Visiting Antarctica is invariably described as a life-changing experience.
It's a frightening, much bandied about cruise ship statistic. But is it true?
If you're new to cruising and have a few fears then take look at these top tips from some cruising veterans.
Active volcanoes and old battle sites are just for starters on this cruise.
Surrounded by love-sick couples and in need a relaxing getaway for one?
New ships, new year, new cruises
Advice: First-time cruiser
Of dreams and dragons
You've just gotta zip
Cruise brings together hunters and the hunted
Middle-East push to become the new cruising hotspot
Cruising the South Pacific of dreams
The travel writer who won't fly
2014 cruises to whet your appetite
Luxury liners' day in port big boost to economy
Pilot suicide a possibility
Tragedy strikes grieving family
All on board missing Boeing 777 now under scrutiny
Baby dies, mum hurt in balcony fall
Weather bomb fails to go off
Inga the swinger in fight of life
Principal fighting to retain job
The week in celeb Instagram snaps
Missing liner was low on fuel
Fruean's rugby future hangs on a heartbeat
Mobil safety record 'was worst in world'
Councillors want trolley plan derailed
Tremors strike Hawke's Bay
Expat Tales: Barbies and beaches in Galle
Python found in kennel after eating pet dog
One leg? It's no big deal
This year's grape harvest to break record
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