New Cruise Ships News

Carnival Magic floated out in Italy

Carnival Magic floated out in Italy

18th Oct 2010 Cruise News

With less than seven months until her maiden voyage, the new Carnival Magic cruise ship has reached another construction milestone after being “floated out” in Italy. Carnival Magic is slated to debut with a nine-day cruise from Venice to Barcelona in May next year, before heading to a new base in Texas.

Norwegian Epic’s Transatlantic Crossing Set For June 24, 2010

Norwegian Epic’s Transatlantic Crossing Set For June 24, 2010

29th Dec 2009 Press Release Cruise News

Norwegian Cruise Line announced today that Norwegian Epic, the company’s largest and most innovative ship to date currently under construction in France, will make her inaugural transatlantic seven-day cruise on June 24, 2010, departing from London (Southampton). The 4,200 passenger Freestyle Cruising ship will arrive in New York, her first port of call in the United States, on July 1, 2010. In addition, Norwegian Cruise Line also announced that a new seven-day Eastern Caribbean cruise has been added to Norwegian Epic’s inaugural season, departing Miami on July 10, 2010, one week earlier than previously scheduled.

New Ship for Saga Fleet

New Ship for Saga Fleet

5th Aug 2009 Press Release Cruise News

Saga Rose, the flagship of the Saga cruise fleet, has been a firm favourite with Saga cruisers – maintaining a tradition of classic cruising and carrying well over 100,000 people to great destinations across the globe.  There has been a series of very special final cruises, which culminate in the farewell cruise departing Southampton on 30th October heading for the Mediterranean.

Oasis of the Seas enters final stages

24th Nov 2008 Press Release Airline News

Royal Caribbean International’s ‘Oasis of the Seas’ has reached an important maritime milestone when she was “floated out”—moved from dry dock to wet dock—to begin the final stages of interior work. The ship is under construction at STX Europe in Turku, Finland.