Half a year after selling a majority stake in Silversea Cruises to Royal Caribbean for $1bn, Manfredi Lefebvre d'Ovidio has teamed with his friend Geoffrey Kent to jointly acquire 100% of the Abercrombie & Kent Group of Companies.
American Cruise Lines is offering three premium pre-cruise packages with select sailings throughout the year. From exhilarating jet boat tours to luxury hotels and Graceland, these programs offer a memorable way to begin cruises from Memphis, Boston and Clarkston, Washington.
Queen Elizabeth will be based in Australian waters for a record 118 days during a third consecutive 2020/21 season.
Fred. Olsen River Cruises is launching its second season of European river cruising in 2019 aboard 156-guest Brabant with a number of offers, including no supplement for singles on selected sailings.
Carolin Niemczyk, vocalist in the German electropop duo Glasperlenspiel, christened Mein Schiff 2 Saturday night. The event—attended by some 2,800 passengers on board—was like a premiere for the port of Lisbon, according to TUI Cruises, since this is the first cruise ship christened in the Portuguese capital.
For a taste of what the Virgin Voyages experience promises (hint: one big party of lively, attractive people in fun surroundings), the line's website is fully built out ahead of bookings opening on Valentine's Day.
President and CEO Tom McAlpin has just set off on what he called a 'whirlwind tour'—but, given that his company is Virgin Voyages, it's more like a rock star tour.