Tuesday, 19 August 2008

SAVE UP TO 50 PER CENT ON UNIQUE VOYAGES OF DISCOVERY


Cruiseco has released a brochure of exclusive out-of-the-ordinary Northern Hemisphere cruises aboard the expedition ship Discovery in 2009, including discounts of up to fifty per cent for early bookings, special rates for singles in select cabin categories and included London stays and transfers with cruises starting in the UK.

In all there are twenty-three cruise options in the Black Sea and Mediterranean, Scandinavia, the Baltic, Russia and neighbouring northern waters, the Adriatic and Aegean Seas, and North Africa between April 26 and November 2 2009.

Prices begin from a low $1444pp twin-share for a Cruise to the Riviera from Harwich on September 2 2009 that includes a night in London with airport/hotel/Harwich transfers, and 7-nights aboard Discovery to Lisbon, Gibraltar, Almeria (Spain,) and Nice – this price including a 50% discount if booked 90-days in advance.

Other cruise packages range from nine to 41-days with Early Booking savings of 20- to 47-per cent depending on departure dates; prices are inclusive of all dining, nightly show-lounge entertainment, destination lectures and onboard gratuities.

For a brochure and the name of the nearest to you of Cruiseco's 150 cruise specialists Australia-wide, phone 1800 225 656 or visit www.cruising.com.au 

MORE ABOUT DISCOVERY: The boutique 21,200-tonne Discovery has two restaurants as well as al fresco on-deck dining, four lounges and five bars.

Her onboard lecturers are matched to each cruise and can include experts in fine arts, specialists in such regions as the Middle East or the lands of the Vikings, explorers who've been to Mt Everest, the Arctic, Antarctic and South America, retired diplomats or marine historians.

The ship has a lecture theatre and cinema, library, bridge club, card room, shops, internet centre, two pools (one with retractable roof,) two Jacuzzis, a gymnasium and health centre, and beauty salon.