First Look: HANSEATIC inspiration

German Hapag-Lloyd Cruises newest ship has just entered service. The HANSEATIC inspiration is the second ship in their luxury expedition class.VIEW HANSEATIC INSPIRATION DECK PLANSHapag-Ll...

First Look: HANSEATIC nature

German Hapag-Lloyd Cruises newest ship has just entered service. The HANSEATIC nature is the first ship in their luxury expedition class.VIEW HANSEATIC NATURE DECK PLANSEuropean tour operat...

Bremen Deck Plans

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Europa 2 Deck Plans

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Hapag Lloyd Cruises Announces Two Newbuilds with VARD

 Germany's Hapag Lloyd Cruises announced they will build two expedition type ships with Norway's VARD. A deal had been rumored eariler in the year that VARD agreed to a two ship deal with an anonym...

Europa Deck Plans

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Fire on German Ship in Shipyard

While undergoing a routine drydock in Bremerhaven, Germany, Hapag Lloyd cruises MS Hanseatic suffered an engine room fire. The fire was severe enough that more reparis will be needed. As a result, Hapag Lloyd w...

TUI continues to Book a Loss and Other Small Line News

According to a financial review of TUI AG, the German arm of TUI group will make some changes to its Hapag-Lloyd Kreuzfahrten. The German live has seen a reduction of passengers with the average ship sailing at...

Europa 2 Sets Sail

Here are some photos off of Shipspotting that show what Hapag-Lloyd’s newest ship looks like. I really love the raked stern. Very much like the Crystal (ex-Silja Opera, Leeward). The only weird design feature I noticed was the bridge seems to be up a deck too ...

Hapag-Lloyd Officially Receives Europa 2

After 20 months under construction, the management of Hapag-Lloyd Cruises has satisfied itself on the outstanding condition of the EUROPA 2. After signing the acquisition papers, Dr Flägel said: “Today is a s...