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5 incredible OceaniaNEXT initiatives

Promotional feature: 5 incredible OceaniaNEXT initiatives New ships, better-than-new ships, Ralph Lauren-furnished suites, new dining experiences and onboard enhancements await Oceania Cruises guests.  It is almost a year since Oceania Cruises launched game-changing OceaniaNEXT initiatives, and in that...

Scenic Eclipse completes sea trials

Scenic Eclipse, the world’s first 'discovery yacht', has successfully completed sea trials ahead of its highly-anticipated launch on 15 August.   “It was a real pleasure to take Scenic Eclipse out to sea for the first...
Virgin Voyages announces new itineraries after Cuba travel ban

Virgin Voyages reveal new sailings following Cuba ban

Virgin Voyages has developed new itineraries after the US Government recently banned cruise lines from operating in Cuba. The new cruise line from Sir Richard Branson featured Havana heavily in its debut programme before the Trump...

Disney Cruise Line reveals autumn 2020 itineraries

Disney Cruise Line has announced its Halloween and winter holiday sailings to tropical destinations from New York, California, Texas and Florida for 2020. Halloween on the High Seas returns to Disney Cruise Line in September and...

Duchess of Cornwall becomes Godmother of Spirit of Discovery

HRH The Duchess of Cornwall has been announced as the Godmother of Saga’s newly built boutique ship Spirit of Discovery. Lance Batchelor, group CEO of Saga, said: “I am delighted that The Duchess of Cornwall...

New Royal Caribbean ship Spectrum of the Seas makes debut

Spectrum of the Seas, the first ship in Royal Caribbean International’s Quantum Ultra class, made its highly-anticipated debut in Shanghai, China, yesterday. “Royal Caribbean has always been known for innovating and pushing the boundaries and...
Spirit of Discovery completes conveyance

Saga’s Spirit of Discovery begins journey to Dover

Spirit of Discovery, Saga Cruises' first-ever new-build cruise ship, has completed its transfer from the Meyer Weft shipyard in Papenburg, Germany, to the open sea, marking the official start of its journey towards its...
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Virgin Voyages teams up with Mark Ronson

Virgin Voyages has announced Mark Ronson will curate the onboard music and entertainment line-up for its inaugural sailings on board Scarlet Lady in 2020. “I’m thrilled to be part of the Virgin Voyages’ Creative Collective, helping...
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Voting opens for the British Cruise Awards 2019

Voting has opened on the shortlist for the British Cruise Awards 2019, the most prestigious awards in the cruise industry calendar. Liz Jarvis, Editor of Cruise International magazine, that hosts the awards, said: "The British cruise industry...
Mary Berry and Paul Hervey-Brookes at award-winning 'The Art of Viking' garden

Viking wins gold at RHS Chelsea

'The Art of Viking' garden, sponsored by Viking and designed by Paul Hervey-Brookes, has been awarded a gold medal at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2019. Wendy Atkin-Smith, managing director of Viking Cruises UK, who...

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