AQUA EXPEDITIONS – Savings on Select Departures in 2018 on the Aqua Mekong
Journey through Southeast Asia on a Luxury Mekong River Cruise between 01 May 2018 and 27 July 2018 and Save up to US$2,940*pp!!
CARNIVAL AUSTRALIA – 5-Years of FUN
Great Rates + up to AUD$400 Onboard Spending Credit + a Bottle of Bubbles per stateroom.
LUFTNER CRUISES – Discounted Cruise Fares on Very Special Christmas Sailings
Luftner’s winter cruises on the Rhine and the Danube are a real insider’s secret! Visit the best Christmas Markets in each region, or enjoy a wonderful Christmas party on the Rhine and the Danube, and expect to spend what is probably the most beautiful time of year in an unforgettable way.
Windstar Cruises – US$100 Onboard Spending Money Per Stateroom
Let your clients benefit from US$50pp onboard spending money when booking select Windstar Cruise made during CLIA’s PACM.
CARNIVAL CRUISE LINE – Onboard Spending Money!
Book a Carnival Cruise during Cruise Month and look forward to receiving up to US$150 Onboard Spending Money.
HOLLAND AMERICA LINE – Onboard Spending Money + Explore4 Offers
Receive up to US$300 Onboard Spending Money per stateroom when you book and Oceanview stateroom or above on select sailings. Plus enjoy Explore4 offers including, signature beverage packages, speciality dining, reduced deposits, and more!
PONANT Yacht Cruises & Expeditions – EU$200 Onboard Spending Money Per Person
Let your clients benefit from EU$200pp onboard spending money when booking any PONANT cruise made during CLIA’s PACM.
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.
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.
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 – Enjoy No Single Supplement on Many Departures in 2019-20
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.
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
– USD$1000 Flight Credit.
– 50% off Single Supplements, or Single Supplement completely waived on select voyages!
REGENT SEVEN SEAS CRUISES – Early Booking Specials PLUS Reduced Deposit
Experience Europe in All-Inclusive Luxury in 2018. Book now and receive an early booking special plus a reduced 10% deposit, valid until 31 October 2017. Also, combine cruises and save up to 20% on 9 selected back-to-back sailings!
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 – Celebrate Oprah’s Year of Adventure with Holland America Line
Part of the exclusive partnership with O, The Oprah Magazine includes four inspirational journeys with activities that reflect the magazine’s uplifting philosophy. Plus, there are three more adventures featuring guest appearances from the SuperSoul 100 – inspirational thought leaders and visionaries.
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 – 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.
HOLLAND AMERICA LINE – Announcing America’s Test Kitchen Feature Cruises.
One of the newest features on Holland America Line is America’s Test Kitchen programming, where guests can learn recipes and techniques for making delectable dishes, watch live cooking shows and attend hands-on workshops
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 – 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.
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 – Tahiti 7-Night Cruise, Flights and Accommodation
Relax… that’s what Tahiti is all about, and we’ve even taken the stress out of you getting there! We’ve put together a package that includes flights on Air Tahiti Nui, private transfers, accommodation at the Tahiti Pearl Beach Resort, and the magical 7-night cruise around the serene Islands of Tahiti.
WINDSTAR CRUISES – Pre- & Post- Land Tours for Asia
Before or after you set sail on a Windstar voyage in Asia, seize your opportunity to dive deeper into the sights, sounds, and cultures of this captivating region. Walk a section of the Great Wall of China, the largest man-made structure ever built. Step back in history, basked in sunrise at Angkor Wat, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Stroll the gardens of the glimmering ancient Kinkakuji Temple, also known as the Golden Pavilion.
Windstar Land Tours are carefully curated to provide an authentic, culturally immersive experience, with a knowledgeable, local guide as your host. Tours are available before or after more than 20 Asia departure dates on 12 itineraries, all timed to coordinate seamlessly with the sailing schedule.
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!