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P&O Cruises is a British-American owned cruise line based at Carnival House in Southampton, England, and operated by Carnival UK. Originally a constituent of the Peninsular & Oriental Steam Navigation Company, P&O Cruises is the oldest cruise line in the world, having operated the world's first passenger ships in the early 19th Century.

P&O cancels Tripoli

P&O Cruises has cancelled all three scheduled calls to Tripoli due to the war taking place there. Adonia's call to Tripoli on 30 December 2011 has been replaced with a call to La Goulette, Tunisia...

P&O and Cunard announce 2013 world cruises

P&O Cruises and Cunard Line have announced their biggest ever programme of world cruises in their 2013 brochures, which are published on 14 July, 2011. Four P&O ships  – Adonia, Aurora, Arcadia and Azura –...

P&O announces biggest new ship

P&O Cruises will expand its fleet with a 141,000-tonne cruise ship scheduled to enter service in March 2015. The as-yet-unnamed 3,611-passenger vessel will be the largest in the P&O Cruises fleet, as well as the...
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P&O Adonia

P&O Adonia is the smallest of P&O's ships, carrying  just 710 passengers. Ocean Cruise Passenger capacity: 710 Passenger Decks: 9 Total Cabins: 355 Cabins (Balcony): Cabins (Outside): Cabins (Inside): Draught: 5.90m Gross Tonnage: 30,300 Restaurants: 3 Bars: 8 Swimming Pools: 2 Spa: Yes Gym: Yes Casino: No Exclusively...

Dame Shirley Bassey names P&O’s new ship

Dame Shirley Bassey named P&O's latest ship Adonia in a ceremony in Southampton today (Sunday 22 May) Aided by the master of ceremonies, actor and star of Downtown Abbey, Hugh Bonneville, around 500 guests...

Derren Brown and Russell Watson on P&O

Illusionist Derren Brown and internationally-renowned tenor Russell Watson (left) will be performing on board a series of P&O mini-cruises this winter. Brown will bring his unique brand of magic and illusion to a three-night cruise...

Royal Wedding Cruise Celebrations

With the Royal Wedding drawing ever closer, Cruise International decided to investigate which cruise lines will be celebrating the wedding of the century at sea. Cunard With strong ties to the British Royal Family, Queen...

Cruising with the family

A cruise can be a fabulous way to see the world while keeping the kids happy and engaged. Flo Powell, Director of the Association of Cruise Experts (ACE), investigates what’s on offer for families...
Seaside on Mykonos in the Greek Islands compliments of hpschaefer

Expert Advice: The best of the Med

  More than 25 cruise lines sail the Med in the summer, offering everything from mini-cruises to grand voyages, and visiting every destination imaginable – including some you’ve probably never heard of. Jane Archer explains how...

Cruise lines increase fuel surcharges

Increases in fuel surcharges will lead to a rise in the overall costs of future cruise bookings, featured the Telegraph. Excess charges of £4 per day have been blamed upon a rise in the price...

Cruise International

Cruise International is the UK’s highest-selling newsstand travel magazine dedicated to cruise holidays. Packed with inspirational reviews, the hottest destination advice, celebrity interviews and the very latest ocean and river cruise news, it helps both new and experienced cruisers alike plan their next trip. With its high production values, stunning photography and outstanding editorial, Cruise International is first choice for Britain’s 1.75 million annual cruise holidaymakers.







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