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TUI Group to expand hotel portfolio in financial 2019

TUI Group to expand hotel portfolio in financial 2019

TUI Group is set to expand its international concept hotel portfolio with the addition of 12 new TUI Sensimar hotels over the next financial year. There will also be an additional three TUI Family Life hotels in financial year 2019.

Celebrity Cruises launches Celebrity Edge audio tour app

Celebrity Cruises launches Celebrity Edge audio tour app

Narrated by Royal Caribbean Cruises chairman, Richard Fain, and Celebrity Cruises president, Lisa Lutoff-Perlo, the tour uses binaural audio, soundscaping, and 3-D augmented reality technology to give guests ultimate behind-the-scenes access to the story of this ground-breaking new ship.

Scenic Eclipse further delayed following shipyard strikes

Scenic Eclipse further delayed following shipyard strikes

Scenic Luxury Cruises & Tours has been forced to delay the launch of its first ocean-going ship for a second time. The company blamed the “continuing financial issues” at the Uljanik shipyard in Pula, Croatia, pointing in particular to a strike by specialist engine and systems commissioning workers.

Southampton begins expansion at Ocean Cruise Terminal

Southampton begins expansion at Ocean Cruise Terminal

Construction work has begun to upgrade Ocean Cruise Terminal at the Port of Southampton, to support continued growth in the cruise sector. Representatives from ABP, Carnival UK and contractors, Graham, came together to mark the start of main construction work for this major investment at Ocean Terminal.