Posts made in November, 2014


Oceania Cruises have today announced an agreement with Princess Cruises to purchase Ocean Princess. The 684 passenger ship will be renamed Sirena and will join the three award-winning Oceania Cruise’ sister ships Insignia, Regatta and Nautica. Ocean Princess will be delivered to Oceania in March 2016 and will undergo an immediate 35 day, $40 million refurbishment in Marseille to transform her to Oceania Cruises’ standard of...


Posted By on Nov 27, 2014

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The award-winning luxury cruise line of Seabourn is working closely with their newly formed partner UNESCO (the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization) to offer a wide range of exciting expeditions to over 160 World Heritage sites. As part of booking a voyage with Seabourn, there will be a number of exclusive Discovery Tours that only Seabourn passengers will have access to, thereby delivering a deeper...


Posted By on Nov 24, 2014

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MS Koningsdam will be the newest ship of the luxurious Holland America fleet when it first sets sail in February 2016. For it’s maiden voyage, the 2,650-guest ship will be embarking on a seven-day cruise to the Mediterranean; following this will be a series of 12-day Premiere sailings through early May 2016. The maiden voyage for MS Koningsdam will sail from Civitavecchia (Rome) on 20th February 2016 and it will be calling into...


Posted By on Nov 21, 2014

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  Cunard Line announced today that Richard Meadows has been appointed President of Cunard Line – North America, assuming operating responsibility for the iconic Cunard brand throughout the North American continent from 1st December 2014. He will report to David Noyes, CEO of Cunard Line.  Meadows will retain his role as President of Seabourn, leading all business and global operations for the ultra-luxury cruise line. “With Rick...


Posted By on Nov 20, 2014

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Jessica Aspin, a senior member of the experienced Sovereign team, recently travelled on the contemporary and luxurious Ventura. She has kindly given us and our clients insight into her wonderful trip, as detailed below. “I have been lucky enough to sail on board the Ventura, part of her Mediterranean programme over the summer period. The ship was fantastic. Being a quieter time in the season, I expected things to be slowing down...


Posted By on Nov 13, 2014

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