enable passengers to live out their dreams and desires, it has been claimed.
Travel site Cruise Critic earlier this week suggested that theme cruises were the ideal way for people to combine their hobbies and interests with a holiday.
What's more, theme cruises are often available during the quieter months and are reasonably priced, proving particularly popular with groups.
"From puffin-hunting in Norway to golfing in idyllic Scottish villages, and from nude river cruises to holistic wellness programmes, you can engage like never before during what might otherwise have been a fairly ordinary holiday," the site stated.
Some of the theme cruises currently available include Celebrity Cruises'
Soap Cruise, which departs in January 2009 and Holland America Line's
In related news, a recent study by Abbey revealed that 15 million Brits are planning to take a holiday during the autumn and winter months.
Written by Fiona Mayers