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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 Cruises Britannia

All the British Isles cruises setting sail this summer

With international travel still a sticking point, the cruise industry may be running a little differently this summer. Even so, you can still get your fix of the high seas with these British Isles...
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P&O’s Arvia to sail maiden season in the Caribbean

P&O Cruises brand-new ship, Arvia, will sail its maiden season in the Caribbean in January 2023. P&O's Arvia, dubbed the 'epitome of a sunshine resort', is set to launch in December 2022 and will offer...
P&O Cruises ship Britannia, launched in 2015

P&O Cruises confirms guests will need vaccine to travel

P&O Cruises says guests will need to have had both doses of the Covid-19 vaccine in order to travel this summer, including those heading onboard the cruise line's UK 'staycation' voyages.  Following the launch of...
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P&O Cruises to offer ‘ultimate escape’ with UK staycation cruises this summer

P&O Cruises will offer a series of short break and week-long UK cruises as 'the ultimate escape' staycation this summer. Following further cancellations to the summer cruise itinerary, P&O Cruises has a special treat on...
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P&O Cruises to name brand-new ship ‘Arvia’

P&O Cruises has announced the name of it's brand-new Excel class ship, Arvia.   P&O Cruises has revealed the name of it's brand-new Excel class ship, set to join the fleet in December 2022. The ship,...

Cruise With Confidence: the latest cancellation policy updates

Aerial view of the Caribbean Sea © iStock For anyone unsure about booking a cruise holiday in the current climate the cruise industry is taking measures to ensure consumers feel as confident as possible with...
P&O Cruises' ship Britannia

P&O Cruises and Cunard suspend operations until April

Southampton: As a result of the continued impact of COVID-19, and following the recommendation by the Cruise Lines International Association for cruise lines to voluntarily and temporarily suspend operations for 30 days, P&O Cruises...

P&O Cruises teams up with Gary Barlow

P&O Cruises has announced Take That frontman Gary Barlow as its new brand ambassador and the musical director of Iona's The 710 Club. Paul Ludlow, president of P&O Cruises, said: “We are immensely proud to have someone...

P&O Cruises announces star-studded Ionafest

P&O Cruises has revealed its latest ship Iona will host Ionafest, a brand new floating festival starring artists, DJs and entertainers such as Clean Bandit, Blur’s Alex James and presenter Sara Cox. Paul Ludlow, president...

P&O Cruises Norway cruise review

Julie Peasgood enjoys the company of master pâtissier Eric Lanlard as well as spectacular scenery on a P&O Cruises Norway cruise. On my P&O Cruises Norway cruise, there’s an excited queue forming as I board the...

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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