Cruising

IN THIS SECTION
  Contacts
  Cruise Deals
  Tips

A cruise can take you to places you never dreamt you’d visit: Antarctica, the Bahamas, or Australia’s Top End, amongst many others. Cruising is relaxing – you only need to unpack once – and yet you will visit many different destinations - the perfect senior travel experience. Welcome to the YOURLifeChoices Cruising page, where you can find the latest cruise ships, cruise destinations and cruise deals which will make you want to shout “All aboard”. Or subscribe to our enewsletter for more up-to-date senior's cruising deals. Whether you jump on a Russian ice-breaker, cruise the Rhine or take a cargo ship in Mexico, a cruise is a stress-free holiday suitable for all ages, from grandchildren to pre-retirees to seniors, there's a cruise that's right for you. And beginners can take heart—our Beginner's Guide to Cruising gives you all you need to start sailing now.

Unforgettable river cruising

Unforgettable river cruising

Experience the magic of Europe with APT on a luxurious river cruise in 2016.

Top Stories

  1. Experience expedition cruising
  1. When to cruise where?
  1. Guide to booking a cruise online
  1. 14-night New Zealand Cruise overview
  1. What to pack on an Alaskan cruise

Five top tips for new cruisers

Five top tips for new cruisers

If you are new to cruising, our expert Jo Hall has five tips for you.

Essential Guide to Cruising

Essential Guide to Cruising

Cruising as a holiday option continues to grow in popularity worldwide.

Your cruising questions answered

Your cruising questions answered

YourLifeChoices subscribers ask about mobility aid/wheelchair accessibility, how to secure the best cruise deal and ...

Cruising the Baltic

Cruising the Baltic

Max and Jenny are finally on their way – cruising the Baltic.

Getting used to being on board

Getting used to being on board

Max and Jenny share their first impressions of being on a cruise.

Experience Gallipoli in 2016

Experience Gallipoli in 2016

Join a 15-day Magnificent Europe luxury river cruise and fly free* to Europe.

Read the cruise fine print

Read the cruise fine print

Jo Hall has some advice on what you should do to ensure trouble-free sailing.

The sixties hit the sea

The sixties hit the sea

What’s better than a South Pacific cruise? One that salutes the sixties of course!

Cruising Contacts

Beginner’s guide to cruising

All aboard! There has never been a better time for cruising. If you're thinking of setting sail for the first time, Brian Johnston has some tips for a fun time at sea. Sit on the deck with the sun on your face and a glass of ...

Guiding you where to start

P&O Cruises Australia

Nearly 10,000 Australians embark on a P&O cruise each week, that’s a measure of the popularity of P&O cruises. With ships departing from Sydney, Brisbane, Fremantle, Newcastle, and Auckland at different times of the year, find out the best available prices for upcoming cruises. In late ...

Find out more

Cruise Deals

Royal Caribbean cruise sale

Buy a Royal Caribbean cruise this month and get up to 50 per cent off another cruise.

Great cruise offer

P&O celebrates two new cruises

P&O is celebrating the launch of two new cruise ships.

Jump on board!

Cruises from $91 per night

Princess Cruise Lines is offering crazy cruise deals from $91 per night, twin share.

Crazy cruise deals

Cruising Tips

Seasickness remedies explained

It’s best to play it safe and take something with you on a cruise in case seasickness hits.

Find your sea legs

Five of the world’s best rivers

Our cruise expert Jo Hall is happy to share the five best rivers for cruising.

River cruising

Big ships versus small ships

What are the main pros and cons of choosing a big ship over small?

Size matters

Join YOURLifeChoices, it’s free

  • Receive our daily enewsletter
  • Enter competitions
  • Comment on articles

you might also be interested in...

Beginner's guide to cruising

Want to dip your toe in the waters of cruising but not sure what to expect? We answer your cruising questions.

Travel Insurance 101

Why you need travel insurance, what to look for and how to find a policy to suit your needs.

$1 campervan hire

Want to hit the open road – well the $1 relocation deals for campervans mean it can be the most cost effective holiday you’ve had for a while.

How to find the cheapest flights

YOURLifeChoices has put together ten hot tips to ensure you get the best deal possible for your next flight of fancy.

Compare Travel Insurance

The Insurance Council of Australia has guidelines to steer you on the right path to making an informed choice when it comes to travel insurance.