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Jean-Michel Cousteau Aboard The MS Paul Gauguin In 2016

Jean-Michel Cousteau Aboard The MS Paul Gauguin In 2016

World-Renowned Oceanographer Jean-Michel Cousteau Guest Hosts Four Sailings Aboard The m/s Paul Gauguin In 2016 Paul Gauguin Cruises, operator of the highest-rated and longest continually sailing luxury cruise ship in the South Pacific, the m/s Paul Gauguin, and the 88-guest m/v Tere Moana, announces that world-renowned oceanographer and environmentalist Jean-Michel Cousteau will guest host four sailings on The Gauguin in ...

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Disney Cruise Line to sail first British Isles itinerary in 2016

Disney Cruise Line to sail first British Isles itinerary in 2016

Disney Cruise Line is sailing its first British Isles itinerary, visiting Scotland, England, Ireland and France. Throughout the summer of 2016, Disney Cruise Line also will return to Norway, Iceland and ports of call in more than 15 European countries. In addition to the tour of Europe with limited engagements in the Baltic, Norwegian Fjords, Iceland, British Isles, Greek Isles ...

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Norwegian Star shines with new Dining

Norwegian Star shines with new Dining

Norwegian Star shines with new Dining, Entertainment Venues as Ship readies for Europe Season Norwegian Cruise Line welcomed Norwegian Star back into service on March 17, 2015, following a two-week dry dock where the ship received numerous enhancements and new dining and entertainment venues as she readies for her busy summer season sailing the Baltic Capitals and Norwegian fjords from ...

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Queen Elizabeth names P&O line’s luxury cruise ship Britannia in England

Queen Elizabeth names P&O line's luxury cruise ship Britannia in England

Queen Elizabeth II on Tuesday officially named the Britannia, the newest luxury ship in the British-based P&O Cruises fleet. Prince Philip also attended the ceremony on the docks in Southampton, England. The Britannia bears a union jack design on its bow and takes the name of the queen’s former royal yacht, which was decommissioned in 1997, the BBC reports. During ...

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Controls of 141,000-ton Royal Princess – Cruise ship school

Controls of 141,000-ton Royal Princess - Cruise ship school

As P&O’s new Britannia flagship arrives in Southampton for her naming ceremony on Tuesday, Nigel Thompson takes command of her colossal cousin Royal Princess. Sort of.. Big, red and round. And sending out irresistible “Push Me” invitations a bit like the messages on the cake and bottle in Alice in Wonderland. Now what exactly DOES this Big Red Button do? ...

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First Captain Inger Klein Olsen on Cunard Line’s Queen Victoria

First Captain Inger Klein Olsen on Cunard Line’s Queen Victoria

Knitting sweaters and captaining a cruise ship – it’s all in a day’s work for Inger Klein Thorhauge. When was your interest in ships and sailing first piqued? I’m from the Faroe Islands and grew up by the sea so the interest was always there. As a 16-year-old I worked on cargo ships as a stewardess during the school holidays ...

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LUXURY-LINE CRYSTAL CRUISES HAS BEEN SOLD

LUXURY-LINE CRYSTAL CRUISES HAS BEEN SOLD

LUXURY-LINE CRYSTAL CRUISES HAS BEEN SOLD FOR US$550 MILLION IN CASH TO ASIA’S LARGEST CRUISE COMPANY, GENTING HONG KONG. The deal is expected to close in the second quarter of 2015, and will include a third ship for the line that will “set the highest standard in luxury cruise ships” according to Genting. Genting is a major shareholder of Norwegian ...

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Floating University – Semester at Sea

Floating University - Semester at Sea

Semester at Sea – LIVING, LEARNING, EXPLORING – Ever heard of a concept called ‘Floating University’? Have you not? Then here is a chance to get acquainted with the innovative concept of education. MV Explorer, a cruise vessel known as the ‘Floating University’ will reach Kochi on Friday with more than 1,000 people comprising of students, teachers and crew on ...

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Carnival Magic Cruise – Food Food Choices onboard

Carnival Magic Cruise - Food Food Choices onboard

There’s a lot to share about my family’s recent experience aboard Carnival Magic, but this post is going to focus on one of the main attractions on every cruise line…the food. Yes, we Americans take our food very seriously and it shows with cruisers. I’ve had cruise employees tell me that the first thing American cruisers do upon embarking is ...

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Carnival Cruises partnership with RYA

Carnival Cruises partnership with RYA

The RYA is delighted to announce a great new partnership with Carnival UK to offer its members discounts on P&O Cruises, Cunard and Princess Cruises. RYA members will be able to enjoy a specially negotiated discount of 5% on cruises offered by P&O Cruises and Cunard, with a selection of additional benefits depending upon the cruise you choose, while on ...

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