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Take a Tour of Oceania Cruises Sirena

I recently had the chance to board Oceania Cruises Sirena in Miami during a guided tour. While I was touring the vessel, I took the opportunity to photograph the ship for a comprehensive tour. This review w...
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Viking Orion is Delivered

Viking Ocean Cruises have just taken delivery of their fifth vessel, the Viking Orion. The ship just finished her construction at Fincantieri's Ancona yard. She comes in at 47,800gt ship and can carry 930 pax. ...
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Spanish Yard to Build Two Vessels For Havila

A few months ago we found out that Norway's Hurtigruten was going to be partially replaced by a new startup Havila Kystruten. This was going to require them to build the four ships they are now contracted f...

VIDEO: RMS Transvaal Castle Promotional Film

Here's a rare video from the early 1960's covering Union Castle Lines RMS Transvaal Castle. This vessel sailed on liner routes between the UK and South Africa. After a career sailing on that route, she was sold...

New Cruise Line Alert: Elite Cruises

A new cruise line has started up in China. Named Elite Cruises, they are entering into the luxury domestic Chinese market. Technically registered in Singapore, they have secured around half a billion Yuan. This...
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MSC Seaview Delivered

MSC Cruises have just taken delivery of the MSC Seaview. The Seaview, an identical sister to the Seaside, just finished being constructed at the Fincantieri shipyard in Monfalcone, Italy. After the inaugura...
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Tour the Carnival Sensation and Carnival Victory

Over the past week I've published two tours of Carnival ships. If you follow along via social media (Twitter & Instagram) you may have seen sneak previews of them. You can find the full tours below: http...

P&O Names Newest Ship

P&O just named their new 183,200gt newbuild Iona. Iona is apparently an island in Scotland and also the name of a girl. This will be the third in the highly anticipated Excellence-class. These are the d...

Carnival Horizon Christened in New York

Carnival Cruise Line's newest ship, Carnival Horizon, has now officially been named and christened. At a ceremony last night in New York, godmother Queen Latifah poured the bottle of champagne over the ship...