SAIL LIKE A STAR
Live the jetset life on the high seas on a luxury trip aboard mega-motor-cruiser SeaDream I, calling at ports such as Saint-Tropez and Cannes on the French Riviera. The 112-guest ship with 95 crew will sail for one week from Rome to Nice departing on August 25 next year, visiting Bonifacio and Calvi on France’s Corsica island, Saint-Tropez and Cannes, Italy’s San Remo and Monte Carlo in the Principality of Monaco.
Book now and the brochure price, starting from $US8827 ($A11,125) a person, twin share, is discounted to $US4926, including gourmet cuisine, wines with meals and bar drinks, power and sail water-sports, use of the golf simulator and fitness centre, port charges and gratuities.
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SINGAPORE TO ITALY
Visit lesser-known ports on a fascinating voyage from Singapore to Italy departing on February 22, 2018, aboard the 2400-guest Costa Victoria.
The 25-night package including return flights is priced from $4999 a person, twin share, with two nights in Singapore to start, two nights in Milan to finish and a 21-night cruise.
From Singapore, the cruise calls at Port Klang, Penang, Colombo, New Mangalore, Salalah, Heraklion, Civitavecchia (for Rome) and Savona. PH 1800 316 941, IMAGINECRUISING.COM.AU
RUSSIA ON A GRAND SCALE
Marvel at sights in Russia on a 10-night river cruise sailing between St Petersburg and Moscow, with a deal including tours of both grand cities.
On the voyage, explore Uglich, the “Golden Ring” city of Yaroslavl, culturally rich Goritsy, Kizhi island with its Church of Transfiguration, and the village of Mandrogi.
Departures are available between May-September 2018 aboard three ships – prices start from $1999 a person, twin share, for the September 21, 2018, departure aboard MS Zosima Shashkov.
PH 1300 813 391, DITRAVEL.COM.AU
SOUTH PACIFIC SOJOURN
Enjoy the facilities of premium ship Celebrity Solstice, including its topdeck lawn club with real grass, on an eight-night South Pacific escape.
The round-trip voyage from Sydney departs on October 22, 2017, with calls at Isle of Pines, Lifou and Noumea. Fares start from $999 a person, twin share.
PH 1800 754 500, CELEBRITYCRUISES.COM.AU
SAVE ON EUROPE DEALS
Cruise through the heartland of Europe down the Danube, Main and Rhine rivers in 2018 and save up to $3000 a couple if booked by September 27, 2018.
Avalon Waterways has departures sailing between Budapest and Amsterdam priced from $5298 a person, twin share, for the 15-day Magnificent Europe trip.
The Romantic Rhine trip over eight days from Amsterdam to Basel is priced from $2962 a person, twin share.
PH 1300 230 234, AVALONWATERWAYS.COM.AU
IDYLLIC ISLANDS AWAIT
A relaxing 10-night South Pacific cruise gives time to enjoy all the facilities of the huge Voyager of the Seas while exploring beautiful islands. The round-trip voyage from Sydney departs on November 21, 2017, and calls at Lifou, Port Vila, Mystery Island and Mare.
Fares start from $999 a person, twin share, in an interior stateroom, if booked before September 14, 2017, as part of Royal Caribbean International’s “The Pacific Awaits” sale.
PH 1800 754 500, ROYALCARIBBEAN.COM.AU
Visit Monte Carlo as part of a cruise to the French Riviera on board the luxury SeaDream I cruiser. MONACO