Always wanted to go on a cruise? From the Caribbean to the Med, take a look at some great deals.
If you’ve always dreamt of cruising in the Caribbean but thought it was only for the rich and famous, think again. Royal Caribbean’s Serenade of the Seas is a seven-night cruise departing from San Juan in Puerto Rico and calling at St Thomas, St Croix, Antigua, St Lucia and Grenada and all for under £700, reports the Telegraph. You have to book quickly though, as it departs on the 8th of January. Prices are from £699 per person based on two sharing an inside cabin and include flights, transfers, taxes, meals and on-board entertainment. This great deal is with Virgin Holidays so visit www.virginholidayscruises.co.uk).
Alternatively if you fancy something a little closer to home, Gill’s Cruise Centre (08454 606060, www.gillscruise.com) is offering 11 nights in the Mediterranean on board MSC Splendida, departing from Genoa on January 15 for just £599 per person in a cabin for two, including flights and meals on board. The itinerary includes stops at fabulously modern Barcelona, warm water Casablanca, Tenerife, Madeira and Malaga, and Civitavecchia for the eternal city, Rome. So sign up for eleven days of fun and prepare to visit some diverse and fascinating destinations, without spending all your savings.