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.

Viking will debut its fifth Seine River vessel in 2025

Viking will debut its fifth Seine River vessel in 2025

Viking

By Alice Chambers | 02 February 2023

Upcoming Viking Longship will operate on the brand’s ‘Paris and the Heart of Normandy’ itinerary

Cruise Baltic members hosted 257 per cent more cruise guests in 2022

Cruise Baltic members hosted 257 per cent more cruise guests in 2022

Per Pixel Petersson

By Alice Chambers | 02 February 2023

Northern European region welcomed 3.5 million guests and 2,415 calls at 32 ports

Port Tampa Bay’s new application helps cruise guests to explore the city

Port Tampa Bay’s new application helps cruise guests to explore the city

Port Tampa Bay

By Alice Chambers | 02 February 2023

Passengers can create personalised routes to visit historical sites, restaurants, shops and more 

Destination Plymouth and Brittany Ferries to promote sustainable travel

Destination Plymouth and Brittany Ferries to promote sustainable travel

Destination Plymouth

By Alice Chambers | 26 January 2023

Partnership will encourage more people to take the ferry between Plymouth and Normandy, France

Kafetzis brothers to co-captain Celebrity Cruises’ upcoming ship

Kafetzis brothers to co-captain Celebrity Cruises’ upcoming ship

Celebrity Cruises

By Alice Chambers | 26 January 2023

Dimitrios and Tasos will alternate their time onboard Celebrity Ascent from December

Lehmann Marine debuts COBRA battery system for emission-free ships

Lehmann Marine debuts COBRA battery system for emission-free ships

Lehmann Marine

By Alice Chambers | 26 January 2023

Shipowners can use the solution to electrify their vessels with up to eight battery modules

New Celebrity Cruises ship floated out at Chantiers de l’Atlantique

New Celebrity Cruises ship floated out at Chantiers de l’Atlantique

Celebrity Cruises

By Alice Chambers | 23 January 2023

Celebrity Ascent will join the fleet in December 2023 offering new onboard experiences

OSM Maritime and Thome Group to enhance ship management services

OSM Maritime and Thome Group to enhance ship management services

OSM Thome

By Alice Chambers | 23 January 2023

The firms will merge to manage crew and technical operations for 1,000 ships

Taranto Cruise Port welcomed over one million passengers in 2022

Taranto Cruise Port welcomed over one million passengers in 2022

Taranto Cruise Port

By Alice Chambers | 23 January 2023

Italian port reports 35 per cent growth in passengers from 2021 and expects at least 40 cruise calls in 2023

Carnival Corporation rolls out Starlink internet across its brands

Carnival Corporation rolls out Starlink internet across its brands

Carnival Corporation

By Alice Chambers | 19 January 2023

Partnership between cruise company and Space X will improve onboard connectivity

Resorts World Cruises receives new ship Resorts World One

Resorts World Cruises receives new ship Resorts World One

Resorts World Cruises/LinkedIn

By Alice Chambers | 16 January 2023

The new vessel will homeport in Hong Kong and offer two and three-night itineraries

Incat Tasmania builds world’s largest zero-emission ferry for Buquebus

Incat Tasmania builds world’s largest zero-emission ferry for Buquebus

Incat Tasmania

By Alice Chambers | 16 January 2023

The battery-powered vessel will be delivered in 2025 and accommodate 2,100 passengers

IMO: International Day for Women in Maritime

IMO: International Day for Women in Maritime

IMO

By Alice Chambers | 13 January 2023

18 May 2023

An international day that celebrates women in the industry and promotes female recruitment

Shirley Robertson OBE to christen Ambassador Cruise Line’s Ambition

Shirley Robertson OBE to christen Ambassador Cruise Line’s Ambition

Ambassador Cruise Line

By Alice Chambers | 12 January 2023

Olympic gold medalist and sailing champion will serve as godmother to the brand’s second ship

Accor to join cruise industry with new Orient Express ship in 2026

Accor to join cruise industry with new Orient Express ship in 2026

Orient Express

By Alice Chambers | 12 January 2023

Travel brand is working with Chantiers de l’Atlantique, Maxime d’Angeac and Stirling Design International

Stena Line officially names new E-Flexer ferry Stena Ebba

Stena Line officially names new E-Flexer ferry Stena Ebba

Stena Line

By Alice Chambers | 12 January 2023

The vessel operates between Karlskrona in Sweden and Gdynia in Poland

Nor-Shipping 2023: partnering for marine industry success

Nor-Shipping 2023: partnering for marine industry success

Nor-Shipping

By Alice Chambers | 06 January 2023

Oslo and Lillestrøm, Norway; 6-9 June 2023

Conferences and events will include BlueTalks sessions, technical seminars and more

CLIA UK & Ireland 2023 conference: visiting five cruise ships in three days

CLIA UK & Ireland 2023 conference: visiting five cruise ships in three days

P&O Cruises

By Alice Chambers | 05 January 2023

Southampton, UK; 12-14 May 2023

The 15th annual event will also include conference sessions, a trade fair and a celebratory dinner

Costa Deliziosa to depart for 128-day world trip

Costa Deliziosa to depart for 128-day world trip

Costa Cruises

By Alice Chambers | 05 January 2023

The vessel will take almost 2,000 guests to visit 52 destinations, beginning from Italy

European river cruising exceeds expectations for 2022, finds Seatrade

European river cruising exceeds expectations for 2022, finds Seatrade
By Alice Chambers | 05 January 2023

Report shows 87 per cent of cruise businesses to have been above or in line with goals for the year

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