Your absolute aficionado on anything and everything Seabourn. No matter how big or small, James is here to help you make the best decisions when it comes to booking your Seabourn cruise. Consider him your dedicated expert.
What makes James an authority on Seabourn ? He knows the fleet inside and out, Details like the fact that Seabourn ships are smaller ships, which means they can go to harder to reach places. They also more intimate than most with more staff on board than guests and they serve caviar on demand, no that is not a typo, CAVIAR ON DEMAND!
No one knows Seabourn like James, that’s why he has landed his own blog series called “James Says” where he will spill more little known facts about this spectacular fleet of ships.
Below is everything “James Says” you need to know about his all time favourite Seabourn itinerary.
Sailing aboard Seabourn Ovation, this cruise is 14 nights from Rome to Lisbon and stops off at Corsica, Mallorca and Casablanca, among other ports of call in Spain and France. An excellent itinerary giving a taste of different regions of the Mediterranean. The stops in Morocco are a nice way to add a blend of cultures to the cruise.
Seabourn is great for couples and singles – there are plenty of spaces on the ship for couples to go to relax or enjoy a drink together, but the social side of the ship calls to the singles on board as well.
At least 9 – 12 months in advance. There is a 10% early payment discount available at the moment until 31 March 2021
Head to the The Club for an evening cocktail where you can sit at the bar to watch the mixologists at work, or sit back and enjoy the live band. There is also a dance floor for those with enough confidence!
For something more laid back, the Observation Bar features a pianist and free flowing champagne and caviar for a more soothing experience.
As this cruise visits UNESCO sites, Seabourn Conversations on board will feature talks from experts on sites that can be visited during the cruise.
Magical Marrakesh shore excursion – UNESCO partner tour which includes visits to the Bahia Palace that once houses the Sultan’s Harem, the Dar Si Said Museum which gives an insight into Berber culture, and a visit to the UNESCO listed Medina Quarter of Marrakesh
All destinations visited will be just coming into summer, so pack light clothes and a few swimming outfits! Remember Europeans are incredibly stylish though and do love to dress up so bring a good mix of casual and smart casual to cater for the expected and unexpected!
Suites start at $12,999 per person double occupancy, or $22,417 for singles
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