Cruising is a singular experience in travel and one that an increasing number of travellers are turning to for the first time. But if it’s your first tie booking a holiday at sea you will likely be in need of a few first time cruise tips to help make your sailing a go smoothly. Booking the right cruise for you is important. From the type of sailing (do you like adventure, are you travelling with the family, are you looking for luxury or an educational experience?), to destination and ports of call, length of cruise, style of cruise, size of ship and more. But from booking a cruise through to cruise packing and your time onboard, there’s a lot to consider.