Viking Ocean Cruises Christens New Ship, Announces First World Cruise

A year after its debut with the Viking Star, Viking Ocean Cruises continues its aggressive expansion with the introduction of a second ship and the unveiling of details for the company’s first world cruise.   Viking Sea Named in London with Norwegian Flair The River Thames in Greenwich was the scene of maritime and Norwegian tradition … Continue reading

Holland America Line Unveils 2015 Grand Voyage Details

Holland America Line has unveiled details of the 2015 edition of its renowned Grand World Voyage, a 114-day roundtrip sailing from Fort Lauderdale that will bring guests to 45 ports in 25 countries on 6 continents. The intimate ms Amsterdam will depart Florida on 5 January 2015 on a journey highlighted by 11 overnight calls in … Continue reading

Transformed Rhapsody Of The Seas Returns To Service

Royal Caribbean International’s Rhapsody of the Seas has returned to service following a month-long drydock refurbishment in Singapore that the line describes as a complete transformation. Built in St. Nazaire, the 14-year old vessel is one of the line’s oldest ships and receives venues that have been introduced on newer Royal Caribbean ships.   Cabins and Dining … Continue reading