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What to Wear on a Warm Cruise

10th November 2023

Headed off to the tropics, or gearing up for a great summer cruise? Excitement is in the air, but what to wear on a cruise can leave some questions unanswered.
Guests laughing out on deck

European Escapes: Top Rated Small Towns To Visit in 2024

19th October 2023

Beyond the bustling metropolises of major European cities, a quieter, more charming side of Europe awaits discovery.
Harbour in Perast at Boka Kotor bay

What To Do On Board a Cruise Ship

11th October 2023

Wondering what activities await you on board a Fred. Olsen cruise ship? From rejuvenating spa sessions to unique Signature Experiences, we’ll explore all the...

The ground-breaking discovery of L’Anse aux Meadows and Vinland

3rd October 2023

Known today as Newfoundland, Vinland was a section of North America that was landed on and subsequently explored by Vikings around 1000 AD. Learn more here
Reconstructed Viking House

A beginner’s guide to wildlife photography

15th August 2023

Holiday photography is all about capturing special moments you may never experience again. This includes any mammals, birds or sea life sightings you enjoy o...
Bird of prey in flight

What to Pack for a Mediterranean Cruise

12th July 2023

Wondering what clothes, toiletries and accessories to take on your upcoming Mediterranean cruise? We’ve got all the details in our packing guide.
View from the sea on the cozy and cute town on the Amalfi Coast, Italy.

The Coastal Culture Capitals of the World

13th June 2023

Culture capitals are trending this year, but what are the world-leading coastal capitals? Discover the leading coastal destinations with Fred. Olsen Cruises.

A definitive guide to visiting Norway

8th June 2023

Norway is a breathtaking hidden holiday destination. This Fred. Olsen guide will give you everything you need to know about taking a break there.
Balmoral and Bolette in Olden

What is a cruise ship cabin like?

17th April 2023

Just as cruise ships come in a range of sizes and types, so do the cabins within them. A ship cabin is similar to a hotel room, in that there’s a variety of ...
Stewardess smiling and making bed in cabin

Top 5 Romantic Destinations

13th February 2023

As it’s almost St. Valentine’s Day, we’ve taken a look at some of the most romantic cruise destinations in the world, which you can visit on board one of our...
Venice canals, Italy