Author: Alice Chambers

Alice Chambers is a writer for cruiseandferry.net, producing daily content for the website such as news articles on cruise and ferry lines, itineraries and interiors.

Schottel fits new propulsion systems onboard Temesa’s Sengerema

Schottel fits new propulsion systems onboard Temesa’s Sengerema

Schottel

By Alice Chambers | 08 August 2022

The 1985-built ferry operates on Lake Victoria in East Africa and will now run more efficiently

Carnival Corporation to upgrade entire fleet’s technological systems

Carnival Corporation to upgrade entire fleet’s technological systems

Carnival Corporation

By Alice Chambers | 08 August 2022

It will improve its energy savings and reduce fuel consumption across its nine cruise line brands

Deltamarin to design new vessel for operator Finferries

Deltamarin to design new vessel for operator Finferries

Visit Finland/Jaakko Kivela

By Alice Chambers | 05 August 2022

The new ferry will be built at shipyard HL-Metal and will operate between Finnish archipelagos

BIO-UV Group supplies BWTS for Polar Quest Expeditions

BIO-UV Group supplies BWTS for Polar Quest Expeditions

BIO-UV Group

By Alice Chambers | 04 August 2022

The company has now installed its systems on five of Cruise Management International’s vessels

Marella Cruises expands spa offerings onboard its ships

Marella Cruises expands spa offerings onboard its ships

Marella Cruises

By Alice Chambers | 04 August 2022

Line partners with OneSpaWorld to provide ocean-inspired product and services

The class of 2022: Outstanding new onboard spaces

The class of 2022: Outstanding new onboard spaces
By Alice Chambers | 29 July 2022

With new ships launching at such a phenomenal rate it’s hard to keep up with the latest output of the creative powerhouses that shape the onboard experience. In this feature, Alice Chambers highlights a series of interior spaces that are sure to appeal to passengers onboard some of the cruise ships and ferries debuting this year

Alice Chambers highlights a series of new interiors that are sure to appeal to passengers

Porto Cruise Terminal celebrates inaugural visit of Disney Magic

Porto Cruise Terminal celebrates inaugural visit of Disney Magic

Porto Cruise Terminal

By Alice Chambers | 28 July 2022

Guests on Disney Cruise Line’s ship were welcomed by traditional Portuguese dancers and port wine

Costa Group starts using biofuels onboard AIDAprima

Costa Group starts using biofuels onboard AIDAprima

AIDACruises

By Alice Chambers | 28 July 2022

The ship was fuelled in Rotterdam as part of the group’s strategy to decarbonise its fleet

Explora Journeys enhances online booking process

Explora Journeys enhances online booking process

Explora Journeys

By Alice Chambers | 21 July 2022

The cruise line is using the Amadeus Cruise Portal to improve booking experience for travel agents

SH Vega: bringing elegance to cultural expedition cruises

SH Vega: bringing elegance to cultural expedition cruises

CFR

By Alice Chambers | 21 July 2022

Alice Chambers reports on Swan Hellenic’s christening of SH Vega and its onboard offerings

Resorts World Cruises partners with IBS Software

Resorts World Cruises partners with IBS Software

IBS Software

By Alice Chambers | 21 July 2022

Newly launched brand has implemented iTravel reservation system to personalise guest experiences

Interior view: Norwegian Cruise Line’s Norwegian Prima

Interior view: Norwegian Cruise Line’s Norwegian Prima
By Alice Chambers | 21 July 2022

Norwegian Cruise Line’s Eamonn Ferrin tells Alice Chambers about the innovations onboard the cruise line’s new Prima-class vessel

Eamonn Ferrin reveals the innovations onboard the cruise line’s new Prima-class vessel

Holland America Line prepares for its 150th anniversary celebrations

Holland America Line prepares for its 150th anniversary celebrations

Holland America Line

By Alice Chambers | 18 July 2022

The brand will offer two transatlantic crossings onboard its newest ship Rotterdam

Carnival on track to achieve 2030 sustainability goals

Carnival on track to achieve 2030 sustainability goals

Carnival Corporation

By Alice Chambers | 14 July 2022

The 12th annual sustainability report, Sustainable from Ship to Shore, was released 13 July 2022

Adriatic Sea Forum to reflect on maritime tourism in the Adriatic

Adriatic Sea Forum to reflect on maritime tourism in the Adriatic

Adriatic Sea Forum

By Alice Chambers | 14 July 2022

6-7 October 2022; Bari, Italy

Other topics explored will include itineraries, sustainability and the economic impact of the industry

Interior View: Saga Cruises’ Spirit of the Danube

Interior View: Saga Cruises’ Spirit of the Danube

Chris Kennedy

By Alice Chambers | 14 July 2022

Saga Cruises’ newest river cruise vessel boasts a boutique interior design inspired by the local culture and nature of the areas it will visit along the Danube River

The boutique interiors onboard the river cruise vessel are inspired by the areas it will visit

Why restore ship interiors with Peninsula Contract Furnishings?

Why restore ship interiors with Peninsula Contract Furnishings?
By Alice Chambers | 08 July 2022

Richard Waterworth explains how the company’s services save costs and the environment

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines to return to cruising from Scotland

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines to return to cruising from Scotland

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines

By Alice Chambers | 07 July 2022

The line’s ship Balmoral will depart from Edinburgh for the Norwegian fjords on 8 July 2022

Senesco Marine starts building Casco Bay Lines ferry

Senesco Marine starts building Casco Bay Lines ferry

Elliot Bay Design Group

By Alice Chambers | 07 July 2022

Hybrid-electric vessel was designed by Elliot Bay Design Group and will feature technology from ABB

Making onboard spaces into unique places

Making onboard spaces into unique places
By Alice Chambers | 06 July 2022

Forbo Flooring Systems’ Jason Holmes tells Alice Chambers about the new Flotex Vision FR marine collection and how he designs floor coverings for the marine industry

Forbo Flooring Systems’ Jason Holmes discusses the new Flotex Vision FR marine collection

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