P&O’s Oriana Transferred out of Fleet

A fan favorite of Britain's P&O Cruises has a new home.Last voyage from Southampton for the ship formerly known as Oriana. MV Piano Land off for a refit I guess. @ABPSouthampton pic.twitter.com/fc6pghs...

[UPDATE] P&O to Transfer Oriana Out of Fleet

UPDATE :The ship will be renamed Piano Land. She will be sailing for a new cruise line called Well Star Travel Cruise. As stated below it’s a joint venture between China Travel Services (providing sales) and CO...
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Lets talk about Duck Tails

A recent maritime certification compliance with SOLAS is an increase in stability requirements. As vessels superstructures get taller they need a stable base (hull). A popular enhancement done in drydocking a modern cruise ship is the addition of balconies. Th...

Oriana Strikes Pier in Norway

Almost echoing the recent incident with the Costa Deliziosa in Norway, P&O's Oriana docked in Southampton and revealed her little scrape. The dent occurred as the ship hit the quarryside in Kristiansand, Nor...