With the debut of its latest acquisition, a 60-foot Monte Carlo 6, the hotel is weighing anchor with a crew of three and a private butler with champagne picnic in tow for bespoke excursions along the Saigon River.
In an industry-first, events took place at Fincantieri shipyard in Monfalcone, Italy, to mark the construction progress for each of the 3,660-guest Sky Princess, Enchanted Princess and a sixth Royal-class ship yet to be named.
Virgin Group founder Richard Branson and Virgin Voyages president Tom McAlpin announced today that the line is officially open for business, with the company’s first ship, Scarlet Lady, now open for bookings.
Princess Cruises has announced the appointment of Ellie Webb as sales manager for its agent-facing regional business team. Starting on March 4th, Webb will manage five territory managers across the UK.
Ongoing financial challenges faced by the Uljanik Shipyard, where the Scenic Eclipse is being built, have caused a range of problems, Scenic said.
Late departures and overnight stays in iconic destinations are among the key features of P&O Cruises new ship Iona’s inaugural winter season.
Hurtigruten has announced that national key account manager, Mark Walter, has been promoted to the role of head of sales for the UK trade.
Holland America Line has hosted a dedication ceremony for Nieuw Statendam at Port Everglades in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. TV star Oprah Winfrey officially named the ship in a ceremony on board.
Princess Cruises’ 2,670-guest ship, Diamond Princess, has received a multi-million-pound two-week refit. The ship now includes enhanced entertainment capabilities and an upgraded spa and gym.