German river operator nicko tours has chartered Vienna I to replace its Britannia after the vessel took on water while sailing in the Ijssel River in the Netherlands over the weekend. Vienna I will operate on a three-week charter while Britannia undergoes repairs.
New brand Pearl Seas Cruises, the sister of American Cruise Lines, has begun operating Pearl Mist. The 210-passenger ship sailed Wednesday morning from Baltimore.
Though Royal Caribbean has no plans for a New Orleans ship after April 2015, port officials aren't giving up on the line even as they are close to nailing the longest term deal ever with a cruise operator, Carnival, forge new terms with Norwegian Cruise Line and actively court other business, including 'Project Nordic.'
Carnival Cruise Lines launched a 'How To' video series that gives viewers an inside look at signature recipes, provides fun-oriented tips, presents special guests and covers other topics that highlight some of the Fun Ships' most popular elements.
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ Black Watch commences her cruise season from the Port of Tyne on June 28, 2014, offering seven cruises from the UK North East departure port from June to October 2014, to Norway, the Baltic and Canaries/Maderia.
The Concordia wreck should be towed to Genoa for breaking, Costa Crociere argued forcefully at a Wednesday meeting in Rome that failed to reach an agreement on the destination for the vessel.
Spain’s Port of Tarragona is making an concerted effort to position the city and region of Costa Daurada on the expanding Mediterranean cruise map. Several projects are tabled aimed at increasing its tourist and cruise passenger appeal.
Celebrity Cruises UK & Ireland has teamed with food and recipe website, Great British Chefs. The rapidly growing website, with over 100 featured chefs boasting 120 Michelin Stars between them, is one of Britain’s leading authorities on cooking providing recipes, tips and how-to videos.