Cruise ship departures in the United Kingdom increased by 10% in 2010 – and are going to rise even further in popularity. In fact, it is predicted that 2012 will be the best year yet as more and more people choose to sail from the convenience and convenience of a UK cruise port
. According to the PSA, the impressive 835,000 people will travel from a UK port in 2012. This makes an impressive 28 percent increase – and that's just the past two years! And if that increase was not enough, it is believed that the popularity of UK cruises will grow even more.
With 20 UK ferry ports, the popularity of the cruise is certainly no surprise. Instead of catching a ship abroad, you just fly directly from the UK – there is no airport. There is no such harassment that you need to remove heavy luggage without worrying that your flight may be canceled or delayed, nor is there a threat from the airline to decide to launch a strike. Flight to destinations such as Russia, Scandinavia, Norwegian Fjord, Iceland, the Mediterranean, America, Ireland and the UK coast, traveling from the United Kingdom offer a smooth sailing experience from the beginning to the end  demand for British cruises – and with many large boats in the UK in recent years, everyone wants a slice of this thriving market. In April 2010, P & O launched the Azura – which has a capacity of hosting 3,000 people – at Southampton, the largest cruise port in the UK. Elizabeth's Basilica and Celebrity Cruises & Cunard's Celebrity Eclipse are also based in Southampton. Dover, the UK's second largest cruise port, has a fair share of cruise ships, including Fred Olsen's black watch, Holland America's Eurodam, and Saga II's Saga II pearl.
Cruise lines are confident that this popularity in UK departures will continue for the foreseeable future, with even more cruise ships starting over the next two years. P & O Cruises will launch the 3.611 passenger ship – the largest in its fleet – from the UK at the beginning of 2012. The future looks very bright indeed for UK cruises.
In addition to traveling from the United Kingdom that is being sought, cruises in general are a popular holiday option with many. With all-inclusive fees, accommodation, entertainment and food all thrown into, cruise holidays really offer value for money. And, without forgetting the main selling point, the fact that you can see various places and sights – all on a single trip. This is another great thing for British cruises. you can visit incredible destinations around the world – without having to fly. It is an adventure of a life – easy
With a wide variety of ships and a selection of pleasant destinations, is there now a need to sail from anywhere else?