October 27, 2016

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Mediterranean By Cruise Ship

New! 7th Edition Now Available

The long awaited 7th Edition of this best seller, Mediterranean By Cruise Ship is now available. Embark on one of the most exciting cruises in the world and visit the civilizations and cultures that have shaped history for thousands of years. The new 7th edition includes updates and additions to all ports of this destination from Portugal to Turkey with extensive detail on home-ports such as Rome, Venice, Barcelona and Athens. All port information is packed with practical tips on getting around, recommended shore excursions, shopping and restaurant suggestions with color maps showing exactly where the ships dock. This new edition covers eastern and western itineraries with hundreds of color photos and maps that capture the essence of each locale.

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Norwegian Cruise Lines new Bliss destined for Alaska.

NCL brings new ship to Alaska in 2018

Norwegian Cruise Line will pioneer a new era of Alaska cruising beginning June 2018, as the company announced that its next new vessel, named Norwegian Bliss, will be the first cruise ship custom-built with features and amenities for the Alaska … Read More...

Royal Caribbean's new Icon ships are expected to accommodate up to five thousand passengers.

Royal Caribbean’s new Icon Class comes cleaner

Royal Caribbean’s next class of cruise ship will be powered by liquefied natural gas (LNG) and introduce the use of fuel cell technology to dramatically reduce greenhouse gas emissions. The move marks a new era in shipbuilding, the company said in … Read More...

Seabourn Sojourn will take passengers deeper into the remote ports and channels of Alaska.

Seabourn’s unique Alaska itineraries

Seabourn, the ultra-luxury, small-ship cruise line, has detailed its itineraries for its return to Alaska in 2017. Responding to high guest demand and having not deployed a ship there for 15 years, Seabourn Sojourn will offer a series of 11-, 12- and … Read More...

Artist rendering of Costa's new 180,000 ton ship.

Costa names design teams for new 180,000 ton ships

Costa Cruises has selected four leading design firms to create the interiors of the two new 180,000-ton ships scheduled for delivery in 2019 and 2021. While Adam D. Tihany of Tihany Design will serve as overall creative director, Jeffrey Beers … Read More...

Queen Mary 2's refit includes classy new digs for dogs.

Queen Mary 2 Reno fit for a purebreed

Queen Mary 2 gave a royal welcome to Boston’s top Instagram dogs, Nacho and Bear who enjoyed the new kennels on the Remastered ship at Boston’s Black Falcon Cruse Terminal. Cunard’s flagship ocean liner sailed into Boston today to debut its … Read More...

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