Posts made in February, 2016


Hapag-Lloyd Cruises have confirmed exciting news regarding two brand-new, “first-hand” highlights for their Asia voyages on Europa 2 in March and April this year. The highlights are perfect for motor sports and wine fanatics as a trip to the Formula 1 race in the Kingdom of Bahrain and small group tastings with German winemaker Markus Schneider are scheduled. Europa 2 arrives in Bahrain on Sunday 3rd April 2016 and it will...


Posted By on Feb 26, 2016

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The first recipes developed by famous American chef Thomas Keller for the Seabourn fleet have been revealed. The partnership between Thomas Keller and Seabourn will elevate the luxury cruise line’s award-winning cuisine with masterful culinary styles and rich ingredients. The finest ingredients will be featured from purveyors such as Hobbs Applewood smoked meats, Elysian Fields Farms, Rancho Gordo, Marshall Farms Honey, Newport...


Posted By on Feb 19, 2016

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Silversea Cruises continues to be the largest luxury cruise operator in the industry, as announced in the 2016-2017 Cruise Industry News Annual Report. The report is the only book of its kind, covering a wide range of aspects in the worldwide cruise industry such as supply-and-demand for new ships, complete growth projections and detailed ship deployment by region and market. This information has been derived from independent market...


Posted By on Feb 18, 2016

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Fantastic news for Oceania Cruises’ who have won six “best for” awards for their luxurious mid-sized ship Riviera, as voted for by Cruise Critic readers. The elegant and sophisticated ship dominated at the awards by being voted for having the best staterooms, service, embarkation process, dining and public rooms on board. Not only this, Oceania was also cited in the top five in three additional categories, which is...


Posted By on Feb 11, 2016

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Crystal Cruises have made yet another huge announcement confirming that they have purchased the SS United States. Once known as “America’s Flag Ship” back in the 1950’s,  the SS United States was the epitome of luxury cruise travel and American post-war innovation. The SS United States still holds a transatlantic speed record and an impressive record of being the largest passenger ship ever designed and built...


Posted By on Feb 8, 2016

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