Posts made in January, 2015


Cunard Line’s Queen Elizabeth will meet her royal relative, the legendary Queen Mary, in a Cunard Royal Rendezvous when Queen Elizabeth docks in Long Beach for the first time ever.  This special event will take place on 5th February 2015 and it is particularly significant because Cunard and the Queen Mary will be celebrating milestone anniversaries this year. The Queen Mary, who has crossed the Atlantic over 2,000 times while in...


Posted By on Jan 29, 2015

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Seabourn has unveiled the names of its two new ships, both inspired by its current fleet. Announcing Seabourn Encore and Seabourn Ovation - the first will launch in late 2016 and the second in spring 2018. With the addition of these two new ships, Seabourn will have the youngest and most contemporary ultra-luxury fleet in the industry. The award-winning, small ship cruise line has revealed renderings and updates about Seabourn Encore...


Posted By on Jan 29, 2015

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Cunard will be displaying the Magna Carta facsimile on Queen Mary 2 and Queen Victoria as part of the Magna Carta’s 800 year anniversary. The ancient document will be on board these two Cunard ships between May and September. Robert Key, chairman of the Salisbury Cathedral 2015 Magna Carta 800th Anniversary Board, and a Member of the National Magna Carta 800th Committee will escort the copy of Salisbury’s Magna Carta during...


Posted By on Jan 28, 2015

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Here at Sovereign, we are very welcome to passengers contacting us in regards to giving feedback about a recent cruise they have returned from. We love to hear your stories and what memories were shared whilst onboard one of the many luxury cruise ships that we offer. Claire Plumridge, a passenger who recently travelled on a luxury cruise, has kindly shared her experience with us: We were celebrating our 35th wedding anniversary and...


Posted By on Jan 26, 2015

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 Regent Seven Seas Explorer recently received a special keel-laying ceremony at the Fincantieri shipyard in Genoa; the keel laying signals a significant milestone that brings the vessel even closer to its maiden voyage on 20th July 2016. In a ceremony befitting of the world’s most luxurious ship, a sleek black Rolls Royce Phantom transported the three symbolic coins to the keel laying event. A butler emerged with a pillow carrying the...


Posted By on Jan 23, 2015

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