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.
Cruising Alaska allows you to see the glaciers tumble into the sea. Picture: MyDiscoveries
The sheer cliffs of Monte Carlo are spectacular from the sea. Picture: Shutterstock
Japan’s canals offer stunning views of the cherry blossoms. But the look better from the water. Picture: Shutterstock.
You can only get a sense of the scale of Puerto Rico’s colourful houses from the water. Picture: Shutterstock
This view is so much better from the water. Picture: Shutterstock