Tips to float your boat

2013-07-09 13:58
Toyed with idea of travelling by water or perhaps you are a seasoned traveller when it comes to sailing the high seas or rivers of this world?

Cruising, water-based activities and how best to explore when travelling by boat across rivers, seas or oceans was the topic of discussion for this week's Twitter travel talk. If you're a keen traveller who likes to share tales, tips and trifles with other wanderers, you should head on over to Twitter every Tuesday for Travel Talk on Twitter, also known as #TTOT.

Taking place every week at 11:30 (SA time), the chat is run by a few of the world's top travel bloggers, such as Travel Dudes, Roni Weiss and Runaway Juno, and aimed at getting travellers from all over the world to sharing their experiences. How it works: A new topic is introduced every week, so to stay in the loop by keeping close tabs on the TTOT Facebook group.

Next week's topic is Beach or Bush and you can go and post any questions you might like answered now already. The discussion takes the form of five different questions related to the topic and will be numbered Q1 - Q5, with a couple of minutes for responses to each. In order to respond to a specific question you will start your answer with A1, 2, 3, 4 or 5, of course including #TTOT so you're included in the stream.

Follow News24Travel on Twitter, so we can chat with you too! You can also tell us about your quirky, crazy and unquestionable travel essentials in the comment section below OR send us your answers/tips/comments to Topic: Cruise Holidays

Q1. Have you ever been on a cruise ship holiday? Why or why not?

Q2. What are your best tips to beat that dreaded sea sickness?

Q3. Top 3 must-brings on a cruise?

Q4. What's your favourite water-based leisure activity, and why?

Q5. What places are best to visit from the sea?

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