Tuesday, October 15, 2019


Symphony of the Seas in St. Nazaire, France

The Ten Stages of Building Cruise Ships

From steel-cutting to maritime traditions Welcome to Ship Talk, a series of in-depth articles about what goes on behind the scenes of cruise ships! In this edition, we're going to teach you how a ship...
MSC Ocean Cay Marine Reserve

MSC Ocean Cay: Excursions

MSC Ocean Cay Marine Reserve opens on November 2019. MSC Cruises' private island is located in the Western Bahamas, just 65 miles from Miami, Florida.The island is a former industrial sand extraction site and...
MSC Ocean Cay Marine Reserve

MSC Cruises’ Ocean Cay Teaser

A cruise to the Caribbean on an MSC cruise ship will take you to the most beautiful beaches in the world.Ocean Cay is part of the Bimini chain of islands in the western Bahamas,...
Hamburg's biggest Christmas market

Top 10 Christmas Markets (2018)

Welcome to our Top 10 Christmas Markets round-up for 2018! We've collected what we think are the must-see Christmas markets this year! Most, if not all are accessible by ship (ocean or cruise - some might...
#WebcamWednesday – 22nd August 2018

#WebcamWednesday – 22nd August 2018

#WebCamWednesday – Port Bermuda Hello and welcome back to another Webcam Wednesday!Today we’re taking a look at Port Bermuda where Norwegian Escape and Celebrity Summit are both docked!Bermuda is a British Island territory in the...
How a cruise ship navigates a narrow port

How a cruise ship docks in a narrow port

Oasis of the Seas docks in St. Thomas Watch as Captain Per Kristoffersen navigates into the tiny port of St. Thomas in the Caribbean with the world's fourth-largest cruise ship, Royal Caribbean's Oasis of the...
Webcam Wednesday from BeyondCruise - 15th August 2018

#WebcamWednesday – 15th August 2018

#WebCamWednesday - MS Kong Harald Hello and welcome back to another Webcam Wednesday!Today we're taking a look at the tiny port of Mehamn in Norway from the Bridge camera on Hurtigruten's MS Kong Harald.Mehamn is...
Webcam Wednesday from BeyondCruise - 8th August 2018

#WebcamWednesday – 8th August 2018

#WebcamWednesday is back! A few years ago we ran a weekly feature where we showcased various ship and port webcams from around the world! Unfortunately, the quality of the cameras back then wasn't so great!...
Auckland Ferry Terminal

Port Call: What to do in Auckland for a day

Things to do in Auckland, New Zealand Auckland’s cruise terminal lands you right in the heart of the city. It’s the perfect cruise port to stay in and explore on your own. If you want...
MSC Seaview at sea

MSC Seaview Top 15 Things To Do!

From a Zip Line at Sea to a Chocolate Bar! MSC Seaview set sail on her inaugural voyage on June 10th 2018 after being named in Genoa. She’s the new flagship for MSC Cruises and...

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Ocean Cay MSC Marine Reserve

New Activities Revealed for Ocean Cay MSC Marine Reserve

MSC Cruises have announced further activities available on their private island which opens in just under 30 days.Nine...
Royal Caribbean Wonder of the Seas preview

Royal Caribbean Announces Name of Fifth Oasis Class Ship

Royal Caribbean's fifth Oasis Class cruise ship had her keel laid today at the Chantiers de l’Atlantique shipyard in Saint-Nazaire, France.
MSC Grandiosa naming ceremony preview

MSC Cruises Announces Grand Celebration Plans for MSC Grandiosa Hamburg Christening

MSC Cruises have released more details about the upcoming Christening Ceremony of their new flagship MSC Grandiosa.MSC Grandiosa...
Norwegian Encore at the Meyer Werft shipyard at Papenburg, Germany

Norwegian Encore Leaves Meyer Werft Shipyard

Norwegian Cruise Line's Norwegian Encore has completed her conveyance down the River Ems from the Meyer Werft shipyard in Papenburg, Germany.
MSC Grandiosa sea trials August 2019

MSC Cruises Reveals Grand Launch Details of Flagship MSC Grandiosa

MSC Cruises is to embark on the Company’s most comprehensive new ship launch ever and will carry out the largest face-to-face engagement...


MSC Meraviglia makes her maiden call into New York

MSC Meraviglia Becomes Biggest Ship to Call in Manhattan

MSC Cruises' MSC Meraviglia completed her MSC Grand Voyage from Kiel, Germany to New York, USA today and became the biggest ship...
Allure of the Seas

World’s Largest Cruise Ships (2019)

Did you know, there are over 325 cruise ships in the world? With so many brands and names of ships it is...
Amsterdam canal with tourist boat

Five ways to save money on official cruise ship excursions

Save some money and explore moreRead any forum or Facebook group and you'll find many a person discussing...
MSC Seashore Aurea Bar preview

MSC Seashore feature preview

MSC Seashore will be the first Seaside-Evo class from MSC Cruises. Built on the same style as MSC Seaside and MSC Seaview....
Symphony of the Seas in St. Nazaire, France

The Ten Stages of Building Cruise Ships

From steel-cutting to maritime traditions Welcome to Ship Talk, a series of in-depth articles about what goes on behind the scenes of cruise ships! In...