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Photos: Cruise Ship ‘The World’ Visits Bermuda

Photos: Cruise Ship ‘The World’ Visits Bermuda

The cruise ship The World – “the largest private residential ship on the planet” – arrived in Bermuda yesterday morning [Oct 12]. The vessel’s website says, “The largest private residential ship on the planet, The World is home to only 165 residences. “An international community of residents and guests spend... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Norwegian Breakaway Arrives

Photos & Video: Norwegian Breakaway Arrives

The cruise ship Norwegian Breakaway arrived in Bermuda yesterday [Sept 29], sailing into the west end. The Ministry of Transport previously said, “The Norwegian Breakaway will make six calls commencing September 29 [arriving Bermuda] from New York with an estimated 3,200 passengers per call.”Minister of Transport Lawrence Scott previously... Read more of this article

Cruise Ship Quarantined, Then Given ‘All Clear’

Cruise Ship Quarantined, Then Given ‘All Clear’

[Updated] On September 27th, the MV Crystal Symphony “had a few guests test positive with Covid-19 en route to Bermuda” and “on arrival in Bermuda and following Ministry of Health guidance and protocol, the ship was quarantined while the crew and guests were tested again” and “the Ministry of Health gave the Ship the all-clear... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Crystal Symphony In Bermuda

Photos & Video: Crystal Symphony In Bermuda

[Updated with photos] The Crystal Symphony cruise ship arrived in Bermuda this morning [Aug 26] sailing into Dockyard, marking one of the first ‘non homeporting’ cruises the island has welcomed since the pandemic began. The Government previously said, “The Crystal Symphony will make 13 calls commencing August 25 [arriving Bermuda]... Read more of this article

Current 2021 Cruise Schedule Shows 33 Calls

Current 2021 Cruise Schedule Shows 33 Calls

The Ministry of Transport said that the “2021 cruise ship season is shaping up with a total of 33 calls as of today,” with the Crystal Symphony set to make 13 calls starting on August 25th, while the Norwegian Breakaway will make six calls. “Bermuda has attracted two additional cruise ships this season.“The Crystal Symphony... Read more of this article

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