Cruise Investment Holding and Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines have announced they have filed for reorganisation of their cruise brand Pullmantur. In a statement made on Royal Caribbean’s corporate website, the company explained they have filed for the reorganisation of their ...

Fred. Olsen Cruise Line’s Black Watch is a sleek, stylish, and spacious ship. It’s been operated by Fred. Olsen for over 20 years, but was originally built by Royal Viking Line in 1972 – then named Royal Viking Star – as part of three ...

On 15th October 2014, Cruise Capital had the opportunity to visit Saga Cruises flagship, Saga Sapphire when she docked in the port of Southampton. Although Saga Sapphire is the largest vessel in the two-ship fleet, she was dwarfed by the other ...

On 21st July, I visited Swan Hellenic‘s beautiful Minerva in the naval port of Portsmouth. It was her last call to the UK until April 2016, when she returns after sailing from various Mediterranean ports. We arrived at Portsmouth International ...

On 15th May 2015, myself, and Harry Cotterill, toured Voyages of Discovery‘s Voyager at the port of Harwich. We embarked the ship shortly before midday, where we were greeted by the Food and Beverage Manager, Head of Housekeeping, and one ...

To celebrate the arrival of Magellan into the port of Tilbury, Cruise & Maritime Voyages invited me to the launch event and naming ceremony for their largest ship to date. Accompanying me was Harry Cotterill, from CruiseCotterill.com. At 46,052 GT, Magellan ...

After touring Saga Sapphire back in October, we arranged to visit Saga’s other, slightly smaller vessel, Saga Pearl II in Southampton on 8th December. Built in 1981, this little gem joined the Saga fleet in 2010 and has a near identical, sister ...

On 14th June, I boarded Princess Cruises‘ Royal Princess in Southampton for a cruise to the Baltics, which included visits to Copenhagen, Stockholm, St Petersburg and Tallinn, to name just a few places. Royal Princess would be my home for the ...

On the 28th April 2015, I toured MSC Splendida on her maiden arrival into the Port of Southampton. The visit gave us the opportunity to experience MSC Cruises who are know for their modern, European style of cruising. After watching ...

I could just about see msSerenity from the coach window as I arrived on the waterfront in Rotterdam, after a day trip to Antwerp. I’m used to seeing cruise ships tower over the quayside, but to be almost eye-level with ...