The wind in your hair, the ocean stretching out earlier than you, the sound of an infinite engine chugging away within the background… Cruising is usually a divisive journey fashion; it’s undeniably an environment friendly and cost-effective solution to go to quite a few locations, however can equally be criticised for not permitting for an genuine sufficient expertise of every.
With the intention to assist cruise-goers get probably the most out of the locations they go to en route, our latest collection, Cruise Ports, includes a spread of handbooks for standard cruising itineraries that get straight to the center of a vacation spot and its points of interest for excellent days on shore.
To have a good time, we’ll be internet hosting a Twitter chat devoted to discussing all matters cruise-related. There’ll be inspiration, concepts and tales about cruising the world’s oceans, rivers and seas – convey your greatest ones, and meet us on Twitter at 16:30 BST/ 8:30 PDT on Wednesday 15 August. See you there!
One of the best tweeter will win themselves a duplicate of the Cruise Ports handbook of their alternative.
How do I participate?
1. Comply with @lonelyplanet and the hashtag #lpchat on Twitter on Wednesday 15 August at 16:30 BST / 8:30 PDT.
2. Questions will probably be ordered Q1, Q2, Q3 and so on. To reply Q1, start your tweet with A1. For Q2, A2 and so forth.
3. Add #lpchat to your whole tweets through the Twitter chat, so others (together with @lonelyplanet) can see what you’re saying
4. Carry your greatest journey suggestions, pics and concepts!
Meet our co-hosts
Caz of ytravelblog.com
Caz travels the world together with her husband Craig and two younger ladies, looking for journey and new experiences day by day. The household have skilled cruising within the Western Caribbean, Mexico, and the Pacific Islands on completely different cruise traces.
Jayne of girltweetsworld.com
Jayne blogs about all matters reasonably priced luxurious journey. Jayne’s first cruise expertise was within the South Pacific, the place she visited Castaway islands in New Caledonia and snorkelled a number of the most pristine reef she’d ever seen. Extra just lately Jayne cruised round Russia and Scandinavia, having fun with historical past, artwork and various cinnamon buns!
Abi of insidethetravellab.com
Abi shares her tales of considerate, luxurious travelling, now with a younger daughter in tow, by means of her profitable weblog. As an avid fan of small ship cruises, Abi has glided by means of the waters of Alaska, Vietnam and the Galapagos looking for journey and a snug place to sleep. She is aware of first-hand how completely different it’s to see the world from the waves – and what to do ought to seasickness seem…
Phrases & Circumstances: Entrants have to be 13 years outdated or over. Judges’ determination is remaining. Promoter: Lonely Planet Publications Ltd of 240 Blackfriars Highway, London, SE1 8NW. The winner will probably be notified by way of direct message on Twitter. The winner should declare their prize and supply an handle for supply inside seven days of being notified, in any other case the judges could choose one other winner. Prize: one copy of a Cruise Ports collection ebook at £14.99/$19.99