Norwegian Epic Sea Trials A Triumphant Success

Saint-Nazaire, France – Feb 15, 2010 — Norwegian Epic, Norwegian Cruise Line’s largest and most innovative ship to date, returned from her first successful sea trials on Sunday, February 14, 2010, after four days of sailing the Atlantic Ocean for the first time. During the sea trials, 300… [Continue Reading]

First Ever Royal Caribbean Ship to be Based Year-Round in the UK

LONDON, 23 April: As the world´s largest cruise ship, Independence of the Seas, returns to the UK for its second season based from Southampton on 25 April 2009, owners Royal Caribbean Intl announce that the ship will be based year round from the port in 2010. The development will see Royal Caribbean generate a massive… [Continue Reading]

Southampton to be Home Port for Celebrity Cruises’ Celebrity Eclipse in 2010

MIAMI – Nov 22 – During one of its preview cruises for travel partners, press and other dignitaries on its new Celebrity Solstice this week, Celebrity Cruises announced that sister ship Celebrity Eclipse – the third in the five-ship Solstice class series – will be based in Southampton, England, in summer 2010, offering cruises… [Continue Reading]