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NY Weather Affects Norwegian Gem’s Visit

NY Weather Affects Norwegian Gem’s Visit

The cruise ship Norwegian Gem will be reportedly skipping a planned visit to Bermuda tomorrow [Jan 27] due to a departure delay in New York caused by inclement weather. The Cruise Hive website said, “Guests boarding Norwegian Gem in New York today have been informed that their departure will be delayed due to winter weather, and because of the delay,... Read more of this article

Bermuda Ranked As One Of The “Best Cruises”

Bermuda Ranked As One Of The “Best Cruises”

Cruise Fever has featured Bermuda in an article titled “7 Best Cruises to Take This Summer in 2023.” The Cruise Fever story said, “Summer will be here before you know it. So, now is the time to start preparing for that summer cruise. And there are a few destinations that are just perfect for a mid-year sailing. We have put together a list of... Read more of this article

Cruise Ship To Shorten Visit Due To Weather

Cruise Ship To Shorten Visit Due To Weather

Weather conditions forecast for the island this weekend will see the cruise ship Norwegian Gem reportedly spend less time in Bermuda than expected, with the Bermuda Weather Service having issued a Gale Warning valid for Saturday. Cruise Hive reported, “With severe weather forecast for Bermuda over the weekend, Norwegian Cruise Line [NCL] is being... Read more of this article

Video: Bermuda Boating Virtual Photo Gallery

Video: Bermuda Boating Virtual Photo Gallery

Step on board for a virtual journey, with a photo gallery featuring the many boats that navigate Bermuda’s beautiful waters. This 20-minute virtual show from Bernews is relaxing and scenic; showcasing sailboats, cruise ships, yachts, superyachts, speedboats and more, set to soft music and the sounds of the sea. With its calming visuals and sounds,... Read more of this article

Bermuda Stops In Transatlantic Cruises In 2024

Bermuda Stops In Transatlantic Cruises In 2024

Holland America cruise line will be visiting Bermuda in 2024, stopping in the island as part of transatlantic journeys. A statement from the company said, “New for 2024, Bermuda is back on two transatlantic itineraries from Fort Lauderdale: Nieuw Statendam crosses in April with visits to Bermuda, France, Guernsey and Belgium en route to Rotterdam,... Read more of this article

Ministry: 224 Cruise Calls Scheduled For 2023

Ministry: 224 Cruise Calls Scheduled For 2023

“The 2023 cruise ship season projections are very promising, and we are on course to return or potentially exceed pre-pandemic levels. Our team is preparing for 224 calls with seven scheduled next month commencing with the arrival of the Norwegian Gem on January 4,” said Minister of Transport Wayne Furbert. Minister Furbert added, “Next... Read more of this article

Cost Of Minister Furbert’s Trips: $1,959 & $1,238

Cost Of Minister Furbert’s Trips: $1,959 & $1,238

A trip in December 2022 by Minister of Transport Wayne Furbert to New York for a meeting with airline executives cost $1,959.95, and a trip to Miami, Florida for the meetings with Cruise Line partners cost $1,238.10, according to recent listings on the Government’s travel webpage. Meeting with Airline Executives: $1,959.95 The trip duration was listed... Read more of this article

Seascape Makes Inaugural Visit To Bermuda

Seascape Makes Inaugural Visit To Bermuda

The Minister of Transport Wayne Furbert led a small Bermuda delegation on board the MSC Seascape to welcome Captain Francesco Di Palma, officers, crew and passengers on its inaugural visit to Bermuda. A Government spokesperson said, “The ship has been on a 17-day itinerary from Europe. The MSC Seascape, built in 2022, left Bermuda on Sunday for... Read more of this article

Minister: 223 Cruise Calls Scheduled For 2023

Minister: 223 Cruise Calls Scheduled For 2023

“The 2023 Cruise Ship schedule remains fluid with 223 calls as of the November 3rd Cruise Ship Schedule,” Minister of Transport Wayne Furbert said in the House of Assembly today [Nov 18] The Minister said, “In 2023 our two contract partners are scheduled to bring 171 calls between them. Norwegian Cruise Line has 100 calls of which... Read more of this article

Photos: Sirena Cruise Ship In Hamilton

Photos: Sirena Cruise Ship In Hamilton

The ‘Sirena’ cruise ship recently paid a visit to the City of Hamilton, with the 593 foot long cruise ship operated by Oceania cruises making its first, and only, visit to the island this year.  Read More →

Celebrity Announce 2024 Bermuda Cruises

Celebrity Announce 2024 Bermuda Cruises

Celebrity Cruises announced nearly 500 sailings for the 2024-2025 season, including the Celebrity Eclipse which will be offering 7-night Bermuda itineraries from the New York area. The company’s website said, “Today, Celebrity Cruises announced its most ambitious season of sailings ever, with nearly 500 sailings for the 2024-2025 season... Read more of this article

Photos: Two Cruise Ships Visit Hamilton

Photos: Two Cruise Ships Visit Hamilton

Two cruise ships recently paid a visit to Hamilton, with the Seven Seas Navigator and the Star Pride stopping in the City of Hamilton this week. The Seven Seas Navigator cruise ship is no stranger to the island of Bermuda, having made multiple visits over the years. Speaking earlier this month, the Minister of Transport Lawrence Scott said, “The... Read more of this article

Video: Minister Scott On 2022 Cruise Season

Video: Minister Scott On 2022 Cruise Season

[Updated] Minister of Transport Lawrence Scott is holding a press conference this morning [Oct 14] on the 2022 cruise ship season. We will have additional coverage later on and in the meantime the live video is below. Update: The live broadcast has concluded and the replay is below Update 11.40am: Minister Scott’s remarks: Good Morning. You may have... Read more of this article