P&O Australia Unveils Largest Season Yet, Offers Asian Cruises From Singapore

P&O Australia has unveiled its largest sailing programme yet, as the line looks to capitalize on the cruise boom down under and the growth of its fleet. With the addition of the Pacific Aria and Pacific Eden from sister brand Holland America Line in November 2015, the line will offer 250 cruises from 8 homeports … Continue reading

Thai Lion Air Launches First International Routes

New low cost carrier Thai Lion Air commenced international operations this week, flying from Bangkok’s Don Mueang International Airport to Jakarta and Kuala Lumpur. The former operates twice daily while the Malaysian capital is served daily, with both routes being operated by the airline’s 215-seat B737-900ER in an all-economy configuration.   Bangkok (Don Mueang) – … Continue reading

SuperStar Libra Rejoins Star Cruises Fleet After Refurbishment

Asian cruise line Star Cruises has announced the return of its 1,480-passenger SuperStar Libra to Penang following a month-long refurbishment. Homeporting in the Malaysian city, the ship will resume sailing her popular short itineraries and operate 2 special 7-day cruises calling in Yangon.   New Identity, Shopping At Sea Sporting new hull art depicting the … Continue reading

Star Cruises Prepares New Addition To Fleet

Leading Asian cruise line Star Cruises is gearing up for the addition of the new, 50,764-GRT SuperStar Gemini to its fleet, with the vessel scheduled to be refurbished in Singapore before entering service in early 2013. Formerly the Norwegian Dream, she will be completely overhauled with upgraded navigational systems, new hull design and onboard facilities … Continue reading

Thai Smile Air Reveals Upcoming International Plans

New regional carrier Thai Smile Air, which commenced flight operations earlier this month, has outlined its international expansion plans. The subsidiary of Thai Airways will launch services to Hyderabad from its Bangkok hub, while also connecting Phuket with Singapore.   Bangkok (Suvarnabhumi) – Hyderabad Beginning 16 September 2012, Thai Smile spreads its wings to India … Continue reading