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The Cruise People specialise in niche cruise markets including ultra-luxury, small ship cruising, expedition voyages and freighter travel.
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The Slow Boat To China: Cargo Ship Travel ("Pennant" magazine May 2014)
On The Deck: Kevin Griffin, Proprietor of The Cruise People ("Travel Daily UK" 12.12.12)
Extract from "Le Guide des Voyages en Cargo et Autres Navires" by Hugo Verlomme & Marc-Antoine Bombail (Paris, Dec.2011)
"Is A Freighter Cruise For You?" by Bill McGee ("USA Today" Travel 12.12.11)
"To Italy by Freighter" [from Australia] by Paul Dodson ("The Huffington Post" 29.11.11)
"Freighter Ships Offer Vacationers a Simpler Life at Sea" by Ben Muessig ("The Huffington Post" 13.08.10)
"In The Spotlight": Profile of Kevin Griffin and The Cruise People Ltd ("Cruise Trade News" Summer 2010)
Polsteam: "Freighter Cruise: The Lady is a Tramp" ("San Francisco Chronicle" 04.04.10)
Pamela Coombs has booked more than 25 expedition voyages with The Cruise People ("Mail on Sunday" 01.02.09)
The Cruise People's Winter 2008-09 Newsletter: Hapag-Lloyd, Crystal and Regent Seven Seas Cruises
The Cruise People's Summer 2008 Newsletter: Expeditions, Small Ship Cruises, Cruise Specials and Freighter Voyages
"The Freighter Traveller Returns": Article by Kevin Griffin of The Cruise People as posted to rec.travel.cruises 12.09.06
"Great Lakes Cruising": Article by Kevin Griffin of The Cruise People appearing in "Cruise" magazine
Hapag-Lloyd Cruises and Freighter Travel: cover and back and freighter editorial in "Stowaway" magazine
Silversea Cruises and Hapag-Lloyd Cruises: "New Adventures in Cruising" in "After Hours" magazine
Hapag-Lloyd Cruises: ms "Hanseatic" and ms "Bremen" Expedition Cruises in "After Hours" magazine
Report: "Queen Mary 2 is 'Outstanding'" on "Rob Lightbody's Website" copied from "Liners List" 11.01.04
Cruise People News twelve years ago (1999) - Part 1 Cruise People News twelve years ago (1999) - Part 2
Cruiseco Exclusive Charters in the "Daily Mail" February 21, 2015
Cruiseco Exclusive Charters in the "Daily Mail" February 14, 2015
Cruiseco Exclusive Charters in the "Daily Mail" February 7, 2015
Cruiseco Exclusive Charters in the "Daily Telegraph" January 31, 2015
Cruiseco Exclusive Charters in the "Daily Mail" January 11, 2015
Oceanwide Expeditions' Atlantic Odyssey Spring 2011 Ushuaia to Ascension (or Cape Verde) "Cruise Trade News" Autumn 2010
Hapag-Lloyd Cruises: ms "Europa" Ocean Sun Festival 2011: Advertisement for "Condé Nast Traveller" October 2010
One Ocean Expeditions: Northwest Passage to Greenland in "BBC Wildlife" May-June-July 2010
One Ocean Expeditions: Antarctica in "The Sunday Times Magazine" January-February-March 2010
Hapag-Lloyd Cruises: ms "Europa" Ocean Sun Festival at sea 2010: Advertisement in English National Opera programs
Hapag-Lloyd Cruises: Expedition Cruises 2010 and 2011 in "Cruise International" November-December 2009
Hapag-Lloyd Cruises: October 2009 Stella Maris International Vocal Competition in ms "Europa"
Hapag-Lloyd Cruises: November 2009 departure in ms "Europa" and ms "Bremen" in "The Finanical Times"
The Ocean Liner Society Group Cruise in Louis Cruises' "Aquamarine" and "Aegean Pearl": September 2009
Freighter Cruises and Expedition Voyages - Advertisement appearing in various publications
Freighter Cruises Worldwide advertisement appearing in every issue of "Freighter Travel Review"
Hapag-Lloyd Cruises: "Passionate about Cruising" - The Europa: Advertisement in "After Hours" magazine
The Ocean Liner Society's 2013 Group Cruise Will Take Place On Board MS "Hamburg" in May: Press Release 24.11.12
Voyage to Antiquity in the Aegean Odyssey: A Cruise and Ship Review by Gordon Turner: Blog Entry 27.06.11
The Ocean Liner Society's 2012 Group Cruise Took Place On Board The "Horizon" in May: Press Release 17.6.11
Crystal Cruises 'Ticks All The Right Boxes" For Multi-Generational Families: Press Release 09.12.10
Renowned Cruise Ship Lecturer John Maxtone-Graham to Speak on board Princess Cruises in 2011: Press Release 09.12.10
New Round the World Passenger / Cargo Service from CMA CGM: Press Release 25.11.10
Compagnie Polynésienne de Transport Maritime: ms "Aranui 3" - Marquesas Art Festival Cruise 2011: Press Release 15.11.10
No More Banana Boat Passages but 10 CMA CGM Ships Carry Passengers to the Caribbean: Press Release 01.12.09
Oceanwide Expeditions' New Polar Ship "Plancius" Offers Great Views: Press Release 23.11.09
CMA CGM Takes Delivery of World's Largest Passenger-Carrying Container Ship: Press Release 17.11.09
Rickmers Pearl String: Round-the-World in 126 days by Passenger/Cargo Ship: Press Release 01.09.09
Queen Elizabeth Video
Cruise People m.d. Kevin Griffin looks on as HM Queen Elizabeth christens the new "Queen Elizabeth" 11.10.10
You will find a selection of banner advertisements for The Cruise People Ltd here
Debra Taylor of Toucanmoon PR with Gay Scruton of The Cruise People on board "Prince Albert II"
Notes to editors:
1) For enquiries and reservations, please contact The Cruise People Ltd on 020 7723 2450 or at email@example.com Gay Scruton handles Crystal, Hapag-Lloyd, Hebridean, Oceania, Regent, Seabourn, SeaDream and Silversea at CruisePeopleGS@aol.com. Miri Lopusna handles freighter travel, expedition voyages and cruises for all other brands at CruisePeopleML@aol.com.
2) The Cruise People specialise in niche cruise markets including ultra-luxury, small ship cruising, expedition voyages and freighter travel. For more information on their range of itineraries and vessels please contact Kevin Griffin at The Cruise People on 020 7723 2450 or at firstname.lastname@example.org..
4) For press enquiries and images please contact Kevin Griffin at The Cruise People on 020 7723 2450 or at email@example.com..
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Updated 20th February 2015