Cruises
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River or ocean, big or small, cruises come in all shapes and sizes to satisfy every imaginable taste and interest. You can travel far and wide, or stay close to home. You can indulge in sight-seeing, or stay immersed in the onboard action. You're in control.
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Following in her father's footsteps to Campbell Island seven decades later

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Covid-19 can't stop this cruise

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A 136-day world cruise, which includes stops in NZ, sells out in record time

The itinerary includes visits to Auckland, Bay of Islands, Tauranga, Napier and Wellington during February and March 2022.

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First ship of the season arrives at Lyttelton's new cruise berth

Kiwi-only cruises will soon get the green light to set sail, as the first passenger vessel to get a government exemption docks in New Zealand.

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Meet the cruise fans vying for a spot on the first test voyages

Royal Caribbean has not clarified the volunteering terms, or what exact onboard health scenarios would be tested on the mock journeys.

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A cruise line is seeking volunteers for mock voyages. It's been flooded with interest

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'Glimmer of hope': Cruise ship bookings still in place

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Strong demand for world cruise helps boost beleaguered industry

Seabourn has reported "strong booking volume" for its 145-day 2022 World Cruise, which includes stops in New Zealand.

9/11/2020
Auckland

Why this safari is well worth trekking to Auckland for

Everything about this cruise is so enjoyable that spotting the sea life becomes a bonus.

7/11/2020
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'Cruises to nowhere' to sail in November

Two cruise ships will start sailing from Singapore from next month into the open seas and back again.

9/10/2020
Business

Covid cuts cruise spend by $18m

The lack of overseas visitors will hit cruise hard this summer, but cruises for Kiwis are due to start in November.

8/10/2020
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When cruising comes back, will the buffet return with it?

It will no longer be a free-for-all where you grab what you want yourself.

8/10/2020
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Cruise lines worldwide will test all passengers and crew for Covid-19

The cruise industry is the first in the travel and tourism sector to commit to worldwide, pre-embarkation testing of all passengers and crew.

7/10/2020
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First there were 'flights to nowhere', are cruises next?

If boarding a flight to nowhere to live out the good old days of travel is not attractive, how about a round-trip cruise sailing to nowhere?

2/10/2020
Back Your Backyard

With cruise ships gone, the quiet turns to disquiet as Picton plans its future

As the port town sails into summer without its normal hordes of international tourists, the locals have plenty more to consider.

2/10/2020