Cruise Indonesia and you might imagine Komodo dragons will be the highlight but, as Brian Johnston discovers, there's more to Komodo Island than big lizards.
White wilderness, wildlife, Inuit culture and North America's only viking settlements are among the highlights of a cruise from Greenland to the Canadian Arctic.
Craig Tansley takes one of the planet's last combined cargo/passenger ship rides to the world's most isolated island archipelago.
Double denim and cowboy boots are must haves when country music fans go to sea.
This northernmost tip of Denmark and mainland Europe has produced a sand-and-moorland landscape of luminous light.
Marine iguanas forage for algae on a bed of volcanic rocks, sea lions corkscrew playfully through the water - snorkelling in the Galapagos Islands is just like being in a nature documentary.
Despite its exotic appeal, with the exception of Cuba – which many of us see as a region in itself – few Australians visit the Caribbean. And we are missing out – big-time.
Even a hurricane - or a misbehaving volcano - can't blight a trip around Hawaii's stunning archipelago.
The first ship for startup cruise line Virgin Voyages will have two of the largest suites at sea.
French Polynesia Expedition cruise: Mangareva, Gambier Islands
The Pacific is by far the top cruise destination for Australians, but it isn't all about short itineraries on mega-ships.
There's something about old-time sailing ships that captures the mind and heart.