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1. SEE THE NORTH­WEST PAS­SAGE

Ex­pe­ri­ence the oth­er­worldly land­scapes of the Arc­tic Cir­cle in­clud­ing ice­bergs, dra­matic fjords and stun­ning glaciers and get a glimpse into the lives of the Inu­its who call the re­gion their home on an 18-night ex­pe­di­tion cruise pack­age by Ad­ven­ture Canada and Cruise Trav­eller. Book­ings for the jour­ney will at­tract two nights’ free ac­com­mo­da­tion, while solo trav­ellers can book with­out pay­ing a solo sup­ple­ment, sub­ject to avail­abil­ity. De­part­ing Au­gust 17, 2019, the 16-night cruise will sail from Green­land to Canada’s north­ern shores, trav­el­ling through the famed North­west Pas­sage on board the Ocean En­deav­our. Priced from US$16,190 per per­son, twin-share.

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2. MID­DLE-EARTH MAGIC

Say “kia ora” to the Land of the Long White Cloud on a stun­ning 18-night Gran­deur of New Zealand jour­ney. De­part­ing Syd­ney on Jan­uary 16, 2020, Ecruis­ing’s 16-night cruise on board the lux­u­ri­ous Sil­ver Muse takes in some of Aus­tralia and New Zealand’s most stun­ning coast­lines, fol­lowed by two nights un­cov­er­ing the de­lights of cos­mopoli­tan Auck­land. High­lights in­clude a visit to the ma­jes­tic Fiord­land Na­tional Park on the South Is­land’s west­ern coast, with its in­trigu­ing com­bi­na­tion of rugged moun­tain ranges and soli­tary alpine lakes, where you will cruise through the jaw-drop­ping dra­matic Doubt­ful, Dusky and Mil­ford sounds. In Dunedin, catch a glimpse of royal al­ba­trosses and yel­low-eyed pen­guins. Priced from $8969 per per­son twin share in­clud­ing one-way econ­omy air­fares from Auck­land to Syd­ney, ac­com­mo­da­tion, tours and trans­fers, main meals and se­lected drinks.

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3. TROP­I­CAL TAHITI CALLS

Sail in lux­ury from Tahiti to Aus­tralia in Novem­ber 2019 with on­board bonuses when you book by March 31. The 22-night ‘Sub­lime South Pa­cific’ pack­age fea­tures some of the world’s most beau­ti­ful, trop­i­cal is­lands in Tahiti, Samoa, Van­u­atu and New Cale­do­nia. Your hol­i­day be­gins with an in­cluded flight from Syd­ney, Mel­bourne, Bris­bane, Ade­laide or Perth to Tahiti, one night in Papeete and three nights at the lux­u­ri­ous In­tercon­ti­nen­tal Moorea Re­sort and Spa. Guests then board Ocea­nia Cruises’ Re­gatta ship for an 18-night cruise from Papeete to Syd­ney via Bora Bora – billed as the world’s most spec­tac­u­lar trop­i­cal is­land – as well as Pago Pago, Apia, Suva, Lau­toka, Port Vila and Noumea. Priced from $8413 per per­son, twin-share. Book­ings by March 31, 2019, will re­ceive US$450 in on­board spend­ing credit per state­room plus a choice of ei­ther eight free shore ex­cur­sions or an on­board bev­er­age pack­age or an ex­tra US$800 in on­board credit.

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4. CHASE THE NORTH­ERN LIGHTS

Ex­pe­ri­ence a land where dawn and twi­light merge. Cruis­ing far north in Nor­way’s win­ter, trav­ellers of Vik­ing’s 13-day ‘In Search of the North­ern Lights’ ocean cruise will wit­ness won­drous snow-dusted land­scapes and the lu­mi­nous aurora bo­re­alis danc­ing in the sky. Save up to $4600 per cou­ple and re­ceive $200 worth of ship­board credit per cou­ple when you book be­fore March 31, 2019 (un­less sold out prior). Priced from $6995 per per­son in a veranda state­room.

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5. EX­CLU­SIVE CAPE AND CATS JOUR­NEY

Lat­i­tude 33’s 34-night ‘Coast to the Cape and Big Cats’ ad­ven­ture be­gins in Lis­bon on Novem­ber 11, 2020, fol­lowed by a 24-night cruise to Cape Town on board the lux­u­ri­ous Seven Seas Voy­ager. The itin­er­ary con­cludes with a sa­fari ex­pe­ri­ence at South Africa’s renowned Sabi Sabi Earth Lodge. Prices start from $33,599 per per­son twin share, in­clud­ing all ac­com­mo­da­tion, re­turn econ­omy class air­fares, meals and se­lected bev­er­ages. Book by March 31, 2019 and re­ceive a com­pli­men­tary up­grade from a deluxe veranda suite to concierge suite, plus US$500 ship­board credit.

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