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Virgin Voyages announces Scarlet Lady’s maiden passenger sailing will take place from Portsmouth, UK this summer

Virgin Voyages announces Scarlet Lady’s maiden passenger sailing will take place from Portsmouth, UK this summer

Virgin Voyages has announced Scarlet Lady’s first ever commercial passenger sailing will take place from Portsmouth, UK this …
Apr 8, 2021 / Cruise
WATCH: Crystal Endeavor Undergoes Sea Trials

WATCH: Crystal Endeavor Undergoes Sea Trials

Crystal Endeavor (CruiseMapper), the 200-passenger ultra-luxury cruise ship, has successfully performed sea trials over three-days …
Apr 6, 2021 / Cruise
ULSTEIN announces record-low cruise ship emissions

ULSTEIN announces record-low cruise ship emissions

Following the successful sea trial of the Ocean Victory (CruiseMapper) which was completed in February 2021, the charterer …
Mar 29, 2021 / Cruise
AIDA ships dock for the first time at the new Dubai Cruise Terminal

AIDA ships dock for the first time at the new Dubai Cruise Terminal

AIDAprima and AIDAvita (CruiseMapper) were the first cruise ships to dock at the new Dubai Cruise Terminal on March 16, 2021. The …
Mar 24, 2021 / Cruise
Fred.Olsen announces cruises from Portsmouth in 2022

Fred.Olsen announces cruises from Portsmouth in 2022

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has unveiled a brand new programme of cruising for 2022/23 as the line gears up for a return to sailing, …
Mar 16, 2021 / Cruise
Viking Line to arrange unique cruise between Helsinki and Turku this summer

Viking Line to arrange unique cruise between Helsinki and Turku this summer

In July, Viking Line’s vessels will sail from Helsinki to the host ports for the Tall Ships Races and to the Rockoff Festival in …
Mar 1, 2021 / Cruise
Braemar to repeat record-breaking voyage of Corinth Canal in 2022 with new cruise unveiled by Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines (Video)

Braemar to repeat record-breaking voyage of Corinth Canal in 2022 with new cruise unveiled by Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines (Video)

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ small ship Braemar is set to repeat history when it returns to the narrow Corinth Canal in April 2022. …
Feb 24, 2021 / Cruise
MEYER WERFT starts building the Arvia for P&O Cruises

MEYER WERFT starts building the Arvia for P&O Cruises

With the start of burning, MEYER WERFT began construction of the new Arvia cruise ship (CruiseMapper) for the British shipping …
Feb 22, 2021 / Cruise
Successful seatrials of Ulstein-designed expedition cruise vessels

Successful seatrials of Ulstein-designed expedition cruise vessels

In the first week of February 2021 the expedition cruise vessels 'Ocean Explorer' and 'Ocean Victory', of the ULSTEIN CX103 …
Feb 9, 2021 / Cruise
Government of Canada announces one-year ban for pleasure craft and cruise vessels

Government of Canada announces one-year ban for pleasure craft and cruise vessels

The Government of Canada continues to monitor the evolving COVID-19 pandemic and the impact it is having on the marine and tourism …
Feb 5, 2021 / Cruise