Cunard’s Queen Elizabeth to Make Maiden Call to Port of San Francisco

25 January 2012 – On 4 February, Cunard Line’s newest luxury ocean liner, Queen Elizabeth, will make her inaugural call to San Francisco, marking her only U.S. maiden call this year. Currently sailing her 107-day World Cruise, Queen Elizabeth will dock at Pier 35 along the city’s famed Embarcadero, and is scheduled to arrive between… [Continue Reading]

Cunard Line Unveils David Linley Artwork for the New Queen Elizabeth

20 May 2010 – Yesterday, in Chelsea near London, Cunard Line unveiled the stunning centerpiece for the Grand Lobby of the Line’s newest ship, Queen Elizabeth, debuting this fall. The artwork was specially commissioned to David Linley, son of the late Princess Margaret and the internationally famous photographer Lord Snowdon – and Her Majesty The… [Continue Reading]

Construction of Queen Elizabeth Begins

2 July 2009 – Today a ceremony to mark the keel laying of Cunard Line’s new Queen Elizabeth was held at the Monfalcone shipyard of Fincantieri near Trieste, Italy. The second largest Cunarder ever built, Queen Elizabeth’s keel is the third Cunard has lain in the space of seven years. When she enters service in… [Continue Reading]

History Buffs, Star Gazers, Bestselling Novelists and Broadcasters Headline Cunard Insights This Summer and Autumn

July 15 – Already considered the finest onboard enrichment programme in the industry, Cunard Line’s intellectual pedigree will be further established this summer and autumn with a Cunard Insights line-up featuring history buffs, star gazers, bestselling authors and broadcast personalities lecturing aboard Queen Mary 2’s celebrated Transatlantic voyages and aboard QE2’s final Crossings. A… [Continue Reading]

QE2’s Farewell Season Marked by Poignant Final Calls

Valencia, CA, March 10 – As Cunard Line’s famed QE2 continues her farewell season, the iconic ship’s 40th year since her maiden voyage, her final year with the fleet will be highlighted by a series of poignant voyages, including three calls in favorite North American ports that are expected to draw an outpouring of well-wishers…. [Continue Reading]