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Cruise operations to resume at Port Tampa Bay in October

Cruise operations to resume at Port Tampa Bay in October

Port Tampa Bay

By Alex Smith | 21 September 2021

Serenade of the Seas will be the first ship to sail from the port on 16 October

Silversea Cruises confirms 2021-2022 Antarctica season will go ahead

Silversea Cruises confirms 2021-2022 Antarctica season will go ahead

Silversea Cruises

By Alex Smith | 09 September 2021

The cruise line has reached an agreement with Chilean authorities to depart from the country’s ports

More Carnival Cruise Line ships to resume sailing

More Carnival Cruise Line ships to resume sailing

Carnival Cruise Line

By Alex Smith | 03 September 2021

The line will have 15 ships sailing from seven US homeports by mid-November

Cruising resumes at the port of Klaipeda

Cruising resumes at the port of Klaipeda

Port of Klaipeda

By Alex Smith | 31 August 2021

Phoenix Reisen’s Artania was the first ship to visit the port in almost 18 months

Crystal Symphony becomes first ship to resume service from Boston

Crystal Symphony becomes first ship to resume service from Boston

Crystal Cruises

By Alex Smith | 25 August 2021

The Crystal Cruises ship will sail four seven-night cruises to Bermuda from the US city

Cruising returns to the Port of Riga after Covid-19 pandemic

Cruising returns to the Port of Riga after Covid-19 pandemic

Port of Riga

By Alex Smith | 16 August 2021

Phoenix Reisen’s Artania became the first ship to return to the Latvian capital after pause

Hurtigruten Expeditions launches African cruises

Hurtigruten Expeditions launches African cruises

Hurtigruten Expeditions

By Alex Smith | 10 August 2021

The cruise line will sail a 13-day itinerary visiting Cape Verde, The Gambia, Guinea-Bissau and Senegal

Marella Cruises to become first British cruise line to restart fly-cruises

Marella Cruises to become first British cruise line to restart fly-cruises

Marella Cruises

By Alex Smith | 09 August 2021

The first sailing from the Greek island of Corfu will depart on 3 September

Virgin Voyages’ Scarlet Lady to sail her maiden voyage

Virgin Voyages’ Scarlet Lady to sail her maiden voyage

Virgin Voyages

By Alex Smith | 30 July 2021

The ship will sail six cruises around the UK from Portsmouth

Princess Cruises and Holland America Line return to service

Princess Cruises and Holland America Line return to service

Princess Cruises

By Alex Smith | 27 July 2021

Majestic Princess and Nieuw Amsterdam have set sail from the Port of Seattle

Cruise operations to restart in Costa Rica in September

Cruise operations to restart in Costa Rica in September
By Alex Smith | 13 July 2021

Brands will be required to vaccinate of 100 per cent of crew and 95 per cent of passengers to gain entry

Albatros Expeditions reveals plans for 2023 Arctic season

Albatros Expeditions reveals plans for 2023 Arctic season

Albatros Expeditions

By Alex Smith | 08 July 2021

The cruise line’s new ship Ocean Albatros will make her debut in the region

Cruise operations restart at the port of Marseille

Cruise operations restart at the port of Marseille

MSC Cruises

By Alex Smith | 07 July 2021

A total of 36 port calls are planned this summer after a 17-month pause in sailing

Costa Cruises’ Costa Firenze sets sail on first cruise

Costa Cruises’ Costa Firenze sets sail on first cruise

Costa Cruises

By Alex Smith | 06 July 2021

The new ship departed from Savona, Italy, for an itinerary visiting destinations around the country

Celebrity Edge becomes first ship to sail from USA in 15 months

Celebrity Edge becomes first ship to sail from USA in 15 months

Celebrity Cruises

By Alex Smith | 28 June 2021

The ship departed from Fort Lauderdale’s Port Everglades on a seven-night cruise

Metropolitan Touring and Hurtigruten Expeditions partner

Metropolitan Touring and Hurtigruten Expeditions partner

Hurtigruten Expeditions

By Alex Smith | 25 June 2021

Seven-day voyages around the Galapagos onboard Santa Cruz II will begin in January 2022

Denmark to reopen for cruise calls from 26 June

Denmark to reopen for cruise calls from 26 June

Thomas Høyrup Christensen

By Alex Smith | 24 June 2021

Vaccinated guests will be allowed to go onshore in the country without further restrictions

Celebrity Apex sets sail from Athens for her first voyage

Celebrity Apex sets sail from Athens for her first voyage

Celebrity Cruises

By Alex Smith | 22 June 2021

The new addition to Celebrity Cruises’ fleet will spend her first summer season in the Aegean

Silversea Cruises resumes sailing with two new ships

Silversea Cruises resumes sailing with two new ships

Silversea Cruises

By Alex Smith | 22 June 2021

Silver Moon and Silver Origin have debuted in Greece and the Galápagos Islands

MedCruise marks 25th anniversary and hosts awards ceremony

MedCruise marks 25th anniversary and hosts awards ceremony
By Rebecca Gibson | 17 June 2021

Cruise & Ferry Itinerary Planning's interview with Costa Cruises wins Best Cruise Article Award 

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