Celebrity Mercury To Be Transfered To TUI Cruises As Mein Schiff 2

Celebrity Cruises has announced that the Celebrity Mercury will be transfered to sister cruise line TUI Cruises. The announcement confirms recent industry speculation that the 77,713-GRT vessel will become a sister ship to the Germany-based line’s Mein Schiff, itself a former Celebrity Cruises ship (Celebrity Galaxy) transfered in 2009.   To be renamed Mein Schiff 2, … Continue reading

Mein Schiff Presented In Hamburg

TUI Cruises, the joint venture subsidiary of Royal Caribbean Cruises and Germany’s TUI AG, has unveiled its first ship. The 76,522-GRT Mein Schiff, was named in the German city of Hamburg on 15 May 2009.   Constructed in 1996 as Galaxy for Celebrity Cruises, the 1914-guest ship sailed in Alaska, the Caribbean and in Europe until … Continue reading