All you need to make the most of P&O Cruises really is to find the itinerary that piques your interest and pick the right people to travel along with you. There are all manner of cut-price packages available on trips aboard P&O vessels and standards are kept fantastically high throughout the fleet. Stars like the opera singer Russell Watson have been drafted in to add some real flair to entertainments on certain of the company's ships but there are always great performers around and wonderful experiences to be found and to be shared with your favorite people.
In terms of the destinations visited by P&O cruise ships over the course of a year, it would perhaps be easier to list the parts of the world that aren't on the agenda. The classics like the Canary Islands, the Caribbean and the Eastern Mediterranean are always on there and you can also set sail so far as the South Pacific or Australasia. And of course you can rest assured that the parts of the world where your P&O ship drops anchor have been picked out as one of the best tourist hot spots in the particular region in which you find yourself.
Beyond the views and the chance to see something new each and every day of your trip, cruise holidays are all about fun and relaxation. The best value cruise deals allow you to pack an incredible amount of both into even the shortest stays at sea. The process of booking what might very well be the holiday of a lifetime is remarkably simple these days and so all you really have to do to prepare yourself properly is to gear up for some serious excitement. There are still plenty of winter sun packages available with P&O, as well as with rival tour providers, and the company has some special Christmas treats lined up for guests towards the end of 2012.