Cruise

  • Hapag-Lloyd To Order A Third Hanseatic Class Ship

    Hapag-Lloyd To Order A Third Hanseatic Class Ship

    26th May 2018

    Hapag-Lloyd Cruises has been given approval by parent company TUI Group to order a third expedition cruise ship. The newbuilding will be a sister to the 230-berth Polar Class 6 ships Hanseatic Nature and Hanseatic Inspiration, which will be delivered…

  • Ships Monthly July 2018 issue now out

    Ships Monthly July 2018 issue now out

    16th May 2018

    Ships Monthly July 2018 is out now. You can find in-depth news stories about the following: New transatlantic service by ACL, Jumbo Shipping’s new crane vessel, and end of the road cruise ferry Island Escape. Cal Mac plans for a…

  • Independence of the Seas debuts after multi-million pound makeover

    Independence of the Seas debuts after multi-million pound makeover

    14th May 2018

    On 12 May 2018 Independence of the Seas, one of the Royal Caribbean International fleet, arrived at her new home in Southampton, following a multi-million pound makeover. Independence of the Seas has numerous new features including the Sky Pad, a new…

  • New cruise ship Carnival Horizon delivered

    New cruise ship Carnival Horizon delivered

    25th April 2018

    On 18 April 2018 Carnival Cruise Line officially took delivery of the new 133,500gt Carnival Horizon at a ceremony held last month at Fincantieri’s Monfalcone shipyard in Italy. The cruise ship has a capacity of 3960 guests, plus 1450 crew, and is…

  • Ships Monthly June 2018 issue out now

    Ships Monthly June 2018 issue out now

    19th April 2018

    The latest issue of Ships Monthly is out now. The June 2018 issue includes the following. The Waterfront news pages cover: Delivery of the new giant cruise ship Symphony of the Seas Maid of the Loch’s anniversary The sad demolition of…

  • CMV first ship to use New Visby cruise terminal today

    CMV first ship to use New Visby cruise terminal today

    18th April 2018

    Cruise and Maritime Voyages’ Astoria is the first cruise ship to use the new terminal today in Visby, operated by Copenhagen Malmo Port (CMP), on the  island of Gotland, Sweden. The CMV ship is the  first of some 90 cruise…

  • P&O Cruises Ventura completes two-week docking at Damen Brest

    P&O Cruises Ventura completes two-week docking at Damen Brest

    11th April 2018

    The P&O Cruises Grand class cruise ship Ventura has just completed a two-week docking at Damen Shiprepair Brest. Launched in 2008, this was the first visit of the 290m 116,000dwt vessel to the yard, where she underwent a regular docking…

  • CMV rename their new ship Vasco da Gama

    CMV rename their new ship Vasco da Gama

    23rd March 2018

    Following the announcement on 7 March 2018 that Cruise & Maritime Voyages had acquired Pacific Eden from P&O Australia, they invited all their valued Columbus Club members and Trade Partners to participate in naming her. Following the ‘explorer’ theme of the…

  • Latest issue of Ships Monthly out now

    Latest issue of Ships Monthly out now

    20th March 2018

    Ships Monthly May 2018 News includes a look at the vessel of the year, Maersk Master; where to see tall ships in 2018; and jack-up vessel Seafox 5 ready for services. It’ been a good year for Seatruck, the fast…