Cruise Direct has taken £195 off a western Mediterranean cruise and stay, with an 8-night trip now down to £649 per person, including flights. With all meals and snacks thrown in, this is a great way to see some of the top coastal resorts in France, Spain and Italy.
Departing on 12 October, the deal includes:
The cruise departs from Barcelona and visits Naples (for Pompeii), Civitavecchia (for Rome), Livorno (for Florence and Pisa), Marseille (for Provence) and Palma (Mallorca), before returning to Barcelona.
Departures on 28 September are an extra £46 per person, or it's £56 more on 21 September.
Depart from Manchester for an additional £110 per person, or from Glasgow for an extra £180. Please note that Glasgow flights depart on 13 October and there is no pre-cruise stay in Barcelona.
The Daily Telegraph praises Norwegian Epic as the embodiment of "the über-chic South Beach life at sea", describing it as "absolutely stuffed with entertainment at every turn". Highlights include big-name Las Vegas shows such as the Blue Man Group and Legends in Concert. There are 23 different dining choices -- including gourmet French and Brazilian Steakhouse -- and a state-of-the-art fitness centre, Aqua Park and climbing wall to work it all off again. NCL was named Europe's Leading Cruise Line at the 2012 World Travel Awards, the fifth successive year the cruise line has collected the award.
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