When it comes to deciding on your cruise, the starting point can make a huge difference to the holiday. Whilst many far flung cruises involve flying from the UK to reach your starting point, there are other who don’t want to be flying, whether just for the inconvenience of hanging around airports or the fact they have a fear of flying. These problems are solved in one fell swoop; choose a cruise that departs from Southampton.
This is the ideal place to start from if you are looking to take one of the fantastic cruises around Europe or the Mediterranean. There are numerous cruises with vast and varies itineraries that leave from Southampton. It is simply a fact of deciding where you want to explore then finding the company that best suits your requirements and you can book your cruise from Southampton.
Nature lovers will be in their element taking a cruise that takes in the stunning natural wonders of Europe that include the awe inspiring Norwegian Fjords. A visit to Oslo is also something to be relished, as is a visit to the famous Norwegian landmark of the Royal Palace. A trip to Amsterdam is also recommended where you sample some real Dutch culture as well as sample delicious cheeses and take in its many attractions.
Cruises from UK to western Europe will take you to some of the most beautiful scenery that Spain has to offer. There is so much more to this vibrant country than miles of glorious beaches, and one particular hidden gem is Galicia in the north west. The verdant landscape here is more akin to the British countryside of Devon and Cornwall, and it’s hard to believe you are only miles from some of the busiest resorts on the Med.
There is so much more to France than many people realise too, and a cruise that takes in this country will really open its passenger’s eyes to what the largest country in Europe has to offer the tourist. Ports such as La Rochelle give the visitor a real insight into the chic sophistication of the residents, and for Brandy lovers this port is an ideal place to take a trip to Cognac from, and sample some of this world renowned alcoholic beverage.
If you want your actual cruise to begin sooner rather than later, dismiss the idea of travelling overseas to join your ship. Make the trip to Southampton and let the fun begin.
Article Courtesy City Break Cruises