July 28, 2015

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The 4200 passenger Anthem of the Seas will sail out of Port Liberty in November.

Royal Caribbean prepares Anthem of the Seas US Debut

Royal Caribbean International’s newest and most technologically advanced ship, Anthem of the Seas is set to arrive in the New York area on November 4, 2015, bringing with her a lineup of thrilling adventures for guests of all ages. From the RipCord … Read More...

Veendam sailing on loop cruises to Mexico out of San Diego for 2016.

HAL brings ships to Mexico and Hawaii for 2016

From fall 2015 through spring 2016, Holland America Line heads to the tropics of Hawaii and explores the spirit of Mexico with itineraries ranging in length from seven to 18 days. Two ships will travel throughout the regions, with ms Veendam … Read More...

Queen Mary 2 will undergo a major refurbishment in 2016.

Cunard flagship Queen Mary 2 slated for major refit in 2016

As Cunard marks its illustrious 175 year history with the arrival in New York of its flagship, Queen Mary 2, it is proud to announce the next chapter of innovation and investment, introducing new designs and guest experiences to the world’s most … Read More...

Carnival says it has approval to offer cruises to Cuba.

Carnival Corp to offer cruises to Cuba

(BBC-Miami, July 7) The world's largest cruise shipping company, Carnival Corp, says it has received approval from the United States government to offer trips to Cuba from Miami. The company said it was still seeking clearance from the Cuban … Read More...

Queen Mary starts another Transatlantic crossing with historic note.

Cunard marks 175 Anniversary of Transatlantic sailings

Queen Mary 2 sounded her ship’s whistle at 2 p.m. in Liverpool on July 4th to signify the time exactly 175 years earlier that Cunard’s first ship Britannia left the city’s Coburg Dock and inaugurated the first ever scheduled Transatlantic … Read More...

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