia, is a short 20...
Carnival Legend in Sydney
Social media was hot in the last two days because Carnival Legend arrived to Sydney and started the cruise season; even though, the ship hardly fit in the harbour. Cruise companies say that this season will be the biggest...
US coast guard helicopter and cruise ship
Cruise vacations are an exciting getaway to exotic destinations, and a great way to meet people and make new friends from around the world. Statistics show that crime onboard cruise ships is much lower than among similar land based...
Oasis of the Seas lifeboats
Although rarely required, lifeboats are an important component of a cruise ship. Exceedingly high standards of manufacture and compliance are required by law, and any deviation from stringent requirements is a punishable offence. Cruise lines place the safety of...
Ruby Princess
There are more cruise ship companies than ever before. Options abound, and knowing how and where to search for a great deal deal can ensure you find a holiday option at the right price. Whether you are a novice...
ship engine room
Cruise ships use power equivalent to approximately 50,000 horsepower, with one horsepower equal to 746 watts. A ship engine is designed to directly drive huge propellers, or produce electricity that is diverted to drive the propellers. A cruise ship...
How to get discounts on a cruise
The cruise industry is a competitive field, and companies attract customers with a variety of sales and promotional strategies. If you are a discerning customer you are bound to search for the best value fare for your money. Regardless...