Cruise Events

NCL: Luis Fonsi Named Godfather of Norwegian Viva

Norwegian Cruise Line announced today that Luis Fonsi, GRAMMY-nominated singer, songwriter, musician and producer and five-time Latin GRAMMY winner, will serve as Godfather of Norwegian Viva, the line’s second innovative first-class ship, which will be christened in Miami. Best known for his extensive list of radio hits, including the award-winning global smash “Despacito”, Fonsi will […] Read more

A-Rosa Sena Celebrates Its First Anniversary

On June 18, A-Rosa Sena, a new ship of A-Rosa River Cruises, celebrated its first anniversary. Since its maiden voyage on the North Rhine, it has visited Cologne, Germany, more than 40 times using the ship’s innovative hybrid propulsion system, which allows for battery-powered, almost emission-free sailing for up to 45 minutes when entering and […] Read more

Explora I: The First Rolex Boutique at Sea

Explora Journeys has announced that Explora I will host the first Rolex Boutique at Sea, offering guests the opportunity to purchase some of the world’s most iconic watches. The new Rolex Boutique at Sea will offer travelers an unparalleled shopping experience with an aesthetic that invites guests to browse through a wide range of models […] Read more

ALMACO recommends Superstructures built off-site

Traditional methods may not always be the best option for smaller cruise ships and expedition vessels. Almaco has extensive experience in building vessels of various sizes and segments allows to utilize synergies and adopt methods from other segments, saving costs and reducing construction time. Almcao highly recommends building the superstructure off-site while simultaneously constructing the […] Read more

Silversea Reaffirms Commitment to Sustainability

Silversea Cruises, the leading ultra-luxury expedition cruise line, has reaffirmed its long-term commitment to sustainability and conservation by achieving environmental management certification in the Galapagos Islands, Ecuador. In fact, Silversea classifies and sorts all waste generated onboard Silver Origin before transporting it (except organic waste) from the Galapagos Islands to the mainland for recycling or […] Read more

Celebrity Cruises Unveils Details of Celebrity Ascent

Celebrity Cruises has unveiled details of what travelers will experience onboard its new ship, Celebrity Ascent, the line’s fourth Edge-class ship, which will begin sailing this November. Onboard Celebrity Ascent, guests will enjoy the distinctive Edge Class experience, including an exterior design that maximizes views, a rich culinary and beverage program, and spacious and elegant […] Read more

Starboard Cruise: Partnership with Blue Dream Cruises

Starboard Cruise Services celebrates a key partnership with China’s newest cruise line, Blue Dream Cruises. Starboard reflects its illustrious 17-year presence in the market through a sophisticated and culturally enriched retail experience that caters to the discerning tastes of Chinese travelers. It is a tribute to China’s rich heritage, consisting of a carefully curated selection […] Read more

Adriatic Sea Forum 2023 in Dubrovnik: Many projects

The sixth edition of the Adriatic Sea Forum took place in Dubrovnik, with greetings from the Mayor and leading authorities in the maritime field of the Croatian city. The two-day forum were focused on the discussion and challenges of tourism in the Adriatic, with the presence of 50 international speakers and more than 250 operators […] Read more

SH Vega: Signing Ceremony for Healthy Oceans

A major agreement to restore our oceans and waters by 2030 was signed onboard Swan Hellenic’s expedition cruise ship SH Vega. Swan Hellenic, the Philippe Cousteau Foundation and SDG4MED agreed to sign and contribute to this EU mission with a commitment to work together. Already by the end of 2021, the European Parliament and the […] Read more

Swan Hellenic: The christening of SH Diana

The christening ceremony of SH Diana, Swan Hellenic‘s third cultural expedition cruise ship, took place today in Amsterdam. The new vessel was named by luxury travel visionary and icon Valerie Ann Wilson, Founder and CEO of Valerie Wilson Travel, in the presence of Swan Hellenic Senior Management, local dignitaries, VIP guests, the media and members […] Read more