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 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

Silver Spirit Christened In Fort Lauderdale

Following its arrival in North America, Silversea Cruises’ newest vessel, the 36,000-GRT Silver Spirit was christened in Port Everglades, Fort Lauderdale. The luxury ship, which debuted on 23 December 2009, sailed a 11-night maiden voyage from Barcelona to Lisbon, where she then made a 16-night transatlantic cruise to Florida.    Held dockside, the hour-long event reflected the … Continue reading

Cruise To Seychelles In December 2009 With Silversea Cruises

Luxury cruise operator Silversea Cruises will operate an exotic voyage from Dubai to Mahe in December 2009. The 16,800-GRT Silver Wind will call at ports in India, Maldives, Oman and Sri Lanka during the 16-day cruise as it makes its way across the Indian Ocean to the Seychelles.   Departing Dubai on 4 December 2009, the … Continue reading