Cruising staid? Dull? Not any more. There is now a bigger choice of ships, adventures and ports of call than ever before.
Forget the cuckoo clocks and lederhosen; this area of Bavaria insists it has different tastes, including preferring wine to beer.
The butler, the room service, the dining options, the luxury linens, the vistas ...
Our Traveller writers name the best things about cruising right now.
APT's ocean cruises feature small, expedition-style ships that combine luxury with adventure. Brian Johnston boards Hebridean Sky to sample the on-board life.
If you love to travel on your taste buds, then these culinary experiences are for you.
A defensive line, 720km long, boasting 140 forts, stocked with hand grenades and machine gun nests was built but never used.
Alaska and western Canada offer some of the planet's most diverse and beautiful natural environments, and there is only one way to see it.
Namedy Castle sits at the centre of a fairytale with a real-life twist.
A cruise off northern Australia gives a unique insight into our history.
Cherry blossom season, autumn foliage, fast-paced cities, ancient temples ...
From the Baltic to the Mediterranean, the Rhine to the Volga, there are loads of exciting new options on the horizon.