Cruise News

UK cruise sector welcomed record passenger numbers in 2018

UK cruise sector welcomed record passenger numbers in 2018

CLIA UK & Ireland is expecting to confirm more than two million British travellers took a cruise last year for the first time. The news comes as positive figures from the key 2018 summer travelling period are released, revealing a 2.1 per cent rise on the same period in 2017.

WW takes to the seas with MSC Cruises partnership

WW takes to the seas with MSC Cruises partnership

Following on from the success of four United States and Caribbean cruises on board MSC Divina and MSC Seaside, WW has strengthened its partnership with MSC Cruises to launch its first ever cruise in Europe.

MSC Grandiosa floats out in France

MSC Grandiosa floats out in France

MSC Cruises and Chantiers de l’Atlantique have celebrated the float out of MSC Grandiosa at the shipyard in Saint-Nazaire. The ship has now been moved to a wet dock, where work on the vessel will continue until her delivery in October.

Marella Cruises passengers jet off to Langkawi, Malaysia

Marella Cruises passengers jet off to Langkawi, Malaysia

TUI Airways is operating the flights from Manchester, Birmingham and London Gatwick to fly cruisers to the Langkawi homeport for Enchanting Far East and Eastern Sunsets itineraries, forming part of Marella Cruises’ new Asia programme.