Cruise

  • Windermere’s newest vessel  shipshape and ready for passengers

    Windermere’s newest vessel shipshape and ready for passengers

    15th May 2021

    Windermere Lake Cruises has undertaken a complex operation to return its newest vessel MV ‘Swift’ back to the water after undergoing routine checks to ensure she is shipshape for the new visitor season. Swift became the biggest boat to be…

  • Norwegian Prima to be the first Leonardo class ship

    Norwegian Prima to be the first Leonardo class ship

    14th May 2021

    Norwegian Cruise Line has announced the name of its newest ship, which is due to arrive in summer 2022. Norwegian Prima will be the first of six Prima class ships. The new ship will carry 3,215 passengers, fewer than the…

  • MSC Virtuosa debuts in Southampton

    MSC Virtuosa debuts in Southampton

    13th May 2021

    The new 181,541gt cruise ship MSC Virtuosa made her maiden arrival at Southampton on 12 May 2021 ready to welcome guests as cruising restarts in the UK. MSC Virtuosa will embark on her maiden voyage around the British Isles on…

  • Ships Monthly May 2021 issue out now

    Ships Monthly May 2021 issue out now

    29th April 2021

    Ships Monthly May 2021 The latest issue of Ships Monthly is out now, and as usual it is packed with news and in-depth features, including a focus on HMS Bristol, USS Carl Vinson, Stena Europe, Wasa Express, and Delta Line’s…

  • Cruise ship Disney Magic comes to Portland

    Cruise ship Disney Magic comes to Portland

    26th April 2021

    The cruise ship Disney Magic (1998/83,969gt) made a brief visit to Portland Harbour during April, and is pictured there on 20 April just before getting underway back to Dover. She was in Portland Harbour for an underwater inspection. This summer…

  • Celebrity Beyond floated out at St Nazaire

    Celebrity Beyond floated out at St Nazaire

    7th April 2021

    Celebrity Beyond, the latest ship in the award-winning Edge Series from Celebrity Cruises, completed her float out at the Chantiers de l’Atlantique shipyard in St Nazaire, France on 1 April 2021. This significant occasion marks a key milestone in her construction,…