|Celebrity Cruises to offer same-sex marriage ceremonies on-board|
Added: 13.10.2017 0:24 | 3 views | 0 comments
Celebrity Cruises has announced same-sex marriages performed on board are now legally recognised, marking a historic first for the modern luxury brand.
|U by Uniworld unveils first ship, The B|
Added: 13.10.2017 0:24 | 11 views | 0 comments
U by Uniworld has debuted its first ship in Paris. The B set sail on its maiden voyage along the Seine River with top influencers, lifestyle media, travel agents and contest winners onboard, giving an exclusive look at the first-ever river cruise brand for millennials.
|DFDS takes Europe’s Leading Ferry Operator title at World Travel Awards|
Added: 02.10.2017 12:27 | 1 views | 0 comments
DFDS has been named Europe’s Leading Ferry Operator for the sixth year in a row at the World Travel Awards Europe Gala Ceremony. DFDS beat four rival ferry operators to the award, which recognises excellence in the travel and tourism industry.
|Townson to lead Uniworld in UK as Beadle departs|
Added: 02.10.2017 12:27 | 12 views | 0 comments
Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection has appointed Chris Townson as its UK managing director. He succeeds Kathryn Beadle who recently announced her retirement from the travel industry following three years in the position establishing Uniworld as the leading luxury river cruise line in the UK market.
|Norwegian Cruise Line restructures EMEA operations|
Added: 29.09.2017 11:29 | 16 views | 0 comments
Norwegian Cruise Line has experienced rapid growth worldwide during the past few years, in particular in the UK market, which is now Norwegians largest international market outside of the USA. As a result of this success and taking the potential of the UK market into account, the cruise line has announced an organisational restructure in the EMEA region
|Silver Spirit to undergo 49-foot-long midsection extension|
Added: 27.09.2017 8:26 | 12 views | 0 comments
Ultra-luxury travel innovator Silversea has unveiled plans for its first-ever ship lengthening. The turn-key transformation of Silver Spirit will take place early next year at the Palermo shipyard of Fincantieri.
|Azamara Club Cruises purchases Adonia from P&O Cruises|
Added: 27.09.2017 7:26 | 14 views | 0 comments
Azamara Club Cruises has entered into an agreement to purchase a sister ship to Azamara Journey and Azamara Quest from P&O Cruises. Delivery is expected to take place in March 2018.
|Dream Cruises signs partnership with Alipay for on-board payments|
Added: 26.09.2017 5:26 | 7 views | 0 comments
Dream Cruises has partnered with Alipay to launch the full suite of mobile payment options at sea. The deal is designed to give guests greater convenience by allowing them the options of spot payment, self-checkout and auto-debit with Alipay or AlipayHK, the newly launched Hong Kong version of Alipay which supports transactions in HKD for Hong Kong users.
|New commercial leadership for Celestyal Cruises in Europe|
Added: 26.09.2017 5:26 | 13 views | 0 comments
Celestyal Cruises has announced the appointment of Andrew Magowan as the company’s new vice president commercial, Europe. Magowan will be responsible for commercial strategy and the development of Celestyal Cruises’ presence and sales distribution in the European region, with a specific focus on the UK market.
|Cunard to add fourth ship to fleet in 2022|
Added: 25.09.2017 6:29 | 13 views | 0 comments
Luxury cruise brand Cunard today announced it is adding a fourth ship to its fleet. This investment is part of the company’s ambitious plans for the future of Cunard globally.
|Refurbishments unveiled for Silver Wind and Silver Whisper|
Added: 22.09.2017 5:26 | 14 views | 0 comments
Ultra-luxury travel innovator Silversea has announced plans for Silver Wind and Silver Whisper to undergo a concrete refurbishment program in some areas of the two ships. The transformation of these two ships will be accomplished in December.
|Wolber appointed chief executive of Crystal Cruises|
Added: 18.09.2017 5:25 | 17 views | 0 comments
Genting Hong Kong has announced the appointment of travel industry veteran Tom Wolber as the president and chief executive of Crystal Cruises.
|US Virgin Islands prepares to welcome first cruise following Hurricane Irma|
Added: 14.09.2017 6:25 | 5 views | 0 comments
St. Croix in the US Virgin Islands will welcome up to 4,000 passengers when Royal Caribbean’s MS Adventure of the Seas docks at the Ann Abramson pier in Frederiksted on Sunday.
|ms Koningsdam to showcase international art collection|
Added: 13.09.2017 5:26 | 14 views | 0 comments
One of the most notable features of any Holland America Line ship is the remarkable collection of museum-quality art on board. The line’s newest vessel, ms Koningsdam, which launched in April 2016, is no exception.
|Silversea Cruises signs with Fincantieri for Silver Moon luxury vessel|
Added: 12.09.2017 4:25 | 3 views | 0 comments
Silversea Cruises and Fincantieri have announced the signing of a contract worth approximately €310 million for the construction of a new ultra-luxury cruise ship. The ship is due to join the Silversea fleet in 2020.
|Royal Caribbean International evacuates staff on-board Enchantment of the Seas|
Added: 10.09.2017 11:26 | 4 views | 0 comments
Royal Caribbean International has evacuated 1,500 employees from Miami on-board the Enchantment of the Seas vessel. A planned sailing of the ship to the Caribbean has been cancelled, with the company instead deciding to move employees to a place of safety ahead of the arrival of Hurricane Irma.
|Beadle to step down from Uniworld in November|
Added: 08.09.2017 7:25 | 14 views | 0 comments
Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection has said UK managing director, Kathryn Beadle, is to retire in November 2017 after three years in her position establishing Uniworld as the leading luxury river cruise brand in the UK market. Beadle was appointed in November 2014 to launch Uniworld as a stand-alone operator in the UK and has overseen its rapid growth, in terms of both sales and reputation.
|Sauleau returns to Silversea as vice president of fleet operations|
Added: 07.09.2017 5:26 | 4 views | 0 comments
Silversea has rehired Christian Sauleau as executive vice president of fleet operations. He will oversee marine, technical, hotel, crewing and entertainment for Silversea’s nine-ship fleet, which is expected to grow further within the next few years.
|Carnival begins work on first fully LNG-powered cruise ship|
Added: 07.09.2017 3:25 | 15 views | 0 comments
Carnival Corporation has marked the official beginning of construction for the first of its seven next-generation cruise ships that will be fully-powered by liquefied natural gas with a keel-laying ceremony at Seatrade Europe in Hamburg.
|Launch ceremony for Seabourn Ovation in Italy|
Added: 04.09.2017 5:26 | 14 views | 0 comments
Seabourn has marked a major construction milestone with a traditional coin and launch ceremony for its newest ship, Seabourn Ovation. The ceremony took place at the Fincantieri shipyard in Sestri, Italy.