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

Silversea Cruises Unveils 2013 Voyages

Silversea Cruises has unveiled an extensive lineup of worldwide voyages for the 2013 cruise season. Its fleet of 6 luxury ships will offer more than 200 cruises, visiting more than 450 destinations across 7 continents, of which 32 ports will be new to the line, including Baie-Comeau, Chios, Portsmouth, Fanning Island, Fukuoka, Klaipeda, Liverpool, Port Arthur, … Continue reading

Silver Shadow Emerges From Makeover

Luxury cruise line Silversea Cruises’ 382-passenger Silver Shadow has emerged from a major refurbishment, returning to service last weekend following a 2-week drydock in Singapore. The enhancement included makeovers for the ship’s suites, public areas and outdoor spaces, with the work modeled after the sophisticated contemporary design and colour palettes onboard the line’s newest vessel, Silver Spirit.   … Continue reading

Silversea Offers L’Ecole Des Chefs Cooking School On Selected Cruises

Cruise aficionados with a passion for cooking will be glad to know that luxury cruise line Silversea Cruises will again offer cruises featuring the popular Relais & Chateaux L’Ecole des Chefs interactive cooking school this year. First introduced in 2010, the programme allows guests onboard 10 selected voyages to discover new cooking techniques and sample dishes highlighting … Continue reading

Silver Whisper Returns From Refurbishment

Fans of Silversea Cruises can now look forward to new facilities onboard the line’s ultra-luxury ship, Silver Whisper. The 10-year-old vessel embarked on its first voyage from Rome this week after returning from a successful 14-day drydock refurbishment in Genoa, where enhancements were made to refresh the shipboard environment to echo Silversea Cruises’ newest ship, Silver Spirit. … Continue reading