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Travel tips and advice to help travelers get the very best travel experience out of every featured international travel destination. All the travel tips and travel advice is based on Gary Bembridge’s first hand experience visiting each destination either for work, vacation and usually both. He explores the best way to get there, getting around once there, and his top tips on the must see attractions and tours. Visit the site at www.tipsfortravellers.com for the links to sign up for the newsletter, join the Facebook group and follow Gary Bembridge on Twitter.

Travel tips and advice to help travelers get the very best travel experience out of every featured international travel destination. All the travel tips and travel advice is based on Gary Bembridge’s first hand experience visiting each destination either for work, vacation and usually both. He explores the best way to get there, getting around once there, and his top tips on the must see attractions and tours. Visit the site at www.tipsfortravellers.com for the links to sign up for the newsletter, join the Facebook group and follow Gary Bembridge on Twitter.
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London, United Kingdom

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Travel tips and advice to help travelers get the very best travel experience out of every featured international travel destination. All the travel tips and travel advice is based on Gary Bembridge’s first hand experience visiting each destination either for work, vacation and usually both. He explores the best way to get there, getting around once there, and his top tips on the must see attractions and tours. Visit the site at www.tipsfortravellers.com for the links to sign up for the newsletter, join the Facebook group and follow Gary Bembridge on Twitter.

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English


Episodes

11 Costly Cruise Mistakes

12/9/2019
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Discover the 11 Costly Cruise Mistakes that cruise passengers make most often, And how you can avoid making them. Drawing on the 73 cruises I have done to date, and the mistakes that I either made or seen other cruisers make, this is the list of things you need to be aware of to make sure you do not waste money, spend too much or have to fork out a lot of extra money when cruising. SUPPORT THE CHANNEL BY: Buying my Cruise T-shirts: http://bit.ly/TFTStore Booking your next cruise with...

Duration:00:12:32

10 Reasons To Stay On Board The Ship In Cruise Ports

12/2/2019
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There are at least 10 good reasons, and times, that you should stay on board your cruise ship when it is in port. Discover the times, and why, you should consider enjoying what your cruise ship has to offer rather than venturing on to land to explore. Cruising is, of course, about seeing places but you are also spending money for a ship that has lots to offer. Find out what and (importantly) when you should stay on board the cruise ship in port. SUPPORT THE CHANNEL BY: Buying my Cruise...

Duration:00:07:33

Cruise Embarkation Day Watch-Outs and Tips

11/25/2019
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Discover the 9 top tips and tricks to make your cruise embarkation day fast, stress-free and sets you up for the most enjoyable cruise vacation you can have. I explore the watch-outs and things to focus on drawing on my experiences of setting off on 73 cruises to date. I have learnt, sometimes the hard way, on the things to watch out for, to be ready for and how to make cruise embarkation day easy and get you into your cruise as quickly as possible. Once you have watched this, why not watch...

Duration:00:10:42

Seabourn Cruises Must-Knows and Watch-Outs

11/18/2019
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What are the 4 Things You Really Need To Know Before Cruising with Seabourn Cruises? I explore the ultra-luxury Seabourn Cruise Line and discuss for essential things about them to help you decide if this is the best, or right, cruise line for your cruising vacation, including what Seabourn is, what they do better and the same as other ultra-luxury cruise lines, what your fare really gets (and does not get you) and who the line is best for. Note: I travelled as a guest of the cruise line...

Duration:00:11:50

Seabourn Cruises Encore Ship Review

11/11/2019
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Discover the 7 essential things you need to know about Seabourn Cruises Entire cruise ship. Things you really need to know if you are interested in cruising on this luxury cruise ship. I tour all aspects of the ship and share my views on what os good and works less well. I explore many aspects of the ship including dining options, bars and lounges, fitness, entertainment, facilities and experience. Seabourn Cruises is one of the ultra-luxury cruise lines and Seabourn Encore was the first of...

