Here's a great way to discover Dubai and the Emirates: £799 per person for a 7-night Middle East cruise. This deal from CruiseClubUK saves up to £250 on prices we found elsewhere and includes:
Depart on 8 December; 5, 12, 19, 26 January, 2013, to sail aboard Costa Classica and on 11, 18, 25 January for Costa Atlantica. Travel from regional airports is available from £39 more per person. Click here for more information.
Both ships sail from Dubai to Muscat (Oman), Fujairah (United Arab Emirates), Khasab (Oman) and Abu Dhabi (UAE), before returning to Dubai. With direct return flights to Dubai costing up to £470 per person, this is a great-value option to discover this part of the world.
Both Costa Classica and Costa Atlantica are modern ships with a wide range of facilities including swimming pools, Jacuzzis, a spa, a casino, a nightclub and a show lounge.
CruiseClubUK is offering upgrades to Outside and Balcony Cabins from £100 and £180**, respectively. Add a 2-night pre-cruise stay in Dubai at a 4-star Dubai hotel from £99 per person***, or at the 5-star Jumeirah Zabeel Saray on Palm Island (featured in Mission Impossible 4 and "The X Factor") for £239 more. Click here for full details.