The incredible Azura is a fine feat of engineering as she has a length which stretches a mammoth 290 metres along made of intensely strong steel and built in the renowned Italian shipbuilding company of Trieste. As a larger ship with a passenger capacity of almost 3600 passengers, she boasts a sound choice of bars, eateries and other activities to keep you occupied as well as being very family-friendly so do not hesitate to bring the kids! Fantastic destinations await you when you have a cruise aboard the Azura! Such places include the beautiful city of Brugge, the coastal Norwegian cities of Bergen and Stavanger, the lively city of Barcelona, renowned Cannes and breathtaking St Petersburg. There are also fabulous cruises to the Caribbean which give you the sunny holidays everyone dreams about in blue waters, sun-bleached beaches and great weather.
Azura dining – a piece of cake!
Food and drink are one of the focal points of your cruise on board the ship, simply because of the variety and superiority of the cuisine found on Azura. It is entirely possible to break free of the rigid meal timings with P&O as there are different categories of thus – for instance there is Club Dining where you get given the same table each night or Freedom Dining where you get to choose where you sit as well as the time you eat. Experience the spices of the east with fine Indian dining at the Sindhu from celebrity chef Atul Kochhar serving delectable Indian dishes with deep flavours and fusion dishes with a British touch. The Glass House is a fabulous establishment from celebrated British chef, Olly Smith, and serves the best steak and seafood dishes served fresh off the grill giving you the feeling of a classic steakhouse. The Verona restaurant serves great Italian food in a more casual trattoria style setting for those who want a more relaxed atmosphere than a formal restaurant. Great weather brings great opportunity to enjoy great food and that is where the Retreat comes into use as there is the chance to enjoy magnificent food out on the terrace of the spa. For an authentic English pub experience make your way down to Brodie’s where you can grab a pint and have a really chilled out time with your fellow passengers.
The never ending days of fun on the Azura!
Get ready for the cruise of your life time! With the aforementioned locations, you can look forward to fabulous trips onshore getting to grips with the culture and foods of foreign lands. Get ready for a voyage of discovery which will take you beyond what you could possibly dream of! For a more cultural time, there is the Playhouse theatre which hosts the most skilled performances on the high seas. Stay healthy at the Oasis Spa and Health Club where you can look forward to great treatments to keep you feeling healthy and rejuvenated. For example, a deep tissue massage will sort out those tough knots and the thermal suite where you can expect a sauna or steam room treatment to flush all the toxins out of your skin. There are also four pools for you to enjoy a nice refreshing dip in and six hot tubs which allow you to simply melt into the hot water and allow your troubles to simply soak slowly into the water. On board there is a gym with the full range of exercise equipment to keep you fit and active during your stay – it’s certainly important to keep both your body and mind healthy on your relaxing holiday! So why wait? Book now and make your Azura cruise come true!