AQUA EXPEDITIONS – Bonus Offers for Cruises on the Worlds Greatest Rivers
Select departures receive Air Credits, Suite Upgrades, Onboard Credit and Complimentary Massages! Plus join WWF Experts on a Nature and Conservation Focused Departure on 3, 4 and 7 night Aqua Mekong departures October 20-27, 2017.
AQUA EXPEDITIONS – Savings on Select Departures in 2018 on the Aqua Mekong
Journey through Cambodia and Vietnam and experience the vibrant culture, history and cuisines of Southeast Asia on a Luxury Mekong River Cruise. Cruise between 01 May 2018 and 27 July 2018 and you could Save up to US$2,940*pp!!
AQUA EXPEDITIONS – Wellness Departure with Fitness Guru Alex Salihin
Join the brand Ambassador for Lululemon and founder of LEVEL fitness, Alex Salihin, on an Aqua Expeditions luxury cruise. Learn the latest fitness, stretching and strength techniques for maximising flexibility, endurance and athletic form complimented by relaxation and meditation. Start the day with a sunrise yoga class or meditation class, then schedule a personalised training class with Alex in the ship’s well-equipped gym. Enjoy daily biking trips through the Cambodian countryside as well as kayaking opportunities on guided excursions. After active days and workouts, enjoy a cocktail beside the infinity plunge pool or relax with a spa treatment.
AQUA EXPEDITIONS – Secrets of Indochina: Bespoke Luxury Tour Through Cambodia, Vietnam and Thailand
Special Package Offer for Aqua Mekong Cruises From/To Siem Reap in 2017 & 2018: Aqua Mekong, Soneva Kiri Resort & The Siam Hotel
Aqua Expeditions are partnering with the 5-star luxury Thai island resort, Soneva Kiri, and the luxury hotel, The Siam, in Bangkok to offer guests an exclusive “land, water and air” package applicable on Aqua Mekong cruises sailing to and from Siem Reap on selected dates in 2017 & 2018.
AMERICAN QUEEN STEAMBOAT COMPANY – 2018 Early Booking Discount Extended
There is still time to SAVE BIG – select early booking savings have been extended. Save up to US$2,400 per stateroom on select voyages! A voyage with us is more than a river cruise to iconic cities and quaint small towns – envision it as being one of mind, body and soul. Each day and evening lends the opportunity to delve into the dramatic history and culture of the regions in which we travel, exposing you to an experience unlike any other. Prepare for an unforgettable journey as we guide you through authentic America with our variety of popular itineraries visiting New Orleans, Memphis, Louisville, St. Louis, Chicago and Portland, in addition to exciting new itineraries featuring a return to Pittsburgh and Cincinnati.
AMERICAN QUEEN STEAMBOAT COMPANY – Wine Cruises in the Pacific Northwest…Plus New Savings
A Toast to the Pacific Northwest: Save up to US$1,400 per stateroom on Roundtrip Portland voyages. Nowhere is the timelessness of rivers more apparent than in the pristine Pacific Northwest, a captivating corner of America which displays an abundance of awe-inspiring, natural beauty that will leave you breathless. While cruising amidst this natural beauty, you will have the opportunity to meet with local wine makers for exclusive onboard tastings and pairings of the celebrated varietals of the Washington and Oregon regions.
AMERICAN QUEEN STEAMBOAT COMPANY – Save BIG on Holiday Cruises aboard the NEW American Duchess Paddlewheeler
Save US$1,400 per stateroom on voyages between cities such as Memphis, Nashville and New Orleans, you will get to experience how the river rolls smoothly and expansively carrying you to gracious towns brimming with Christmas cheer and palatial mansions draped in holiday finery.
CARNIVAL CRUISE LINE – Carnivals Newest Ship is on the Horizon
Cruise Europe on a brand new FUN ship, at very affordable cruise fares, PLUS an onboard credit of US$50 per stateroom. For Carnival Horizon’s inaugural season, debuting in April 2018, Carnival Cruise Line has assembled four exciting itineraries featuring breathtaking destinations throughout the Mediterranean.
