MEYER WERFT announces handover of Spirit of Discovery

MEYER WERFT announces handover of Spirit of Discovery

Spirit of Discovery, the first of two new cruise ships for the British cruise line Saga Cruises, will be leaving the harbour of Emden next week as planned. The handover of the new cruise ship will take place before …
Jun 21, 2019 /  Cruise
Knud E.Hansen Reveals its Latest Ship Design - A 110-metre Adventure Wind Cruise Vessel

Knud E.Hansen Reveals its Latest Ship Design - A 110-metre Adventure Wind Cruise Vessel

KNUD E. HANSEN announced yesterday its latest design, a 110-metre Wind Cruise Vessel. This is a sail-assisted cruise vessel that can accommodate up to 100 passengers and has a range of 6000 nautical miles. This design is …
Jun 20, 2019 /  Cruise
5 Tips to Prepare You for the Best Cruise so Far

5 Tips to Prepare You for the Best Cruise so Far

Going on a cruise can be a wonderful idea for a tropical vacation for people of all ages. It’s the perfect combo between the luxury and comfort of hotel rooms and the adventures you can take on your own, meaning …
Jun 18, 2019 /  Cruise
MEYER WERFT held keel laying ceremony for the new cruise ship IONA

MEYER WERFT held keel laying ceremony for the new cruise ship IONA

The keel laying ceremony of the new cruise ship for the British P&O Cruises with vessel number S. 710 has been yet another milestone at the MEYER WERFT in Papenburg. It marked the official start for assembling the …
Jun 17, 2019 /  Cruise
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