The repairs to the propulsion system aboard Carnival Cruise Line’s lead Vista-class cruise ship Carnival Vista are now underway, and Cruise Industry News has released pictures of the giant ship atop the […]
Allure of the Seas second Oasis-class cruise ship to undergo huge refurbishment
Royal Caribbean International has announced that Allure of the Seas will undergo a major $165-million refurbishment, similar to the one planned for sister ship Oasis of the Seas, the class leader.
Seabourn Odyssey emerges from bow-to-stern refurbishment
Seabourn Odyssey has undergone a major refurbishment in Genoa, Italy to give her staterooms and public spaces a refreshed look and feel, as well as modern technology updates, and rich contemporary furnishings.
Royal Caribbean reveals deck plan changes for Oasis during refurbishment
Oasis of the Seas will be the first of Royal Caribbean’s Oasis-class cruise ships to be refurbished as part of the US $1-billion fleet modernization program.
Carnival Vista loses power at sea as cruise line reveals floating dock repair plan
Carnival Cruise Line’s lead Vista-class cruise ship, Carnival Vista, lost power at sea on Wednesday evening, the latest incident in a series of malfunctions and technical issues that have affected the cruise […]
Royal Caribbean orders third LNG-powered Icon-class ship from Meyer Turku
Royal Caribbean International has ordered a third Icon-class cruise ship from the Meyer Turku shipyard.
Seabourn’s new expedition fleet to carry luxury submarines with champagne
Seabourn has announced it will offer submarine excursions for the first time aboard its new fleet of expedition cruise ships.
Enchanted Princess will launch a year from now – new features announced
Princess Cruises has commenced the one-year countdown to the launch of the 3,660-guest Enchanted Princess in Southampton on June 30, 2020 and has revealed some of the features that will set her […]
MSC Cruises opens sales for new Seaside Evo-class ship MSC Seashore
MSC Cruises has opened sales for the inaugural season in the Western Mediterranean of its upcoming Seaside Evo-class cruise ship MSC Seashore.
Voyager of the Seas to get $97m refurbishment ahead of her return to Australia
Royal Caribbean International has announced plans to fully refurbishment the 20-year-old Voyager of the Seas, the lead ship in the Voyager-class and the first to sent to Australia following a Royal Amplified […]
Seven Seas Navigator debuts ship-wide new look following major refurbishment
Regent Seven Seas Cruises’ luxury cruise liner Seven Seas Navigator has re-entered service following a major two-week refit and refurbishment in Brest, France.
Here’s what you get if you book a Mega RockStar Suite with Virgin Voyages
After debuting its 78 RockStar suites aboard the upcoming Scarlet Lady earlier this year, Virgin Voyages has now revealed the various perks available to passengers booked in the Mega RockStar Suite category.
MSC reveals eight beaches a spa and other features for private island Ocean Cay
MSC Cruises has announced that its upcoming private island Ocean Cay MSC Marine Reserve will be home to eight beaches, a family lagoon, a spa and evening entertainment as it prepares for […]
Carnival announces even more new-to-the-line eateries for Mardi Gras
Carnival Cruise Line has announced a number of new food and beverage concepts aboard its new Mardi Gras, set to debut in 2020.
Carnival Cruise Line lays keel for largest ever ship Mardi Gras
Carnival Cruise Line celebrated the keel laying for its upcoming cruise ship Mardi Gras at the Meyer Turku shipyard in Finland.
P&O Cruises celebrates coin laying and float out of central block for Iona
P&O Cruises has celebrated a key milestone in the construction of its new cruise ship Iona with the laying of goodluck coins in her keel and the float out of the middle-block […]
Oceania debuts dramatically refurbished Sirena in OceaniaNext project
Oceania Cruises has completed a bow-to-stern refurbishment on a second cruise ship, Sirena, as part of the US $100-million OceaniaNext brand enhancement program.
Italian specialty restaurant Onda by Scarpetta to debut aboard Norwegian Encore
A new Italian restaurant called Onda by Scarpetta will be introduced aboard Norwegian Encore, the result of an exclusive collaboration with LDV Hospitality to bring the Scarpetta concept to sea.
MSC’s Zeo voice app and MSC for Me tech to be included aboard MSC Grandiosa
The newest cruise ship from MSC Cruises, the first Meraviglia-Plus class ship MSC Grandiosa will feature the same MSC for Me guest technology platform as Dubai-bound MSC Bellissima.
New Orleans lounge and teens’ retreat added to Disney Wonder in refit
Disney Cruise Line has announced that Disney Wonder will undergo a partial refurbishment in 2019 ahead of her upcoming cruise seasons in San Diego, Galveston and New Orleans.