Hapag-Lloyd Commissions Europa 2

German-small ship operator Hapag-Lloyd Cruises has welcomed the latest addition to its fleet of luxury ships with the arrival of the new MS Europa 2. The newly-constructed vessel was christened by US-born entrepreneur and godmother Dana Schweiger during the 824th Hamburg Port Anniversary near the riverside district of Blankenese.   Constructed at St. Nazaire in … Continue reading

Crystal Cruises, Silversea Offer Shorter Voyages

Luxury cruise lines Crystal Cruises and Silversea Cruises have announced a series of new short cruise options, in response to growing demand for such itineraries. The former is introducing 26 voyages ranging from 5- to 8-days throughout Europe from April to November 2013, while Silversea Cruises will offer 8 sailings of between 4- to 7-days … Continue reading