I thought I'd share with you 7 of my favourite features on Indy's Deck since her refit was completed. Have you sailed on her? What was your favourite part? Let me know in the comments. Splashaway Bay It's fun by the gallon in the new Splashaway Bay. The water park features exciting slides & sea … Continue reading 7 Fantastically Fun Things for Kids on Independence of the Seas
If you thought there was even a possibility that your kids could get bored on a Royal Caribbean cruise then I'm sorry to inform you but you're mistaken! If we just forget about the Flowrider, wall climbing, Skypad & laser tag for a minute we can explore the hidden gem that is the Adventure Ocean … Continue reading Royal Caribbean’s Adventure Ocean Arcade
As you'll have seen over the past few months, I've started my blog about traveling and cruising with a baby. I'm loving telling you about mine and Elijah's experiences, amongst other things. It seems to have caught the attention of advertisers, some who'd like me to present their products to my audience of cruise addicts … Continue reading Morals over Money – My Blog, My Way
First thing we did after embarkation was find Adventure Ocean on Deck 12. We walked though to the nursery area and requested the catalogue of toy bags available to lend for our trip. We were shown 15 toy bundles suitable for babies aged 0-36 months. The bundles are created to inspire leaning though play, something … Continue reading Toy Lending Service on Royal Caribbean Independence of the Seas
I personally believe there isn't enough information on what you can do with your babies on cruise ships and I want to change that! Since having my son Elijah I felt like cruising might be off the cards for a while. I thought it'd be impossible to entertain a baby on a cruise, what could … Continue reading Why I’ve Decided to Blog
So we've decided to stay a night in Southampton before our cruise. Travelling with a baby can be unpredictable and we didn't want to risk missing our ship. Fortunately for us we only had to stop once to feed Eli as he slept most of the 4 hour journey. The Ibis Budget is easy to … Continue reading Our stay at the Ibis Budget Southampton Centre
I'M SO EXCITED! It's one week till we set off for Indy, one week till I get my fiance hooked on cruises, one week till my son gets his sea legs, one week to go!!! Its also time to start packing... I think I'm quite relaxed when it comes to packing, I'm a last minute … Continue reading Cruise Countdown – One Week To Go 🛳
So it's the end of another week losing weight my way. I feel like I've been really naughty this week... too many snickers, a cheeky cupcake & even some ice cream, in my defence it was my brothers birthday and it would have been rude not to. However I'm happy to announce I have still … Continue reading Week 2 UPDATE: Losing weight for the cruise – MY WAY!
My next Cruise is also my first proper family cruise. Me, Lee and the boys off on our first voyage, I literally can't wait! The only thing stopping us is savings. (Picture of the boys cause they're just so perfect) I acknowledge we spend money on unnecessary items, on-the-go coffees, a meal deal here and … Continue reading *BLOG POST* Saving for Our Next Cruise
Two days ago I shared my blog about a diet I started a week ago. I've chosen to do things my way and eat/do what I'm comfortable with. Here's my week 1 update... It's been a week since I started my Low GI Diet and I'm proud and happy to announce I have lost A … Continue reading Week 1 UPDATE: Losing Weight for the Cruise – MY WAY!
We all know how tempting that 24 hour buffet is and we all know how easy it is to gain weight on a cruise... but thats what it's all about isn't it?! A pre-cruise diet is something I'm sure most of us have tried. Diet plans haven't worked for me in the past so I've … Continue reading Losing Weight for the Cruise – MY WAY!
I've put together a list of Cruise Addict tried and tested packing tips to help you get the most out of your suitcase on your next Cruise holiday. Let us know what you think in the comments below. Half & Half Travelling as a couple? Put half of your clothes in one suitcase and the … Continue reading Pack Like a Cruise Addict
Books are a must when I'm on holiday but I'm easily distracted by my surroundings and we all know how busy it gets on the pool deck on a hot day! 2 minutes reading and I've lost my spot, lost interest and lost the will. So I now choose to listen to my books using … Continue reading LISTEN UP! Why I Love Audiobooks for Cruising
I've compiled a list of 5 must-have items every Cruise Addict should be taking on their next cruise. Have a look and let me know what you think below. Also, don't forget to pop your email in the box below and subscribe to our blog. 😊 Sea bands Perfect if the "motion of the ocean" … Continue reading 5 Essentials for your next Cruise 🛳
Does anybody ever "Win a Cruise"? In a word.... YES! I've seen other blogs in the past talking about "real life winners" and "I knew a guy who knew a guy who won" I've also recently read a friend of mine's blog about all the current competitions you can enter, see link - http://cruisingisntjustforoldpeople.co.uk/2018/03/09/cruise-competitions-marc-2018/ So, … Continue reading Cruise Competitions – Can you win them?
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