Indulge your mind in the world of luxury cruising

The Panache Cruises Blog is a place where we take a look at the wider world of cruising. You'll find tips, news, and a whole bunch of our favourite destinations, excursions, ship information, and the very best of our luxury cruise lines. We update the blog several times a week, so bookmark our page to stay in-the-know!

Wind Spirit

Windstar Cruises - Star Plus Class or Wind Class?

Having sailed with Windstar three times over the last few years, twice on a Star Class ship and also on the Wind Spirit, this article will reflect on the differences between sailing on Windstar’s tall ships and the newer Star class ships. 

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Uniworld S.S. Joie de Vivre

Uniworld announces two new ships!

Ultra-luxurious river cruise line Uniworld has unveiled the latest two additions to their fleet – the S.S. Victoria, due in 2024, followed by the S.S. Elisabeth in 2025. These new ships are set to epitomise contemporary opulence, and will claim the title of having the largest suites on Europe's rivers.

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Bonn, Germany

Nothing is too much trouble for Riviera Travel

Are you dreaming of embarking on a luxurious river voyage to explore exotic destinations, immerse yourself in different cultures, and create lasting memories? Look no further than Riviera Travel.

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Trollfjord Norway

Why you should visit Norway in summer

Norway is often talked about as a cruise destination for epic expeditions, wildlife sightings, and witnessing the majestic Northern Lights during the winter months. But we’re here to convince you to visit in summer for a different perspective of this beautiful part of the world.

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autumn-october-cruising

Why October is the best time to take and book a cruise

Travel experts have revealed why October is the best time of year to take a cruise holiday. 

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Emerald Cruises Seychelles

Paradise Awaits: Discover the Seychelles with Emerald Cruises

Here are ten compelling reasons why you should consider Seychelles as your next cruise destination.

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Windstar Star Legend

Windstar's legendary front-runner

Panache Cruises ambassador and renowned travel journalist Gary Buchanan set sail aboard Windstar's Star Legend and has a lot to say about this beautifully impressive boutique ship.

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What is onboard credit and what can I spend it on?

Onboard credit can also be called shipboard credit, onboard spend, OBC or some variation of the four. Here's what it is.

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Gary Buchanan toasts to a Champagne Silver Nova

Every so often, a cruise ship appears, one that's set to define a new era in seagoing finesse and luxe. Silversea Cruises' new Silver Nova is that vessel.

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Le Ponant

Discover hidden gems with Ponant

Ponant have just announced new destinations for the winter 2024-2025 season and we couldn’t wait to share them with you!

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