Wizz Air Continues Growth With New Routes

European low cost carrier Wizz Air has announced the addition of 3 new destinations from its Budapest hub. The airline is to bolster its links to the UK by starting a twice-weekly Liverpool service, connect Iceland with the Hungarian capital and take advantage of the summer leisure travel season with a weekly flight to Ibiza.   … Continue reading

ms Koningsdam Inaugural Season Itineraries Revealed

Holland America Line’s newest ship, ms Koningsdam, will make her debut in summer 2016 sailing from Amsterdam, paying homage to the line’s Dutch heritage. The 99,500-GRT vessel will sail a series of northern Europe and Baltic cruises during her inaugural season, joining 6 other sister ships cruising the continent’s waters.   Following a series of … Continue reading

Windstar Outlines Plans For New Yachts

Windstar Cruises has announced new plans for its upcoming Star-class yachts, a trio of all-suite ships acquired from luxury line Seabourn. Joining the fleet over the next 2 years, each of the identical yachts accommodate 212 guests in 106 suites.   Star Pride First to be delivered is Star Pride, which will debut with a … Continue reading

Arcadia Returns To Service After Refit

P&O Cruises welcomes Arcadia back to the fleet in time for Christmas following a multi-million pound refurbishment. Completed over 3 weeks in Bremerhaven, the extensive refit saw an entire stem-to-stern refresh of the ship’s accommodation, dining and entertainment facilities while upholding the line’s commitment to a consistent decor standard across the fleet.   24 new cabins … Continue reading

Compagnie Du Ponant Welcomes Le Soleal

French small-ship line Compagnie du Ponant has taken delivery of its third luxury yacht, Le Soleal. Her godmother, Kiki Tauck Mahar, joined company officials and other dignitaries in Venice over the weekend for the maiden voyage.   Built by Italian shipbuilders Fincantieri, the vessel is designed to offer passengers a unique yachting experience and becomes … Continue reading