CARNIVAL CRUISE LINE – Carnivals Fun Sale 🙂
Jump onboard the Carnival Fun Sale with savings of up to $1000 per cabin PLUS ½ Price Deposits per cabin! Tropical itineraries including New Caledonia, Vanuatu and a one off cruise to Singapore via Bali (Benoa), Ho Chi Minh City (Phu My- overnight), Ko Samui and more.
HOLLAND AMERICA LINE – Their Best Offer of the Season is Back: Explore4!
Choose from 600+ cruises and receive Holland America Line’s best offer of the season including:
• Signature Beverage Package
• Dinner in the Pinnacle Grill
• Free or reduced fares for 3rd/4th guests (taxes, fees and port expenses are additional)
• 50% reduced deposit
Bonus offer for suites: Receive the above PLUS US$200 onboard spending money!
HOLLAND AMERICA LINE – AU$999 Return Europe Air Offer PLUS Explore4 Offers on Select Sailings
Book a Lanai stateroom/Verandah or above and receive AU$999 return airfare on select Europe sailings April through June 2018! Flight offer is available on select flights ex-Auckland, booked through Holland America Line’s Flight Ease®. PLUS AU$999 Return Europe Air Offer is combinable with Holland America Line’s best offer of the season… Explore4!
HOLLAND AMERICA LINE – Newly Released 4- & 5- Night Sampler Cruise
Experience first-hand one of the most spacious and comfortable ships at sea, award-winning service, exquisite dining, extensive activities and enrichment programmes, on one of these short, sampler cruises. PLUS tie it in with pre-Christmas shopping or Christmas in Sydney and you won’t have to worry about how heavy your luggage is!
NORWEGIAN CRUISE LINE – Free at Sea on 7-Day Hawaii Cruises
Choose from five free offers now up to US$2,700 in Value! Choose from:
1. One night hotel pre-cruise
2. Pre-paid service charges
3. Free specialty dining package
4. US$50 per port shore excursion credit
5. Friends & family sail at a reduced rate
Bonus offer for suites: Receive all five free offers!
NORWEGIAN CRUISE LINE – Free at Sea – Now up to US$2,800 in Value!
Choose where you want to cruise then choose one, two or five free offers from:
1. Free beverage package
2. Free specialty dining package
3. US$50 per port shore excursion credit
4. Free WiFi (250 minutes)
5. Friends & family sail at a reduced rate
PANDAW RIVER ADVENTURES – Latest Promotions
Pandaw operate their own luxury small ship river expeditions on the Mekong River through Vietnam and Cambodia; the Red River and Halong Bay in Vietnam; Laos, China and Thailand on the Upper Mekong; the Irrawaddy & Chindwin rivers in Burma as well as coastal expeditions to the Mergui Archipelago. The Pandaw experience is all about exploring remote and often hard-to-navigate rivers and coasts in specially-designed luxury small ships. Each ship, hand-crafted in brass and teak, is an object of beauty in itself. A Pandaw adventure is very different from that offered on an ocean-going cruise. The ships are small scale, and the atmosphere is informal, and very friendly. Check out their latest offers!
PANDAW RIVER ADVENTURES – No Single Supplement on Many Departures through to April 2019
The demographic of the solo traveller has changed dramatically over the past ten years. Pandaw has tailored several of its expeditions in response to this growing demand from independent explorers, offering adventure on the Irrawaddy, the Chindwin and the Mekong, within the secure environment of a small group of like-minded people. Often penalised with high single supplements, Pandaw look after their guests travelling alone by offering a cabin for single use at no additional cost on many river routes.
PANDAW RIVER ADVENTURES – Members Club Privilege Discounts
Pandaw recently launched an exciting new Members Club to reward loyal Pandaw travellers with special discounts and booking incentives. Now Members can receive a Privilege Discount of 20% on several forthcoming expeditions to help decide which will be their next adventurous destination in the comfort and personalised service of the beautiful small Pandaw ships.
Pandaw have selected a diverse choice of expeditions showcasing the history, culture and landscapes of Burma, Laos, Cambodia, Vietnam and China.
QUARK EXPEDITIONS – Summer isn’t over yet. And neither is Quark’s Cool Summer Sale.
