Silversea Acquires Galapagos Tourism Company and Expedition Ship


(18 June 2012) The Silversea Group announced today that it has purchased Canodros SA, the premier Ecuadorian tourism company that operates in the Galapagos Islands, and their upmarket expedition ship, Galapagos Explorer II.
Silversea plans to add Galapagos Explorer II to its ultra-luxury fleet of six ships next year, after the all-suite, 100-guest vessel undergoes… [Continue Reading]

Pop art icon Peter Max to celebrate birthday on Celebrity Solstice


Miami – (October 13, 2010 ) – As holder of one of the world’s largest corporate collections of contemporary art – including commissioned works holding large, live trees suspended within its sweeping, signature Grand Foyers — and the first in the industry to offer self-guided art tours on an iPad®, Celebrity Cruises is thrilled… [Continue Reading]

Small Ships Offer an Alternative to the “Mega Ship” Trend.


Cruise ships seem to be getting bigger and bigger. There’s no mistaking it, the mega ship trend with passengers capacities of over 3000 passengers is here to stay. These large feature rich cruise ships provide the cruise lines with economies of scale that they need in order to offer passengers one of… [Continue Reading]