Star Cruises Announces More Cruise Options For Shanghai Season

Star Cruises has announced more itinerary options for the upcoming Shanghai homeporting season of the Superstar Virgo. The 13-deck ship, dubbed the fastest in Asia, will sail a series of longer 7-night round trip cruises from Shanghai, while also offering fly-cruise holidays with the designation of Yokohama as an interport.   7-night Golden Sea Route In … Continue reading

Guangzhou To Host Star Cruises’ SuperStar Virgo In 2016

Asian cruise operator Star Cruises has announced the year-round deployment of its flagship SuperStar Virgo to Guangzhou’s Nansha port in 2016. The 75,338-GRT ship will offer 2 sailings per week from southern China’s largest city. She will depart on Fridays for a 2-night weekend cruise to Hong Kong, while a longer 5-night voyage ventures further … Continue reading

Star Cruises Moves SuperStar Virgo For 2014

Star Cruises has announced it will send the 75,338-GRT SuperStar Virgo on a 6-month seasonal deployment to East Asia, homeporting the vessel in Hong Kong to offer itineraries to Keelung (Taipei), Taichung and Kaohsiung in Taiwan, Sanya in Hainan Island and Vietnam’s Halong Bay. The line is looking to capitalize on growing interest for cruising … Continue reading

Star Cruises Reveals New Order

Star Cruises today announced the order of a new cruise ship from German builder Meyer Werft, as it seeks to rebuild its product offering and leverage on the growth of the Asian cruise market.   Scheduled for delivery in October 2016, the new vessel will accommodate 3,364 passengers at double occupancy. Like the rest of … Continue reading

Star Cruises To Base Ship In Kota Kinabalu

Star Cruises has announced the seasonal deployment of  the 51,309-GRT SuperStar Aquarius to Borneo, with the ship homeporting for the first time in Kota Kinabalu from 6 November 2013 to 30 March 2014. The move makes the line the first and only international cruise operator to base a ship out of the Malaysian state of … Continue reading