The world's most luxurious cruise ships ever built

The world's most luxurious cruise ships ever built

Since its boom in popularity in the 19th, the cruise ship industry has gone through significant changes. It started as transoceanic transportation and tropical vacation that were only available to the individuals from …
Jun 14, 2019 /  Cruise
First cruise ship of season arrives at Port of Nanaimo

First cruise ship of season arrives at Port of Nanaimo

The first cruise ship of the season, the 596 guest Silversea Cruises Silver Muse (see also CruiseMapper), a luxury cruise line based in Monaco, will dock at the Port of Nanaimo Sunday, June 16. The vessel will arrive …
Jun 12, 2019 /  Cruise
Coral Expeditions Orders Second Expedition Cruise Ship from VARD after Coral Adventurer success

Coral Expeditions Orders Second Expedition Cruise Ship from VARD after Coral Adventurer success

VARD is cementing its relationship with Australia’s Coral Expeditions following the success of the recently delivered Coral Adventurer vessel (see also CruiseMapper), built at Vard Vung Tau in Vietnam. …
Jun 6, 2019 /  Cruise
Port of Southampton welcomes Sun Princess on maiden call

Port of Southampton welcomes Sun Princess on maiden call

The Port of Southampton has welcomed the Sun Princess (see also CruiseMapper) cruise ship on her maiden call. A traditional plaque and key ceremony took place on board the ship to mark her first call to …
May 30, 2019 /  Cruise
Nieuw Statendam makes a maiden call at Port of Kiel

Nieuw Statendam makes a maiden call at Port of Kiel

Coming from Stockholm, the latest newbuilding of Holland America Line’s fleet (HAL), Nieuw Statendam, arrived in the port of Kiel for its maiden call in the early Thursday morning (23rd May). During the …
May 23, 2019 /  Cruise
Cruise traffic generates EUR 176 million and 1,100 jobs in the Stockholm region

Cruise traffic generates EUR 176 million and 1,100 jobs in the Stockholm region

A new independent survey shows the economic importance of the international cruise traffic and Stockholm’s power of attraction as a cruise destination. During 2018 the external company GP Wild carried out a survey …
May 16, 2019 /  Cruise
Dream Cruises Selects SES Networks’ Game-Changing Connectivity for Cruise Fleet

Dream Cruises Selects SES Networks’ Game-Changing Connectivity for Cruise Fleet

Guests and crew onboard World Dream, Genting Dream and the recently launched Explorer Dream will experience transformational, ultra-fast, low-latency connectivity powered by SES Networks’ Signature Maritime …
May 15, 2019 /  Cruise
New Cruise Season starts at the Port of Riga

New Cruise Season starts at the Port of Riga

At the end of April, the Port of Riga opened the 2019 cruise season when the 300 m cruise ship MSC Poesia entered the port. MSC Poesia (see also CruiseMapper) is owned by the cruise line MSC and brought more than 2,500 …
May 14, 2019 /  Cruise
Norwegenkai shore-based ship power plant inaugurated (Video)

Norwegenkai shore-based ship power plant inaugurated (Video)

The PORT OF KIEL’s first shore-based power supply plant for shipping was officially inaugurated at the Norwegenkai on May 9th. The facility was declared open jointly by the Minister-President of the federal state …
May 10, 2019 /  Cruise
Port of Kiel strengthens its partnership with MSC Cruises

Port of Kiel strengthens its partnership with MSC Cruises

The PORT OF KIEL and the shipping company of MSC Cruises are going to intensify their long-lasting partnership. The corresponding letter of intent was signed on 27th April by Pierfrancesco Vago, Executive Chairman at MSC …
May 9, 2019 /  Cruise