Posts made in April, 2017


It has already been revealed by Cunard that Queen Victoria will undergo an extensive refurbishment, but it has now been announced that the aft Lido sun deck, Winter Garden and Yacht Club will all be redesigned as well. Queen Victoria’s huge $40 million refit will take place on 5th May at the Fincantieri shipyard in Italy, and it is due to be completed on 4th June. In addition to numerous accommodation and public space...


Posted By on Apr 25, 2017

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The complete redesign of Crystal Symphony and Crystal Serenity has been revealed by Crystal Cruises. The details that have emerged include some very impressive renderings of what the ships will look like after the refit has been completed. It is evident that from looking at these images that Crystal’s ocean ships will embody a similar appearance to the new Crystal yachts that have recently launched. It has been announced that...


Posted By on Apr 24, 2017

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The size of the Viking Ocean Cruise fleet will increase as the cruise line has ordered another two more ships from Fincantieri. It has been revealed that the two additional ships will both accommodate 930 passengers as they will be sister ships. They will be joining the Viking fleet in 2021 and 2022, taking the total fleet size up to 8 ships. There are very strong signs of rapid growth for Viking Ocean Cruises as the company also has...


Posted By on Apr 19, 2017

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  A new cookbook containing popular Culinary Arts Kitchen recipes has been published by Regent Seven Seas Cruises. The book includes some of guest’s favourite dishes that they learnt to cook whilst onboard Regent Seven Seas Explorer. The cookbook consists of 18 separate chapters with recipes from several different classes taught in the Culinary Arts Kitchen onboard. Readers will be able to replicate 95 diverse recipes,...


Posted By on Apr 14, 2017

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Luxury cruise line, Silversea Cruises, have hinted that they may construct three new ocean-cruise ships, depending on the popularity of the new Silver Muse. Silver Muse launched last week as it sailed from Genoa to Marseilles on her “shakedown” cruise. During the voyage,  Silversea’s owner and chairman; Manfredi Lefebvre, revealed plans for an extensive refurbishment of the current fleet and the possibility of...


Posted By on Apr 11, 2017

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