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Celebrity Edge arrives in UK ahead of summer season

Celebrity Edge arrives in UK ahead of summer season

Celebrity Edge has arrived into the UK today in advance of a summer season sailing in Europe. The ship boasts a wealth of high-tech innovations. One of the most impressive is the latest in facial recognition software; imagine arriving on the ship and going from your transfer to the Magic Carpet in ten minutes.

Aqua Expeditions acquires two new boutique vessels

Aqua Expeditions acquires two new boutique vessels

Singapore-based boutique cruise line Aqua Expeditions has announced two new fleet additions: Aqua Blu and Aqua Nera. Itineraries will cover tropical islands where wildlife, culture and age-old traditions reside in addition to the world’s best diving and snorkelling sites.

A-Rosa River Cruises unveils plans for new ship

A-Rosa River Cruises unveils plans for new ship

A-Rosa River Cruises has ordered a new ship, for delivery in spring 2021, with new onboard technology to reduce the line’s environmental footprint, and designed specifically to appeal to families and multi-generational guests.

MSC Cruises unveils plans for PortMiami terminal

MSC Cruises unveils plans for PortMiami terminal

Designed by the award-winning global architecture firm Arquitectonica, MSC Cruises’ exclusive new PortMiami terminals will be capable of hosting two mega cruise ships at the same time, allowing the Company to conduct two turnaround operations simultaneously, handling up to 28,000 passenger movements per day.

TripAdvisor moves into cruise review market

TripAdvisor moves into cruise review market

TripAdvisor Cruises expands its offering to both new and seasoned cruisers with the ability to consider a cruise holiday, as they read and write cruise ship reviews, share photos and shop for great deals.

Tui Group to move into river cruising in 2020

Tui Group to move into river cruising in 2020

From summer 2020, Tui Group will be expanding into the river cruise industry following the purchase of three passenger ships. Tui River Cruises will offer adults the flexibility to create their trip when it comes to river cruising, with the option to create bespoke packages to suit their every need.

Holland America Line reveals historic name for new ship

Holland America Line reveals historic name for new ship

In a nod to its long line of historic ships, Holland America Line has announced that its next Pinnacle class ship will be called Ryndam. The new build, due for delivery in May 2021, will be the fourth ship in the company’s history to carry the name.

Virgin Voyages to sail to Cuba from 2020

Virgin Voyages to sail to Cuba from 2020

The deal was formalised by Virgin Voyages president, Tom McAlpin, and Diana Block-Garcia, vice president of destination, itinerary and revenue at the cruise line, following a meeting with La Habana Cruise Port officials.