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New Viking Venus arrives in UK for the first time

New Viking Venus arrives in UK for the first time

Viking

By Rebecca Gibson | 11 May 2021

Viking vessel will be christened in Portsmouth on 17 May and begin cruises around England

Holland America Line to restart cruising from Greece

Holland America Line to restart cruising from Greece

Holland America Line

By Alex Smith | 07 May 2021

Eurodam will sail four seven-day cruises departing from Piraeus in August

Prioritising passenger safety at the Port of Vancouver

Prioritising passenger safety at the Port of Vancouver
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 07 May 2021

The Port of Vancouver is working to ensure the safety of its passengers, while using innovative technologies to plan for its long-term future growth

The port is ensuring safety while using innovative technologies to plan for future growth

UnCruise Adventures moves Alaska relaunch forward

UnCruise Adventures moves Alaska relaunch forward

UnCruise Adventures

By Alex Smith | 05 May 2021

The cruise will offer sailings departing from Juneau, Alaska, from 7 May

Cruise Baltic and Cruise Norway launch Itinerary Planner tool

Cruise Baltic and Cruise Norway launch Itinerary Planner tool
By Rebecca Gibson | 05 May 2021

Cruise lines can check availability at ports in Norway and Baltic Sea region

A powerful partner for the cruise industry

A powerful partner for the cruise industry
By Rebecca Gibson | 04 May 2021

Aris Batsoulis tells Rebecca Gibson about the fundamental role MedCruise is playing in bringing safe cruising back to ports and destinations in the Mediterranean and its adjoining seas

Aris Batsoulis discusses the role MedCruise is playing in bringing safe cruising back to ports

Seabourn to resume sailing in Barbados this July

Seabourn to resume sailing in Barbados this July

Seabourn

By Rebecca Gibson | 23 April 2021

Cruise line works with Barbadian Government to plan seven-day roundtrips from Bridgetown

The Port of Dover: Gateway to the world

The Port of Dover: Gateway to the world
By Alex Smith | 22 April 2021

Visitors to the Port of Dover can explore the history of the local area with trips to some of Britain’s iconic landmarks

Visitors to the British destination can explore history with trips to some of the country’s iconic landmarks

MSC Cruises signs new homeporting agreement with Cruise Saudi

MSC Cruises signs new homeporting agreement with Cruise Saudi

MSC Cruises

By Rebecca Gibson | 21 April 2021

MSC Magnifica to sail from Jeddah and MSC Virtuosa to make weekly calls to Dammam this winter

Port of HaminaKotka gears up for summer cruise calls

Port of HaminaKotka gears up for summer cruise calls

Viking Line

By Rebecca Gibson | 20 April 2021

Finnish port makes more berthing space available to accommodate expected rise in ship visits

MSC Cruises announces new and updated summer itineraries

MSC Cruises announces new and updated summer itineraries

Daniele Di Maria/MSC Cruises

By Alex Smith | 19 April 2021

Additional cruises will be on offer in the Mediterranean and across Europe

Port of Tyne prepares for cruise boom in summer 2021

Port of Tyne prepares for cruise boom in summer 2021

Port of Tyne

By Rebecca Gibson | 16 April 2021

UK port secures calls from seven operators as part of their cruises along the English coastline

Crystal Endeavor to sail around Iceland in inaugural deployment

Crystal Endeavor to sail around Iceland in inaugural deployment

Crystal Cruises

By Alex Smith | 14 April 2021

First Crystal Expedition Cruises’ ship will depart from Reykjavik on 17 July

Silversea to require vaccinations for future sailings

Silversea to require vaccinations for future sailings

Silversea Cruises

By Alex Smith | 12 April 2021

The cruise line also announced new voyages onboard Silver Moon in June

Scarlet Lady to sail from Portsmouth in maiden voyage

Scarlet Lady to sail from Portsmouth in maiden voyage

Portsmouth International Port

By Alex Smith | 09 April 2021

The ship will be the largest to depart from the British port

Returning to the homeland after the pandemic

Returning to the homeland after the pandemic
By Susan Parker | 09 April 2021

Federico Bartoli tells Susan Parker why Costa Cruises is focusing on its long history with Italy as its primary route back to cruising

Federico Bartoli explains why Costa Cruises is focusing on Italy as its route back to cruising

Lindblad Expeditions resuming voyages in summer

Lindblad Expeditions resuming voyages in summer

Lindblad Expeditions

By Alex Smith | 06 April 2021

The cruise line will restart sailings in Alaska and the Galapagos islands in June

Princess Cruises to offer UK summer cruises

Princess Cruises to offer UK summer cruises

Princess Cruises

By Alex Smith | 24 March 2021

Regal Princess and Sky Princess will sail itineraries ranging from three to seven nights

Cyril B. Romney Tortola Pier Park to reopen in June

Cyril B. Romney Tortola Pier Park to reopen in June

British Virgin Islands Ports Authority

By Alex Smith | 23 March 2021

British Virgin Island will accept calls from vessels with fully vaccinated passengers and crew

Celebrity Cruises to resume sailing in Caribbean in June

Celebrity Cruises to resume sailing in Caribbean in June

Celebrity Cruises

By Alex Smith | 22 March 2021

The renovated Celebrity Millennium will sail roundtrip voyages from St. Maarten

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