MSC For Me? Lets Sea…

Unless you've known me since Primary School, you're probably not aware that I am actually one quarter Italian, although I don't speak or understand a word. Well actually that is a complete lie, I know that Ciao means hello and goodbye but that's literally it. I am embarrassed by the fact that I am ridiculously [...]

MSC CRUISES REVEALS FURTHER DETAILS OF LINE-UP FOR MSC BELLISSIMA NAMING CEREMONY WITH PERFORMANCES FROM ANDREA BOCELLI AND MATTEO BOCELLI

London, UK, 25 February 2019 - As the countdown continues for the launch of MSC Bellissima in Southampton on March 2nd, the cruise line has revealed final details of the star-studded line-up for what promises to be a truly beautiful event. World-famous tenor Andrea Bocelli will perform alongside Matteo Bocelli, a young talent with an [...]

MSC Meravigilia

Ciao! Whilst this is not my usual introduction to a ship review post, it is very relevant in this case. On Saturday 25th August 2018, I had the pleasure of spending the day onboard the magnificent MSC Meraviglia. MSC is a swiss-Italian cruise line, but does it cater for everyone? MSC Meraviglia arriving in Southampton [...]

Netflix Film Like Father set on Royal Caribbeans’ Harmony Of The Seas

  Changes I don't know about you but we are always on the look out for a good film, or even a new one that we've not seen before.  I am a complete sucker for watching films I like over and over again, instead of trying out a new ones.  Come to think of it, [...]

Dreams Really Do Come True – World Of Cruising Wave Awards 2019.

Firstinitialsea is up for nomination Dream Recently I have been asked by family, friends, fellow bloggers and a PR agency the familiar question of "Where do you see yourself in two years time?" My response is always the same as I try to have a clear vision of my heading.  One of those headings was [...]

Red Carpet worthy Bag

Travelling around the globe collecting memories is what we, the Harris family do best. Whether by plane, train, automobile or cruise ship. One thing that travelers everywhere have in common is that we all need some kind of luggage. Even the minimalists out there need something to carry their under-crackers in. Do you get frustrated [...]