Crystal Mozart and the four identical sister ships Crystal Bach, Crystal Debussy, Crystal Mahler and Crystal Ravel will sail an array of seven- to 16-day itineraries in 2020.

Spain’s Pullmantur Cruises is offering two new itineraries in 2019, featuring the British Isles and cruises to Morocco and Portugal.

Copenhagen Malmö Port's board gave the go-ahead to build a new cruise terminal in Copenhagen. It will be located beyond the current Oceankaj in Ydre Nordhavn and capable of handling more than 5,000 passengers per call.

Following an extensive search the Nanaimo Port Authority board of directors appointed Ewan Moir as president and CEO, effective Oct. 10. He succeeds Bernie Dumas, who's retiring after 40 years in the maritime industry.

Over the past few days, Hamburg has celebrated in style. At the weekend seven cruise ships transformed the River Elbe into a big stage at the Hamburg Port Anniversary festival.

 

At a press conference in Sydney today Cunard vp international development, David Rousham, made a world-first announcement that Queen Elizabeth will be based in Australia for two months between February and April 2019.