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

Red wine
Travel Experiences

Packing for a cruise: what not to take

Going on a Saga cruise? What NOT to pack!

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There's a smorgasbord of cheese on Saga's cruise ships
Travel Experiences

Cheese smorgasbords aboard Saga cruises

We take a look at the smorgasbord of cheese on a Saga cruise…

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Jo Boase
Travel Experiences

A day in the life of a cruise director

Saga cruise director, Jo Boase, talks to us.

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Red wine bottles
Travel Experiences

Choosing wine for Saga's cruises

Find out how Saga choose the wines for their cruises

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The galley onboard Saga Sapphire
Travel Experiences

Turnaround day aboard Saga Sapphire

What happens on-board when the cruise ship docks in Dover or Southampton?

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Saga Pearl II
Travel Experiences

How to view the Northern Lights on a cruise

Find out how to view the Northern Lights on a cruise to Norway

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Midnight Sun at the North Cape
Travel Experiences

Arctic Circle cruises

Discover why a small-ship voyage to the North Cape still retains a real aura of adventure…

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Paella
Travel Experiences

Spanish cuisine

What to expect from Spanish food when on holiday

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La Sagrada Familia
Travel Experiences

Interesting facts about Barcelona

Interesting facts about Barcelona that will help you make the most of your visit

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