In an apparent effort to demonstrate its confidence in the future strength of the cruise industry, Virgin Voyages on Tuesday ‘broke ground’ on its new Miami cruise terminal, the construction of which is […]
Virgin pushes back Scarlet Lady’s debut, cancels Valiant Lady’s European season
Virgin Voyages will not be cruising with Scarlet Lady in the United States until May, 2021, while the European debut of Valiant Lady has been pushed back to 2022.
Virgin Voyages extends cruise pause into 2021, joining several other lines
Scarlet Lady, the first cruise ship from Virgin Voyages, will not resume cruises until January, 2021, according to a letter sent from the cruise line to travel agents.
Virgin Voyages latest cruise line to cancel all voyages through end of November
Virgin Voyages is cancelling all its scheduled cruises in November, according to a letter the cruise line sent to travel agents.
Cruise terminal expansion projects in PortMiami unaffected by global cruise shutdown
Expansion projects in PortMiami are ongoing, despite the coronavirus pandemic and global shutdown of the cruise industry, according to a release by Miami-Dade County officials.
First hull section of Virgin Voyages’ third ship takes to the water
Virgin Voyages announced via social media that the first of several hull sections for its third cruise ship was now in the water, just days after celebrating the float for its second […]
Virgin Voyages floats out second cruise ship Valiant Lady at Fincantieri
The second cruise ship under construction for newcomer cruise line Virgin Voyages has touched water for the first time, marking a major construction milestone.
Virgin Voyages forced to push back its launch date yet again due to shutdown
Virgin Voyages has pushed back its launch of cruises until October 16th and has introduced a double cruise credit to reward passengers for their patience.
Global cruise industry grinds to a halt amid Coronavirus pandemic
The global Coronavirus pandemic is bringing the world’s cruise industry to a standstill amid growing fears over the vulnerability of cruise ships to on-board outbreaks of the virus.
Princess, Viking and Virgin Voyages suspend operations amid Coronavirus disruption
With a multitude of cruise ports around the world now placing extreme restrictions on cruise ships allowed to dock, or barring ships from visiting altogether, at least three cruise lines have announced […]
Ship Review: Virgin Voyages’ Scarlet Lady
After four years of construction and even more of rumour and expectation, Virgin Voyages’ first cruise ship Scarlet Lady has finally entered service, instantly becoming one of the most innovative ships in […]
Virgin Voyages’ first cruise ship Scarlet Lady delivered in Italy
Virgin Voyages’ first cruise ship Scarlet Lady has been delivered. The first of four cruise ships for the brand new cruise line, she was presented Thursday for delivery at Fincantieri’s shipyard in […]
Video: Sir Richard Branson tours Scarlet Lady following successful sea trials
Scarlet Lady has returned from her sea trials with all systems functioning as normal, Virgin Voyages has announced in a release.
Virgin Voyages second ship to be called Valiant Lady, will be deployed in the Mediterranean
Virgin Voyages will name its second cruise ship Valiant Lady and will deploy her in the European cruise market sailing 7-night Mediterranean itineraries out of Barcelona, Spain.
Virgin Voyages announces pre-inaugural cruise dates as Scarlet Lady begins sea trials
Scarlet Lady, the first cruise ship from the brand new cruise line Virgin Voyages, is currently at sea undergoing sea trials, while Virgin has announced a set of pre-inaugural cruises ahead of […]
Virgin Voyages develops signature craft beer because it ‘loves a challenge’
Virgin Voyages has developed a signature craft beer to be sold on-board Scarlet Lady, its first cruise ship.
Even Virgin Voyages’ lifeboat tenders have style, new Bimini video also released
Virgin Voyages has revealed the design of its lifeboat tenders for Scarlet Lady, its upcoming cruise ship, and they look far more chic and comfortable than most cruise lines’. Virgin Voyages posted […]
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.
Virgin Voyages announces Havana alternative and first Canadian female captain
Virgin Voyages has appointed Captain Wendy Williams as Master of Scarlet Lady, the first cruise ship being built for the new cruise line, and has announced new itineraries for its Caribbean cruises […]
Virgin Voyages unnamed ‘Lady Ship 2’ begins to take shape at Fincantieri
Virgin Voyages has commenced construction of its second ‘Lady Ship’ at the Fincantieri shipyard in Italy, according to a tweet by Stacy Shaw, Vice President of Sales & Business Development at the […]