Cruise Events

Seatrade: success and enthusiasm in the 2023 edition

“Recovery”, “optimism”. These were the most commonly used words during the recently concluded Seatrade Cruise Global in Fort Lauderdale. In fact, the themes and news were many, although it is true that industry enthusiasm was at the forefront during the four intense days of the world’s largest and most important cruise show. A sui generis […] Read more

Emerald Cruises: Technical Launch of Emerald Sakara

Emerald Cruises is celebrating its new luxury yacht, Emerald Sakara, which touched the water for the first time during its technical launch in Ha Long Bay ahead of upcoming sea trials. Emerald Sakara will debut in three months with the eight-day “Ionian Sea Adventure” itinerary, departing August 5, 2023. Custom-built at The Halong Shipbuilding Company […] Read more

Viking Takes Delivery of Viking Saturn

Viking‘s new cruise ship, Viking Saturn, has been delivered from Fincantieri’s Ancona shipyard. Viking Saturn, the tenth in the class, was designed by established naval architects and engineers, including an interior design team from Los Angeles-based Rottet Studios and London-based SMC Design, who gave the design a modern Scandinavian style inspired by sophisticated yet functional […] Read more

Emerald Sakara: Kelly Craighead will be the godmother

Emerald Cruises is proud to announce that Kelly Craighead, President and CEO of Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA), will be the godmother of Emerald Sakara, the line’s second luxury Ocean Yacht, which will be launched in August and christened on December 2, 2023 in San Juan, Puerto Rico. “Kelly perfectly portrays what we find special […] Read more

Silver Nova to host Venetian Society Voyage in 2024

Silversea Cruises, the renowned extra-luxury cruise line, recently announced details of a new voyage dedicated to members of the Venetian Society. On October 15, 2024, the all-new Silver Nova will welcome guests to Tokyo on this exclusive 16-day voyage exploring key Asian ports of call before arriving in Singapore on October 31. President and CEO […] Read more

Explora I has successfully completed sea trials

Explora Journeys has announced that Explora I, the first of a fleet of six luxury ships built by Fincantieri of Italy, has successfully completed sea trials. Explora I will now undergo a series of final preparations prior to its maiden voyage, which will depart Southampton, UK, on July 17 for a 15-night itinerary through the […] Read more

SeaDream at the 2024 Monaco Grand Prix

The SeaDream Yacht Club is ready to embark on a unique journey: 7 days in southern Spain and the French Riviera, where SeaDream I will be anchored in the port of Monte Carlo for one of the most anticipated motorsport events of the year, the Formula 1 Monaco Grand Prix, offering guests the chance to […] Read more

Crystal named Virtuoso travel partner

Crystal announced that it has been added to Virtuoso’s exclusive portfolio of travel partners, which includes more than 2,300 preferred suppliers in 100 countries, to provide travel advisors with exceptional experiences at sea that will delight their clients and create lifelong memories. “Virtuoso is an ideal partner for Crystal as we look toward our return […] Read more

Explora I: Sylvia Earle becomes godmother

Explora Journeys has announced the name of Explora I‘s godmother, Dr. Sylvia Earle, renowned oceanographer, explorer and environmentalist, who will christen the ship at an official ceremony in Civitavecchia, near Rome, on July 8, 2023. Sylvia Earle, a pioneer in deep-sea exploration, has dedicated her life to ocean conservation and the protection of the world’s […] Read more

Formula 1: Abu Dhabi and Monaco onboard Windstar

Windstar Cruises was one of the first companies to offer its guests cruise itineraries linked to the Monaco Grand Prix. In fact, since the 1990s, the line has been offering this type of experience to fans of the sport as well as cruise aficionados. Windstar Cruises has decided to offer a great new Formula 1 experience […] Read more