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QE2 Returns To Service As A Hotel In Dubai https://the-cruise-specialists.co.uk/cruise-news/qe2-returns-to-service-as-a-hotel-in-dubai/ After nearly ten years of an uncertain future that included rumors of imminent scrapping, the former flagship of Cunard's fleet, Queen Elizabeth 2 returns to service this month as a hotel ship in Port Rashid, Dubai Tue, 17 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0100 The Cruise Specialists https://the-cruise-specialists.co.uk/cruise-news/qe2-returns-to-service-as-a-hotel-in-dubai/ Celebrity Cruises announce Great Adventures, with Ben Fogel https://the-cruise-specialists.co.uk/cruise-news/celebrity-cruises-announce-great-adventures-with-ben-fogel/ Scale a volcano, race a yacht, or explore the rainforest as part of Celebrity Cruises’ new range of exciting world-opening experiences designed in collaboration with world-renowned adventurer Ben Fogle. Mon, 09 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0100 The Cruise Specialists https://the-cruise-specialists.co.uk/cruise-news/celebrity-cruises-announce-great-adventures-with-ben-fogel/ Carnival Cruise Line Takes Delivery of 26th Ship, Carnival Horizon https://the-cruise-specialists.co.uk/cruise-news/carnival-cruise-line-takes-delivery-of-26th-ship-carnival-horizon/ In a traditional maritime handover ceremony held yesterday at the Fincantieri shipyard in Italy, Carnival Cruise Line officially took delivery of the new 133,500-ton Carnival Horizon, the 26th ship in its fleet. Mon, 09 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0100 The Cruise Specialists https://the-cruise-specialists.co.uk/cruise-news/carnival-cruise-line-takes-delivery-of-26th-ship-carnival-horizon/ Sapphire Princess heads to the UK following refit https://the-cruise-specialists.co.uk/cruise-news/sapphire-princess-heads-to-the-uk-following-refit/ Princess Cruises has completed an extensive two-week refit of its 2,670-guest Sapphire Princess cruise ship, which will sail out of Southampton this year and in 2019. Mon, 09 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0100 The Cruise Specialists https://the-cruise-specialists.co.uk/cruise-news/sapphire-princess-heads-to-the-uk-following-refit/ Seabourn Ovation Successfully Completes Final Sea Trials https://the-cruise-specialists.co.uk/cruise-news/seabourn-ovation-successfully-completes-final-sea-trials/ Seabourn's newest ultra-luxury vessel, Seabourn Ovation, achieved another important maritime milestone with the completion of its final round of sea trials in the Mediterranean off the coast of Italy. Mon, 09 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0100 The Cruise Specialists https://the-cruise-specialists.co.uk/cruise-news/seabourn-ovation-successfully-completes-final-sea-trials/ Royal Caribbean set to grow fleet https://the-cruise-specialists.co.uk/cruise-news/royal-caribbean-set-to-grow-fleet/ Royal Caribbean International has announced it's intention to build a further four ships in the next 9 years in addition to existing orders. Thu, 05 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0100 The Cruise Specialists https://the-cruise-specialists.co.uk/cruise-news/royal-caribbean-set-to-grow-fleet/ First Look at Disney’s Next Ship https://the-cruise-specialists.co.uk/cruise-news/first-look-at-disney-s-next-ship/ The Disney Cruise Line fleet has some of the most beautiful ships at sea and the three newest vessels setting sail in 2021, 2022 and 2023 will be no exception. Tue, 20 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0000 The Cruise Specialists https://the-cruise-specialists.co.uk/cruise-news/first-look-at-disney-s-next-ship/ Lengthening Silversea's Silver Spirit https://the-cruise-specialists.co.uk/cruise-news/lengthening-silversea-s-silver-spirit/ Have you ever wondered how a cruise ship is made longer? The simple answer is, it is cut in half! Last week Silversea's Silver Spirit was cut in two at Fincantieri Shipyard in Palermo as part of her planned lengthening. Fri, 16 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0000 The Cruise Specialists https://the-cruise-specialists.co.uk/cruise-news/lengthening-silversea-s-silver-spirit/ Legendary Singer & Actress Elaine Paige named Godmother of new Seabourn Ovation https://the-cruise-specialists.co.uk/cruise-news/legendary-singer-and-actress-elaine-paige-named-godmother-of-new-seabourn-ovation/ One of the world’s best-loved and most highly awarded actresses and singers, Elaine Paige, will serve as godmother to ultra-luxury cruise line Seabourn's elegant new all-suite ship, Seabourn Ovation. Tue, 13 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0000 The Cruise Specialists https://the-cruise-specialists.co.uk/cruise-news/legendary-singer-and-actress-elaine-paige-named-godmother-of-new-seabourn-ovation/ P&O Announce Aurora will become Adults Only https://the-cruise-specialists.co.uk/cruise-news/p-and-o-announce-aurora-will-become-adults-only/ P&O Cruises have announced that much loved Aurora will become the line's third adults only ship when she emerges from a planned refit in April 2019. Mon, 26 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0000 The Cruise Specialists https://the-cruise-specialists.co.uk/cruise-news/p-and-o-announce-aurora-will-become-adults-only/