Dubai Airport now provides free video streaming for visitors

A complaint that cruise passengers to Dubai make time and again when they fly into Dubai, is that the waiting time between their flight landing and the cruise ship boarding beginning is too long.

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Dubai Shore Excursions: IMG World’s of Adventure sees knock-out first year

IMG Worlds of Adventure made history by being the world’s largest indoor theme park when it opened its doors on August 31, 2016. Having welcomed millions of guests to the park over the last year both local and international, with tourist numbers surpassing residents, IMG Worlds says it is on track for its ambition of attracting 20 million visitors per year by 2020.

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Dubai Shore Excursions: Business Bay ranked fifth-coolest destination in world

JBR, Dubai Marina, Deira and Al Manara are the favourite neighbourhoods in Dubai for cruise shore excursions, but one particular part of the city, that doesn’t feature on any cruise line’s offered shore excursion list, has been singled out by Lonely Planet.

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Dubai Shore Excursions: 5 cool things to do on a cruise visit to Business Bay

If you’re a cruise tourist planning a trip to Dubai’s Business Bay (since it is the fifth coolest neighbourhood in the world), here are five cool things to do in an afternoon in Business Bay.

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Saga Cruises to sail epic South African ‘farewell’ cruise for Saga Pearl II in 2019

Saga Cruises has confirmed that it is retiring its class cruise ship Saga Pearl II from the fleet in 2019 after 202 sailings.

The British cruise line, specialising in cruises for passengers over the age of 50, will send Saga Pearl II down the coast of Africa and across the coast of South Africa on a special 54-night farewell cruise.

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Video – Humpback whale gets trapped in Sohar Port

Video has emerged of a humpback whale that became trapped inside the waters of Sohar Port in Oman.

According to officials, the whale entered the port on Monday. The video below was filmed from a ship conducting berthing operations at the port.

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Industry Focus: How cruise lines will attract millennials

Cruises are an attractive holiday option for many people the world over. The ability to see other countries combined with good weather and everything you could ever want on a holiday undoubtedly form a truly enjoyable holiday package.

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