What on earth is THIS?

You may have seen the recent news that Celebrity Edge is now on sale.

We’ve seen some artists impressions of the ship and I have to admit, when I first saw this image, I thought it still had part of the scaffolding attached to it….

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Royal Caribbean’s fourth OASIS Class ship is now ON SALE!

RCI's first Oasis Class ship, Oasis of the Seas

That’s right – Symphony of the Seas went on sale at 12pm today!

The ship will launch on 21st April home-porting in Barcelona. She’ll start with a 7 night sailing then an 8 night sailing on 28th April.

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THREE more cruise lines scrap Turkey

Istanbul, Turkey - October 3, 2015: MS Queen Victoria cruise ship of the Cunard Line in Istanbul, Turkey. The Queen Victoria is a Vista-class cruise ship, though slightly longer and more in keeping with Cunard's interior style. She is the smallest of Cunard's ships in operation.

It seemed inevitable but now Princess, Royal Caribbean and Uniworld have removed Turkey from all of their itineraries.  The reason being ‘civil unrest’.

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MSC Divina to be featured in new TV show


As many of you will know, I sailed on MSC Divina a couple of years ago in the Caribbean with a colleague and we loved every minute of it.  It completely changed my opinion of MSC after hearing many bad reports (although they were about the older ships).

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Newest Carnival Ships Itineraries Announced for 2018 – Including Europe!


Carnival Horizon which is Carnival Cruise Line’s newest ship and sister to Vista is due to set sail in April 2018. Her home ports will include Miami, New York and also Barcelona.

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NCL Bliss itineraries announced

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Hardcore NCL fans have been waiting for this – the announcement of the brand new Bliss’ itineraries!

Currently under construction in Germany at the Meyer Werft shipyard, Bliss is scheduled to begin her sailings in Spring 2018.  She’ll start with a season of 7 night cruises to Alaska. Norwegian Cruise Line’s newest ship with begin these sailings in Seattle.

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New cruise lines set to visit Cuba in 2017


All three of Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings brands have been given approval by the government of the Republic of Cuba to start operating cruises to the island. This is set to start in March 2017.

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Stricter dining policy causes anger amongst guests


There have been mixed reactions to this news which was revealed in the last few days. I’d love to know what you think about this.

Carnival have announced new rules being implemented for their dining room.

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It’s all change for Celebrity cruises in the UK


So the announcement came this week that Eclipse is leaving Southampton!

Instead she’ll be sailing out of Dublin making them the fist major cruise line to operate a ship out of this port.

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A fantastic world cruise – with MSC!


From 14th December, guests will be able to book an amazing adventure on MSC Magnifica.

On 5th January 2019, Magnifica will depart Genoa for a 119 day roud-trip taking in six continents – 49 destinations in 32 different countries.

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