Duration:00:09:45

Differences between European Canal Barge And RIver Cruise

11/8/2019
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What are the main differences between a European canal hotel barge cruise and a river cruise? I think there are 8 key things you need to know that makes a canal cruise different to a river cruise. By understanding how they differ you can better decide is a river cruise or canal hotel barge cruise is best for your next European river cruising vacation Note: I travelled as a guest of CroisiEurope on a 6-night hotel barge cruise in France before making this video Croisieurope had no input into...

Duration:00:10:16

Cruise Drinks Packages. 8 Big Watch-Outs

10/28/2019
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Cruise drinks packages are becoming increasingly popular. Most cruise lines offer them, and actively promote and encourage cruising passengers to buy one. However, is a drinks package right for you? I explore 8 reasons and times that a drinks package on a cruise ship is probably not worth buying. Cruise lines often have different levels and types of drinks packages, such as lines like Royal Caribbean, Carnival, Norwegian Cruise Line and Celebrity, and what should you be thinking about if...

Duration:00:08:42

Sneaking Alcohol On A Cruise

10/21/2019
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I am not suggesting, or recommending, you should sneak booze on your next next cruising vacation as you could, in worst case, risk being refused boarding if caught. However despite this, there are cruisers who use surprising and unusual techniques to smuggle alcohol on to a cruise ship to avoid having to buy drinks on board. In this video I explore the different ways that people are using to sneak their alcohol onto their cruise ship. The cost of drinking on a cruise is increasing, and with...

Duration:00:07:27

5 Ways A European Hotel Barge Cruise Is Better Than A River Cruise

10/14/2019
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Is a hotel barge cruise better than a river cruise in Europe? I explore 5 times, and types of travellers, where a European barge hotel cruise is likely to be the best way to cruise through Europe. River cruising in Europe has become very popular, but less travellers know there is an alternative way to cruise the European Waterways - hotel barges that cruise the canals and rivers of Europe. Discover if they are a better option for your European vacation Note: I travelled as a guest of...

Duration:00:09:40

6 Things You Can Get Free On A Cruise (By Asking)

10/7/2019
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How can you get free things on your next cruise, and get much more bang for your cruising bucks? I discuss the 6 main areas of cruise freebies that are available, if you go and ask for them or seek them out. They are not things that cruise brochures and websites usually reveal, or talk about. I tell you the things to focus on and how to get as many free things as you possibly can, including drinks, special food, gifts, spa treatments, better and improved cabins and more. ** Buy my Cruise...

Duration:00:10:01

6 Best European River Cruise Lines

9/30/2019
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What are the best European river cruise lines? I discuss the 6, based on my numerous river cruises through Europe that I recommend that you consider for your first or next river cruise in Europe. I review and discuss lines ranging from premium to more value, and those in between. These are the 6 best river cruise lines to consider. Which one sounds right and best for you? ** Buy my Cruise T-shirts: http://bit.ly/TFTStore ** USA cruisers get great cruise deals CRUISEDIRECT.COM:...

Duration:00:10:32

10 Best Bucket List Cruises In The World !

9/23/2019
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What are 10 essential and best must-do cruises and cruise destinations in the world? What do I believe are the very best cruising vacations and destinations that should be on your cruising bucket list? Based on my experience of doing 68 cruises around the world (at time of recording), I talk about the 10 very best cruises that I recommend anyone who loves or wants to do cruising should consider. How many have you done? How many of the cruises are on your bucket list and you want to do having...

Duration:00:10:01

9 Biggest Pros and Cons Of Cruising To Iceland

9/16/2019
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Should you cruise to Iceland? If you want to visit Iceland what are the pros and cons of cruising over doing a land-based visit. There are many good things about taking a cruise, and I explore the 6 best pros of cruising to Iceland before looking at the 3 top things you need to consider that may make a land-based trip a better option for you. Note: I travelled as a guest of Saga Cruises on a round Iceland cruise when making this video. A lot of the footage and tips also draw on my Voyages...

