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Tia Smith On Change To Viking Cruises Itinerary

Tia Smith On Change To Viking Cruises Itinerary

“St George’s is the historical heart of Bermuda and, once again, it seems like we are being left out in the cold,” the OBA’s Tia Smith said in reference to the recent change to Viking Cruises itineraries. Ms Smith, described as the approved OBA candidate for Constituency 1, said, “It’s disappointing to hear of the recent... Read more of this article

Crystal Symphony Offers Cruises To Bermuda

Crystal Symphony Offers Cruises To Bermuda

The cruise ship Crystal Symphony will make a series of trips to Bermuda from Boston and New York City this year, with 13 sailings in total starting in August. A statement from Crystal Cruises said, “Today, Crystal Cruises announced that Crystal Symphony will re-deploy to sail from U.S. homeports in Boston and New York for its new Luxury Bermuda... Read more of this article

Photos: Viking Orion Cruise Officials Welcomed

Photos: Viking Orion Cruise Officials Welcomed

Premier David Burt, Minister of Transport Lawrence Scott, Mayor of Hamilton Charles Gosling and other local officials welcomed the Viking Orion cruise ship to Bermuda, taking part in a plaque exchange. A spokesperson said, “There were three plaque exchanges:“1. Premier, the Hon. David Burt JP, MP, Minister of Tourism presented Captain Hvidsten... Read more of this article

Photos: Cruise Ship Orion Arrives In Hamilton

Photos: Cruise Ship Orion Arrives In Hamilton

The Viking Orion — which is the first cruise ship to visit the island in over a year – sailed into Hamilton this morning [June 21]. The ship has been in Bermuda since last month, and is offering 8-day cruises around the island. On June 15th, a statement from the company said, “Viking welcomed American guests on board for the first time in 15... Read more of this article

First U.S. ‘Trial Cruise’ Sails From Miami

First U.S. ‘Trial Cruise’ Sails From Miami

Some 15 months after the Covid-19 pandemic brought cruises to a halt in the United States, a “trial cruise” set sail from Miami on Sunday evening. A CNN Travel story said, “A trial cruise set sail from Miami on Sunday evening, putting the cruise industry one step closer to resuming operations out of US ports, 15 months after the Covid-19... Read more of this article

Disney Announce Bermuda Cruises In 2022

Disney Announce Bermuda Cruises In 2022

Disney Cruise Line announced their fall 2022 lineup, confirming that they will visit Bermuda, with the Disney Magic ship set to visit the Island. The report said, “The magic of the holidays returns to Disney Cruise Line in the fall of 2022 with Halloween on the High Seas and Very Merrytime Cruises across the fleet, including the first fall season... Read more of this article

Viking Cruise Ship Orion Moves To Hamilton

Viking Cruise Ship Orion Moves To Hamilton

The Viking Orion — which is the first cruise ship to visit the island in over a year – has moved from Dockyard and is now in Hamilton. The cruise line will begin offering their ‘Bermuda Escape’ 8-day cruises on June 15th, with the cruises to visit all three Bermuda ports – Hamilton, Dockyard, and St George’s. Related... Read more of this article

Change To Viking Cruise Ship Orion Schedule

Change To Viking Cruise Ship Orion Schedule

The Viking Orion — which is the first cruise ship to visit the island in over a year – is berthing at Heritage Wharf today and will move to Hamilton on Thursday. A Government spokesperson said, “The Ministry of Transport advises that there has been a change with Viking Orion. The ship was due to move into Hamilton today, May 27th,... Read more of this article

Viking Cruise Ship Orion In Bermuda’s Waters

Viking Cruise Ship Orion In Bermuda’s Waters

[Updated] The Viking cruise ship Orion has entered Bermuda’s waters and will be anchored in Grassy Bay in the west end of the island, local officials have confirmed. The cruise ship was originally supposed to be in Bermuda’s waters on Friday, however we understand the ship delayed travel slightly to err on the side of caution due to the... Read more of this article

BTA On RCI Canceling Homeporting In Bermuda

BTA On RCI Canceling Homeporting In Bermuda

“Royal Caribbean’s decision to cancel is disappointing news,” the BTA said, adding that the loss “means we must double down on our marketing efforts” and also noting that Bermuda is still set to welcome the Viking cruise line. Royal Caribbean Cancel Homeporting In Bermuda The Royal Caribbean cruise line said, “As we return... Read more of this article

Royal Caribbean Cancels Sailings From Bermuda

Royal Caribbean Cancels Sailings From Bermuda

[Updated] Both the Cruise Critic website and the Royal Caribbean fan website are reporting that Royal Caribbean has canceled their summer cruises homeported in Bermuda, with the line reportedly saying that that while “we are no longer homeporting from the island nation, we still look forward to bringing our guests to Bermuda.” Cruise Critic The... Read more of this article

Video: Minister Scott On Cruises & Island Boating

Video: Minister Scott On Cruises & Island Boating

[Updated] Minister of Transport Lawrence Scott is holding a press conference this afternoon [May 19] to “update the public on cruise ship homeporting as well as island boating. We will have additional coverage later on, and in the meantime you can watch the live video below. We will update with the full remarks as able, but in the meantime the... Read more of this article

Norwegian Prima To Visit Bermuda Next Year

Norwegian Prima To Visit Bermuda Next Year

Norwegian Cruise Line’s new vessel — the Norwegian Prima — will visit Bermuda next year, the company has announced. The company website said, “Setting sail Summer 2022, Norwegian Prima will offer an unrivaled cruising experience as you explore the best of The Caribbean, Bermuda or Iceland & Northern Europe.“Choose to... Read more of this article