Sick of life on this side of the pond? Desperate to make a transatlantic crossing and spend some of your hard earned dollars? There are a myriad of European luxury cruises to satisfy every budget, taste and style under the fiery Mediterranean sun. Ditch your winter woolies, grab your hat and you’ll be saying arrivedeci to 2008 in true style.
Large Luxury Cruise Lines, for those looking for something on a grand scale with generous amenities and activities and loads of fellow cruisers to meet and mingle with.
Famous for its impeccable service and superb cuisine, Crystal Adventure cruises offer dozens of itineraries in Northern Europe and the Mediterranean. They offer unique on-shore experience, which depending on your personal preference, could see you bobsledding in Lillehammer or driving a formula one race car in Monte Carlo. The Creative Learning Institute, which is onboard some of the ships, allows you to take a range of classes including Chinese painting and acting. So you could be learning, celebrating and enjoying the sunshine all in one day!
Both the 700 passenger Seven Seas Voyager and the 490 passenger Seven Seas Navigator, are built to carry twice the passenger load, so you will never feel crowded. They offer 7 to 14 day itineraries through Europe and the Mediterranean with a selection of themed programs centered on, among other things, food and wine, antiques, shopping and the environment.
Small Luxury Cruise Lines, catering for those more inclined to a personalized, intimate experience. Fewer people, more staff, more indulgence!
Seabourns fleet of three 208 passenger, all suite ships offer a luxurious European cruise experience, with superior service and the finest cuisine. The ultimate in luxury and indulgence, the staff will attend to your every need at any time of the day. Passengers can participate in a variety of water sports and even swimming in the ocean in a steel mesh pool. Seabourn cruise Northern Europe and the Mediterranean in 7 to 18 days.
The height of luxury, Silverseas four all suite-ships are all inclusive and offer you the more space and indulgence than any other cruise – but for a price of course! Activities include expert lectures, complimentary excursions, as well as an onboard library, pool, gym and casino facilities. Silversea offers 7 to 15 day European cruise itineraries.
After all your hard work sailing around the Med, perhaps you’ll come back eager to explore some more Noo experiences!