Ben Gibson

Passionate about travel, cruise ships and cinema, Ben Gibson brings 15 years of writing experience for magazines and the web. The editor of Saga's Cruise News magazine, he is also an award-winning filmmaker. He lives with his partner and son in a Victorian farm cottage in the Kent countryside.

Latest Articles from Ben

The Christmas Markets of Germany
Travel Experiences

Christmas market cruises

Enjoy the traditional European Christmas markets while on a cruise.

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Captain Philip Rentell
Travel Experiences

Captain Rentell's final season at sea

We talk to Saga Cruise Captain, Philip Rentell, about his final season at sea.

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Early morning sun lighting the peaks behind Wedge pond, Kananaskis Alberta
Travel Experiences

New Saga cruises for 2017: where will you discover?

A guide to the variety of destinations you can discover on a cruise in 2017…

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Lady reading a book
Travel Experiences

Top 5 travel books to inspire your next cruise

Our top 5 travel books to help you pick your next cruise.

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Old Town, Tallinn
Travel Experiences

Hidden gems to visit in the Baltic

A Baltic cruise can be the perfect way to the discover it's many gems.

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Scenic summer view of the Old Town and sea port harbor in Tallinn, Estonia
Travel Experiences

Cruising the beautiful Baltic seas

Discover the pull of a Baltic cruise

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Falmouth Beach, Cornwall
Travel Experiences

Ports to see on a cruise around Britain

It’s easy to forget our very own British Isles when booking a cruise!

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Stargazing from the foothills of Mount Teide
Travel Experiences

Stargazing in the Canaries

What could be more exciting than stargazing from the foothills of Mount Teide.

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Rock on volcanic landscape, Teide, Tenerife
Travel Experiences

Go Canary Island hopping on a cruise

Think you know the Canary Islands? Think again!

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