Quark doesn’t want summer to end. That’s why they’re making their Cool Summer Sale last a little bit longer. Now you can get even more savings on some of their most popular voyages, departing as early as this November. Cool Summer Sale offers:
– Savings on select voyages, with even more voyages added to the sale
– Free round trip flights from Buenos Aries to Ushuaia on select voyages
– 50% off Single Supplements, or Single Supplement completely waived on select voyages!
REGENT SEVEN SEAS CRUISES – Free Land Programmes, the Perfect Combination to your Cruise!
Discover Asia with FREE land programmes in all suite categories. Available on select sailings, choose from a selection of 3-night pre- or post- cruise land programmes.
SUMMARY OF CURRENT PROMOTIONS AND OFFERS
A regular update of the latest cruise news, offers and promotions available from the cruise lines Francis Travel Marketing represents.
AMERICAN QUEEN STEAMBOAT COMPANY – American Queen 2018 Sailing Schedule
Book your 2018 American Queen cruise now – these sailings are so popular, they sell out fast! New for 2018 include the addition of a second Mighty Mississippi voygage; new ports including: Point Pleasant, Marietta, Wheeling and Pittsburgh; and two culinary experience sailings – Southern Culinary Experience and American Culinary Experience.
AMERICAN QUEEN STEAMBOAT COMPANY – American Empress 2018 Sailing Schedule
New for 2018 are three Pacific Northwest Adventures, which include adventure activities such as fishing, biking, ziplining and more…. Perfect for a family holiday.
AQUA EXPEDITIONS – 2017 Luxury Cruises
Travel on the World’s greatest rivers, the Mekong and the Amazon in 6-star luxury.
AQUA EXPEDITIONS – Partners with Legendary Jean-Michel Cousteau to Launch New Cruise Series
Travel with the famed conservationist aboard Aqua Expeditions’s luxury vessels on the Mekong and Amazon Rivers.
AQUA EXPEDITIONS – Luxury Cruises on the World’s Greatest Rivers
Learn about Aqua Expedition’s luxury cruises on the Amazon River, Mekong River from the leader in adventure travel cruises on the worlds greatest rivers.
AQUA EXPEDITIONS – Very Special Jean-Michel Cousteau & Exclusive Themed Departures
Enjoy insider access with Jean-Michel Cousteau sailings. Choose from a selection of exclusive Chef-hosted and Founder-hosted Departures; Photography and Wellness Departures.
HOLLAND AMERICA LINE – Half Moon Cay Celebrating 20 Years
THE ULTIMATE PRIVATE SANCTUARY! For two decades Holland America Line’s award-winning private island in the Caribbean has been delighting guests with its perfect crescent beach and an astonishing array of activities. Now, as Half Moon Cay marks its 20th anniversary in 2017, this little piece of paradise proves that it’s only getting better with age.
HOLLAND AMERICA LINE – Alaska Cruise Itineraries 2018
NOW ON SALE! Time to look at Alaska 2018! Alaska is so popular, guests need to book early to get the sailing and stateroom they desire. This product guide gives you a great insight into the 2018 programme – what’s new, notable changes, port information and Journeys Ashore.
HOLLAND AMERICA LINE – CUBA!!!
Holland America Line’s newest destination…. Cuba! Choose from 7-, 11- & 12-day roundtrip Ft. Lauderdale cruises commencing December 2017 through April 2018.
HOLLAND AMERICA LINE – Introducing ms Nieuw Statendam
Holland America Line’s newest Pinnacle-class ship, Nieuw Statendam is preparing to make her debut! A sister ship to ms Koningsdam, this spectacular new vessel combines classic style with contemporary appointments, engaging new experiences and carefully crafted itineraries. Book your stateroom now and join us during her inaugural season, starting 5 December 2018.
HOLLAND AMERICA LINE – Welcome to EXC In-Depth Voyages
Your Journey, Your Passion….. Holland America Line have created an innovative and customised approach to cruising. EXC In-Depth Voyages offer guests a choice of six different options or “themes” for an in-depth exploration of the people, places and cultures they’ll visit, including: Photography – Food, Wine & Spirits – Active Exploration – Nature and Science – History and Perspective – Arts and Culture.
