For many, mini cruises are more about experiencing the joy of sailing rather than speed.
It's a fact that flying to your European destination is substantially quicker but we think mini cruises are way more fun!
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Whether you prefer watching the waves roll by as your ship cruises the sea or if you prefer to be doing or seeing something, you are catered for.
Food & Drink
Food and drink on-board is of a very high standard. Whether you are after a quiet tipple, a quick bite to eat, a five star meal or something to keep the kids quiet, you will find a broad range of dining and drinking options aboard. Facilities vary from ship to ship but you can expect a bar, a full service restaurant and a buffet on most vessels.
All mini-cruise operators take entertainment very seriously and offer production shows, musical entertainers and comedians to excite and amuse.
Some services offer discos, an on-board cinema and even a casino so you can try your chances with Lady Luck.
If you need to stay connected whilst away, most ships offer a WiFi service which you can use with your laptop or smartphone.
Don't worry about your kids getting board. Most services offer a kids club where fully trained cruise staff will take good care of your children ensuring they are not bored in the least. Kids clubs are a great way for your child to mingle with other children making new friends and having their own experience aboard the ship.
Surely no trip is complete without a bit of retail therapy?! Most ships have shops on board offering a range of perfumes, alcohol, cigarettes and gifts and souvenirs. Grab a bargain onboard while you can.