Its a double Quantum for Royal Caribbean for Summer 2021/22! Comments Off on Its a double Quantum for Royal Caribbean for Summer 2021/22!

At HOOT Cruises we eagerly anticipate the new season cruise programme releases from each Cruise line. For us it is a bit like unwrapping your Christmas presents early! Which ships will cruise from Auckland in the new season, which new destinations are on the cards to inspire more Kiwis to... Read Article

The Fall & Rise of Alaska – Don’t blame Canada! Comments Off on The Fall & Rise of Alaska – Don’t blame Canada!

In these turbulent times every country has to do what it can to protect its citizens and minimise the fall out from Covid-19. In New Zealand we went early and we went hard and have done a fantastic job with our team of five million. Canada took a similar strong... Read Article

Top Ten changes to the Cruise experience Comments Off on Top Ten changes to the Cruise experience

As Kiwis get used to living life in New Zealand under Level 2 and the relative freedom it brings. All around us things have changed as we enter the new normal. Topics such as Social Distancing, Sustainability and Enviromental issues are now top of mind. Our cruise line partners around... Read Article

When will we Cruise Again! Comments Off on When will we Cruise Again!

The question on everyone’s lips is “When will we be able to cruise again?” We hear it in our Hoot Cruises contact centre every day! It reassures us that our loyal cruise customers are ready to cruise again, once cruising returns. We know it could look very different to how... Read Article

Choosing a cruise when sailing with kids Comments Off on Choosing a cruise when sailing with kids

Cruising with kids

Cruising with kids can be one of the most relaxing and fun ways to explore the world. You arrive to a luxurious resort, unpack just once and meanwhile your family is transported from one destination to the next. While most cruise lines are extremely family-friendly, they are not identical in... Read Article