Cruises: Female cruise captain reveals well-kept secret about what REALLY happens onboard

Cruise captain Kate McCue, 38, is the first US woman to lead a cruise liner, taking Celebrity Cruises to the sea. As one of the few female captains in the world, she often reveals some of the secrets of life on a cruise ship. One common question she is often asked, according to an interview […]

American Airlines Launches New On-Board Catering from Partner Zoës Kitchen

American Airlines Launches New Zoës Kitchen On-Board Catering Advertiser Disclosure The credit card offers that appear on the website are from credit card companies from which ThePointsGuy.com receives compensation. This compensation may impact how and where products appear on this site (including, for example, the order in which they appear). This site does not include […]

Cruises: Never use this onboard the ship or face an expensive holiday

Cruise holidays are on the rise as more millennial travellers are joining the market, something often catered to older passengers. Travelling by cruise is often considered a great package holiday option to see a number of countries in one trip. One down-side however is the additional costs and charges that passengers often forget about. One, […]

Cruise secrets: How to ALWAYS avoid the crowds when using onboard facilities

Cruise holidays are a popular choice with families wanting a trip around the world, yet come with a downside – long queues. With some cruise ships able to hold more than 3,000 passengers at a time, this can often result in crowded areas. Queues at breakfast as well as at the activities such as pool […]

Onboard Norwegian’s 737 MAX for ‘The Most Important Flight of the Year’

Aboard Norwegian for ‘The Most Important Flight of the Year’ Advertiser Disclosure The credit card offers that appear on the website are from credit card companies from which ThePointsGuy.com receives compensation. This compensation may impact how and where products appear on this site (including, for example, the order in which they appear). This site does […]

Cruise secrets: The secret decks onboard a ship that passenger aren't told about

Cruise secrets can help passengers make the most of their trip around the world while at sea. One of the most difficult parts of a cruise holiday is the number of people and overcrowding, with some ships holding up to 4,000 people at one time. Thankfully, there are a number of secret decks that passengers […]

Cruise secrets: Why you should never use the onboard casino during a holiday

Cruise holidays are some of the best ways to see the world in luxury. Most cruise ships have unlimited entertainment with live stage shows and performances as well as swimming pools, buffets and adventure activities. Many travellers head to the casino to try their luck at betting on the tables. This might not always be […]

BREAKING: Emirates flight from Dubai to New York quarantined – 10 passengers ill onboard

Emirates flight 203 was travelling from Dubai to New York when the incident occurred. Of the 500 passengers onboard, 10 of them reported feeling unwell upon landing, despite earlier reports of 100 passengers. The plane landed earlier this morning where it was met by a quarantine area to check the passengers’ health. Centers for Disease […]

Jet2 flight emergency response as ‘sickness bug’ causes passengers to vomit onboard

The Jet2 flight returned from Spain last night to Leeds at 9:45pm when the incident occurred. After landing, two ambulances and a Hazardous Area Response team were dispatched to the area. Passengers were reportedly being violently sick due to the bug after landing at the airport. No-one was reported to have been taken to hospital. […]

UK flights: Hand luggage rules for gels and aerosols – are they allowed onboard?

UK flights can be complicated when booking and attempting to work out luggage limitations. A number of airlines have different weights and size limits, particularly budget airlines when it comes to hand luggage. Not only that, but there are strict rules for what is allowed to be brought into the cabin. Items that often confuse […]