Hurricane Irene Disrupts Caribbean Cruise Operations

Hurricane Irene’s continued path up the east coast of North America continues to disrupt cruise operations in the Caribbean. After forcing several ships to race for their home ports to end voyages and avoid stranding passengers in the run up to the weekend, the storm’s impact has now extended to reroutings and altered schedules for the majority of cruise … Continue reading

Celebrity Summit To Be “Solsticized”

Building on the success of the “Solsticized” Celebrity Constellation, Celebrity Cruises has announced that the Celebrity Summit is scheduled to become the third Millennium-class ship refitted with popular attributes from the line’s much-heralded Solstice-class vessels. The award-winning cruise ship will be revitalized in January 2012 to emerge with new accommodation and dining concepts, including the exclusive Qsine … Continue reading

Celebrity Cruises Releases Details Of Celebrity Infinity Upgrades

Following the unveiling of the “Solsticized” Celebrity Constellation earlier this year, Celebrity Cruises has announced details of the enhancements planned for its sister ship Celebrity Infinity. Executives revealed that the 9-year old ship will have new cabins as well as eateries, bars and features previously found only on Solstice-class ships added during its November 2011 … Continue reading

Celebrity Constellation Emerges From Drydock “Solsticized”

Following the successful launch of the Celebrity Eclipse in Southampton last month, Celebrity Cruises has debuted its first Millennium-class ship to be “Solsticized”. The 91,000-GRT Celebrity Constellation embarked on its first cruise with the new features from Amsterdam, a 7-night voyage through the Norwegian fjords, last Sunday following an extensive 15-day drydock and revitalization.   Part of Celebrity Cruises’ … Continue reading

Celebrity Cruises To Refit Millennium Class Ships With Solstice Class Features

Celebrity Cruises has announced that it will incorporate elements of its new Solstice Class ships to its Millennium Class vessels as part of the revitalization of its fleet. The 91,000-GRT Celebrity Constellation will be the first to receive the new upgrades during its scheduled drydock in April 2010.   Amongst the features to be introduced … Continue reading