Massive UK cruise show for 2012 this weekend

Thinking of booking a cruise? Whether you’re a first timer or an experienced traveler, you will be pleased to hear that this weekend will see one of the biggest cruise shows commence at the Olympia in London. With plenty to see and listen to over the 24th and 25th March, the Telegraph Cruise Show will have something for everybody.

With over 100 cruise line companies to speak of, each will be offering their own holiday itineraries’ with an array of destinations to choose from, holiday tips and exclusive offers just for the weekend.

During the two day massive UK cruise show, experts will be on hand with their free advice, and visitors to the show will benefit from one of four theatres each covering different areas of discussion. These include the Cruise Lines theatre, Ask the Experts theatre, World of Travel theatre and lastly the Small Ship Cruising theatre.

If you fancy trying your luck, then why not enter the MSC Yacht Club competition of who have joined up with MSC Cruises. You could be in with a chance of winning a 7-night Mediterranean cruise for two staying in the luxury MSC Yacht Club suite. If chosen, the prize also includes return flights and transfers from London, with of course the accommodation, complimentary beverages, 24 hour butler and concierge service, private pool, bar, lounge areas and so on.

With everything under one roof this weekend you would be silly to miss it! Perhaps take in the atmosphere with a coffee or even a glass of bubbly, place your bets at the cruise show casino, take in the delights of Jazz singer Laura Jane Ratcliffe who will be performing for the 2 days, play virtual golf or even get pampered with one of a list of spa treatments.

Opening times at the Olympia Grand Hall in London will be from 10 am until 5 pm on Saturday 24th March, with a closing time of 4 pm on Sunday 25th March. Directions can be found here. Tickets for the Cruise Show can be bought in advance for a reduced price or on the door at the time stated.

Let us know if you have or are planning to attend this weekend’s London show?

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