Lisbon (it’s in Portugal)
Apr02

Lisbon (it’s in Portugal)

Lisbon was a destination I really looking forward to as I had never been to Portugal before. I didn’t know what to expect from this huge capital city. This was the 4th consecutive day we had docked in a new city and all the walking had taken its toll, some very tired legs.  As soon as we walked off the boat there were representatives selling tickets for the ‘Hop on, hop off’ bus tours, perfect! I had also never been on one of...

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A day in Gibraltar
Mar11

A day in Gibraltar

Of all the destinations we are visiting on this P&O cruise, Gibraltar was the one I was looking forward to above all the rest. I had visited the rock many moons ago as a kid and always wanted to return to see the place through adult eyes. I didn’t get to see the monkeys first time around, so this was my main number one priority this time! This was the first port of call on my cruise and the first time I was able to watch the ship...

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Holidaying on P&O’s Oriana
Mar08

Holidaying on P&O’s Oriana

When looking at cruise holidays, P&O have many different cruise ships and itineraries to choose from. There really is a ship for everyone. Ships that are only for adults, family friendly ships, medium sized ships carrying 1500 passengers and huge Goliath’s with over 3000. In this post, I’ll be talking about the cruiseship I holidayed on, the ORIANA, giving you a full overview of the ship and what it has to...

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An introduction to Cruise holidays.
Mar06

An introduction to Cruise holidays.

This February, the opportunity arose to holiday onboard P&O’s Oriana cruise ship. Sailing from Southampton, over the course of 10 days the cruise took in destinations in Spain, Portugal and also Gibraltar. I have been on one cruise before around 6 years ago and I thoroughly enjoyed the experience after being initially apprehensive of taking a cruise holiday. Since then, I’ve been championing them to friends and family...

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