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  • 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…

  • Royal Caribbean announces ex-UK sailings for 2019

    Royal Caribbean announces ex-UK sailings for 2019

    17th March 2018

    During early March 2018 Royal Caribbean announced its Ex-UK sailings for 2019. Independence of the Seas, will continue to call Southampton her home for the 2019 season following her return to the UK this May after an incredible multi-million pound makeover. UK holidaymakers…

  • CMV announces addition of a sixth ship to fleet

    CMV announces addition of a sixth ship to fleet

    9th March 2018

    To coincide with the opening of ITB Berlin Travel Show and Seatrade Cruise Global in Fort Lauderdale in early March 2018, the CMV Travel & Leisure Group announced the acquisition of Pacific Eden from P&O Cruises Australia. Pacific Eden’s new…

  • AIDA Orders Third LNG Ship

    AIDA Orders Third LNG Ship

    7th March 2018

    Carnival Corporation has ordered a third 5,400-berth cruise ship for its AIDA Cruises division. The new 180,000gt ship, which is being built by Meyer Werft in Papenburg, is scheduled for delivery in 2023. It will be capable of being fully…

  • Steel cutting ceremony for new ship Spirit of Discovery

    Steel cutting ceremony for new ship Spirit of Discovery

    6th March 2018

    A steel cutting ceremony was held for Spirit of Discovery, Saga Cruises’ first bespoke-built boutique ship, in early March 2018. The event took place last week at the Meyer Werft shipyard in Papenberg, Germany, to mark the start of construction…

  • New ship for TUI Cruises

    New ship for TUI Cruises

    1st March 2018

    TUI Cruises is set to make another new ship order official with Meyer Turku, as Mein Schiff 7 will be delivered in 2023. The ship is reportedly a sister to the new Mein Schiff 1, so it would have capacity…