NORWEGIAN CRUISE LINE – Discover Norwegian’s Hawai’i
Find out for yourself why Porthole Cruise Magazine has voted NCL “Best Hawai’i Itinerary” for 12 years in a row!! No one lets you capture the pure spirit and soul of Hawai’i like Norwegian Cruise Line. Visiting four islands in seven days, you’ll stay overnight in Maui and Kaua’i and you’re on an island every day with plenty of time to explore.
PANDAW RIVER ADVENTURES – Expeditions Overview 2017-18
For over 20 years Pandaw has specialised in exploring the remote and off-the-beaten-track rivers of Asia, places that few, if any, can navigate as Pandaw can with their specially-design ships. Pandaw offer travellers a truly exclusive, unique experience.
REGENT SEVEN SEAS CRUISES – The World’s Most Luxurious Fleet
True Luxury begins at the foundations, with spacious yet intimate ships adorned with the finest furnishings, and continues up until your head touches the breathlessly soft pillows after a day of enlightening onshore experiences and delectable cuisine. The most inclusive luxury experience:
- Unlimited Shore Excursions
- Unlimited Drinks, including fine wines & premium spirits
- Speciality Restaurants
- Wifi access onboard
- Pre-Paid Gratuities
- 1-Night Hotel Package from Concierge Suites
- 3-Night Land Programme on select voyages
WINDSTAR CRUISES – Dreams of Tahiti 7-Night Cruise – Relaxation at its finest…
Sailing weekly, year-round and only a 5-hour flight from Auckland, this is Tahiti as it was meant to be seen, under tall sails filled by trade winds and gentle breezes. Wind Spirit visits one legendary island after another, staying overnight in most to give you time to swim and snorkel in crystal-clear lagoons, meander through lush rainforests, and experience the fascinating Polynesian culture. There’s no other way to access this island nation than directly from its sapphire blue waters. Travel + Leisure magazine readers named Windstar the Best Value in Luxury Travel and Conde Nast Traveler Readers Choice bestowed Windstar with the Worlds Best Small Ship Cruise Line award.
WINDSTAR CRUISES – Star Voyages
Star Collector Voyages combine some of Windstars most popular itineraries for a more in-depth exploration of fascinating regions. Unpack once and take your time exploring. As a special bonus Windstar are offering FREE daily laundry, so you can travel light!
WINDSTAR CRUISES – Set Sail with Culinary Innovation & Epicurian Delights
Windstar Cruises, the Official Cruise Line of the James Beard Foundation. Highly talented JBF chefs will be aboard select cruises, teaching guests ways to prepare amazing meals from locally sourced ingredients and so much more.
WINDSTAR CRUISES – Beverage Package
Enjoy alcoholic beverages, throughout your voyage, including cocktails, wine, beer, refreshments from your suite or stateroom minibar, and room service — whatever suits your mood — it’s all included in the daily cost.
WINDSTAR CRUISES – Dreams of Tahiti 7-Night Cruise, Flights and Accommodation Package
One of the most exotic spots on the planet, Tahiti boasts abundant waterfalls, beautiful beaches, and a distinctly Polynesian, modern buzz. Step aboard Wind Spirit, a luxury Windstar yacht with only 148 passengers, and unwind beneath the billowing white sails. Renew your spirit as you explore majestic mountains, swim in translucent lagoons, and wander amid mystical archaeological sites. And to maximise your relaxation, we’ve made it easier to get there – with airfare and hotel included.
WINDSTAR CRUISES – Introducing Alaska – NEW Destination for 2018
Visit unique ports away from the crowds and see a side of Alaska other cruise lines don’t show you. Take time to slow down and explore the majesty of the Great Land with longer 11-, 12-, and 14-day itineraries and uncompromised scenic cruising through the Inside Passage.
WINDSTAR CRUISES – Introducing Canada & New England in 2018
Go beyond the highlights with longer 9- to 16-day itineraries allowing you to explore this historic region in-depth and visit unique ports such as Rockland and Provincetown. Explore at your leisure with overnights in Quebec City and sail through Cape Cod and Canso Canals – experiences very few cruise lines offer due to the size of their ships.