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Uniworld to make Amazon debut in 2020

Uniworld to make Amazon debut in 2020

Uniworld has announced that it will set sail in South America for the first time. The boutique river cruise collection will offer two new itineraries on the Peruvian Amazon aboard the Aria Amazon, set to debut in September.

Viva Cruises to launch MS Seaventure in 2021

Viva Cruises to launch MS Seaventure in 2021

River cruise specialist Viva Cruises is entering the expedition market with its new ship MS Seaventure. Viva Cruises now offers four-star expedition cruising for just 164 guests.

DFDS wins global title at World Travel Awards

DFDS wins global title at World Travel Awards

DFDS operates one of the largest networks of passenger and freight ferry routes in and around Europe. Its UK ferry services run from Dover to Calais and Dunkirk, from Newhaven to Dieppe and from Newcastle to Amsterdam.

Keel laying for latest Holland America Line vessel in Italy

Keel laying for latest Holland America Line vessel in Italy

Holland America Line has celebrated the keel laying of its new 2,668-passenger ‘Ryndam’ at Fincantieri’s Marghera shipyard in Italy. A 505-ton block, measuring 14 by 34 meters, was lowered by crane into the yard’s building dock, marking the official beginning of construction.

MSC Grandiosa christened in Hamburg, Germany

MSC Grandiosa christened in Hamburg, Germany

Following on from the christening, MSC Grandiosa will embark on a grand tour, visiting Southampton in the UK, Lisbon in Portugal, Barcelona in Spain, Marseille in France and Genoa in Italy, before commencing her usual seven-night cruises on November 23rd.

Hornblower to acquire City Cruises

Hornblower to acquire City Cruises

City Cruises has been acquired by Hornblower UK, an American dining and excursion cruise operator based out of San Francisco. City Cruises was founded in 1985 and now comprises the operation on the River Thames, City Cruises York, City Cruises Poole, ThamesJet and R.S Hispaniola.