Crystal Cruises Plans Arctic Voyage

Crystal Cruises has revealed plans for a new, expedition-style voyage traversing the Arctic Ocean via the legendary Northwest Passage first completed successfully by explorer Roald Amundsen just over 100 years ago. Departing from Anchorage on 16 August 2016, the Crystal Serenity will maneuver through the majestic waterways lined with spectacular glaciers, towering fjords and vast … Continue reading

Silver Shadow Emerges From Makeover

Luxury cruise line Silversea Cruises’ 382-passenger Silver Shadow has emerged from a major refurbishment, returning to service last weekend following a 2-week drydock in Singapore. The enhancement included makeovers for the ship’s suites, public areas and outdoor spaces, with the work modeled after the sophisticated contemporary design and colour palettes onboard the line’s newest vessel, Silver Spirit.   … Continue reading

EVA Air Expands Canadian Operations

Taiwanese carrier EVA Air has announced it will begin flights from its Taipei base to Toronto. From 29 March 2010, the airline will fly the route 3 times a week using a Boeing 777-300ER.   Flight BR 036 will depart Taoyuan International Airport at 1845 hrs on Mondays, Thursdays and Saturdays, arriving at Toronto Pearson … Continue reading

Seven Seas Navigator Completes Refurbishment

Luxury cruise operator Regent Seven Seas Cruises has announced the completion of a comprehensive, 50-day refurbishment of the 490-guest Seven Seas Navigator. The intimate, all-suite vessel debuted in Port Everglades on 28 December 2009 and now features a sophisticated new decor with rich fabrics and furnishings.   Accomodation options, ranging from the 27.9-square meter Window … Continue reading