Regent Seven Seas Cruises Voyager

Regent Cruises Voyager Pool

REVIEW & VIDEOS: The ultra-luxury experience of cruising on the six-star Regent Seven Seas Cruises Voyager cruise ship is immediately apparent when you’re greeted with champagne, escorted to your stateroom and introduced to your butler who’s wearing a tuxedo.

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Six Holland America ships cruise to Alaska in 2021

Holland America Cruise Line Alaska Glacier

NEWS: In 2021 Holland America Line is set to build on its leadership position in Alaska with a full season of cruises and Land+Sea Journeys that showcase the cruise line’s more than 70 years of experience, insider knowledge and preferred access. From April through September, six premium ships will take guests on authentic Alaska experiences. […]

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AIDA Cruises to restart cruising with AIDAblu

Aida Cruises AidaBlu aerial

NEWS: Germany-based AIDA Cruises will resume cruises in Italy on October 17, 2020, becoming the second Carnival brand to resume sailing, following the  return of Italy-based Costa Cruises in early September.

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P&O Cruises welcomes new ship Iona

P&O Cruises Iona aerial exterior

NEWS: At an official handover ceremony with the Meyer Werft shipyard in Germany, P&O Cruises took ownership of Iona, the latest addition to its fleet and the largest cruise ship ever built for the UK market.

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Hapag-Lloyd Cruises Europa 2 sails on its eighth cruise since pandemic

NEWS: Hapag-Lloyd Cruises Europa 2 is sailing on its eighth cruise from Hamburg since the pandemic. Passenger numbers are reduced by 40 per cent and after having ‘only sea days’ voyages at first, Hapag-Lloyd is now offering Zodiac tours and selected shore excursions at northern Europe ports. Cruises to the Canary Islands are scheduled for […]

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Carnival Mardi Gras cruise ship atrium revealed

Carnival Mardi Gras Grand Central Construction

NEWS: Atriums have been an important part of cruise ship design for decades but leave it to Carnival Cruises to break the mold with Grand Central, a transformational three-deck-high space that is one of six themed zones on Mardi Gras, set to debut in February. A unique twist on the traditional atrium, Grand Central spans […]

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Cruise association advises many mandatory COVID-19 health protocols

Royal Caribbean Harmony of the seas interior balcony cabins

NEWS: Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA), which represents 95% of global ocean-going cruise capacity, announced the adoption of mandatory core elements of a strong set of health protocols to be implemented as part of a phased-in, highly controlled resumption of operations.

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Experts submit recommendations for safe cruising to CDC

Royal Caribbean Oasis Labadee Haiti

NEWS: New recommendations from a panel of globally-recognized medical and scientific experts say that by relentlessly focusing on prevention and other measures – including the testing of guests and crew members – public health risks associated with the pandemic can be mitigated on cruise ships. The Healthy Sail Panel submitted its recommendations today to the […]

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