CroisiEurope's second paddlewheel ship Elbe Princesse has been launched by the Neopolia network in St Nazaire and will start cruising in April 2016 between Prague and Berlin.
Princess Cruises launched its second season in Singapore with Sapphire Princess. The line also announced that Diamond Princess will begin her first Singapore season in November 2016.
P&O Cruises Australia made history at Sydney Harbour today with a five ship rendezvous, a dual christening and the naming of Pacific Aria and Pacific Eden via twitter which is believed to be a world first.
As five P&O Cruises ships entered Sydney Harbour this morning, Carnival Corporation & PLC president and ceo, Arnold Donald, said: ‘It is truly an inspirational experience to be standing on Fort Denison with this spectacular view -- the Opera House, the Sydney Harbour Bridge and the city itself in front of us.'
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines will be waving a fond farewell to industry stalwart, Lol Nichols, the company’s general sales manager, in January 2016, after a 43-year career within the travel and cruise trade, 21 years of which have been spent with Fred. Olsen.
Total ships: 40
Total berths: 127,948
Total Order Book Value:$29,958,948,000.00
Average Price Per Berth:$262,031