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A holiday on the waves – Cruises

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If a fun multi-destination trip without the stress of catching flights or worrying about your entertainment options sounds like your type of thing you might want to consider a cruise holiday.
There’s a lot to be said for cruising and what makes it a popular holiday is that you can do as much or as little as you want.

It’s also a fallacy that cruises are an expensive option as they actually promise the most bang for your buck. So if leaving the hustle and bustle behind you and lying poolside while sailing across the seas or snorkelling around the coast of a picturesque island sounds like a blast, then a holiday afloat may be exactly what you are looking for.

Celestyal Cruises offers an abundance of short and longer cruise holidays catering for passengers travelling alone, couples and families. Destinations include Santorini, Syros, Mykonos, Rhodes, Istanbul and Chania just to name a few. These set sale from Piraeus, but in December 2019 the company will be adding a new itinerary that includes Limassol and passengers will be able to board/disembark from/to the port of Limassol if they wish.

Such cruises offer an opportunity to combine sight seeing with plenty of time to relax and enjoy on board comforts, including lavish meals, delicious Greek wines, spas, festive nightlife and breathtaking views of the Eastern Mediterranean.

If a trip to the Holy Land is more your cup of tea, Salamis offer two day cruises to Haifa, Israel – a hugely popular destination where churches intermingle with mosques and synagogues and where peaceful shrines neighbour bustling bazaars. Other destinations on offer include Rhodes, Monemvasia, Chania, Kastelorizo Patmos, Limnos, Thessaloniki, Kavala, Ikaria, Syros, and Symi. Each day is filled with fun-filled activities onboard for everyone ranging from evening piano music to production shows, disco nights and relaxation on deck.
Personalised services on board include beauty treatment, fitness centres, a photo centre to capture holiday memories and babysitting services.
Whether its relaxation or adventure you’re after, archaeological sites or bustling harbour side cafes, a cruise holiday will help you find and experience all of it.
Perhaps the most appealing aspect of a cruise is that once it’s booked everything else is taken care of for you.
No need to book passage to each individual island on your trip or accommodation, meals, rental cars and tours. No need for a travel agent either as all that’s required is a little research online before you decide on which cruise is for you and your family.