Russell Watson hits the high note with P&O Cruises in 2013

Classical singing star Russell Watson is to perform on two short breaks run by P&O Cruises in 2013.
The world famous tenor will appear on new three and four-night sailings from Southampton in May and July.
The first departure is a three-night cruise to Belgium and Guernsey departing on Aurora on May 18 with prices starting at… [Continue Reading]

P&O Cruises Launches Celebratory 175th Anniversary Sale

P&O Cruises can trace its roots back to 1837 and 2012 will mark the 175th anniversary of when the Peninsular Steam Navigation Company was awarded the lucrative Admiralty contract to carry mail to the Iberian Peninsula and beyond. To celebrate, P&O Cruises is offering a special 175th anniversary discount of up to 10% on its… [Continue Reading]

P&O Offering Return Travel and Special Discounts on 2012 and 2013 Cruises

P&O Cruises is offering free return travel from home to ship and discounts of up to 20% on 2012 and 2013 bookings made between September 1 and November 30, 2011.
This ‘Early Booking Spectacular’ offers passengers a more inclusive holiday option with no additional travel costs, as domestic flights, coach travel or valet parking (Cruise Connections)… [Continue Reading]

Olly Smith brews up Autumn cocktail treats

As Hallowe’en on October 31 draws spookily near, TV drinks expert and celebrity Olly Smith has created four new cocktails to warm up those autumn evenings.
Olly Smith, who oversees The Glass House on Azura, Britain’s newest and largest cruise ship, said:
“On a dark, chilly night there is nothing better than gently brewing spices and spirits…. [Continue Reading]

Britain’s newest ship sails on maiden voyage after naming by Darcey Bussell

12 Apr 2010 – Prima ballerina Darcey Bussell CBE has officially christened Azura, the latest P&O Cruises ship built exclusively for Britain. The spectacular celebrity naming ceremony, with Darcey Bussell as the ship’s Godmother, took place on Saturday April 10, prior to Azura’s maiden cruise to the Mediterranean.
Widely considered to be one of the greatest… [Continue Reading]