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Photos & Video: Celebration In St. George’s

Photos & Video: Celebration In St. George’s

Minister of Tourism, Transport & Municipalities Michael Fahy, St George’s MP Kenny Bascome, St. George’s Mayor Quinell Francis, BTA CEO Kevin Dallas, BTA Chief Product & Experience Officer Pat Phillip-Fairn and representatives from NCL Cruise Line gathered in the east end today to celebrate their “great collaboration, “shared... Read more of this article

Disney Cruises Sailing To Bermuda In 2018

Disney Cruises Sailing To Bermuda In 2018

Disney Cruise Line will be sailing to Bermuda in 2018, with the Bermuda Tourism Authority noting that it will be the “first-ever time Disney Cruise Line has come to Bermuda” and they are “thrilled to partner with the iconic Disney brand.” Disney announced its fall 2018 cruise schedule today, with the Disney Magic set to sail... Read more of this article

NCL Charter Vessel Arrives For Summer Season

NCL Charter Vessel Arrives For Summer Season

The 400-seat Bo Hengy II charter vessel arrived in Bermuda this afternoon [May 8] to begin to fulfil the commitments of the Norwegian Cruise Line [NCL] to provide a ship’s tender service for the next five years between Dockyard and St. George’s. Earlier this year, the Government confirmed that NCL would charter a vessel from May through October... Read more of this article

Photos: Regatta Cruise Ship Visits St. Georges

Photos: Regatta Cruise Ship Visits St. Georges

After paying a visit to Hamilton earlier this week, the Regatta cruise ship arrived in St. George’s today [Apr 21], with the 594-foot long vessel making her way to the east end. According to the latest version of the 2017 Cruise Ship Schedule [PDF], the ship is carrying an estimated 709 passengers and 629 crew as it makes its Bermuda stop. ... Read more of this article

‘Regatta’ & ‘Le Ponant’ Ships In Bermuda

‘Regatta’ & ‘Le Ponant’ Ships In Bermuda

The Regatta and Le Ponant cruise ships are both in Bermuda, with the vessels being seen Hamilton today [April 19]. According to the latest version of the 2017 Cruise Ship Schedule [PDF], the 594-foot long Regatta is carrying an estimated 709 passengers and 629 crew, while the 276-foot long Le Ponant is scheduled to be the smallest cruise ship... Read more of this article

‘Norwegian Epic’ Ship Makes Inaugural Visit

‘Norwegian Epic’ Ship Makes Inaugural Visit

The largest NCL cruise ship by tonnage to visit Bermuda, the Norwegian Epic, came along side Heritage Wharf this morning on its inaugural visit to the island. The deep draft ship took advantage of last year’s dredging of the North Channel to put into Bermuda. It was scheduled to leave port this evening, bound for Madeira in Portugal. Captain Frank... Read more of this article

NCL To Charter Vessel On Temporary Basis

NCL To Charter Vessel On Temporary Basis

Norwegian Cruise Lines [NCL] will charter a vessel from May through October 2017, while they continue to build two smaller purpose built tenders to service Bermuda between 2018 and 2022, Minister of Tourism, Transport & Municipalities Michael Fahy announced today. Minister Fahy said, “I wish to share an update regarding the Government of Bermuda’s... Read more of this article

Royal Caribbean Confirm 2018 Bermuda Cruises

Royal Caribbean Confirm 2018 Bermuda Cruises

Royal Caribbean unveiled their North American itineraries for 2018, with the Anthem of the Seas, Grandeur of the Seas and Serenade of the Seas all set to visit Bermuda. In listing the Bermuda cruises, the company said, “Quantum-Class Anthem of the Seas will continue year-round itineraries from Cape Liberty Cruise Port in Bayonne, New Jersey sailing... Read more of this article

Carnival Horizon Ship To Visit Bermuda In 2018

Carnival Horizon Ship To Visit Bermuda In 2018

Carnival Cruise Line announced today [Feb 8] that the Carnival Horizon cruise ship — which is currently under construction — will offer four-day Bermuda cruises from New York in 2018 as part of the ship’s inaugural season, with five Bermuda cruises to be offered, departing May 24, June 21, July 19, Aug. 16 and Sept. 13. “The four-day... Read more of this article

Bermuda’s 2017 Cruise Season Gets Underway

Bermuda’s 2017 Cruise Season Gets Underway

Bermuda’s first two cruise ships of 2017 arrived this morning in the West End – which the Government said is possibly the first time two very large, Bermuda-registered cruise ships – the Oriana and Queen Victoria – are in the Bermuda port at the same time. “Minister of Tourism, Transport and Municipalities Michael Fahy will mark the... Read more of this article

NCL Ferry Tender Service Begins In 2017

NCL Ferry Tender Service Begins In 2017

The Ministry of Tourism, Transport and Municipalities announced that Norwegian Cruise Line [NCL] has awarded its contract for a ferry tender service to Mr. Beau Evans, who will be operating under the name of Cruiseport Ferry Management Ltd. The Ministry said, “This news comes after NCL submitted a ‘Request for Proposal’ for the provision... Read more of this article

Pacific Princess Docked Along Front Street Today

Pacific Princess Docked Along Front Street Today

The Bermuda registered Pacific Princess is currently docked at Front Street having arrived this morning [Dec 17] from Ponta Delgada in the Azores. The arrival represents the last scheduled cruise ship visit to the island for this year. The ship which was expected to be carrying approximately 700 passengers and over 300 crew will depart this afternoon... Read more of this article

Officials Welcome Seven Seas For First Visit

Officials Welcome Seven Seas For First Visit

A delegation led by the Junior Minister of Tourism Kenneth Bascome along with officials from the Ministry of Tourism, Transport & Municipalities, the Bermuda Tourism Authority, WEDCo and ship’s agent Meyer Agencies, welcomed the Regent Seven Seas Explorer cruise ship on her inaugural voyage to Bermuda. They participated in a plaque exchange ceremony... Read more of this article