Duration:00:10:23

10 Things Not To Do On A Cruise Ship Balcony (Ever!)

9/9/2019
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Discover the 10 things that you should never do on a cruise ship balcony. Some of them are rules from the cruise line, which if you break you could find yourself thrown off your cruising vacation (or even banned by the cruise line for life!). Some are things that will make your and the other cruisers around you have a more enjoyable cruise. And some even could save you a lot of embarrassment.... ** Buy my Cruise T-shirts: http://bit.ly/TFTStore ** USA cruisers get great cruise deals...

Duration:00:08:01

9 Most Unusual, Surprising (And Some Rude) Cruises Ever

9/2/2019
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What are the unusual, surprising and even rude theme cruises that you can go on? I look at 9 of the theme cruises on the seas that you could go on (if they appeal!). Many groups and organisations charter entire cruise ships and run themed cruise vacations - some of which you may find very remarkable. Discover the 9 types of theme cruises many travellers may find surprising and unusual. ** Buy my Cruise T-shirts: http://bit.ly/TFTStore ** USA cruisers get great cruise deals...

Duration:00:08:50

Air Tahiti Nui Poerava Dreamliner Business Class Review

8/26/2019
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Discover what it is like to fly Air Tahiti Nui Boeing Dreamliner in Poerava Business Class. I discuss and review the aircraft, layout, seats, food, drink, service and facilities on board. Find out of this airline and business class is a thumbs up or thumbs down from me. Note: I received a discount off the full fare price of my Air Tahiti Business class flight from Paris to Papeete Tahiti. The airline had no input of the content or opinions expressed in my video. ** Subscribe to my channel:...

Duration:00:03:51

Paul Gauguin Cruise Ship Tour and Review

8/19/2019
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Come aboard the Paul Gauguin cruise ship as I discuss the ship and the 7 things I think you need to know, and the 5 important watch-outs you need to consider before cruising on this luxury cruise ship. The Paul Gauguin cruises out of Tahiti on cruise vacations around the French Polynesia islands on cruising vacations from 7 to 14 nights. I show you the facilities on the ship. Note: I travelled as a guest of Paul Gauguin before making this video. They had no input on the opinions or content...

Duration:00:10:29

Saga Cruises Spirit of Discovery Ship : 8 Must-Knows And A Key Watch-Out

8/12/2019
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Saga Cruises launched Spirit of Discovery in July 2019, the first of two sister cruise ships (Spirit of Adventure in 2020). These are the first new-build ships for cruising ever for Saga, why had previously bought and refurbished existing cruise ships. The Spirit of Discovery holds 999 passengers and in this I discuss the 8 things that I think are best about the ship, and show and explain why. I also talk about one major watch-out and issue that could stop you from cruising. Note: I...

Duration:00:11:22

9 Top Cruise Hacks, Tricks And Tips For 2019 / 2020

8/5/2019
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I reveal my top and best cruise hacks, tips and tricks that will help you make the most of your cruising vacation in 2019 and 2020. These cruising tips are things that I have learnt to help me get better cruise fares, save money on board a cruise ship, pack better and smarter, find the best cabin, find and save money on excursions and lots more. These are all proven and should help you. Enjoy these cruising hacks, tips and tricks. ** Subscribe to my channel: http://bit.ly/TFT_YouTube2 **...

Duration:00:10:28

French Polynesia Cruise: Should It Be On Your Travel Bucket List ?

7/29/2019
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Do you have a cruise or travel bucket list? If so, should a French Polynesia cruise be on that list? In this I discuss the Tahiti and French Polynesia region and review what I think are the 4 pros and the 4 cons of cruising that I believe you should consider as you consider this as a cruising vacation option. I travelled to the region, which is pretty remote to explore. It takes well over 8 hours to fly from Los Angeles and the trip from Europe is 21 hours. It is very unique, different and...

Duration:00:10:29