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Photos & Video: Seven Seas Cruise Ship Visits

Photos & Video: Seven Seas Cruise Ship Visits

The Seven Seas Navigator cruise ship is no stranger to the island of Bermuda, having made multiple visits over the years. Most recently, the ship stopped in St George’s, making the second of what is currently scheduled to be three calls for this year. According to the 2022 Bermuda Cruise Ship Schedule [PDF], the 170 meter long Regent brand cruise... Read more of this article

MSC Seascape Cruise Ship To Visit Bermuda

MSC Seascape Cruise Ship To Visit Bermuda

The new MSC Seascape cruise ship will make a stop in Bermuda during its delivery trip across the Atlantic, with the ship set to depart from Europe in November, travel across the Atlantic – stopping in Bermuda — prior to arriving in New York in December. A statement from the company said, “MSC Seascape successfully completed her first... Read more of this article

Major Cruise Lines To Allow Unvaccinated Guests

Major Cruise Lines To Allow Unvaccinated Guests

Norwegian Cruise Line and Carnival Cruise Line — both of which sail to Bermuda — are among the major cruise lines that recently announced changes to their Covid policies, with both set to allow unvaccinated guests and reducing their testing requirements, noting that their policies are subject to local destination regulations. Norwegian... Read more of this article

Cruise Ship & Fishing Boat Crash In US

Cruise Ship & Fishing Boat Crash In US

“A cruise ship bound for Bermuda was delayed after striking a fishing vessel off the coast of Nantucket on Saturday,” according to news reports, The report said, “A cruise ship bound for Bermuda was delayed after striking a fishing vessel off the coast of Nantucket on Saturday. The U.S. Coast Guard said it received a report of the... Read more of this article

Photos: Three Cruise Ships In Dockyard

Photos: Three Cruise Ships In Dockyard

Earlier this week the island had three cruise ships in Dockyard at the same time, with the Carnival Legend, Celebrity Summit, and Norwegian Joy all seen in the west end. According to the most recent cruise ship schedule this year the island is set to receive 182 cruise calls, with 105 regular callers, and 77 occasional callers, a major increase from... Read more of this article

Cruise Ship Encounters Abandoned Vessel

Cruise Ship Encounters Abandoned Vessel

After leaving Bermuda, the Insignia cruise ship “encountered a sailing vessel which they suspected to be abandoned” approximately 50 miles off Bermuda. A Bermuda Maritime Operations Centre spokesperson said, “Sunday 10th July, 6:24 pm – The departing cruise ship Insignia encountered a sailing vessel which they suspected to be abandoned... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Insignia Cruise Ship Visits

Photos & Video: Insignia Cruise Ship Visits

[Updated with more photos & video] The Insignia cruise ship recently visited Hamilton and St George’s, making one of what is scheduled to be around half a dozen calls for this year. According to the 2022 Bermuda Cruise Ship Schedule [PDF], the 590 foot long ship will also visit later this month and then again in September and November. The... Read more of this article

Cruise Reviewer: TA Process Is ‘Annoying’

Cruise Reviewer: TA Process Is ‘Annoying’

A cruise reviewer has praised the island noting our beautiful beaches and polite people, however his praise did not extend to the Travel Authorization process, which he called an “exercise in annoying bureaucracy that creates anxiety for people seeking to cruise to Bermuda.” The review, written by Richard Wagner, appeared on the Beyond Ships... Read more of this article

Cruises: 27 Calls, 45K Passengers & $4M In Taxes

Cruises: 27 Calls, 45K Passengers & $4M In Taxes

Since April 4, Bermuda has received 27 cruise ship calls with approximately 45,600 passengers visiting our shores and the estimated revenue generated so far for government taxes is $4 million and passenger spending is $10.2 million, Minister of Transport Lawrence Scott said. Speaking in the House of Assembly today [May 20], Minister Scott said, “Since... Read more of this article

Seven Seas Navigator Cruise Ship In Hamilton

Seven Seas Navigator Cruise Ship In Hamilton

The Seven Seas Navigator cruise ship is in Hamilton today [May 18], making the first of what is currently scheduled to be three calls for this year. According to the 2022 Bermuda Cruise Ship Schedule [PDF], the 170 meter long Regent brand cruise ship – which has been visiting the island for years stopping in both Hamilton and St George’s... Read more of this article

Cruise Ship Diverts Due To Sick Passenger

Cruise Ship Diverts Due To Sick Passenger

The cruise ship Jewel of the Seas — which was traveling from Miami to Madeira — diverted to Bermuda as 65-year-old female passenger  suffered cardiac arrest and required emergency medical care. A Bermuda Maritime Operations Centre spokesperson said, “Sunday 1st May, 6:42 pm – Cruise ship Jewel of the Seas approximately 300 miles South... Read more of this article

Insignia & Nautica To Visit Bermuda In 2024

Insignia & Nautica To Visit Bermuda In 2024

Oceania Cruises revealed its 2024 Collection of voyages, with the Insignia and Nautica cruise ship set to visit Bermuda. The announcement said, “Oceania Cruises, the world’s leading culinary- and destination-focused cruise line, revealed its 2024 Collection of voyages to Europe, Alaska, Canada, Asia, Australia & New Zealand, Africa, South... Read more of this article

Disney Fantasy To Visit Bermuda In 2023

Disney Fantasy To Visit Bermuda In 2023

Disney Cruise Line announced their summer 2023 sailings, with the Disney Fantasy cruise ship set to visit Bermuda. The announcement said, “Disney Cruise Line will offer families a variety of enchanting vacations in summer 2023, including cruises to new and favorite ports of call around the world. From the majestic glaciers of Alaska to the sun-kissed... Read more of this article