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Royal Caribbean Reveal 2019 Bermuda Cruises

Royal Caribbean Reveal 2019 Bermuda Cruises

The Royal Caribbean cruise line announced their 2019 itineraries on their website, with plans for the Anthem of the Seas, Grandeur of the Seas, and the Serenade of the Seas to visit Bermuda. Their website said, “Royal Caribbean released new information about select 2019-2020 Northeast and Bermuda sailings and when guests can expect to begin booking... Read more of this article

Viking Sun Cruise Ship Makes Inaugural Visit

Viking Sun Cruise Ship Makes Inaugural Visit

Deputy Premier and Minister of Transport and Regulatory Affairs, Walter Roban led a delegation that greeted the Italian-flagged Viking Sun, on its inaugural cruise to Bermuda, arriving in Hamilton from the Azores. The ship just built this year, spent the day in port and continues an 11-night cruise originating in Lisbon and ending in Miami. The port... Read more of this article

Photos: Cruise Ship Insignia Visits St. Georges

Photos: Cruise Ship Insignia Visits St. Georges

The 594-foot cruise ship Insignia is visiting St George’s today [Nov 1], and according to the latest version of the 2017 Cruise Ship Schedule [PDF], the ship is carrying an estimated 734 passengers and 386 crew as it makes its Bermuda stop, which marks the Insignia’s final visit of this year. Related StoriesPhotos &... Read more of this article

Norwegian Getaway Ship Makes Inaugural Visit

Norwegian Getaway Ship Makes Inaugural Visit

Deputy Premier and Minister of Transport and Regulatory Affairs Walter Roban yesterday escorted a small delegation onboard the M/S Norwegian Getaway to celebrate the ship’s inaugural visit to Bermuda. The Norwegian Getaway is the sister ship to the Norwegian Breakaway and is currently on a 14-day trans-Atlantic cruise which originated in Copenhagen,... Read more of this article

Oceania Cruises To Sail To Bermuda In 2019

Oceania Cruises To Sail To Bermuda In 2019

Oceania Cruises, a culinary- and destination-focused cruise line, has unveiled their 2019 itineraries, which includes seven-day round trips from New York to Bermuda aboard the ship Insignia. “These new voyages are ideal for the discerning traveler who seeks unique and enriching experiences,” said Bob Binder, President and CEO of Oceania Cruises. “From... Read more of this article

Viking Sea Cruise Ship Makes Inaugural Visit

Viking Sea Cruise Ship Makes Inaugural Visit

Minister of Transport & Regulatory Affairs Walter Roban led a delegation aboard the MS Viking Sea this afternoon [Oct 17], at the invitation of the Founder, Chairman and Owner of Viking Cruises Torstein Hagen. Some 40 stakeholders were invited for lunch and a tour of the Star Class vessel, docked in Hamilton, on its inaugural visit to the island. It... Read more of this article

Businesses Urged To Prepare For Disney Cruises

Businesses Urged To Prepare For Disney Cruises

Local tourism businesses are encouraged to get ready for the inaugural Disney Cruise Line calls which begin arriving on the island one year from now. To help with preparations, Disney and Bermuda Tourism Authority representatives will host a stakeholder briefing on Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at the Fairmont Southampton. “The Disney cruise passenger... Read more of this article

Photos: Cruise Ship Sirena Visits Hamilton

Photos: Cruise Ship Sirena Visits Hamilton

The 594-foot passenger cruise ship Sirena is visiting Hamilton today [Oct 3], and according to the latest version of the 2017 Cruise Ship Schedule [PDF], the ship is carrying an estimated 734 passengers and 386 crew. An occasional visitor to the island, this is one of two scheduled calls by the ship this year. Related StoriesPhotos:... Read more of this article

Oceania To Tee It Up & Set Sail For Bermuda

Oceania To Tee It Up & Set Sail For Bermuda

For the first-ever golf-themed cruise voyage to Bermuda, The Travel Mechanic and Oceania Cruises have selected Bermuda-based Par 3 Consulting as golf delivery partner for the 2018 cruise season, tje BTA said today. Jennie Mechanic, CEO of the Travel Mechanic said, “We are thrilled to have partnered with Oceania Cruises and Par 3 Consulting to launch... Read more of this article

Off The Rock: Hurricanes Alter Cruise Plans

Off The Rock: Hurricanes Alter Cruise Plans

[Travel column written by Don Burgess] Hurricanes Irma and Maria have drastically altered many cruise itineraries. In some ports, the channels have yet to be checked to see if they are safe for the ships, while in others the destruction is so widespread that dumping 1,000s of cruise passengers on those cities would only hamper relief and rebuilding... Read more of this article

Norwegian Breakaway Departing A Day Early

Norwegian Breakaway Departing A Day Early

Norwegian Cruise Line said that the Norwegian Breakaway will be departing Bermuda a day early this week to avoid the path of hurricanes in the Atlantic. The announcement on the cruise line’s website said, “At Norwegian Cruise Line, the safety and security of our guests and crew is of the utmost importance. “The company is closely watching... Read more of this article

Aurora Cruise Ship Makes First Visit To Island

Aurora Cruise Ship Makes First Visit To Island

A Bermuda delegation participated in a welcome and plaque exchange aboard the MS Aurora, during the ship’s short stay at King’s Wharf, Royal Naval Dockyard this week. Deputy Premier and Minister of Transport & Regulatory Affairs, Walter Roban led the delegation aboard the Bermuda-registered luxury liner which arrived from the port of Charleston,... Read more of this article

Cruise Ship Arrives Early Due To Sick Passenger

Cruise Ship Arrives Early Due To Sick Passenger

This week the Celebrity Summit cruise ship arrived in Bermuda a day early — on Tuesday instead of Wednesday — as a female passenger was in need of medical treatment ashore. A Bermuda Maritime Operations Centre spokesperson said, “Cruise ship Celebrity Summit arrives into Bermuda a day early for the medical disembarkation of a female passenger... Read more of this article