Helen Lesley Dooley of More Than Travel emerged victorious from the competition to win a spot on Norwegian Epic for the line’s PhD@Sea programme.

The coveted prize saw Helen on board for a cruise from Barcelona taking in Naples and Civitavecchia.

Among other things she was given accommodation in a Balcony Stateroom, was invited to a cocktail party on board, joined an exclusive hosted dinner, was given on board credit, had training, a behind the scenes tour, and a Q&A with the management team.