Holland America Adds Second 150th Anniversary 2023 Transatlantic Cruise

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As its 150th anniversary approaches on April 18, 2023, Holland America Line has added a second commemorative transatlantic crossing aboard Rotterdam to its celebration schedule. Departing from Port Everglades on April 3, the 16-night cruise will sail to Rotterdam, Netherlands, retracing in reverse the line’s first voyage. From Port Everglades, the ship will head to […]

Viking Ocean and Expedition Ships: 11 Similarities and Differences

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Viking expanded into the expedition cruising arena following success in both the river and ocean cruise sectors. The line follows a model that maintains consistency across its fleet. All of the ships in the same class are nearly carbon copies of previous ships. Viking has taken the best components of its ocean ships and combined […]

Silversea Adding Three New Fly-Cruise Antarctica Voyages

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In response to high demand, luxury line Silversea Cruises is adding three new Antarctica Bridge voyages to its 2023-2024 season. The fly-cruise program provides the fastest, most direct route to Antarctica by enabling guests to fly over the Drake Passage in comfort. With three ice-class ships sailing around the White Continent, Silversea operates the most […]

Cruise Director, Entertainment Director Named For New Ship Carnival Celebration

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Carnival Cruise Line has announced the two people that will be leading the fun onboard when its upcoming ship Carnival Celebration launches this fall. Lee Mason has been named as the vessel’s Cruise Director, and Calvyn Martens has been named Entertainment Director. Both Mason and Martens are popular with Carnival guests, and bring a combined […]

Cruise News Today — June 28, 2022 [VIDEO]

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Norwegian Sun Itinerary Altered After Ship Hits Iceberg Norwegian Sun had to alter its Alaska itinerary after it hit an iceberg while headed to Hubbard Glacier on Saturday. In a statement, the line said “While transitioning to Hubbard Glacier in Alaska, Norwegian Sun was engulfed by dense fog, limited visibility and resulting in the ship […]

MSC World Europa to Feature Largest Kids’ Area in the Fleet

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MSC Cruises’ upcoming flagship MSC World Europa will feature the largest kids’ space in the entire fleet, spanning over 8,200 square feet and offering seven distinct spaces for everyone from babies to teens. The kids’ clubs are organized by age group: For infants and toddlers: Baby Club (0 – 2 years), cared for by specially […]