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MSC Cruises Opens Office in Canada

May 1, 2019

MSC Cruises today opened its new office in Mississauga, Ontario, becoming the first mainstream cruise operator with a permanent home in Canada.  The new office is not only a testament to MSC Cruises commitment to expanding in North America, but also to the company’s rapid growth plan, the company said, in a prepared statement.  “We […]

Seabourn Shows Off Interiors on New Expedition Ships

April 24, 2019

Seabourn has revealed selection public spaces on its two new expedition ships, set to launch in June 2021 and May 2022, respectively. The Seattle-based cruise line revealed The Expedition Lounge, Discovery Center, Landing Zone, and Atrium, which it said are masterfully designed spaces that will act as the communal hub on Seabourn Venture and another yet-to-be-named […]

Crystal Cruises Selects DeCurtis for E-Mustering Software

April 18, 2019

DeCurtis Corporation has announced a project partnership with Crystal Cruises to integrate Mobile Assembly Suite (MAS), their e-mustering solution and part of the DeCurtis Experience Platform (DXP), for a faster, safer and more resilient emergency evacuation process, according to a press release.  MAS from DeCurtis Corporation is the most complete, efficient and resilient e-mustering solution […]

MSC Makes Key Appointments in Germany

April 10, 2019

MSC Cruises announced today that Christian Hein has been appointed Managing Director for MSC Kreuzfahrten, its Munich-based business for Germany. Hein has a broad managerial experience in sales and revenues management in the travel industry, including Lufthansa and Eurowings where he was in charge of global sales. He joins MSC Kreuzfahrten from insurance multinational AXA, […]

Celebrity Summit Debuts Following Celebrity Revolution

April 4, 2019

The Celebrity Summit is ready to be introduced following her Celebrity Revolution refurbishment earlier this month, part of a fleetwide $500 million upgrade program. The Celebrity Summit now has completely redesigned staterooms and suites; the addition of The Retreat for suite guests, with exclusive new sundeck and redesigned lounge; reimagined restaurants, bars and lounges and […]

Carnival Mardi Gras To Introduce New Stateroom Designs

March 27, 2019

Carnival Cruise Line has unveiled stateroom designs for the Carnival Mardi Gras, slated to enter service in August 2020. According to Carnival, the staterooms will reflect new and innovative design practices that are ergonomically-friendly and maximize visual space, clean lines, surfaces and storage. “We took a unique approach to our stateroom design with Mardi Gras, […]

Seabourn Announces 2020 Europe Program, Back to Turkey

March 13, 2019

Seabourn announced a four-ship lineup for Europe in 2020 along with a return to Turkey.  Four of the line’s five vessels will spend at least part of 2020 exploring Europe, the company said, including the Seabourn Encore, Seabourn Quest, Seabourn Odyssey, and the line’s newest, Seabourn Ovation. Together, they’ll offer nearly 50 individual departures from 16 […]

Royal Caribbean Orders Sixth Oasis-Class Vessel

March 4, 2019

Royal Caribbean Cruises today announced that it has entered into an agreement with French shipbuilder Chantiers de l’Atlantique to order a sixth Oasis-class ship for delivery in the fall of 2023, according to a press release. “It is such a pleasure to announce the order of another Oasis-class ship,” said Richard D. Fain, Chairman and […]

Celebrity Millennium Debuts Following Refit

February 28, 2019

The Celebrity Millennium was back in service following a massive refit at a shipyard in Asia. The 2000-built ship recently sailed from Marina Bay sporting her new color scheme, in line with the new Celebrity Edge. The update package the ship received, the Celebrity Revolution, is a $500 million fleetwide project to bring a number […]