More holidaymakers are taking to the high seas than ever before – and for good reason.
Cruising offers the chance to tick several destinations off your wish list in one trip, takes the hassle out of planning your itinerary, offers fantastic value for money, and a huge range of holiday types to suit every need and budget.
Interested in jumping aboard but not sure where to start?
Here MailOnline Travel reveals its expert tips for finding the perfect ocean voyage for you – whether that’s rekindling romance in the Mediterranean or setting sail for the Caribbean with the whole family.
Short break or world voyage?