A flotilla of new small ships is about to set sail, many dedicated to small-ship cruising in interesting corners of our watery planet, as Brian Johnston reports.
These new Asia cruises present opportunities to kayak among dolphins, scuba-dive on pristine reefs and encounter remote communities.
The Snares islands are wild, pristine and popular with penguins.
This easy-going town is a popular day trip for anyone cruising on the Douro River or visiting by train from Porto.
The last thing you expect to see on a cruise along Australia's most remote - and arguably most beautiful - coastline is an art gallery.
It was a moment of such stupid levels of beauty that it has taken me weeks to convince myself it actually happened.
Panama has a complicated history, a wealth of culture and wildlife, and one mighty canal.
You aren't confined to eating on board while on a cruise, with many shore excursions providing the chance to plunder local produce and learn about local cuisines. Here are six top tours sure to whet the appetite.
Embarking on a grand adventure doesn’t have to be difficult. Just step aboard a luxury cruise and explore great landscapes and cultures with ease.
Our most experienced travel writers name their favourite sea-based adventures and destinations.
If you've never cruised before and want to join the million-plus Australians now taking to holiday ships annually, here are 10 top tips to get you going.
Cruising here you have access to the bluest, cleanest and best-tasting water in the world.