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

Wine red being poured into a glass
Travel Advice

What to expect from an all inclusive cruise with Saga

Writer Ben Gibson discovers the benefits of all-inclusive cruising.

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Cruising alone
Travel Advice

What's it like going on a solo cruise?

Find out what to expect when you go on a solo cruise holiday.

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The Christmas Markets of Germany
Travel Advice

Christmas market cruises

Enjoy the traditional European Christmas markets while on a cruise.

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Captain Philip Rentell
Travel Advice

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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Catherine the Great Palace, Saint Petersburg
Travel Advice

Things to do in St Petersburg

Helpful ideas for must see attractions.

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Sparkling rose
Food

A new sparkling wine for cruise customers

Move over champagne, there’s a new fizz popping up on Saga’s ships.

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Downtown Boston, viewed from across the Charles River
Travel Advice

Things to do in Boston, the hub of the universe

Founded by the English nearly 400 years ago and renowned for its key role in the American Revolution, Boston stands as the undisputed ‘culture capital’ of America, writes Ben Gibson…

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A killer whale breaching
Travel Advice

Whale watching cruises with Saga

Marine charity ORCA join Saga for special wildlife themed cruises.

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A spotted dolphin family leaping out of the clear blue water
Travel Advice

The ORCA cruise experience

Enrich your cruise with a little help from the experts from ORCA.

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