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How To Cruise

How To Cruise

By How To Cruise
The podcast that tells you everything you need to know for your first cruise.
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Is there a luggage weight limit on a cruise?
Is there a luggage weight limit on a cruise?  Can you turn up with 20 or 30 cases?  What if you're flying to join a cruise?  Listen in to find out the answers. 
November 27, 2019
Where Should We Go On Our First Cruise?
Where should you go on your first cruise?  There are lots of places that cruise ships go to. But what would you suggest to someone who asks you, "Where should we go to on our first cruise?"  It took some thought and reasoning - but here's how we answered our friends' question.
October 24, 2019
Is a Cruise ATOL Protected?
When you see huge Travel Agents such as Thomas Cook collapse, it makes you wonder about financial protection. If your cruise line or your travel agent goes under, can you get your money back? And does an ATOL certificate provide any insurance? We look at ATOL, ABTA, travel insurance and credit cards for protection.
September 26, 2019
How to Use Facebook Messenger on a Cruise Without Data or WiFi
Data and WiFi can be expensive on a cruise, and on land in some countries. So how can you keep in touch using Facebook Messenger? In this short podcast episode, I reveal a neat little trick.
September 7, 2019
Is There a Jail on a Cruise Ship?
Is there a prison on a cruise ship? What happens when guests become unruly? Can they lock you up? Let's find out what actually happens in the latest podcast episode from How To Cruise.
August 9, 2019
Movie Director to Author... With a Little Help From Me
Why did an award-winning film director, screenplay writer and stuntman contact me and ask me to read a book?  And what does that have to do with a cruise?
July 17, 2019
Why You Need Old People on Your Cruise
Here's why we love to listen to wise older people on a cruise. And why one of them paid us the perfect compliment.
June 4, 2019
Two Cruises For The Price of One
Is it possible to get two luxury cruises for the price of one. It depends how you define luxury.  I share what we learned on our first rather expensive cruise - and how we applied that to getting excellent prices and deals on cruises ever since. 
June 3, 2019
Are There Enough Lifeboats on a Cruise Ship?
Are there enough lifeboats on a cruise ship to accommodate everyone in the unlikely event of an emergency?  The answer might surprise you.  How to Cruise looks at lifeboats' actual capacities - and what cruise companies do to ensure your safety. 
May 31, 2019
How to Cruise Intro
Everything you need to know if you're thinking about going on your first cruise.
May 11, 2019