By Isobel Williams
Long gone are the traditional days of ocean voyages when the main purpose was to reach a destination. Then, for a while, it seemed the idea was to eat your weight in comfort food on a daily basis as your cruise ship gobbled up the miles to who cares where.
Cruising holidays have become much more popular in recent years, providing a relaxing way to visit new and exciting places. And now even this approach has been upgraded.
Cruise ships have become more focussed on amenities and leisure activities that don’t involve queuing at a buffet or parking yourself on a barstool. Now the floating spa has becomes the latest in cruise liner luxury.
So here are our five favourite shipboard spas that will make you feel like a million dollars regardless of where in the world you may be.