5 destinations that are better by cruise ship

Some cruise destinations are better seen from the water. You could have a wonderful experience on land. But trust us, taking in the sights of these five cities from the deck of a ship will leave you breathless.

Alaska

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Cruising Alaska allows you to see the glaciers tumble into the sea. Picture: MyDiscoveries

Monte Carlo The sheer cliffs of Monte Carlo are spectacular from the sea. Picture: Shutterstock

Japan

Japan

Japan’s canals offer stunning views of the cherry blossoms. But the look better from the water. Picture: Shutterstock.

Puerto Rico

You can only get a sense of the scale of Puerto Rico’s colourful houses from the water. Picture: Shutterstock

New Zealand

New Zealand

This view is so much better from the water. Picture: Shutterstock

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