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Cruise passenger growth

UK and Irish cruise passengers surpass two million

Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) has announced that more than two million passengers from the UK and Ireland took an ocean cruise last year for the very first time. In total, 2,009,000 UK and Irish...
TUI River Cruises on a sailing on the Daube

TUI River Cruises to launch in 2020

Tour operator TUI will be expanding into the river cruise industry in summer 2020 following the purchase of three passenger ships. Chris Hackney, Managing Director of Cruise for TUI UK and Ireland, said: “We’re incredibly...
Silver Origin on a Galapagos Island cruise

First look at Silversea’s new expedition ship Silver Origin

Silversea has revealed new details of its first-ever destination-specific ship, Silver Origin, which will sail in the Galapagos Islands from summer 2020. Roberto Martinoli, CEO of Silversea, said: “Silver Origin will elevate our industry-leading offering in...
one of the new public spaces on board Seabourn Venture

Seabourn unveils public spaces on new expedition ships

Seabourn has revealed what some of the public spaces will look like on board its two new luxury expedition ships - Venture and a yet-to-be-named sister ship - due to launch in June 2021 and...
Cruising with Jane McDonald joins Emerald Radiance on the Douro River

‘Cruising with Jane McDonald’ joins Emerald Waterways

River cruise line Emerald Waterways has welcomed Jane McDonald on board for a sailing on the Douro River as part of the new series of Channel 5’s Cruising with Jane McDonald. David Winterton, head of...

Nominations open for the British Cruise Awards 2019

LONDON: Nominations have opened for the British Cruise Awards 2019, celebrating the best of the cruise industry. Liz Jarvis, Editor of Cruise International magazine, which organises the British Cruise Awards 2019, said: “The British Cruise...

MSC Bellissima prize draw: Win an exclusive goodie bag

An MSC Bellissima tote bag stocked with themed memorabilia from the brand-new cruise ship is up for grabs in our exclusive prize draw. MSC Bellissima is the newest cruise ship from MSC Cruises. Launched in Southampton...

Wendy Atkin-Smith is Viking Longship godmother

BASEL: Wendy Atkin-Smith, Managing Director of Viking Cruises, has become godmother to Viking Longship, Viking Sigrun, at a ceremony in Switzerland. "I was very honoured to be invited to become the godmother of Viking Sigrun,"...
Seven Seas Splendor with bunting

Seven Seas Splendor suite details revealed

Regent Seven Seas Cruises has revealed more information on the 15 suite categories available on Seven Seas Splendor ahead of its debut in February 2020. Jason Montague, president and CEO of Regent Seven Seas Cruises, said:...
Greek village of Naousa, Paros island, Greece

Win a Celestyal Greek Island cruise

Win a Celestyal Greek Island cruise for two in our brilliant prize draw. We have teamed up with Greece specialist Celestyal Cruises to offer you the chance to win a fabulous seven-night Celestyal Idyllic Aegean cruise for...

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